Paul Finebaum Stupids Up ESPN On Johnny Manziel

Ultra-troll Paul Finebaum, who has mastered the art of spinning his own opinion as the most important of the day on any subject, turned his cannons on Johnny Manziel on Wednesday. Well, Manziel and his phone. » 7/17/13 3:15pm 7/17/13 3:15pm

The New Yorker's Story On Paul Finebaum Forever Stains The Magazine's…

The New Yorker is a standard-bearer of American literary reportage. The Paul Finebaum Radio Network, Alabama talk radio's most popular source for sports-related Southern exceptionalism, is, uh, not. But that doesn't mean the two can't make a happy pair. » 12/06/12 3:20pm 12/06/12 3:20pm

Here's A Radio Ad Using Smooth R&B To Sell Tactical Firearms To Women

The Paul Finebaum radio program is a must-listen on Mondays after Alabama losses, but almost as good as the panicked redneck phone calls are Finebaum's advertisers. Here's one we're told has been running a few months, from Hoover's Tactical Firearms in Birmingham. (That's the gun range that made news last week as the… » 11/12/12 5:05pm 11/12/12 5:05pm

The Many Faces Of Bomani Jones

Paul Finebaum doing what Paul Finebaum does was too much for the Outside The Lines panel to mentally handle. Most notably, it transformed mild-mannered Bomani Jones into a cartoon character. We've screengrabbed some of his more expressive countenances, so that history will never forget. » 10/06/11 6:30pm 10/06/11 6:30pm

A Hank Williams Jr. Discussion Turned ESPN's OTL Into The Morton Downey …

I mean, I think this conversation was about Hank Williams Jr. It was less than a minute old when Paul Finebaum, an Alabama radio personality, said Dave Zirin had uttered the "single stupidest [statement] [he's] ever heard in the history of this program." After that, Bomani Jones made some hilarious faces as the… » 10/06/11 5:46pm 10/06/11 5:46pm

Alabama Fans Threaten Weatherman, God Over Snowstorm

Tomorrow night's forecast for Birmingham, Alabama, calls for freezing temperatures and snow, possibly mixed with rain. It's a Southern TV meteorologist's wet dream. Which is why everyone is preemptively pissed at them for interrupting the BCS Championship with storm updates. » 1/06/10 12:35pm 1/06/10 12:35pm