Posts in category "News"

Larry Lujack Saved My Life, Helped Me Graduate and Got Me My First Job

Larry Lujack Saved My Life, Helped Me Graduate and Got Me My First Job
If you knew me in high school, you knew that I wasn’t the most “motivated” of students.  I had no idea what I wanted to do with my life until my second semester senior year, which is cutting it kind of close. During that semester my high school started a new and “innovative” class for... Read more »

Charles Ramsey The Autotune!

Charles Ramsey The Autotune!
Yesterday (Tuesday May 7th, 2012) Charles Ramsey was just another guy sitting on his porch, “eating his McDonalds.” Today he is a world wide sensation for several reasons.  It was while Ramsey was sitting on his porch, he heard kicking and screaming from the neighbors house.  What Ramsey discovered was the kicking and screaming was... Read more »

Fired? Susannah Collins Should Never Have Been Hired- Here's Why.

Fired? Susannah Collins Should Never Have Been Hired- Here's Why.
There was a time that Chicago was a television market budding young journalists aspired to get to.  They had to work in smaller markets, honing their craft, learning the trade, then, only then, if they were lucky, they could come up to the bright lights of the big city and give it a shot. Cable... Read more »
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What’s the story behind Dave Savini’s Facebook Rant?

What’s the story behind Dave Savini’s Facebook Rant?
If you know Chicago news, then you know CBS-2’s Dave Savini is one of the top investigative journalists in the market. Savini is a Chicago guy, he has worked at CBS-2 since 2004, he is a father, an Emmy winner and generally known as one of the “good guys” in local media circles. He reports... Read more »

Monster Jam Rolls Into Chicago- We Have Free Tickets!

Monster Jam Rolls Into Chicago- We Have Free Tickets!
UPDATE- CONGRATULATIONS TO CHICAGO TOM, YOU ARE GOING TO MONSTER JAM!!! THANKS TO ALL OF YOU FOR LEAVING COMMENTS.  MAKE SURE TO KEEP CHECKING BACK TO DAVE-TV, WE WILL HAVE PLENTY MORE GIVE AWAYS!  THERE ARE STILL GOOD TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR THE SHOW. We have two free tickets to give away for Monster Jam on... Read more »

Jodie Foster’s Golden Globe Speech De-Coded

Jodie Foster’s Golden Globe Speech De-Coded
“ I am 50!” Is how Jodie Foster started her acceptance speech at for receiving the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the Golden Globe Awards Sunday night in Hollywood. From there it got weird quickly, or was it the most honest thing to be said in Hollywood in a long time. Foster stood on the... Read more »
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Psy Is Ready to Go "Nuts" in Super Bowl Ad.

Psy Is Ready to Go "Nuts" in Super Bowl Ad.
If you were thinking “hmmm, I haven’t seen enough of PSY and Gangnam Style.”  Then get ready to get even more of the South Korean sensation whose YouTube video has reached the 1.1 billion views (8.3 million coming from my 4 year old). Tuesday Psy wrapped shooting his first Super Bowl ad for Wonderful Pistachios.... Read more »

NFL Road Tested With The Cleveland Browns- Fumbles as a TV Show.

NFL Road Tested With The Cleveland Browns- Fumbles as a TV Show.
Tuning into Travel Channels new show,  NFL Road Tested: Cleveland Browns, I was expecting the quality that we have come to expect from the typical NFL branded shows – Hard Knocks on HBO, Inside The NFL on Showtime, or any of the Sunday morning NFL preview shows. What makes these shows so successful is the... Read more »

Mike Tyson, The One Man Show, Heads to Chicago!

Mike Tyson, The One Man Show, Heads to Chicago!
He’s heavy weight champion, he’s an actor and yes, he has even tried stand up comedy (the best part of Charlie Sheen’s roast on Comedy Central).  Now, Iron Mike Tyson is a one man show and coming to Chicago! “MIKE TYSON: UNDISPUTED TRUTH,” kicks off his national tour in Indianapolis and then heads for Chicago... Read more »
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Know Before You Vote- What Makes An Expert, an "Expert?"

Know Before You Vote- What Makes An Expert, an "Expert?"
If you haven’t been near a TV, then you haven’t seen the growing number of political ads and experts cluttering the air waves with their opinions. We are headed into the “election hurricane” and before you get sucked in, we wanted to share a few tips on how to watch the many TV news shows... Read more »