Latest Ted Nugent Stories

2008-08-01 21:00:25

By JEFF MIERS With multiple major free-concert series, several casinos within driving distance, a corporate-run mainstream concert pavilion, and a number of prime concert clubs all competing for the attention of music lovers across the span of the summer's mere 12 weeks, America's Fair had its work cut out for it this year. Sure, the Fair is the Fair, and people are likely to go for a variety of reasons -- tradition, nostalgia, the need for good, clean family fun -- regardless of the...

2008-07-21 12:00:50

By Tom Alesia, The Wisconsin State Journal Jul. 19--I didn't see all 200-plus offerings at the Wisconsin Film Fest in early April, but I doubt there was a better film than the documentary "Song Sung Blue," about Milwaukee's Lightning and Thunder singing duo. Surprisingly emotional, funny and honest, it's better than another Milwaukee-based film, "American Movie," an acclaimed 1999 documentary that made a brief star of its subject, struggling filmmaker Mark Borchardt. So what...

2008-07-03 09:00:51

DETROIT _ This will be a most eventful summer for Ted Nugent. The Motor City Madman, who divides his time between residences in Texas and Michigan, will see the release of a live CD and accompanying DVD, both called "Sweden Rocks," a book of socio political wisdom called "Ted, White & Blue," and the film "Beer for My Horses" in which he acts alongside Toby Keith, Tom Skerritt and Willie Nelson. The main menu for the summer is as it has always been: Ted and band storming stages from sea...

2008-06-25 15:02:34

By Margo Sullivan, The Eagle-Tribune, North Andover, Mass. Jun. 25--KINGSTON -- A fish count in Powwow Pond showed this winter's toll on bass was worse than originally feared, according to Ben Nugent, fisheries biologist with the state Fish and Game Department. He conducted an electro-fishing survey Sunday night and found only 10 bass in the pond. "I was pretty surprised," Nugent said. He estimated the survey should have turned up 60 bass "at a minimum." He said his next step will be...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.