Ted Nugent

Donald Trump’s State Of The Union Address To Be Boycotted By At Least Four Democrats: Maxine Waters, Others

Donald Trump is scheduled to deliver his first State of the Union address on January 30, but at least four Democrats have publicly announced that …

Donald Trump

Baby boomers destroyed their hearing. Biotech is trying to fix it

Baby boomers grew up with music blasting from dorm room turntables, car stereos, and arenas where the sound of a band at full throttle could rival …

Harvard Medical School

The Trump Protest-Song Boom, in the Eye of History

Pop is now as political as it was in the ’60s, the author Dorian Lynskey says.<p>The first anniversary of Donald Trump’s presidency is also the first anniversary of a landmark weekend for art and politics. Trump’s inauguration festivities brought Toby Keith and 3 Doors Down to the National Mall—amid …

Black Lives Matter

Stephen A. Smith wants everyone at ESPN to stick to sports except for him

The cross-section of ESPN and politics continues to be a focus as the calendar moves from 2017 to 2018. Already this year we’ve seen ESPN have to …

Stephen A. Smith

The Year in Trump: Memorable Moments From the President's First Year in Office

Donald Trump campaigned on the promise that he would be unlike his predecessors. His first year proved that, although not always in the way he …

Politics

Robert De Niro Gives Donald Trump A Less-Than-Presidential Nickname In Awards Show Rant

Donald Trump has his celebrity supporters — Kid Rock, Roseanne, um, Ted Nugent — but they’re far outnumbered by famous detractors. Robert De Niro, for instance, has repeatedly criticized the “bullsh*t artist” president, whose victory in 2016 he compared to 9/11. But the <i>Taxi Driver</i> saved his best …

Donald Trump

Republic Forge Transfers Owners, Relocates to New Mexico

Republic Forge, a Perryton, Texas-based manufacturer of 1911s in various configurations has recently announced that the company has transferred …

New Mexico

30 Awesome Record Ads from the 1970s

Let’s have a look, year-by-year from 1971-1979, at record advertising from musicians ranging from Led Zeppelin to Frank Zappa, from Kiss to …

Frank Zappa

Why Not President Oprah?

She’s unqualified, but she has what might matter most: ratings.<p>Here is an error I will confess: Having long expected a celebrity-driven …

Conservative View

Why are these explanations so popular? - Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science

David Weakliem writes:<p>According to exit polls, Donald Trump got 67% of the vote among whites without a college degree in 2016, which may be the …

Data Science

Welcome To The Trump Reich, Papers Please.

Like many other progressives, I cheered the announcement that Trump had disbanded his commission on voter fraud. Not that I think voter fraud is a …

Liberal View

The 50 Best

Thanks for another year of commenting on this website! And reading? You read this too, right? Everyone here at Stereogum (even Tom) appreciates that …

Music

Everything Donald Trump Ate in 2017

It’s been a wild first year for the United States’s 45th president, Donald Trump. From nuclear war-threatening tweet storms to investigations into alleged Russian collusion, each day of 2017 has unfolded with a new surprise from the Oval Office.<p>The food world has not been immune to those changes. …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump’s Favorite Foods: What The POTUS Ate And Drank In 2017

Donald Trump may not have the most refined palate of any recent POTUS. As a politician, he’ll bust out the <i>haute cuisine</i> when hosting a state dinner …

Donald Trump

17 of 2017’s Most Popular Stories

A look back at a contentious year on the Hill<p>With control of the White House and both chambers of Congress, Republicans had high hopes of pushing an …

Politics

Newsmax's 50 Most Influential Hollywood Conservatives

Once upon a time in Hollywood, being a member of the GOP or holding conservative values could spell disaster for an actor’s career.<p>But when Donald …

Conservative View

Nick Saban, Beyonce, Paul Finebaum, Jesus Christ, Tim Tebow and Harambe all got votes in Alabama's Senate election

On Thursday, the state of Alabama released the full tallies from its special U.S. Senate election earlier this month, in which Doug Jones defeated …

Nick Saban

2017's 21 Most WTF? Classic Rock Moments

The year 2017 had no shortage of WTF moments, as the following list confirms. From crazy revelations of infidelity to even crazier copyright ideas, …

Classic Rock

The Secret of Great Memoir: The Mature Self

Today’s guest post is an excerpt from <i>The Memoir Workbook: A Step-by-Step Guide to Help You Brainstorm, Organize, and Write Your Unique Story</i>, from …

Maya Angelou

Ted Nugent Christmas Facebook Post Takes Aim at Every Type of Liberal There Is

Around Christmas time, liberals like to get all bent out of shape over people who wish them a “Merry Christmas.” Apparently trying to be nice to …

Conservative View

Ted Nugent Manages to Offend EVERY Type of Liberal with Epic Merry Christmas Message

Around Christmas time, liberals like to get all bent out of shape over people who wish them a “Merry Christmas.” Apparently trying to be nice to …

Religion

Ted Nugent Says Ron Wood Looks Like He Was in a 'Wood Chipper'

Apparently touched by the holiday spirit, Ted Nugent was particularly generous with his opinions on Facebook yesterday. He went on posting spree, …

Classic Rock

Eddie D owning the suddenly-available Panthers? It's not the result to bet on

Normally a tweet should not pique your interest, because there are so many tweets and so little interest, but ESPN’s Jim Trotter informs the planet …

Rob Manfred

With Del Rio gone, Mark Davis' legacy in Oakland on the line

Mark Davis went all-in with local names in 2017 on the theory that everything else with the Oakland Raiders was in place for a glorious if limited …

Jon Gruden

‘Russell Simmons Is Just the Beginning’: Music Industry Braces for #MeToo Impact

The music industry has largely avoided the sexual harassment and assault allegations of the #MeToo movement. Many industry professionals feel its …

Culture

2017 'A to Z' Classic Rock Holiday Gift Guide

Are you still looking for the perfect present for the classic rock fans in your life? We searched the internet to find 26 great suggestions for …

Van Halen

Texas campaign season opens with conflict-of-interest questions

The 2018 election season is officially underway in Texas — and questions are already cropping up about potential conflicts of interest between …

Elections

As American as apple pie: ‘The Pope’s Long Con’

Here is a remarkable sentence:<p>Johnson, who is known as “the Pope” and pastor of Heart of Fire Church in Louisville’s Fern Creek neighborhood, has …

Republican Party

A warning to Curry, other prospective buyers of the Carolina Panthers

In the wake of Jerry Richardson’s disgraceful behavior, his subsequent disgrace and his announcement that he intends to sell the Carolina Panthers, …

Rob Manfred

This day in history

Today is Wednesday, Dec. 13, the 347th day of 2017. There are 18 days left in the year.<p>Birthdays: Former secretary of state George P. Shultz is 97. …

Boston