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6th Annual Radiothon Raised $1,258,257.00

We’ve been doing this for 6 years now, and surely we couldn’t ask you to give again. Surely our guests will dodge our calls to appear, to call in, to sign something and send to us. But every year, just when I think your generosity cannot be surpassed it is. Thank you!

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Anchored by Mitch Albom and Mike Lupica – two of The Sports Reporters longest-standing members – the magic of the show is in podcast form, enabling the hosts to continue their highly popular tradition with the benefit of twice-a-week perspectives with a special guest each episode.

Tuesdays is 20!

Get the 20th Anniversary Edition, with a new afterword!


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Now in Paperback

All humans are musical. Why else would the Lord give you a beating heart?


Have you read them all?


A Musical Companion

Bringing the music of Frankie Presto to life! Digital download available now, CD exclusive through Barnes & Noble on 11/20. 

Featuring original songs including “Forever Wrong” by Sawyer Fredericks and others by Ingrid MichaelsonMat Kearney, and Phredley Brown.


The premier training center for young people to improve their community, starting with themselves. The center offers a unique approach to Motivational learning.

A Primo Dessert Experience

Now open in Campus Martius in downtown Detroit

100% of the profits benefit SAY Detroit

Who is Frankie Presto?

A virtuoso?
An overnight pop star?
An orphan?

A mystery…


Michigan football beats down MSU in chippy, chirpy affair

EAST LANSING — The game hadn’t even started, and Devin Bush Jr. was trying to dig up the Spartan logo with his cleats. The Michigan linebacker hoofed at the midfield grass so aggressively, I thought he was going to get down on all fours and charge at a green cape. It...

Taking a squirrel on a plane is just … nuts

Last time I checked, the only squirrel that could fly on his own was in "Rocky and Bullwinkle." Others would presumably need an airplane. But in today’s world, that’s not a problem. You never know what furry creature might be scurrying up the aisles. And asking for...

Detroit Lions corral Packers’ Aaron Rodgers for a change

Romeo Okwara was still sweating in the locker room, even after he’d showered and dressed. The Detroit Lions defensive end had spent the whole game running after Green Bay’s Aaron Rodgers. Someone asked him if, when he finally sacked Rodgers, he allowed himself a...

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Inspired by visits to his dying professor Morrie Schwartz – who told him “Giving is living” – author Mitch Albom began to form charities in the mid-1990s. Today, S.A.Y. Detroit and the Have Faith Haiti Mission & Orphanage helping those who need it most.

Learn more about S.A.Y. Detroit’s many initiatives at Meet the special children of Have Faith Haiti at

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