Brad Jackson
Brad Jackson
Brad Jackson is a writer and radio personality whose work has appeared at ABC, CBS, Fox News, and multiple radio programs. He was the longtime host and producer of Coffee & Markets, an award-winning podcast and radio show with more than 1500 episodes. Guests included politicians, Wall Street experts, best-selling author Brad Thor, economist Art Laffer, journalists Michael Barone, Jim Pethokoukis and Andrew Malcolm, as well as Super Bowl-winning quarterback Drew Brees. Brad covers all things edible and cultural for The Federalist. You can find him on Twitter and Instagram at @bradwjackson.
Aretha Franklin, Queen Of Soul, Dies At 76

Today, at the age of 76, Aretha Franklin passed away among friends and family at her home in Detroit. Franklin had been battling advanced pancreatic cancer.

Instead Of Arresting Star Wars Spinoffs, Here’s How Lucasfilm Should Bounce Back After ‘Solo’

Instead of dropping a pile of Star Wars spinoffs because of ‘Solo’s’ low box office, Lucasfilm should turn over the keys to their directors and let them take more risks.

Watch The Trailers For The 12 Best New Games From E3 2018

This year Microsoft gave a sneak peek at the next Halo game, Sony gave an in-depth look at ‘Spider-Man,’ Bethesda let us wander the wasteland of West Virginia, and much, much more.

Anthony Bourdain, Beloved Chef, Dead At 61

A classically trained chef and gifted storyteller, Bourdain was able to ask people questions most journalists wouldn’t, and bring their stories alive.

‘Solo’ Is An Indiana Jones Movie In The Star Wars Galaxy

Despite all of the mess and controversy, Ron Howard, Kathleen Kennedy, and the folks at Lucasfilm have made a fun and entertaining Star Wars film.

Celebrate The 50th Of Johnny Cash’s ‘At Folsom Prison’ With This Drink In Hand

‘At Folsom Prison’ reignited Johnny Cash’s music career, and led to a second live album at San Quentin the following year. It is still thought to be one of the best live albums of all time.

4 Things To See In Childish Gambino’s Internet-Breaking ‘This Is America’

You need to listen to this song and watch this music video, because it’s a cultural moment that cannot be avoided.

The 2018 NFL Draft Is All About The Quarterbacks

With both teams in New York drafting in the top five and looking for a QB, this could be the biggest year for the gunslingers in ages.

What You Should Be Listening to Right Now: Brent Cowles

Cowles is an artist you can enjoy while you’re driving down a country road, downing a few beers with friends on your back deck, or just hanging out on Saturday afternoon.

We’re Living In The Golden Age Of Food Documentaries

All of these series and more help place us square in the golden age of food documentaries, and they all owe at least some of their success to Anthony Bourdain.

Study Finds Pasta Isn’t Bad For You After All. So Try This Delicious Spring Recipe

By the time the kids are done with their movie, you’ll have fresh, homemade pasta that everyone at the table will eat every freaking bite of and they will absolutely go back for more.

Dispatch from SXSW: It’s All About The Music, Man

It’s much, much harder to enjoy all that SXSW has to offer than it used to be, at least without being forced to buy an expensive badge.

Dispatch from SXSW: Brooklyn Grub Comes To Austin

There’s the Buttermilk Fried Chicken & Waffle, the Waffle Burger, even the Smoked Salmon Waffle, plus sweeter verities with Nutella, chocolate covered Strawberries, and the best: S’mores.

Dispatch From SXSW: I Ate Cherry Pie At Roseanne’s House

ABC set up the show’s fictional diner at South by South West this year in an effort to drum up interest in the series reboot.

Shaquem Griffin’s Inspirational Performance Is What Makes The NFL Combine Worth Watching

One night before the amputation, his mother came into the kitchen to find little Shaquem crying from the pain and trying to cut off his left fingers.

Jon Favreau Is Going To Make An Excellent Star Wars TV Series

Favreau is undoubtedly one of this generation’s most underappreciated talents.

State Rep Accused Of Using Child Protective Services To Defeat 2016 Opponent Wins Again

Bo French says Texas state Rep. Charlie Geren is behind a fraudulent phone call to child protective services that hurt his 2016 primary campaign.

Heres The Skinny On Getting Oreos Delivered To Your Door Monthly

The wacky flavors of Oreos they’ll send your way include Chocolate Hazelnut, Hot & Spicy Cinnamon Creme, and even a Peep’s version.

Star Wars Now Has Time Travel, And It Could Change Everything

‘Rebels’ is a playground where David Feloni experiments with Star Wars, weaving together its mystical elements to move the universe forward in exciting ways.

China’s Xi Jinping Looks To Move From President To Emperor

This is now Xi Jinping’s China and he has begun the process of making that official. With an unchecked Xi Jinping in China, the Red Dragon will go on the march.