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OKG Newsletter


Topic: chicken-fried news

Forbidden love


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Gazette staff
An Oklahoma governor from yesteryear will be getting the Hollywood treatment, as will his niece. Er, make that adopted daughter. Actually, make that his wife.
 
Tuesday, August 14, 2012

The girl from Madill


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Gazette staff
The Republican presidential ticket has some Oklahoma flair, thanks to the wife of vice presidential nominee U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan. Janna Little Ryan grew up in Madill and is a first cousin to U.S. Rep. Dan Boren, D-Muskogee.
 
Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Rumble at the runoff


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Gazette staff
Who would have believed the state House district that spawned Randy Terrill would be ground zero for one of the nastiest primary campaigns in the state?
 
Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Hard more in Ardmore


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Gazette staff
Something tells us Roy Johnson would’ve loved Fifty Shades of Grey, especially in the bathroom. That’s because the Healdton oilman and Ardmore newspaper publisher, who died in 1960, left behind a prized possession that novelist Larry McMurtry just unloaded for $2,750.
 
Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Heady holidaze


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Gazette staff
Nothing quite celebrates the birth of the Christ child like the taste of marijuana!
 
Wednesday, September 5, 2012

The most amazing Chicken-Fried News you’ll ever read


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Gazette staff
Do you ever wonder where all those five-star book reviews on Amazon come from? Who exactly declared that one self-published Christian paranormal romance with the Comic Sans cover typefaces to be not just great, but “astonishingly great”?
 
Wednesday, September 5, 2012

PR BS


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Gazette staff
Lots of press releases cross our desk. Recently, these titles least screamed “Stop the presses!”
 
Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Cheaper than therapy


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Clifton Adcock
Although the name suggests an eating disorder, YouPurge’s only interest is vomit of a verbal nature. For only $10, the Oklahoma City-based phone line promises to provide a pair of “listening ears” for you to pour out all that pent-up frustration for 10 minutes.
 
Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Gold in them thar dome?


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Gazette staff
The iconic Gold Dome building at N.W. 23rd Street and Classen Boulevard soon may be sold to the highest bidder in a foreclosure sale, The Oklahoman reported.
 
Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Maybe I’m corn-mazed


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Gazette staff
When you hear the phrase “cornfield,” do you think of children trying to kill you with farm implements? Or do you think of wholesome autumnal fun? If it’s the latter, head to Chickasha!
 
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
 
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