The Jeff Ward Show

No candidate has been better at creating conflict with the television networks covering the presidential campaign than Donald Trump. Not long after the Fox News controversies had died down, Trump managed to build a wall between himself and Univision by kicking lead anchor Jorge...
As Fox News Sunday’ s Chris Wallace put it this morning, Chris Christie received a bit of “blowback” on Saturday after he proposed his plan to track immigrants with visas like FedEx packages. He even proposed hiring FedEx CEO Fred Smith to implement the system. “People aren’t...
At the end of an epic acceptance speech for the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at tonight’s MTV VMA’s, which included an extended takedown of award shows in general, Kayne West made this announcement: “We’re going to teach our kids to believe in themselves. I don’t know...
Two Milwaukee television stations have temporarily decided to suspend live shots for reporters following the shooting deaths this week of a WDBJ reporter and cameraman in Virginia. According to local media blogger Duane Dudek, two different Milwaukee TV stations, WTMJ and WISN,...
Donald Trump may be a jerk but he sure likes to see Miley Cyrus twerk. The "Can't Stop" star, who will host the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards Sunday, opened up about her racy 2013 performance with Robin Thicke and her unlikely supporter. "When you look at it now, it looks like I'm...
On Sunday, criminal justice professor Adam Lankford stood in front of a crowd of sociologists to explain how American culture contributes to the all-too-frequent American mass shootings. It’s not just that we have a lot of guns, he said — though he does believe that the high...
The Ashley Madison hack has revealed a lot of interesting things about the men who used the extramarital-dating site, including which cities, states, and universities they're from. But what about the women? It turns out, there may not have been very many women. As in, almost...
Austin traffic is the fourth-most congested in America? Not so fast. Texas A&M transportation researchers, in the latest of their periodic looks at U.S. traffic in more than 400 cities and towns, now rank Austin’s rush hour delays as the 10th worst in the nation. The Austin...
Good day Austin: On Monday, Sam Clovis announced he was no longer chairman of Rick Perry’s presidential campaign in Iowa. On Tuesday, he introduced Donald Trump at his big rally in Dubuque. He was now national co-chairman of the Trump campaign and senior policy adviser. Wow...