The Insider Archive: October, 2009

Bonaduce: Glenn Beck made me start drinking again

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Why is WYSP morning man Danny Bonaduce drinking again? Not a reaction to his recent ratings, which were up. (September was his best month... Read more

Live from ... Chickie's & Pete's... It's "SNL"

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Anheuser-Busch is sponsoring tonight's edition of NBC's Saturday Night Live, and the show will air spots from at least three sports bars around... Read more

B101 goes Christmas ... sort of

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A day after WOGL (98.1) went to a Christmas format on its Web stream and on assorted Philly CBS HD stations, B101 has joined the party. "We... Read more

Leonard Cohen show moved to the Tower

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Singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen’s show next Thursday (10/22) has been moved from the Spectrum to the considerably smaller Tower Theater... Read more

Tina Fey, on the importance of saving

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Upper Darby's Tina Fey explained to Letterman last night why she was a virgin until age 24: "[I] couldn't give it away. That's just good... Read more

How to score free champagne at Square 1682

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Square 1682, the bistro that opened Wednesday at Kimpton's new Hotel Palomar (17th and Sansom Streets), is giving away free glasses of champagne... Read more

Christmas music starts ... OCTOBER 15?

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More than two months before Christmas, CBS Radio is starting the holiday music derby -- but it's doing it on the HD-2 station of WOGL (98.1)... Read more

Jolly's keys up for an Oct. 30 opening

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Anthony “Tony T” DeCarolis and “Wildman Joe” Marchetti are keeping their fingers warm for Oct. 30 when Jolly Weldon... Read more