So, where is the line demarcating being proud of your kids' accomplishments and becoming an annoying braggart about them? I helped explore that subject on Irish radio recently on a show called Lunchtime Live with host, Dr. Ciara Kelly, on Newstalk 106-108FM. (Although in Ireland, they don't call them "hosts," they call them "presenters." I was asked to go... Continue Reading →
So, I was on the radio in Ireland recently. Which is cool. I was on a show called Lunchtime Live with host, Dr. Ciara Kelly, on Newstalk 106-108FM talking about how kids have shunned Facebook as we "old" people took it over. Listen to the podcast here. I don't think I said anything earth-shattering. But... Continue Reading →
Click here to listen to some short audio bits of me discussing my latest book, "Wicked Columbus, Indiana," as well as my upcoming presentation as part of Ivy Tech-Columbus' Columbus Past, Present and Future series during an interview with John Clark of 1010 WCSI radio in Columbus. The whole interview can be found here. My... Continue Reading →
If you'd like to hear some excerpts from "Wicked Columbus, Indiana," tune in to WCSI-1010 AM on Saturday, June 24 from 8:30-9 a.m. That's the time slot when the Bartholomew County Public Library conducts its Library Chatter Show. This Saturday, library employee Michelle Williams will be reading parts of my book on the air. If you... Continue Reading →
It's been a great hour or two here tonight. 1) Jim Higgins of The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel posted a very nice review of the book and announcement of my busy schedule this coming Saturday. This is Milwaukee's major metropolitan daily newspaper.2) WUWM 89.7FM Milwaukee will re-run my interview on the Buddy Schumacher book tomorrow (Oct. 9) about... Continue Reading →
I just noticed on the WUWM website that there is bonus audio available from my interview that didn't fit on the radio segment. The original segment first aired on July 31, 2012. Scroll down to the heading "SUPPLEMENTAL AUDIO" "Listen to Paul Hoffman explain his own personal connection to the Schumacher family."
You can listen to an interview with me about "Murder in Wauwatosa: The Mystrerious Death of Buddy Schumacher" right here. This segment aired this morning (July 31) on the Lake Effect show on WUWM 89.7 FM in Milwaukee, a National Public Radio station. Stephanie Lecci did a great job of asking great questions and also making... Continue Reading →
Today (July 31) at 10 a.m. Central time, 11 a.m. Eastern: Listen to me discuss the Buddy Schumacher book on WUWM (NPR station) 89.7 FM in Milwaukee. Or use your computer to listen online. Frankly, I hope they took out all my "ums" and goof-ups. We did the interview Monday and it's been edited. I've... Continue Reading →