Yesterday, Howard Stern returned to his Sirius talk-show and took a call about the WGN/Kevin Metheny news from last week. Stern talked about his experiences with "Pig Virus" and quickly summed up the story of WGN and Metheny's rocky tenure.
If Kevin Metheny wasn’t the worst program director in the history of Chicago radio, I don’t know who was. Kevin Metheny and Jim Laski in a fond embraceArrogant, aloof, stubborn and contemptuous of the legacy he’d inherited, the man known as &ldq
The resignation of Randy Michaels as chief executive officer of Tribune Co. culminates a tumultuous year in the history of the Chicago media company -- especially for its flagship news/talk radio station, WGN-AM (720).
Robservations on the media beat: Only in the bizarre up-is-down, black-is-white alternate universe of WGN-AM (720) would the cancellation of Chicago's longest running sports talk show be called an expansion of sports.