Bradley Cooper Talks American Sniper Controversy With Terry Gross On Fresh Air

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This week on Fresh Air, Terry Gross interviewed fellow Philadelphian Bradley Cooper about American Sniper and his work in The Elephant Man, which is playing now on Broadway in New York.

The first part of the nearly hourlong chat delves into the much-reported controversy surrounding Sniper, in which Cooper plays a sharp-shooting Navy SEAL sniper during the war in Iraq. Liberals say the film doesn’t do enough to emphasize that that troops should never have been in Iraq in the first place, and that it glorifies a mission gone wrong. Conservatives—like Sarah Palin—say hogwash.

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Podcast: Birds 24/7 Radio, Week 12

We gauge where things stand with Nick Foles and Chip Kelly going into the bye.

Plus, what changes does this team need to make going into the final five games? Click here to listen to the podcast online and here to download it from iTunes.

Tim and Sheil host Birds 24/7 every Thursday night at Smiths in Center City from 6 to 7. Listen to the show on 97.5 The Fanatic.

Podcast: Birds 24/7 Radio, Week 8

The episode in which I make salient points about the quarterback situation and subsequently get accused of being a Nick Foles lover. Sheil does nothing to grab my back.

You can listen to the podcast here or download it from iTunes.

We broadcast live from Smiths in Center City from 6 to 7 every Thursday during the season. If you haven’t visited us there yet, please remedy that immediately. Read more »

Podcast: Birds 24/7 Radio, Week 6

Tim and Sheil get heavy into the quarterback situation. Should this be Michael Vick‘s job when healthy, or should Chip Kelly and the rest of the organization use this time to figure out if Nick Foles has any chance of being a franchise quarterback?

You can listen to the podcast here or download it from iTunes.

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Podcast: Birds 24/7 Radio

As the coaching search heats up, Tim and Sheil break down the Eagles’ options. Is Jon Gruden trying to throw his hat into the ring? Do the Eagles prefer his brother?

Gus Bradley? Nick Saban? Bruce Arians?  There are plenty of names to discuss.

Click here to listen online and here to download.

Birds 24/7 Radio broadcasts live at Smith’s (19th and Chestnut) on Mondays from 6 to 7 p.m. on 97.5 The Fanatic.

Podcast: Birds 24/7 Radio

A special edition of Birds 24/7 radio as Sheil and Tim dive into the important questions regarding the Eagles coaching search. Plus, reaction to Jeremiah Trotter‘s candid remarks about Andy Reid.

Click here to listen online and here to download.

Birds 24/7 Radio broadcasts live at Smith’s (19th and Chestnut) on Mondays from 6 to 7 p.m. on 97.5 The Fanatic.

Podcast: Birds 24/7 Radio

Tim and Sheil talk about what will likely be Andy Reid’s final home game and debate whether the Eagles’ head-coaching job will be attractive to potential candidates.

Click here to download on iTunes, or here to listen online.

Birds 24/7 Radio broadcasts live from Smith’s at 19th and Chestnut every Monday at 6 p.m. and can be heard on 97.5 The Fanatic.

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