Welcome to Paul Harris Online

After 40+ years hosting radio shows (half of them in St. Louis on KTRS and KMOX), I retired from broadcasting in 2018 — but I’m still here every day with thoughts about radio, TV, movies, poker, theater, politics, travel, and more.

Welcome to
Paul Harris Online

After 40+ years on the air, I retired from broadcasting in 2018, but I’m here every day with thoughts about radio, TV, movies, poker, theater, politics, travel, and more.

Review: “The Fabelmans”

Review: “The Fabelmans”

One of the year’s most anticipated movies is the origin story of Steven Spielberg as a filmmaker, with a few fictional flourishes. But is it worth your time and money? Here’s my review.

Review: “Bones And All”

Review: “Bones And All”

I’ve never seen anything like “Bones and All.” I’m also not sure I ever wanted to see anything like it. Or ever wanna see anything like it again. But I will spoil the movie’s secret!

Best Movies About Newspapers

Best Movies About Newspapers

I’m disappointed “She Said” didn’t do better at the box office, but I still consider it one of the best movies about newspapers. Here’s my list of the top ten in that genre.

Best Thing I’ve Read Today

Best Thing I’ve Read Today

My friend Nolan Dalla thinks problem gambling PSAs are a waste of time and money, and wonders why we don’t get such announcements warning us about other risky activities.

Twittering Out?

Twittering Out?

As I write this shortly after 1am central time, it seems as though Twitter is on life support, at risk of taking its last breaths. If so, I’ll be sad to see it go. But before it does, I have a few thoughts to share — and advice for employers of all kinds.

Review: “The Menu”

Review: “The Menu”

My review of a new movie about a bunch of rich, pompous foodies who have dinner at the world’s most exclusive restaurant and get much more than they bargained for.

Review: “She Said”

Review: “She Said”

My review of a movie about how two New York Times reporters broke the story of Harvey Weinstein’s sexual assaults against up-and-coming actresses and women who worked for him at Miramax.

You’re In The Way

You’re In The Way

When I was born in July, 1958, there were just under three billion people on this planet. This week, our global population passed eight billion humans. And I have a bone to pick with many of you.

Another Sequel I’m Skipping

Another Sequel I’m Skipping

As a big fan of the original “A Christmas Story” (and its creator, Jean Shepherd), here’s why I won’t be watching the sequel when it debuts on HBO Max tomorrow.

Best Thing I’ve Read Today

Best Thing I’ve Read Today

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on how Trump has lost considerable power among conservatives, but only because he contributed to their election losses.

A Stinking Dilemma

A Stinking Dilemma

Here’s my story of being at a poker table when a new player sat down emitting what can only be called a foul body odor stench. What would you have done?