Bill Simmons Had Lena Dunham Back On His Podcast, And They Said Things

For the third time now, thought leader Lena Dunham joined multiplatform presence Bill Simmons on his podcast yesterday. It was a typically awkward and at times baffling example of audience cross-pollination between two people with little in common besides their love of their own voices. Dunham has takes on the… » 1/15/15 2:53pm 1/15/15 2:53pm

The Creative Impasse Between Bill Simmons and ESPN Appears To Be Over

The rumor about Bill Simmons "quitting" his B.S. Report podcast on ESPN » 11/25/08 5:30pm 11/25/08 5:30pm due to restrictive over-editing policies were apparently overblown, for today the B.S. Report has miraculously reappeared. The one noticeable change to it is the new pre-show disclaimer from the Sports Fella himself that states , "The BS report is…

Oh...And About Simmons' Podcast: "He Told Me He Quit It"

So, here's a little snippet of of information from an individual close to the ESPN/Simmons slap-fight. Remember last week, when we reported that ESPN insisted that there was nothing to the sudden disappearance of "The B.S. Report" and that, according to them, there's no smoke, fire, or truth to that rumor » 11/19/08 4:36pm 11/19/08 4:36pm? Well,…

The Ongoing Odd Behavior of One Bill Simmons Continues to Captivate,…

Many of you emailed to inform me that I was inexplicably name-dropped in the Sports Fella's most recent mailbag column » 11/17/08 4:50pm 11/17/08 4:50pm, which was quite hilarious, if not a little jarring. Was this another not-so-subtle way of Mr. Simmons extending a bony middle finger to his employer? Not really. It was his own way of responding to…