Tom Bigby: The man that made 97.1 The Ticket

The first shows were rough. Mike Valenti and I talked over one another. Sometimes you didn’t know what either one of us were saying because we both wanted to be the Alpha dog. But that is not the way radio works. Somebody must drive the show and be the lead dog. The other person mustContinue reading “Tom Bigby: The man that made 97.1 The Ticket”

Daughter’s first job with Facebook includes sea weed chips. Nasty

Austin, Tx — My daughter Celine is in this bustling city for a summer job with Facebook. Of course my wife Abs and I had to be dorky parents and duck our heads into Celine’s work place because that is what dorky parents do. I want to announce that Celine does not work in anContinue reading “Daughter’s first job with Facebook includes sea weed chips. Nasty”

The day I should have quit radio

The day I should have quit radio came the day after Michigan State played Wisconsin in a televised Big Ten basketball game. My job as a sports commentator was to watch the game and talk about it the next day. I watched the game but could not remember a thing about it when our showContinue reading “The day I should have quit radio”