Originally published on Sun December 28, 2014 11:07 am
LINDA WERTHEIMER, HOST:
Bigfoot 4X4 is a legend in the monster truck world, but another truck is challenging its claim as first car crusher. The bragging rights are big deal in what has become a multibillion-dollar industry.
Originally published on Sat December 27, 2014 11:10 am
ERIC WESTERVELT, HOST:
Time now for sports.
(SOUNDBITE OF MUSIC)
Originally published on Fri December 26, 2014 7:52 am
DAVID GREENE, HOST:
Originally published on Wed December 24, 2014 8:02 am
Several years ago, I wrote a sports Christmas story. It was about a greedy basketball superstar who, imbued with Yuletide cheer, helps save his small-market franchise.
A big-time producer wanted to make a TV movie out of it. So off I went to Hollywood to turn my story into a script and thereby, in keeping with the Christmas spirit, make a killing.
Let me tell you: It's hard to write a Christmas story about sport.
Originally published on Tue December 23, 2014 6:26 pm
AUDIE CORNISH, HOST:
Let's talk monster trucks.
(SOUNDBITE OF ARCHIVED RECORDING)
UNIDENTIFIED MAN #1: Sunday, Sunday, Sunday.
Originally published on Tue December 23, 2014 1:08 pm
Originally published on Mon December 22, 2014 7:37 am
Originally published on Mon December 22, 2014 7:57 am
The U.S. Women's National Soccer team finished its 2014 season with a second-place finish Sunday in the rainy final of the International Tournament of Brasilia. Brazil and the U.S. played to a 0-0 draw.
Originally published on Sat December 20, 2014 11:39 am
SCOTT SIMON, HOST:
How every week I look forward to saying, time for BJ Leiderman's Sports theme.