Ellis Henican: When it’s OK to use words such as “lie” and “stupid” in news reporting

In this revealing and brutally honest episode of "The Man in the Arena", Henican and Emmy Award winning broadcast journalist Ed Berliner take on not just how one can honestly tell the difference between fake news and true reporting, but why we may have reached the point where using words such as "lie" and "stupid" out loud and in print may be just what America needs.

Ellis Henican: When it’s OK to use words such as “lie” and “stupid” in news reporting2020-02-24T03:02:14+00:00

Randy Gordon: Boxing isn’t nearly as dead as some would believe

Randy Gordon has been part of the fight game for more than 50 years, yet still maintains his childlike exuberance for the sport. The former NY State Athletic Commissioner, author, member of the NJ Boxing Hall of Fame and current host on SiriusXM does not believe boxing is being swallowed by MMA, UFC and other combat sports. On the contrary. It's a friendly debate with Emmy Award winning broadcast journalist Ed Berliner, who thinks the sport will never rise again to it's former glory. The moments when boxing faded, the reason why people love to see the pummeling of MMA, and the future stars that prove boxing is returning in big way. It's all in this episode of "The Man in the Arena", where the old friends verbally do indeed step into the arena and let the punches fly.

Randy Gordon: Boxing isn’t nearly as dead as some would believe2020-02-14T14:36:35+00:00

Peter Golenbock: Baseball Cheats & Owner Controlled Commish Nothing New

This could be the most dysfunctional and disastrous time in Major League Baseball history. Then again, at the same time, it could an era of cheating and dreadful leadership that will soon pass into history without any real repercussions to the sport. Peter Golenbock has written more than 20 books about baseball and brings his intimate knowledge of the game and it's character to "The Man in the Arena". From cheats who may very well work again in baseball, to a Commissioner under the thumb of his media bosses, to the player who magnificently scorched that Commish over some of the more ludicrously bad rules ideas the game has ever known, it's all in here and a lot more. Join Emmy Award winning broadcaster and host Ed Berliner for a rollicking rendition of "The Man in the Arena".

Peter Golenbock: Baseball Cheats & Owner Controlled Commish Nothing New2020-02-13T11:50:34+00:00

Margaret Carlson, “Daily Beast” Columnist: Dems & Press Haven’t Learned a Thing how to Defeat Trump

Democrats may think they have good intentions, but at the moment, they have little or no chance of defeating Donald Trump in November. They failed to get Bernie under control, Mayor Pete hasn't grown into the job yet, Biden looks finished, Warren is thrashing about, and the best choice might be Bloomberg. Along with that, Hillary isn't helping, and neither is a "stuck in the mud" press corps.  Veteran political columnist Margaret Carlson joins Emmy Award winning journalist Ed Berliner for a rousing and provocative episode of "The Man in the Arena".

Margaret Carlson, “Daily Beast” Columnist: Dems & Press Haven’t Learned a Thing how to Defeat Trump2020-02-08T16:22:03+00:00

Kobe Bryant: Superstar. Cocky. Troubled. Almost threw it all away, instead became a generational hero.

Kobe Bryant was more than just an exceptional basketball player. He was a teenager thrust into the world of men, the kid who conquered a league, the young man who seemed to try his best in throwing it all away, and who in the end realized what he had been given and turned his life into an inspirational cavalcade. Roland Lazenby is an accomplished American author of numerous sports books, 2 of those about Kobe Bryant. He joins Ed Berliner to remember Kobe, with stories many will hear for the first time. Another special edition of the sports program that speaks to the intelligent mind, "The Fastest Show in Sports".

Kobe Bryant: Superstar. Cocky. Troubled. Almost threw it all away, instead became a generational hero.2020-01-28T01:23:01+00:00

Joe Casale on the MLB Cheating Scandal: Far from over due to their own ignorance

The MLB cheating scandal has only just begun, with more questions being raised every day about how many other players, managers, coaches and front office types will be busted before it's over.

Joe Casale on the MLB Cheating Scandal: Far from over due to their own ignorance2020-01-15T19:10:43+00:00