LISTEN: Neil Patrick Harris Chats With Terry Gross About Playing Hedwig, Escaping Doogie Howser and Coming Out in Press Release in 2006

In the latest episode of Philly-produced podcast Fresh Air, host Terry Gross conducts an interview with triple-threat talent and one of today’s shiniest gay stars, Neil Patrick Harris.

Harris was there to chat about his new memoir Choose Your Own Autobiography, which is structured like one of those choose-your-own-adventure books you probably read as a kid. Throughout the course of interview he and Gross cover everything from escaping the Doogie Howser label and playing a transgender dynamo in his Tony-winning role in Hedwig and the Angry Inch to his decision to reveal he was gay via press release in 2006 when bloggers like Perez Hilton were putting pressure on him to come out.

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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 11

Herm Edwards definitively stated that Nick Foles is not an elite/franchise quarterback. Is it too soon to pass that kind of judgement, or is Edwards spot on?

Sheil and Tim offer their takes.

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 3

Tim and Sheil hosted a special Tuesday edition of Birds 24/7 on 97.5 The Fanatic. Look beyond the Andy Reid story line, and you’ll quickly notice that this is a big game for the Eagles. Can they pull it off? And what to make of this team through two weeks?

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

They’ll be broadcasting live from Smiths in Center City from 6 to 7  Thursdays during the season.

Podcast: Birds 24/7 Radio, Week 2

Tim and Sheil look back at the Eagles’ eye-opening performance against Washington. Is this style of play sustainable? The guys explore that question from a variety of angles.

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

They’ll be broadcasting live from Smiths in Center City from 6 to 7  Thursdays during the season. Please note that, due to the Thursday night game against the Chiefs, next week’s show will be on Tuesday.

Podcast: Birds 24/7 Radio

Who will replace Andy Reid? Tim and Sheil discuss several names and explore the possibility of Reid joining the front office.

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 get into the firing of Jim Washburn and what it means for Andy Reid. Plus, some thoughts on Nick Foles being named the starter, Bryce Brown‘s emergence and the defense’s collapse.

Download it from iTunes here or listen online here.

You can listen to Birds 24/7 Radio on 97.5 The Fanatic from 6 to 7 every Monday. Or stop by Smith’s at 19th and Chestnut, where the guys broadcast live.