We ventured up the road from Dewey to check in on our friends at Bethany Blues in Lewes for there NFL kick off Party.  ...

Not many humans in this world enjoy small talk. If you find a human out there who do check them for batteries because there is......

  Kickin off season 3 with some great stunts fro Producer Madness Also getting over PTSD from the reaper challenge to try some Bloodys at The......

Natalee DeHart, social media correspondent joins Todd and Tony at Bethany Blues to talk about the local beach scene. Todd DeHart and Tony Russo interview......

In this week’s fiery episode of Dewey Raw, we took a little field trip to OCMD to attend Seacrets Bloody Mary competition. It is safe......

Backshore Brewing Co. brewer Mathew Shockley joins Todd and Tony to talk about going from teaching to brewing, what it's like to make beer just feet away from the sand, and how he balances what people...

This week we had our pen and ink correspondent Stephanie Fowler on the show and Tony had his first ever bourbon crush. The three of......

The weather wasn’t just unkind to people, phones had a tough go of it as well and, as the area’s only Certified Apple tech, Todcast......

New OceanCity.com editor Kristin Helf talks about her vision for the area's most popular website and what it is like writing about the beach in the winter....

This week, Todd and Tony talk about the growing number of “better” restaurants in Ocean City and what it would take for Ocean City to......

Mat Shockley and Nate Todd brew bear on the Boardwalk. People pay them to do this. It seems as if it might be a little......

Ha, the season is winding down but good things are happening all through the off season in fact with fewer crowds and great weather every......

On this weeks episode, we change things up just a bit and interview one of the day drinking instigators Danny Robinson, creator, and brewer of......

Last episode we got cultured and talked about some art, this week we decided to build on that and found out about peoples background and......

This week we have a super sized show with our guest Leah Beach, who you might know from Gary’s or painting the chalk boards at the Starboard......

The last two months have been crazy for us over here at GCFL between Running of the Bull, the LLS Gala,  a wedding,  a bachelor......

To say that the starboard opening weekend is popular is an understatement.  In fact, it’s so popular that other businesses in this world famous little......

Although alcohol doesn’t tend to make people want to follow rules, it does somehow make people want to create them. As a culture, we kind......

For the better part of 5 years Todd DeHart and Tony Russo have been podcasting on the eastern shore. Talking about life in Ocean City......

It seems that six episodes in the crew has abandoned any thoughts of having an organized structured show.  Although that may be the goal these......

Todd and I have been podcasting since before it really was a thing. We’ve gone through a bunch of iterations, but nearly every week, for......

I know that I have it pretty good.  I get to make fun videos and have a great time doing it.  Whether its sharing champagne......

Remember G.I.G.O.? No, that’s Gigli (but, I guess, also G.I.G.O.). G.I.G.O. was a concept used back when we were willing to spend money to tech kids how......

If you will look to your left, you will see a logo provided by one of the largest companies in the world. So what can......

As Todd and I continue to find our feet on the Google Hangout aspect of the Todcast, we’re trying to keep viewers interested by throwing......

Before we get started, it is very important you know that “Signs” by Five Man Electrical Band is one of the worst of the Hippie-Pop......

What is that horrifying photo, you ask? That is yours truly participating in this new, deproved Todcast, broadcasting live on Google Hangouts. Because Todd and......

It’s not my anniversary, per se, but I’ll tell you a little secret. I’ve got Todd breathing down my neck for a show blog and......

In this week’s Todcast, we talk muskrat, country music, and because it’s the law, the Oscars. The good folks at Good Clean Fun Life, are......

In this week’s Todcast Todd reports on his regional travels including the Frozen Harbor Music Festival (formerly Pirate Rob’s Birthday Party) and joining the Blue......

We attended the Winter Gala in Dewey Beach, which is put on to raise funds for the Police and Beach patrol that keep a watchful......

This week Todcast Tony and I discuss the trials and tribulations of a weekend long, stay-at-home dad.  We don’t do much for ordering out of......

An appeal to the lowest common denominator is something meant derisively, as if they’re better than the people to whom the appeal is made. But,......

We got the chance to wax a little philosophical on this week’s Todcast. It stemmed from a discussion of the unreality we can sometimes attribute......

In this week’s show we get the opportunity to interview Donnie Landis (pictured right) who’s coming to town this week to perform in the Lone......

On this week’s episode, we traveled to the Berlin, Maryland home of Domestic Goddess Natalie DeHart, to talk about holiday parties. Rather than conduct a......

On the advice of Mindie Burgoyne from last week’s show, Todd treated himself to shopping and lunch at the Washington Street Inn in Easton rather......

On this week’s show Mindie Burgoyne talks Small Business Saturday as well as how small businesses can take advantage of Cyber Monday. Small Business Saturday is......

This week on the Todcast, we talk international and local visitors and how to address them, recap a week of GCFL shenanigans and announce the......

The notion of establishing (or at least pretending to want to establish) a tourism police force first captured my imagination this summer, when I discovered......

After an introduction (or, rather as part of the introduction) of the new Todcast format, we talked a bit about good versus bad ghost tours. An......

Synopsis: (BLOG) The thing about customs, is, they’re not just arbitrary rules, they are things that have worked the best for the people who have......

Listen Here Synopsis: In this week’s Tourist Trap segment, we discuss the impossibility of having an “authentic locals experience.” The problem is, the “authentic locals......

LISTEN HERE Synopsis: In this week’s Todcast we learn the secret behind Tony’s fashion choices, how to shoplift a movie and the best winter jobs......

One of my favorite remnants from philosophy 101 is that a person can’t knowingly do something they believe to be wrong. The short version of......

CLICK HERE TO LISTEN Synopsis: In this week’s episode, we mostly talk about how bitter I am that the newspaper business is run by cowards.......

Several weeks ago, I was in a New Jersey bar with Keith, Bobby and Michael. My best friend and two of my brothers, respectively. The......

Todcast Ep 127  Synopsis: With help from special guest Rich Liebig, of The Crispy Noodle podcast, in this week’s Todcast we discard the phrase “Girly......

The Todcast has always been a kind of an experiment between the written and spoken word. Each week, Tony writes a long blog to coincide......

THIS WEEKS TODCAST I am not a “one up” guy during conversations, although to listen to me you wouldn’t know it. I have a billion......

Burley Oak Brewery owner Bryan Brushmiller has been known to say, “The only thing keeping us from greatness is goodness.” His central point is that, often when......

It takes zero creative energy to hate on Salisbury, Maryland. Excruciatingly selfish city planning and nearly-criminal short-sightedness has turned it into a patchwork of strip......

I have an ongoing and secret feud with the television at the YMCA. If I am alone in the locker room, or notice no one......

The photo accompanying this post is of the most intellectually esoteric item Wal*Mart sells. As I started this Todcast blog, I meant to mock the......

  On the day after Fathers Day I had the pleasure to have a interview with one of the fathers of skateboarding Chris Miller.  Interestingly......

It was a rainy night in Delmar, and I took shelter away from the doors of the Walgreens, waiting for my ride. There is a......

Local business owners tend to fall pretty strictly into two categories: entrepreneurs who are building something and businesspersons who feel they are owed something for......

When “Verified” badges became available on Twitter I signed up for one.  I just thought it was something one was supposed to do, to provide......

I don’t know whether it is true that you’re only as old as you feel. I always feel the age I am, so maybe I’m......

I don’t watch much TV. In fact, I was a cord cutter before the Internet was in most homes. I hate paying for cable because......

In case you’re not familiar, “the Uncanny Valley,” was coined to describe a robotics phenomenon. Scientists discovered the more accurately a robot was rendered, the......

In the ongoing debate about nostalgia’s value, I fall pretty decisively on the nostalgia-is-horrible side. In the ongoing debate about the objectification of women, I......

The title of this week’s Todcast and accompanying blog was, in a way, lifted from the headlines of last week’s Dispatch. I have an odd......

Earlier this week, a celebrity chef complained there was such a thing as the “Top 50 Women Chefs” and a friend of mine solicited comments......

I love monster nightmares. I am a grownup, overweight white male with a little beard. There is nothing in my real life of which I’m......

It is, at this point, almost beyond trite to make fun of politicians. Also, it is getting a little exhausting to defend or indict the press. Simply......

The 110th episode of the Todcast was recorded last night and will be out this Friday. Thanks to the few that joined us for a great craft......

It is not new or interesting to say the newspaper business is changing, but as a news ex-pat I’m less worried than most about it. The fact......

This was my last week at the Star Democrat and, although I’ll miss my colleagues, I really left the news business just in the nick of......

It’s been awhile since we’ve had a guest on the Todcast, so it was a pleasure to welcome Mathew Shockley of PLB Comics this week. Mat......

Earlier this week rapper 2 Chainz was arrested for paraphernalia possession in Easton, the town where I work. The car he was driving was pulled......

By Tony Russo If it had political goals, we could easily call reality television terrorism. But since it has neither goal nor point, we’ll go......

Recently a colleague asked me a seemingly hypothetical question: Why do people think that X is a Y? (The content of the question isn’t the......

by Tony Russo For those of you who might have missed this week’s Todcast (posted below as always) a brief summary: In his article about......

by: Tony Russo The hardest part of being me is I’m so easily offended, I’m running out of things to boycott, which kinda takes me......

By Tony Russo A less-preachy version of what follows can be found as part of the Big Picture segment of the Todcast. If we’re going......

In the movie “The Princess Bride,” master criminal Vizini’s repeated response to the overwhelming evidence he may be facing a superior foe is to shout......

by Tony Russo This week’s “Big Picture” was supposed to be anti-advertising but I’m two days past deadline and, frankly, I don’t have it in......

When I was on the old-people-in-politics beat for the Bayside Gazette, I had to cover a quarterly Town Hall meeting held by a member of......

Now I don’t wanna get all preachy, {{1}}[[1]]Of course I do.[[1]] but the faux outrage over the Christmas Creep is embarrassing even for Americans. Just......

A new feature on the Todcast, “The Big Picture” is our newest foray into multi-media — an essay to accompany the Todcast. Comment below or......

There is no question that the Internet makes things move faster, but its selectivity is what we’re here to speak about today. For instance, the......

by Tony Russo I got a letter from Chuck Norris yesterday. It wasn’t addressed to me but rather was sent on his behalf by a......

Tony normally writes the post to go with the todcast, but this week was his birthday.  As we all know he loves to hear himself......

Although it is only a small part of a Todcast that included an analysis of tweakers and an extended, enjoyable state of the beer, I......

by Tony Russo To hear Bryan Brushmiller tell it, there is more to running a brewery than siting round drinking. Being the show sponsor, he......

by Tony Russo I may have quit smoking tobacco. I say “may” because quitting is always dicey. If I have quit, though, it’s because I......

By Tony Russo When I’m not saying horrible things on the Internet, I’m a newspaper reporter. This is only a marginally important fact. In my......

Posted  by Tony Russo It is my responsibility to edit the Todcast each week, paring it back to something close to 20 minutes. This week’s......

by: Tony Russo Right here is EVERYTHING you need to know about Ocean City. Enough cash to buy a full page ad because they hate......

So for those of you who are as ignorant as I, there’s a singer called G-Love (pronounced “Gee” “love”) and he’s pretty famous. Since I......

Or as the Chinese Say.. Remember that time you drove to New Jersey to see where “Clerks” was filmed? Or that awesome road trip you......

The Berlin Bathtub Races were improved upon this year by several minor tweaks to the program, the most interesting of which was the adoption of......

On this week’s Todcast, we have a special sneak preview of the upcoming Berlin Bathtub Races which have gotten significantly cooler over the past year.......

This week Todd had to learn the hard lesson that I’m a member of the zombie-obsessed. To be honest and fair, I’m a zombie enthusiast......

by: Tony Russo In the 80s there was a movie called Johnny Dangerously. One of the subplots (OK, the movie had running jokes more than......

The reason he sometimes find headlines amusing is that they look as if they’re sentences but they are not. Headlines are written for people who......

Every week my partner, Tony Russo, and I do our Todcast.  Every week Tony is the driving force behind the recording, editing and posting an......

By Tony Russo Todd DeHart, my co-host, likes to joke that doing the weekly Todcast is the most regularly he’s participated in a project since......

By Tony Russo I probably caught the luckiest break in my career mistake-wise last week and want to show a little gratitude over it. For......

Four More Years Four years makes a much larger cultural difference than one might expect, as we found out during this week’s Todcast. Although I’m......

I returned this week to covering the County Commissioners, which isn’t as thrilling as it sounds, but the upside was that I got to spend......

By Tony Russo It is with more than a vague sense of irony that I am rewriting this column. The short version is that I......

By Tony Russo So although I am a married man, I understand (barely) that this is called housekeeping: We moved where we are on iTunes.......

Podcast Powered By Podbean Bill Todd and Big Al Reno get back together to catch up once again after a small break and shoot the......

By Tony Russo It came to my attention this week that the term “Guinea Tee” is not as widely used as one might think. In......

by: Tony Russo This was a good news/bad news kind of week. We shared a lot of cool stories and interesting insights and then I......

By Tony Russo A few weeks ago, Todd DeHart and I decided not to worry too much bout getting guests. We didn’t strictly ban the......

Bill Todd was in a celebratory mood after getting his new hand made Les Paul – Gibson  Guitar.  Maybe it was not the night to......

By Tony Russo As we’ve mentioned here before one of Todd DeHart’s many side gigs is as D.J. for the Party Zone, Saturday nights on......