Danny Clinkscale: Reasonably Irreverent brings a unique view of sports, film, music and more. For more go to dannyclinkscale.com and on Twitter @dcwhb.
An enjoyable mix of analysis on hot button issues and offbeat topics. The fallout from the Nae'Qwan Tomlin dismissal at K-State, Royals quiet off-season, lottery musings, trivia and more. Come on along!
The Detroit native dreamed of being a sports broadcaster from an early age. He became the first in his family to attend college and then embarked om a career that took him from small Kansas towns, to major college and major league play-by play success. Filled with great anectodes, major persoanlities and good humor. Enjoy!
It's yet another enjoyable, eclectic, and lively edition. Significant passings, chart oddities, revisiting classics, documantaries, and more. The Pogues and Shane McGowan, the Kelce's and Taylor, Denny Laine, Springsteen, local shows, and many others in focus!
Controversy rules a wild weekend that we probe and discuss. The Chiefs drop a thriller in Green Bay, and the college football playoff selections are a mess after Championshiop Saturday, while the locals get their bowl destinations. Join us for all of it!
The Texas native has broadcast from his home state to Germany to Denver, Chicago, Atlanta, and for many years Kansas City, and from Top 40 to Album Rock, with his own unique style that earned him a spot in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Storytelling at its very best!
The buddies banter session is back with a bang diving into Thanksgiving rites and eats,10,000 hours of expertise, backyard football, beer tasting, and a fact check filled with music, historical oddities, weights and measures and more. Salut!
The couples lively view of life has a fine new film, fascinating documentaries, a major opera star, a culinary treat of a TV show, home heating, and more all in its sights. Join us for great tips and really good fun!
A holiday weekend treat for you as we revisit our conversation with Kevin Harlan from earlier this year. He just celebrated his 500th CBS NFL broadcast this past weekend, the latest milestone in an unbelievable career chronicled here. A real treat of a conversation!
Varied and enjoyable as ever as we check out KC connecrtions to huge stars, and other major accomplishments, music from the Kelce bothers, back stories, and more. Featuring Beyonce, Drake, Dylan, Elvis, Nile Rodgers, Charlie Brown, and more. Enjoy!
An epic weekend of college and pro football sees amazing drama of Chiefs-Eagles, KU-KState, and Mizzou-Florida. Peaks and valleys, highlights and fatal flaws, in an incredible stew of football drama. Let's break it all down and have some fun
A huge Monday Nighter for the Chiefs moves our football chat to Tuesday, and there's plenty coming after a crazy college Saturday plus the NFL. But Sporting KC playoffs, College Hoops, the Royals, and a little golf have plenty to offer up today. Dig in!
A healthy list of banter worthy items on the agenda as the Sunflower Showdown looms, as does Chiefs and Eagles on MNF. while AFC teams lose games and players. Also, journalistic standards, betting info, trivia, and more. Enjoy!
Darnell has carved out a long and succesul career in basketball through many personal challenges and obstacles, including tragic family losses. A starter on the 2008 KU title team, he played many years in the NBA and overseason, and chronicles the journey in his new book. An emotional and riveting conversation.
A confluence of signiciant soccer competitions around the world make it a perfect time to revisit a wonderful conversation with Roger Bennett of “Men in Blazers” fame. Childhood dreams, immersion in the game of soccer, and emigration to America are at the heart of this hilarious and heartfelt chat. Enjoy!
Missouri makes a giant statement, Kansas State continues to cannonball opponents at home, and Kansas can't quite overcome adversity. Reviewing that and analyzing another MU test, and the Sunflower Showdown. Plus, the Chiefs return from the bye with a cool MNF tilt with the Eagles, and other NFL insights. Enjoy!
The Chiefs are on a bye week, but it's a big college weekend in the stretch run for the banter battle to wrestle with as. Kansas, K-State, and Mizzou have key home games. Also, Sporting KC as they look ahead to the Western Conference finals, trivia fun and more!
As basketball joins football on the KU calendar we hear Greg Gurley in his color announcer role once again. That makes it a perfect time to catch up, and look back, with the Jayhawk lifer who has been a player, fundraiser, announcer, and more for Kansas. Recent developments are coupled with our complete Profile from a couple years back. Enjoy!
in high gear with our usual blend of beer tastings, fact checking, and laughs, and this time we add in a professional, local comedian Cody Lindenberger, an old and new friend of ours. Rough days, some football, Kansas laws, skiing, ska and singers, and many other detours. Big fun!
The always engagng and eclectic discussion sees old becomes new as The Beatles hit the top of the charts, and other topics include Canadian influence, music in top-flight cinema, surprising connections, stadium anthems, and more, Featuring Drake, Jeff Tweedy, Leonard Cohen, Martin Scorcese, Jason Isbel, and many others.
Sporting KC didn't win a game until their eleventh MLS outing this year, and after dispatching Western Conference champs St. Louis FC, they await the Conference semifinals as one of the leagues hottest teams. Peter Vermes weighs in and we chat with Daniel Sperry of the KC Star about the amazing turnaround and what lies ahead.
The Chiefs were crusing and then they weren't in hanging on for a big one in Germany, Kansas gutted out a roadie in Ames, K-State looked dead but rallied and came up short, and Mizzou was just a half step short at Georgia. Let's dig in and analyze a fascinating weekend.
This year's rebounding edition of Sporting Kansas City has a big one Sunday, making it a perfect time for an enjoyable revisit of our fascinating conversation with Matt Besler from last year. The SKC and USMNT star takes us from youth soccer through retirement with great stories and personalities.
The couples view of life looks back fondly at our recent unusual road trip, with unique faces, places, and tastes. We also dive into the intense experience of the film “Killers of the Flower Moon”, go through the years with Halloween, and other fun observations and recommendations. Enjoy!
The NFL cliche is “any given Sunday”, and the Chiefs played that out to the hilt with a dud in Denver, while the Sunflower college schools had big fun, KU a dramatic and historic upset, KSU a statement wipeout. Other NFL and CFB analysis, and a look at what's ahead. Enjoy!
A standout young athlete who became a World Series champ as a rookie, Ed Hearn has from that time forward fought the odds through career-ending injury, multiple kidney transplants, and other health issues. Public speaking has provided an inspiration to others, and a motivation for him. An uplifting and emotional conversation.
The Thirsty boys welcome a guest, beer expert Pat Allen of Santa Fe Liquors, and do some quality taste testing. That, and the usual antics, with back seat drivers, Taylor Swift, Coca-Cola, sports, concerts, the ever demanded fact check, and an all-time crazy Danny story all in the mix. Salut!
Another fabulous edition ranges from top-level pop acts on the road, to concert cellphone ettiquette, road trips, musical legends and more. Featuring Madonna, Beyonce, Taylor Swift, Jack White, Green Day, The Zombies, Rick Nelson, Billy Strings, Dusty Street, and more. Enjoy!
By barreling down the stretch and winning on the season's final day Sporting KC has earned a home playoff showdown with San Jose, with the chance to advance to a series against rival St. Louis. Let's check in with Peter Vermes and the captain Johnny Russel ahead of the Wedmesday wild-card match.
It's a sweet, sweep weekend ‘round here, as the Chiefs play a topsy-turvy, and of course winning, AFC West matchup, Mizzou and the ‘Cats steamroll their home games ultra-impressively, plus other NFL and CFB analysis. Enjoy!
As Mizzou looks to advance a breakthrough season this weekend, it's a great time to reflect on Tiger great Corby Jones, who was a key figure in a previous Tiger renaissance. A fascinating conversation full of great stories!
The couple's view of life is road tripping through the Midwest and taking you along with tales of this journey and those past, plus views and reviews on the likes of Kelce and Swift, Billy Strings, David Brooks, David Beckham, The Zombies, and more. Come along!
The Chiefs left the NFL weekend to others after a workmanlike win over Denver. Three big ones for the college locals resulted in nice stories for Mizzou and Kansas State, and frustration for the Jayhawks. Great analysis and good fun!
The weekly banter fest has another football feast as the boys dive into a workmanlike Chiefs win, a really juicy local college football slate, trivia fun, and other enjoyable detours. Come aboard and have some fun!
A great conversation with the self-described basketball junkie, a driving force behind the new “Tribute to Small College Basketball”, an exhibit that opens Saturday at HyVee Arena, and celebrates the players, coaches, and supporters of the game at grassroot levels.
The boys are in high cotton with two outstanding beers to rate, just part of another rollicking editon. New cars, koozie ettiquette, Kelce and Swift, football fandom, road trips and concerts, and more in the mix. Plus, of course the ever demanded and lively face check. Salut!
Sharp and enjoyable as always, with our takes on "Stop Making Sense", a state of the art new music venue in Vegas, upcoming concerts and more. Featuring U2, Billy Strings, Sly and The Family Stone, Will Ferrell, Harry Styles, Jackson Browne, Joan Baez, and others. Jump right in!
Telling analysis of the Chiefs adding grit to the recipe as they continue winning in different ways, Kansas rebounding in a big way, Missouri not completing an upset bid, Kansas State hitting a roadblock, and other pro and college angles. Enjoy!
The Kansas City native was a phenom from an early age and a high school legend at Rockhurst. His transition to college at Missouri on and off the field produced amazing high moments, and great challenges as well. Now his wellness business helps others along the way. A great conversation!
A confluence of events creates the chance to reflect on Octobers past, and the one that lies ahead. Mom's birthday, road trips, baseball, Paris, Venice, Facebook oddities, and more. Also upcoming plans that will make for a spicy “Reconcilable Differences” podcast in a couple of weeks!
Visits Sunday for a game, and Tuesday for a press conference, provide the setting for my analysis and ruminations, and those of Zack Greinke, GM J.J. Picollo, and manager Matt Quatroro, looking back and ahead.
"Danny and Stan's Football Weekend" Presented by ASFCA. The Chiefs once again provided a bit more angst than expected, while Missouri was more than solid and Kansas faced adversity and couldn't provide answers. Diving in on that, and more weekend football fun for ya!
The Pennsylvania native has overcome challenges and disappointments to carve out a long and highly sucesssul career as a manager in independent baseball, which continued recently in leading the KC Monarchs to another American Association title.
A fresh and tasty latest edition with the banter buddies. Lots of fact checking about the Hoover Dam, Buffett businesses, and other oddities. Also, Swift/Kelce, musical tastes and passions, beer tastings, football attrition, a golf tale,and much more. Salut!
Another insightful and enjoyable musical journey through the fixation of Swift and Kelce, and other more straightforward topics featuring Usher, Led Zeppelin, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Frog Pond, Robert Palmer, Ricky Lee Jones, and much more. Come on along!
It was a clean sweep of a weekend college and pro alike. The Chiefs were dominant and with Taylor Swift aroiund not even the biggest story at Arrowhead, and Mizzou, K-State, and KU took similar roads to impressive wins.