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Sammy Younan is the program director of Girth Radio: an online radio station that started broadcasting from inside The Pacific Junction Hotel bar (RIP!). At Girth he Hosts My Summer Lair (a pop culture celebration) & In Session… (which features music performances).

An avid writer; Red Letter Nights is his first book. His writing has appeared in the National Post, USA Today, Sole Shift, Relevant and Geek Hard.

Sammy doesn't get along with pants: Down With Pants!

New Book Alert: September 30-October 4, 2019

New Book Alert: September 30-October 4, 2019

My weekly collection of new and notable books for your pop culture pleasure and edification: #ReadMoreTweetLess.

September 30

So cool to get talented writer Bari Weiss in book form. Grateful to be away from the painfully predicable and boring white noise of the internet.

Her book is How to Fight Anti-Semitism and it's from Crown Publishing and it's out now!

October 1

Stoicism is one of the distinct hallmarks of the 50th anniversary of the moon landing and the entire Apollo mission. They got it won and done.

Along with effective stoicism is Stillness Is the Key out today by Ryan Holiday and published by Portfolio Books!

October 2

The Many Lives of Michael Bloomberg more like The Many Opinions of Michael Bloomberg!

Eleanor Randolph’s Michael Bloomberg biography is out now from Simon & Schuster.

October 3

“I’m a Christian, a conservative, and a Republican. . .in that order.” ~Mike Pence


A break from the predictable glut of President Trump books; for a change one on Vice President Mike Pence. Piety and Power by Tom LoBianco and published by Dey Street Books. Out now!

October 4

Rachel Maddow’s book Blowout: Corrupted Democracy, Rogue State Russia, and the Richest, Most Destructive Industry on Earth is out now from Crown Publishing!

President Donald J. Trump continues to be profitable and comfortable.


Trial by Trailer: Including...Birds Of Prey

Trial by Trailer: Including...Birds Of Prey