FROM MADDEN MISCHIEF TO MADDEN MUSINGS

Often when I meet people, I’m asked if I’m related to Steve Madden, the shoe guy, or the football guru and game creator John Madden.  No, but I did meet big John once at the then Bing Crosby Golf Tournament in Pebble Beach, CA .  At the time I was representing Bing’s wife, Kathryn Crosby, … More FROM MADDEN MISCHIEF TO MADDEN MUSINGS

CAN SOMEBODY TELL ME WHAT THESE ARE FOR?

They’re little white message boards I find inhabiting my wallet like sleeping cave dwellers fearful of coming out into a barren wasteland ruled by facemasks and  social distancers. Today if you gave someone your business card, they’d be looking for a Kleenex tissue before they touch it. I was just thinking I not only haven’t … More CAN SOMEBODY TELL ME WHAT THESE ARE FOR?

HEY, DON’T BELITTLE B

Talk about being “subtle,” how’d you like to be that sissy letter “b” in belittling words like “subtle?” Can you imagine what it’s like being the lonely, silent “B” in “B-quiet” words like “doubt,” or “debt” or “debtor?” It’s about as sissy-subtle as a letter can get. No, I’d want to be a bold “b” … More HEY, DON’T BELITTLE B

IS THERE ENOUGH BRADY IN BIDEN TO WIN THE inSUPERable BOWL* WILL MCCONNELL INTERCEPT THE PASS IN THE END ZONE AND SCORE A GOP TD?

A zest for drama, potboilers and brinksmanship appear innate in politicians, something they have deep down inside them that wants to come out and play!   Our political leaders don’t want to just win, they want to vanquish, score a triumph, a knockout, pull off a last-minute historic victory, like Tom Brady behind in the points, … More IS THERE ENOUGH BRADY IN BIDEN TO WIN THE inSUPERable BOWL* WILL MCCONNELL INTERCEPT THE PASS IN THE END ZONE AND SCORE A GOP TD?

A SURE-FIRE WAY TO LOSE WEIGHT IS TO ‘MAKE FOOD BORING!’

This pandemic has made many of us overweight, or to put it more geographically, we’re a fatter Nation.  Here’s my broccoli-filled strategy to rescue Americans who are looking more and more rotunda working virtually or just existing at home not far from those fattening refrigerators? Forced to stay home so much hiding from COVID, many … More A SURE-FIRE WAY TO LOSE WEIGHT IS TO ‘MAKE FOOD BORING!’

National Enquirer Reports Convicted Murderer Robert Durst Once Tried to Hire as Hit Man TransMedia Group Author Client William Steel  

“Dursturbed” was TransMedia’s contribution to the cover of now one of the hottest books in the country – Sex and the Serial Killer: My Bizarre Times with Robert Durst For media inquiries, interview requests, speaking engagements, contact TransMedia Group 561-750-9800 or email direct at pr@transmediagroup.com.  Besides an inveterate blogger, Tom Madden is an author of countless published … More National Enquirer Reports Convicted Murderer Robert Durst Once Tried to Hire as Hit Man TransMedia Group Author Client William Steel  

Hooray! Another victory against racism!

I’ll make this a short and sweet drive to shout out my car window “Thank you, Miami Dade” for making Dixie Highway history, at least in your part of Florida.  Finally, the roadway there was officially renamed Harriet Tubman Highway. While I would have preferred the more alliterative “Harriet Highway” as I suggested in a … More Hooray! Another victory against racism!

Angela Merkel Shopping Before Checking Out as Chancellor

Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel will be retiring this month after 16 years as one of the world’s most respected leaders and probably the busiest.  Even when in power, she still does her own grocery shopping.  Now with her conservative Christian Democratic Unition party losing to the left-leaning Social Democrats in the parliamentary election, she’ll … More Angela Merkel Shopping Before Checking Out as Chancellor

MY MINI ADVENTURE AT BOCA RATON REGIONAL HOSPITAL WHERE BRAVE MEDICAL WORKERS WORK TIRELESSLY WHILE EMERGENCY WAITING ROOM PATIENTS WAIT AND WAIT!

Going to hospitals today is like you’re an astronaut landing on the moon. “Sir, it’s going to be several more hours before the doctor can see you,” the weary nurse said. “We’re in the middle of a pandemic,” she added. “Never-mind,” I told the nurse. “Thank you, but we’ve been here already over four hours.” So, … More MY MINI ADVENTURE AT BOCA RATON REGIONAL HOSPITAL WHERE BRAVE MEDICAL WORKERS WORK TIRELESSLY WHILE EMERGENCY WAITING ROOM PATIENTS WAIT AND WAIT!

Why Is Property Identity Theft One of the Fastest Growing Cybercrimes? You Can Ask Attorney Peter Ticktin who Relishes Bringing the Bad Guys to Justice

After a six-year legal battle, Andy Pham’s attorney Peter Ticktin recently won in Nevada District Court a judgement to return Pham’s Las Vegas property and put it back in his name after it was stolen from him by scammers. Peter Ticktin, Andy Pham’s Attorney, and Founder and Managing Partner of The Ticktin Law Firm, knows … More Why Is Property Identity Theft One of the Fastest Growing Cybercrimes? You Can Ask Attorney Peter Ticktin who Relishes Bringing the Bad Guys to Justice