Monthly Archives: April 2012

A Complete Guide to ‘Hipster Racism’

By Lindy West at

There’s been a lot of talk these last couple of weeks about “hipster racism” or “ironic racism”—or, as I like to call it, racism. It’s, you know, introducing your black friend as “my black friend”—as a joke!!!—to show everybody how totally not preoccupied you are with your black friend’s blackness.

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WTF! Connecticut Blue Laws / tantalizing Tequila Tuesday

Special guest appearance by Craig Wietzke, proprietor of Southside Spirit Shop located in the heart of South Glastonbury on Water street and South Main Street (on the way to the Glastonbury / Rocky Hill ferry ) We are joined by On The horn’s political analyst as well as our onsite bartender extraordinary Brian Lee !Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Your Business App for less than $1000? Dean Kloter Talks about his New Venture

Dean Kloter, Founder of The Business App Company, was Ken & Tommy’s guest on this segment of “Open For Business.”  Dean truly represents the entrepreneurial spirit in that he is a great example of someone who turns adversity into opportunity.  Having experienced a “bad breakup” with a former partner that left him in tough financialContinue ReadingContinue Reading

WTF! Wine, Talk & Food | Wine Selection 101

Chris Didden the “Wine Guy” along with Craig Wietzke & David Rood In this episode of the “Wine Guy” Chris is not to be found, but Craig Wietzke, proprietor of Southside Wine & Spirits in South Glastonbury interviews David Rood, Salesman for 2Fly Wines, located in East Hartford, CT. They taste through and discuss theContinue Reading

OnTheHORN-1 | GOP Unprepared for 2012; the War on Terror Is Over; and Is Mitt Bad for Women?

OnTheHORN with Brian Parker – Live At 6:15: A Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in Missouri is “not sure” what the Violence Against Women Act is, the Weekly Standard reports that The “War on Terror” is Over, and Florida congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz says women’s rights will be in “jeopardy” if Mitt Romney becomes president.Continue Reading

15 Years Gone | The Hartford Whalers

The color is fading and the highlights on YouTube are a bit fuzzy and grainy. When you see your Hartford Whalers, they are a little wider and with more grey than you remembered. The heroes of our youth are aging with us. They were young, energetic lads that skated at the Hartford Civic Center forContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Shays Pushes Electability in WFSB Debate; McMahon Says Voters Need Job Creators in Washington

The two frontrunners in the race for the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate shook hands before the cameras were turned on, but that’s where the congeniality ended. After their opening statements, neither candidate was shy about sparring with each other Sunday morning during their debate on WFSB’s Face the State with Dennis House. ByContinue Reading

Commercial Space Company hopes to Cash In on Tourism

Former NASA astronaut may soon be shuttling wealthy passengers to space four times a day for upstart aerospace firm Xcor, taking on not only a challenging technical feat but also billionaire Richard Branson.Continue Reading