The guys opened the show discussing how the Sox honored two alleged PED users at Fenway last night.

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[0:12:32] ... special needs son -- sold out as -- teammate Andy Pettitte. And Chuck Norris friend -- asked for an and he -- -- sold out his wife he says his wife had injected in the past ...
[0:20:46] ... become and that's part of the the may tenth -- and charming Anthony Wright worked so hard and so intense. Well lots of guys work on lots of guys weren't -- Guys like Clemens got an ...
[0:24:09] ... them in -- right over the tape. Out of his lockers like Jonny Gomes who's in tears and I just love this place is. This what -- revisionist history is our part to Nomar Garciaparra went ...

Coach Addazio discussed the upcoming BC season.

[0:00:00] ... Thoughts Joyce and AT&T hotline is the head football coach of Boston College Stephen -- you Steve it's -- and a meter -- -- -- Callahan this morning how are you. All right guys let you get those war. So good first show after 76 bowl game and the pre season ACC rankings have you once again serve in the bottom half of your division does that frustrate -- amusing view. Well even ...
[0:01:20] ... Murphy came in to replace -- What is -- shown in the pre season. Well -- literally on pre season training -- forget he's a pretty an expert guy himself I mean he's only really played three games of his career so. ...
[0:04:31] ... characters there's. There's those things that I really love about football about college football they called in the plane. And that's what maybe he really good the past that. You'll want to guys that maybe work ...
[0:05:37] ... important those guys they have a lot of instill pride in and Boston College means an awful lot and sometimes you know. It was hard to measure that Google really athletes you know in the -- ...

The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane.

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[0:04:32] ... seems a broad zones of what's -- like it's awful us president Michael J. Fox who testified in congress from specifically didn't use his medication that they news. To merit -- guy there's just. In disaster for ...
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Here are the highlights from Friday’s Headlines on Dennis & Callahan with Kirk MinihaneGerry Callahan and guest host Jon Meterparel. To hear the segment, go to the Dennis & Callahan audio on demand page.

–Longtime actor and comedian Robin Williams was suffering from the early stages of Parkinson’s disease and was sober when he committed suicide on Monday, his widow, Susan Schneider, said in a statement Thursday.

“It makes sense that that could’ve pushed him over the edge,” Callahan said. “He was in financial distress, probably struggling with his career, doing a stupid sitcom with Sarah Michelle Gellar and probably felt in that very dark place.”

Said Meterparel: “Probably felt he had nothing else to live for.”

“You could sort of see that being a closer,” Minihane said. “Parkinson’s seems like a brutal disease to live with.”

– NBC News announced Thursday that David Gregory, who led the program “Meet the Press” for almost six years, is leaving the network after 20 years. Chuck Todd will take his place Sept. 7.

“So they dump one snobby liberal for another snobby liberal,” Callahan said.

Said Minihane: “If you’re the people at NBC, it’s almost like getting a new commissioner of baseball. Don’t you think, ‘Let’s change it up?’ Is anybody going to say, ‘Oh my God, Chuck Todd is on now?’”

“I hate him, but wouldn’t [Keith Olbermann] draw more viewers?” Callahan said. “He’s a loose cannon, he’s completely nuts. Why wouldn’t you?”

Said Meterparel: “Because he’s not safe enough.

– India’s civil aviation regulator said Wednesday it ordered Jet Airways to suspend two pilots after a flight dove 5,000 feet, forcing air traffic controllers to issue an emergency warning.

The captain of the flight was reportedly on a scheduled rest break when the plane dropped almost 5,000 feet over Turkey during the flight from Mumbai to Brussels Aug. 8.

“The co-pilot was meant to be in charge of the plane while the captain snoozed, but claimed she was busy on her iPad and didn’t notice the plane had lost altitude,” Minihane said.

Callahan said: “Shouldn’t she have said she was in the bathroom?”

“After 1,000 feet I think you would notice,” Meterparel said.

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Here are the highlights from Thursday’€™s Headlines on Dennis & Callahan with Kirk Minihane, Gerry Callahan and guest host Jon Meterparel. To listen to the segment, go to the Dennis & Callahan audio on demand page.

New details are slowly emerging regarding Robin Williams‘€™ concerning behavior while on the set of his last TV show, “The Crazy Ones.”€

“So the truth is slowly leaking out,”€ Callahan said.

“€œDid you watch ‘€˜The Crazy Ones?’€™ “€œ Callahan asked.

“Once, because [Williams] was in it,”€ Meterparel responded.

“œI did the same thing, I watched the pilot. It’€™s the worst thing I ever saw. I didn’€™t make it through,”€ Minihane said.

Last May, Williams insisted on filming a scene for the CBS series while drinking actual alcohol, an action that seemed to “calm him down.”€

A source told Radar Online that Williams, reeling financially, would sleep for almost 20 hours a day in the weeks leading up to his tragic death.

“Do you think there was any saving Robin Williams?” Callahan asked.

Said Minihane: “I think if he was doing well financially right now, he would have committed suicide six years from now. … I just think when there are demons; there are demons for some guys. I think he might have been one of those guys.”

Barack Obama is coming up on his 200th round of golf since his election as President back in 2009. The Washington Times was quick to point out that golf star Tiger Woods has only played 269 rounds during that same time.

“The sad thing is that his handicap is lower than Tiger’€™s,”€ Callahan remarked.

“Would you play golf with Obama if you got an invitation?”€ Minihane asked Callahan.

‘€œNo. … I would be uncomfortable,”€ Callahan responded.

“Why, he’€™s the President of the United States. … What a jerk. Is that a jerk move?”€ Minihane said.

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Bill Madden of the NY Daily News joined the show to discuss Tom Werner and the latest on who will be elected commissioner of MLB.

[0:02:57] ... that we keep -- away were electing a second owner from the Milwaukee Brewers city Commissioner of Baseball. And in that respect I guess she kind of backed off a little bit but I think he ...
[0:03:46] ... back here. How can -- not. -- not these three guys. Werner Larry Lucchino. John Henry really also. World where essentially. Out of -- meantime -- it was only the Miami Marlins but he was drowning out there. ...
[0:04:28] ... which but for a warm. What he arranges reaching swap in which John Henry wound up with a Red Sox. Larry Lucchino was not based fall out there having a falling out with John Moore is. In San Diego and -- it was not ...
[0:05:41] ... anybody having more hackable credentials. And rob Manfred who has decided that Bud Selig number two guy over this unprecedented. Twenty year period of prosperity in baseball. Not just the game itself but for the owners ...

The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane.
The guys opened the show by discussing Meter's upbringing.
The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane.

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[0:05:59] ... that's not. Want. A year and a market that to get that New York Times CBS news. Well that's caller -- rather about Crockett at the right that's a lie that is home. It's not like. Some ...
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Here are the highlights from Wednesday’s Headlines on Dennis & Callahan with Kirk MinihaneGerry Callahan and guest host Jon Meterparel. To hear the segment, go to the Dennis & Callahan audio on demand page.

– President Barrack Obama has stopped into Bunch of Grapes Bookstore during trips to Martha’s Vineyard while on a family vacation.

“He’s playing golf every day, playing golf with Ray Allen,” Callahan said. “He’s got a family, kids, friends, got to get ice cream. When does he have time to read?”

Asked Meterparel: “Does he play golf in the rain?”

“It seems like he plays golf during anything,” Callahan said. “Wars, international crises. … It’s not a good look.”

Obama likely won’t be there on Wednesday, however, as Secretary of State Hilary Rodham Clinton is expected to be there to sign copies of her latest book.

“She and the president have been in a little bit of a battle right now,” Minihane said. “She’s been critical of him lately.”

– A man accused of killing his roommate in Gainesville, Fla., told the Siri application on his iPhone that he needed “to hide my roommate” on the day the men were last seen together.

The evidence was used Tuesday in the trial of Pedro Bravo, who is charged with drugging and strangling roommate Christian Aguilar after an argument.

“What a dope,” Minihane said. “Do any of you guys use Siri? I don’t even know how to use it.”

Said Callahan: “I don’t either. I’m always afraid.”

“I voice texted the other day, and that was like a first for me,” Meterparel said.

– The cousin of former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was sentenced to two years of probation after pleading guilty to refusing to testify before a grand jury even though she had been granted immunity.

Tanya Singleton was spared jail time only because of her advanced cancer.

Singleton, 38, is subject to GPS monitoring for her entire probationary period. She will spend the first year of this period confined to her Bristol, Conn., home, except for medical and legal appointments.

“This Tanya Singleton story is unbelievable,” Minihane said. “She’s got a 4-year-old and a 7-year-old, she has cancer, she’s sick and she does not want to rat out Aaron Hernandez.”

Added Callahan: “Which seems absurd until you remember that everybody around Aaron Hernandez ends up dead.”

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Nick Canelas