Tag: News Interviews 2017

  • Ten 2016 Bowl Teams and Their Prospects This Season: Who Might Go Furthest?

    We are a week closer to the start of the 2017 college football season. As mentioned in past posts, spring football games are going on across the country and fans are just getting into looking at their favorite school's prospects. In this segment, we discuss 10 teams who made bowl games last year with our Editor in Chief and sports commentator Chris Yandek. Which of these teams will go furthest? The following teams we discuss include: LSU, Vanderbilt, Utah, San Diego State, Navy, Virginia Tech, TCU, Indiana, Minnesota and Hawaii.

  • Rich Little, Rich Little Tropicana Show, Rich Little 2017

    Rich Little Speaks and Mostly in His Own Voice: Impersonation King Talks about His New Book, Little by Little: People I’ve Known and Been, His Vegas Show at the Tropicana, Plus Impressions and More

    For an education in impersonations and comedy, you should start with the great Rich Little. His famous impersonations which include President Ronald Reagan, Johnny Carson, Jimmy Stewart and many others serve as a gold standard of sorts. Today, you can experience all of those impersonations and more at Rich Little’s Las Vegas show at the Tropicana Hotel. The show takes places five nights a week and begins at 7:00 PM. Additionally, you can read about great stories of his impersonations and the famous people in his life in his new book Little by Little: People I’ve Known and Been. Featured columnist Jay Bildstein joins us for an over 30 minute CYInterview with the show business legend. Mr. Little shares stories about President Reagan, Don Rickles, Jimmy Stewart, Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Johnny Carson and numerous others.

  • Dan Severn 2016, Dan Severn Book

    Former UFC Champion/NWA World Champion Dan Severn Back to Discuss His Upcoming May 5th MMA/Kickboxing Event, More

    Over the last year on CYInterview, we’ve had the opportunity to speak, on a number of occasions, with one of the greats of MMA, amateur wrestling and professional wrestling. He is none other than Dan “The Beast” Severn. The former UFC Champion and NWA World Champion is back with us to talk about his upcoming MMA/Kickboxing event in Auburn, Indiana on May 5th. If you cannot attend the live event, you can watch Dan Severn’s Danger Zone MMA event online for $10. You can find more information about the upcoming Cinco De Mayhem event at www.facebook.com/dangerzonemma.

  • Coach Mike Leach’s Washington State Cougars Take the Field This Saturday: Not Your Typical Spring Football Game

    Division 1 college football teams across the country are having their annual spring football game. This coming weekend, Washington State head football coach, NY Times bestselling author and CYInterview regular Mike Leach’s Cougars will take the field to show their fans the first glimpse of their 2017 football team. We speak with Mike about what he hopes to get out of the scrimmage this weekend and what the Cougars fan base can expect from the event. Coach wants to see a high tempo game. The Washington State Cougars have their team scrimmage this Saturday, April 22nd, at 5:00 PM Eastern. You can watch it on the Pac 12 network.

  • Preview of this week’s PGA Valero Texas Open

    At The Masters a few weeks back, Charley Hoffman had one of the best showings at this year's first major. This week, he will be defending his title at the Valero Texas Open. To speak about some of this week's players in the field, our Editor in Chief and sports commentator Chris Yandek provides his thoughts on this week’s tournament. In this segment, Chris looks at the golfers he thinks will do well this week including Brendan Steele and Tony Finau. Additionally, he tells us why he believes it could be a tough weekend for the defending champion Charley Hoffman and another one of this weekend's favorites Matt Kuchar.

  • Ten Sub .500 2016 College Football Teams: We Take a Look at their 2017 Prospects

    With a new college football season approaching on the horizon, it brings a chance for schools with losing seasons to have newfound success. In our latest college football preview segment, we analyze 10 teams who all had records below 500 in 2016. Our Editor in Chief and sports commentator Chris Yandek tells us what these 2016 underdogs can expect in the upcoming season. We discuss the following teams: Rutgers, Virginia, Iowa State, Kansas, Illinois, Cincinnati, Connecticut, Arizona, Missouri, Ole Miss

  • Mason Reese, Mason Reese 2014

    Mason Reese Back to Talk Life Interrupted, Fills Us in on His Dating Life, More

    After returning from a trip to Los Angeles and celebrating his birthday last week, Mason Reese is looking forward to the next chapter of his new situation comedy, Life Interrupted. With all the episodes now available on YouTube, the web series has been submitted to a variety of festivals and competitions. In our latest conversation, Mason reflects on his birthday, his trip to Los Angeles and what it was like to work with actor, musician and friend Robbie Rist, in episodes five and six of Life Interrupted. We’ve already heard, in earlier CYInterviews with Mason, what it was like to work with fellow co-stars Dawn Wells, Alison Arngrim, Erin Murphy and Michael Learned. But what about the actor who played Cousin Oliver from The Brady Bunch? Mason fills us in. Speaking of The Brady Bunch, Mason also revealed to us that he has been dating fellow actress Geri Reischl. After The Brady Bunch ended, a variety show titled The Brady Bunch Hour debuted in 1976 and Geri played the role of Jan Brady.

  • NCAA Football 2017: A Quick Look at Some Prominent Programs and their Non-Conference Games

    Nationwide, spring college football games are commencing. It is the first chance for fans to get a glimpse of their favorite team, for the coming season. We're just about five months away from the start of 2017 NCAA Football. However, we at CYInterview will continue to bring you segments covering division 1 teams. In our latest coverage, we look at the non-conference schedules of six teams who have prominent fan bases, as well as part of a big name independent team's schedule. We discuss Notre Dame, Nebraska, Baylor, Michigan State, Kentucky, Boise State and Georgia Tech. Our Editor in Chief and sports commentator Chris Yandek tells us what to look for from these teams.

  • LaMonte McLemore is Back to Discuss Some of the 5th Dimensions Greatest Hits, More

    Back in February, we had a wide ranging CYInterview with LaMonte McLemore [see here,] a co-founder of the multiple Grammy winning group, The 5th Dimension. Mr. McLemore has led an interesting and varied life as a singer, author, photographer and baseball player. He joins us again for another chat, this time to discuss some of the group's biggest hits. We discuss hits from The 5th Dimension music catalog including: Go Where You Wanna Go, Up, Up and Away, Medley: Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In (The Flesh Failures), (Last Night) I Didn't Get to Sleep at All and Wedding Bell Blues. LaMonte also shares stories about fellow 5th Dimension members Billy Davis Jr., Ronald Townson, Florence LaRue and Marilyn McCoo.

  • Mastery of the Unconsidered: Golfers Who Have a Shot at The Masters Who You May Not Have Considered

    We are less than two days to the start of The Masters. Some of the most prominent golfers being talked about to win the tournament this weekend include Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth and Rory Mcllroy. However, some less focused on golfers are worth our consideration. Here to give us some insight on this cadre of lesser known greens competitors is our Editor in Chief and sports commentator Chris Yandek. He tells us why Adam Hadwin, Brendan Steele and Louis Oosthuizen all have a chance to win The Masters this weekend.