Pat O’Neill’s Blog

1974

I wasn’t thrilled when my parents moved us away from Wisconsin when I was 12, but being in a smaller Minnesota city helped me get started in radio when I was a teenager. ”Ray” was the 7-midnight

Casey Kasem

I think there’s an intangible reason why Casey Kasem achieved the success he did, and the parallel I see is with Johnny Carson.   Both Carson and Kasem had a “format.”  Johnny had his monologue and interviews, Casey

D-Day

It was a dark and stormy night.  I had been asleep for several hours, but woke up to this on the radio, and it was both frightening and fascinating:  . To mark the 70 years since “D-Day,” Norman