#BramsBlog: Can We Rig Something?
So Donald Trump thinks the election is rigged. The “liberal media” is out to ensure that he does not win the White House. That’s an interesting concept based in fictitious logic but OK, let’s explore it anyway since he is as outside the establishment candidate as the electorate has ever considered for the Oval Office. […]
#BramsBlog: Billy Bush and the Fine Line
11 years ago Billy Bush engaged in a conversation with then reality show star and real estate tycoon Donald Trump. By now the world knows what this conversation was about: Sex and its availability to people of fame. I purposefully left out adjectives regarding the tenor of the conversation because any adjective would not properly […]
#BramsBlog: Reverence and Devastation – Death in Sports Can Be Both
This past Monday was an unusually sad day in the world of sports, having lost two verifiable stars. But the passing of golf legend Arnold Palmer and Marlins ace pitcher Jose Fernandez are almost impossible to compare, which led to an interesting day of coverage for sports broadcasters. Palmer was 87, having lived an incomparable […]
Where Has Bram Been?
You may have noticed #BramsBlog has been on a hiatus here at Reel Media lately… Here’s why! Bram Weinstein has been busy hosting his own show (tune in weekdays from 11-1 on ESPN 980!), so here are five things you need to know about ‘The Bram Weinstein Show’! Make sure to watch out for the return […]
#BramsBlog: Remembering John Saunders
You never forget the people who take the time to teach you how to get better. What made John Saunders special wasn’t his longevity or versatility as a broadcaster, but his desire to make everyone better working at a place where the best were assembled. ESPN can be a daunting place for newcomers. It symbolizes […]
REEL MEDIA GROUP’S HEAD OF SPORTS, BRAM WEINSTEIN, TO HOST NEW SPORTS RADIO TALK SHOW IN WASHINGTON DC (JULY 12, 2016) – Reel Media Group Co-Owner and Senior VP of the company’s Sports Division, Bram Weinstein, announced yesterday that he will launch ‘The Bram Weinstein Show’ on ESPN 980 in Washington DC. Previously, Weinstein held […]
#BramsBlog: Talking Brexit
I’ve been a professional in broadcast journalism for more than two decades and I would not feel comfortable going on air anywhere and discussing the decision by the people of the United Kingdom to leave the European Union. Speaking about this topic with my friends in politics or financial services is a different story. I understand the […]
Bram’s Blog: Trolling Professional Trolls. What’s the Point?
LeBron James was an unwitting target who demanded those who scrutinized his every dunk to squarely put the bullseye on him. So purveyors of sports talk dove in. Positions or “Hot Takes” as they’ve become more readily known are the commerce of our business. No longer are the people who deliver the news the people […]