June 23, 2009

Randi Rhodes screeches back to Air America! (WZAA)

Air America Radio has announced that starting today, Randi Rhodes will be screeching on their (new) flagship station, WZAA in Washington DC (airamerica.com/washington). Their previous flagship was located in New York, until that failed due to low ratings. But, now they've got a new one. She'll be screeching from 3pm to 6pm weekdays, until such... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 02:12 PM

April 23, 2009

Randi Rhodes returns to radio... on Rush's network!

Starting on May 11, the magic will be coming back, as will the screeching and the incoherent rants. Randi Rhodes will be joining Premiere Radio Networks. Not only are they owned by Clear Channel, but other hosts on that network include Dr. Laura Schlessinger, Sean Hannity, and the devil himself, Rush Limbaugh. They also feature... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 08:13 PM

February 09, 2009

Randi Rhodes; off the air? Where did she go? Does anyone care?

Randi Rhodes' listener just emailed me to inform me that Randi hasn't been doing her show for the last few days, including today. He said he was trying to find other listeners who knew what was going on, but, after a full day of searching he found one other person who'd heard the show... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 05:19 PM

September 13, 2008

Randi Rhodes: Sarah Palin is the child molester type

When your whole career has been based on a series of lows, in order to get any sort of attention you have to keep getting lower and lower. Randi Rhodes lives that credo to the max, as she says this about Sarah Palin (via this): "She's the woman who shows up at the kid's birthday... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 02:22 PM

September 09, 2008

Randi Rhodes: McCain "well treated" in Vietnam prison camp

And, here you thought Randi Rhodes couldn't get any lower. But, she's outdone herself with this rant: Of course he (McCain) became very friendly with the Vietnamese. They called him the Prince. He was well treated actually. And he was well treated because he traded these propaganda interviews for good treatment. So look, it's a... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 08:40 PM

August 05, 2008

CACI loses appeal over Randi Rhodes/AAR defamation lawsuit

All ten Randi Rhodes fans - especially the one who's familiar with the lawsuit CACI filed against her and Air America Radio - should let out a loud whoop, because the appeal of the suit's earlier dismissal has been upheld (link).... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 10:46 PM

April 21, 2008

Randi Rhodes sets record straight! (Dave Kopel hit piece)

Who knew that Randi Rhodes has her own Rapid Response Team designed to immediately smack down rumors and false statements about her? And, who knew that Rhoads herself was apparently the sole member of the RRT? No sooner had Dave Kopel, columnist for the Rocky Mountain News, offered "Regrettably, Rhodes returns to radio" (link), then... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 11:23 AM

April 12, 2008

Randi Rhodes explains quitting AAR on Larry King

Here's a video of Randi Rhodes explaining why she quit Air America Radio on the Larry King Live. She claims that the real reason she was suspended was because they wanted to re-negotiate her contract to add in the right to fire her at will. She claims they wouldn't allow her to come back on... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 01:48 PM

April 10, 2008

Randi Rhodes quits Air America Radio!

Randi Rhodes has either quit, walked away, or been fired from Air America Radio! (AAR is a "liberal" radio network, and Rhoads has been one of their key hosts throughout their turbulent four year history. The network continues broadcasting on some radio stations throughout the U.S.) She will supposedly be joining San Francisco's Green 960,... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 09:59 AM

April 03, 2008

Randi Rhodes "comedy": Hillary, Ferraro are "whores"

[UPDATES BELOW] Air America Radio host Randi Rhodes is under attack by pro-Clintonian forces after calling Hillary Clinton and Geraldine Ferraro "whores". She even called Hillary a "big f*cking whore" and said that Ferraro turned out to be a "David Duke in drag". This was during some sort of "comedy" stand-up performace somewhere and not... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 10:10 AM

February 07, 2008

Randi Rhodes: Mitt Romney supporters will go on "killing rampage"

Randi Rhodes sure isn't falling down on the job. On Super Tuesday, she aired yet another "parody", this time an ad from the group "Republicans for Mitt Romney or Mass Suicide": ...[Announcer] If John McCain is the nominee, well, we are going to kill everybody, then turn the guns on ourselves. So choose wisely this... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 04:48 PM

October 24, 2007

Randi Rhodes on CA fires: Blackwater might be involved

Randi Rhodes says that "Blackwater thugs" weren't responsible for her being "mugged" after leaving an Irish pub in NYC. The California wild fires are another story: And you know, every time I look for it what comes up, believe it or not, is that Blackwater wants to move to San Diego and build this giant... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 12:30 PM

October 18, 2007

Randi Rhodes statement on "mugging"/falling down incident

Speaking on her radio show today, Air America Radio's Randi Rhodes spoke about her supposed mugging. She said she was watching football in an Irish pub and went outside for a smoke. The next thing she knew she was on the ground, having fallen or been pushed into a metal grate. She also said she... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 12:40 PM

October 16, 2007

Randi Rhodes: mugged by right-winger, or?

Air America Radio host Randi Rhodes was supposedly mugged on Sunday night in New York City while walking her dog and supposedly lost a few teeth. Already, her fans are saying "This was a political attack" and others are playing a similar game. However, at this point in time all that's known is that she's... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 09:59 AM

July 05, 2007

Randi Rhodes: transphobe! (Ann Coulter)

One of the core tenets of "liberalism", aka Gramscism, is that "liberals" can't be racist, homophobic, or all the other names "liberals" accuse non-"liberals" of being, no matter how racist, homophobic, etc. those "liberals" in fact are. For instance, on this excerpt Randi Rhodes says she wants to "kick Ann Coulter in the nuts",... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 03:04 PM

May 29, 2007

Randi Rhodes: scatological, drunk, and horny

Randi Rhodes, discussing her "style", says: It's fact-based scatological rants. The stuff is in my head because I read everything in the morning. And of course, all weekend long I'm watching C-span. So I have the facts. But it's scatological. It just comes out... Then, in response to the question, "If we were at a... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 01:10 PM

January 02, 2007

Judge: Defamation suit against bankrupt Air America can proceed

The "government contractor" CACI - which is involved in some way in U.S. prisons in Iraq - has been cleared to proceed with their defamation suit against Air America and Randi Rhodes over statements she made on her show: The suit stemmed from comments Rhodes made Aug. 25-26, 2005 on her radio show. According to... Keep reading >>>

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December 25, 2006

Merry Christmas from Randi Rhodes!

(If you don't get it, click here)... Keep reading >>>

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October 06, 2006

Do you have a personal disappearance plan?

Discussing the recent "Torture Bill/"Detainee Trial Bill"/"Military Commissions Act of 2006" and keying off the article "In Case I Disappear" by "scholar" (her characterization) William Rivers Pitt, Randi Rhodes suggests that everyone creates a "disappearance plan" in case they're sent to Gitmo or even worse places. From the audio here: Make known what you would... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 03:19 PM | Comments (0)

Jeff Gannon: "Randi Rhodes Has No Manners"

Jeff Gannon, aka James Guckert, was scheduled to appear on Randi Rhodes' show yesterday. However, in his quest to only leave an impression and not marks, he pulled out of the appearance at the last second because of the way that she was promoting it. From an email message personally sent to me by Randi:... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 02:24 AM | Comments (1)

August 30, 2006

Randi Rhodes at Hempfest 2006 (Seattle)

The sweet smell of Washington's state flower the magnolia was in the air as Air America host Randi Rhodes visited Seattle on or about 4:20PM on August 19 or 20 or so for this year's Hempfest. The "Fest" - as it's known to regulars - celebrates one of America's original crops, a versatile plant that... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 10:50 PM | Comments (3)

August 24, 2006

"They" put Randi Rhodes on the no-fly list

Via this we learn that mysterious forces known only as "they" apparently put Randi Rhodes on a no-fly list, causing her inconvenience on fun a weekend getaway to Seattle which turned into tragedy. While there's some possibility this was a mistake, or it was political payback, or it was due to various questionable things featured... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 08:05 AM | Comments (3)

July 06, 2006

Randi Rhodes: Ken Lay was murdered by Bush administration

I was expecting to hear something like this from DU, but I thought Air America might take the higher road. I guess I was wrong: ...I first heard [about Ken Lay's death] via a "comic" bit that was over-the-top, and pretty tasteless, even by my admittedly loose political correctness standards. What followed was even dumber... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 09:35 AM | Comments (4)

June 04, 2006

Randi Rhodes, Michael Savage, Ron Reagan: What is our ideology anyway?

Randi Rhodes, Michael Savage, and Ron Reagan are going to be conducting a panel discussion in Seattle on June 17 and trying to answer the question, "What Is a Progressive, Anyway?" Of course, this site prefers to think of the word "progressive" as just a euphemism for "socialists or useful idiots for them". Alternatively, "like... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 10:34 PM | Comments (6)

December 25, 2005

It's a Randi Rhodes Christmas (tree)

Back in 1999, Randi Rhodes allegedly urinated on a Christmas tree at a party thrown by co-horts from WJNO, her station at the time. Randi admits that she'd had a few martinis, but she maintains that she was just play-acting. However, the party's hostess claims otherwise: "I'm just happy the tree was on tile... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 05:23 AM | Comments (9)

December 24, 2005

Randi Rhodes: we burned witches until the 1850s

According to this, Air America's screechiest host said the following: "If little girls in America in 1851 got together and danced around a fir tree they would have been burned as withches! ...witches were burned in this country until the 1850s." We're also informed that the last witch we evil Amurrikkkans killed was in 1713,... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 07:38 AM | Comments (1)

October 13, 2005

Randi Rhodes, Air America sued for defamation; SLAPP suit?

From Wednesday's "Randi Rhodes being sued by CACI [alleged torture contractors]": She just said this on her show. They are dragging her into Federal Court for material she used in late August. She seems confident she can get around this and read a legalistic satement on her show - indicating that she uses extensive sources.... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 10:50 PM | Comments (3)

October 09, 2005

The Randi Rhodes, Janet Parshall catfight

Have you ever wanted to crank Randi Rhodes up to 11? Now, you can do it. Download this 10 Meg or so video of her appearance on CSPAN (located on this page). Then, turn the volume way, way up. It's like the radio Randi, but illustrated with hand gestures. What they discussed wasn't all that... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 10:08 AM | Comments (1)

October 04, 2005

Randi Rhodes to hit road with vaudeville show

It seems like everyone at Air America Radio is searching for some other way to showcase their talents. Janeane Garofalo is appearing on the West Wing, Katherine Lanpher just left to write a book, Al Franken is going to be the Pat Paulsen of Minnesota, RFK Jr. is embarassing himself at the HuffPost, and so... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 03:24 AM | Comments (3)

September 23, 2005

Randi Rhodes compares Katrina evac to Holocaust

From this: CALLER (continuing): The thing that really killed me was the fact that when they bussed some of [the Katrina evacuees] out of the [Superdome]. They loaded them on the bus, and they wouldn't tell them where they were going. ...RANDI (interrupting): Actually, you know what it reminds me of? It reminds me of... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 10:32 AM | Comments (2)

September 08, 2005

Help me,! Over here! ........Bang!

I haven't been able to confirm this, but it sounds like something Randi Rhodes would say so I'm going to assume it's more or less correct: Self described gang-banger turned liberal talk show host Randi Rhodes showed the depths of perverse liberal thinking today on her show by declaring, "They were not shooting at rescue... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 04:51 AM | Comments (3)

September 06, 2005

Randi Rhodes: go out and loot, but get the good stuff

On Friday, Sep. 2, on or about 3:46PM Pacific: Randi Rhodes repeatedly urged listeners in hurricane ravaged areas to go right out and loot, arguing that poor people should be allowed to do so at will. She even advised her listeners to avoid discount centers like Wal-Mart and concentrate their looting on some of the... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 03:28 PM | Comments (4)

September 01, 2005

A new low for Randi Rhodes?

Is this quote from yesterday's show a new low, or just one of a long series of lows? "This President is never gonna do the right thing. I think somewhere deep down inside him he takes a lot of joy about losing people, if he thinks they vote Democrat or if he thinks they're poor,... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 12:04 PM | Comments (13)

August 31, 2005

Randi Rhodes wrong about Bush golfing during Katrina

From 8/30 comes this Randi quote: "The president went golfing at the El Mirage Golf Course yesterday while the people were literally suffering... The president decided that the best use of his time would be to go golfing." Do I need to tell you that that was apparently false?... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 10:42 AM | Comments (4)

Randi Rhodes gets sloppy at Camp Casey

From this 8/30 entry here: In marked contrast to her testy interview yesterday with NPR's Neal Conan, Cindy Sheehan was warm and friendly during an appearance this afternoon on Randi Rhodes' program on Air America Radio. The two reminisced about Rhodes' visit to Camp Casey and their budding friendship. "Did you tell your listeners we're... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 10:34 AM | Comments (1)

August 28, 2005

Cindy Sheehan, Randi Rhodes, Martin Sheen, Al Sharpton, and you

As previously discussed, Randi Rhodes made a very special surprise guest appearance on the Brad Show/Laura Flanders Show simulcast live from Camp Casey in Crawford TX. There's a picture of Randi and a couple of Laura here, which includes this heartwarming news: Rumor has it we'll hear from Rev. Al Sharpton, Randi Rhodes and perhaps... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 11:58 AM | Comments (0)

August 27, 2005

Randi Rhodes at KKZN; Boulder audience defined

Who, you might ask, listens to Air America's Boulder CO outlet KKZN? Why, none other than "Nina Storey", pictured right. Nina is apparently a "Lilith"-style singer-songwriter and a typical resident of that fine, albeit "liberal" city. Another listener is this guy, who had his own brush with fame: Randi Rhodes had gone outside to... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 11:27 AM | Comments (0)

August 06, 2005

Now, say something nice about Randi Rhodes!

Surely it shouldn't be difficult to say something nice about Ms. Randi, right? One or more commentators have said some non-nice things about her, now it's time for the other side.... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 08:25 AM | Comments (55)

July 25, 2005

Randi wows 'em in NYC

The AfterDowningStreet blog reports on Randi's big appearance at their NYC event: Air America's Randi Rhodes received the biggest cheers and a number of "We love you, Randis" from the mixed age, multicultural audience... Did they conduct an ethnographic study, or was it just a quick melanin check? In between jokes that cracked up the... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 04:37 AM | Comments (4)

July 17, 2005

Randi Rhodes to Keep Left Busy, Entertained at House Party

John Conyers (D-Space) and friends will be holding house parties on July 23, 2005 to speak out about the Downing Street Memo and Plamegate. And, I support these parties. The reason is simple: they'll keep our "liberals" friends occupied with safe and semi-sane activities, and as we know that's the best way to keep lefties... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 12:58 PM | Comments (2)

June 18, 2005

AAR Phoenix 1010 KXXT: Randi, religion, and more

Randi Rhodes recently visited the Air America Radio outlet in Phoenix, 1010 AM KXXT. Oddly enough, I have not yet been able to find pictures, reports, gossip, or scandalous assertations concerning her visit. An email she sent to her fans describes her arrival in America's Kiln. We do, however, have a report from the Arizona... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 12:37 PM | Comments (1)

June 10, 2005

More free press for Randi Rhodes, Air America

The Stranger, Seattle's free weekly, offers a rather blah article about Randi Rhodes and Air America in "Sound and Fury". The author's a big fan of Randi, but the article isn't exactly ground-breaking in its insights. The discussion of the article here offers a bit more.... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 01:12 PM | Comments (0)

June 06, 2005

Is Randi Rhodes "the Rush Limbaugh of the Lieberman set"?

Shockingly, that's what Chris Clarke said back in January: In the last week, I've heard her: 1) shout down and interrupt and talk over people who call in if she thinks they're disagreeing with her (even if they're not); 2) slam illegal immigrants for depressing wages for "real Americans," ...This person is no progressive. She's... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 12:15 PM | Comments (1)

May 30, 2005

Video of Randi Rhodes at Congress media bias panel

The long wait is finally over, and you can see Randi Rhodes and David Brock (of the Soros-funded Media Matters) testifying before the Congressional media bias panel which was held last week. The videos of Randi are linked to in this post, and those of Brock are linked from here. But, wait, there's more! Videos... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 09:58 PM | Comments (2)

May 27, 2005

The only question is what year she lost it

The title is my answer to a 1000+ posts DUmmy's question "Is Randi Losing it?" The popular opinion appears to be Rhodes has some rough edges, but lay off. However, the DUmmies aren't so kind to lovable and cuddly reformed conservative Ed Schultz. In his case, several posters use the "A-word". One poster even says... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 07:30 PM | Comments (2)

May 20, 2005

Randi Rhodes at Congress Media Bias panel

Randi Rhodes is going to Washington! She'll be at the Congressional media bias panel on Tuesday May 24. Others attending include Al Franken and David Brock. They'll probably be discussing how to make the media more balanced. The event - dubbed "Karl Rove's Big Day of Discrediting" by VRWC insiders - will be discussed... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 09:17 AM | Comments (0)

May 18, 2005

Randi on Hannity, Boxer, and Larry Flynt

I've got other things to do, so I guess I'll have to miss Randi Rhodes' big interview with America's favorite pr0nographer, Larry Flynt. Apparently he's going to discuss allegations that John Bolton engaged in group sex. As to what bearing that has on his possible role with the U.N., well, I guess lucky listeners will... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 12:27 PM | Comments (3)

May 11, 2005

Randi Rhodes gets rave reviews

I certainly think Randi Rhodes is entertaining. The DUmmies agree with me, albeit for different reasons. Herewith selected comments from "Is Randi Rhodes Entertaining?": - Each one Franken, Schultz, Rhodes, etc., have something different to offer. Each one is extremely well informed and quite capable of dealing with the radical con-caller. I have learned something... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 05:26 PM | Comments (4)

April 27, 2005

Nothing to see here, move along

Drudge describes Air America's latest attempt at publicity: a "humorous" skit involving gun shots and a guy with a fake American accent talking about social security. I believe nothing will happen concerning this for at least two reasons: it will be determined that there is no credible threat, and only "liberals" can do the sustained... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 11:40 AM | Comments (1)

April 05, 2005

Blog surf, read, and get it wrong

From the 4/1/05 press release "Air America Attacks Against Public Advocate Welcomed but Unfounded": A Public Advocate fundraising letter posted on a left-wing blog site was read on Air America today [by Randi Rhodes --LW]. The liberal radio network insinuated that the letter was sent to the Terri Schindler Schiavo donor list by Public Advocate--an... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 11:26 AM | Comments (0)

February 12, 2005

Randi Rhodes now working at IHOP?

Sorry, I read the title wrong: "Randi Rhodes is hinting she believes in LIHOP." For those not in on the loop, LIHOP stands from "Let It Happen On Purpose." laura888: I'm amazed and scared for her... mopinko: said it outright. a caller said it, and she said, yup, i think so too... Laurab: There was... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 11:23 AM | Comments (1)

January 27, 2005

Randi Rhodes gets FReeped and with Feeling

"Randi Rhodes and Mike Malloy Are Under Attack": The past few days Randi Rhodes and Mike Malloy have been hit with tons of phone calls from rabid Bushites, much more than normal. I have to wonder if we are hitting some sort of turning point. With the onslaught of stories finally making it to the... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 10:31 PM | Comments (1)

September 14, 2004

Nice rack, Randi!

Randi Rhodes explains the radio term "rack," which refers to the tapes that hold radio commercials or sound effects, or to the skill DJs have to have to quickly switch from one commercial or sound effect to another.... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 10:01 PM | Comments (2)

July 27, 2004

"Randi Rhodes (Air America) Banished From Demo Convention Floor By Al Franken???"

This is a second-hand report by a listener to South Florida's Steve Kane Show. I couldn't find anything at the second link about this, so apparently it's radio-only: I just heard Brian Craig (and Steve Kane) discussing the incredible humiliation of Randi Rhodes at the Democrat Convention yesterday. What happened was that some political comedian... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 08:38 AM | Comments (0)

Today's kinky Randi Rhodes visual

...given her penchant for spewing forth [phwoar --LW] -- on air and off -- it comes as no surprise she's not particularly beloved by some folks in the South Florida radio community. "She is just low-class," says Linda Marx, widow of the late WJNO talk-show host Jack Cole. Marx recalls an incident at a Christmas... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 08:30 AM | Comments (2)

June 24, 2004

The Randi Rhodes Debate

"When I turn my head this way, I look like someone you'd like to get to know. I'd entertain you with my sparkling conversation and quick wit." "But, then I'd turn my head this way, and you knew I was about to say something both caustic and really way far out there." Sure, I... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 10:38 PM | Comments (3)

May 21, 2004

Randi cries wolf?

Is Randi leaving Air America, or, as the eighth comment here says, was it all just a jolly jape? I guess we'll have to wait for Tuesday to find out. As pointed out at the first link, AA's ratings in NYC aren't that good: they're at #24. Their current ratings are barely above when the... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 11:53 PM | Comments (1)

April 08, 2004

Randi Rhodes on Rice

Randi is accusing the Bush Administration of murder for their perceived lack of response to terrorism prior to 9/11. She's also attempting to say that Condi's attempt to differentiate between strategic and tactical responses to terrorist acts amounts to doing nothing. Here's the relevant excerpt from Rice's testimony: I would like to think that we... Keep reading >>>

Posted at 03:31 PM | Comments (5)

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