Rickey Smiley: A Very Funny Man

If you’ve turned on the radio in the morning to Power 94 (WJTT-FM) lately, you’ve likely been quickly hooked on the lively and energetic morning show hosted by comedian and television personality Rickey Smiley.

more »


Some People’s Idea of Fun

I was recently reading Car and Driver’s 1969 road test of the Fiat 850 sedan, because that’s what I do in my free time. The 850 was was supposed to compete with imported economy cars, especially the Beetle, which, if not fast ... more »

May 27, 2015 4:47 PM Air Bag

Why I'm The Worst Cop Ever

So I was brought up in the generation that saw the end of the Cold War (“Google” it, it kept my ol’man busy for 40 years or so and has some interesting highlights) and pre-Columbine High School (“Google” it, it has some interesting ... more »

May 27, 2015 4:47 PM On The Beat

Alignment or Investment?

Gig Tank 2015 is under way. Sort of. This year’s edition of Gig Tank, the accelerator for startups developing business applications needing the ultra-high bandwidth network that began growing here with Chattanooga’s Gig, began earlier in May ... more »

May 20, 2015 12:48 PM Tech Talk

Don’t Let Them Be Wild in the Streets

Recently, there have been a series of publicized arrests of youth downtown after hours in the area of the Tennessee Aquarium. Some were arrested for “disorderly conduct” (aka “acting the fool in public and refusing to stop doing so when asked ... more »

May 20, 2015 12:48 PM On The Beat

Conference and Crab Cakes in The Big Easy

“Hey, you gotta meet this guy, he shoulda’ been a firemen I swearta’gahd!” a firefighter named Caballero said from across a dining table in a dark New Orleans restaurant that was older than my beloved Tennessee, but would still prefer to ... more »

May 13, 2015 1:46 PM On The Beat

Current Issue


May 28, 2015


May 29, 2015


May 30, 2015


May 31, 2015


June 1, 2015


June 2, 2015


June 3, 2015