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That's Just Waack
36 minutes | May 22, 2019
Episode 54: Deontay Wilder is The Bronx Bomber
Terrin Waack is back from the Big Apple for another episode of That’s Just Waack. Brandon Owens from The Montgomery Independent also returns. The two discuss World Boxing Council heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder's victory over mandatory challenger Dominic Breazeale last Saturday at Barclays Center. Wilder knocked Breazeale out in the first round, successfully defending his title for the ninth time. What's next?
34 minutes | May 7, 2019
Episode 53: Deontay Wilder back in the ring
Terrin Waack returns for another episode of That's Just Waack and welcomes Brandon Owens on the show for the first time. Both of them cover World Boxing Council heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder -- Waack for The Tuscaloosa News, Owens for The Montgomery Independent. The two discuss Wilder's draw against Tyson Fury, what Dominic Breazeale brings to the ring and why there are three titleholders not fighting each other. Oh, and they also quickly rehash the Kentucky Derby drama.
33 minutes | May 1, 2019
Episode 52: Good luck, Joey Chandler
Terrin Waack returns for another episode of That's Just Waack and welcomes Joey Chandler back on the show. Chandler, remember, is The Tuscaloosa News' prep writer. Recently, she accepted a job at the Wilmington Star News. The two talk about what she's most excited about with her new opportunity and what she'll miss most about Tuscaloosa.
36 minutes | Apr 23, 2019
Episode 51: Happy 50th, Talladega
Terrin Waack is back for another episode of That's Just Waack and happily welcomes Russell Branham, Talladega Superspeedway’s director of public relations and consumer marketing, on the show. Branham shares all the offers and opportunities Talladega has for its upcoming tripleheader weekend. There will be events Friday through Sunday, as the NASCAR's longest track on the Cup Series celebrates its 50th anniversary.
33 minutes | Apr 17, 2019
Episode 50: Meet the new boss, Edwin Stanton
For his first podcast ever, Terrin Waack welcomes coworker -- correction: new boss -- Edwin Stanton on this week's episode of That's Just Waack. Stanton was recently promoted from The Tuscaloosa News' copy desk to executive sports editor. The two talk about how Stanton got to this place in his career, what he's most excited about and when he'll move from his cubicle to decorate his new office.
35 minutes | Apr 10, 2019
Episode 49: A couple laps with Kyle Rickey
Terrin Waack is back from a brief hiatus thanks to Alabama football and gymnastics overlap for another episode of That's Just Waack. This week, she welcomes Kyle Rickey from the Motor Racing Network on the show to talk NASCAR. The two discuss recent attendance issues, how they got into the sport, why they enjoy it, favorite memories and more about this season.
30 minutes | Mar 13, 2019
Episode 48: Roll Tide, Bachelor Nation
Terrin Waack welcomes back Drew Taylor for this week's edition of That's Just Waack. Taylor joined the show earlier this year to talk about "The Bachelor" since one of the contestants is a Northport native and University of Alabama graduate. Well, that same contestant was just announced as next season's Bachelorette, so Waack and Taylor review that decision and what it means for Alabama.
31 minutes | Mar 6, 2019
Episode 47: What even is APSE?
Terrin Waack returns for another episode of That's Just Waack and welcomes back Tuscaloosa News preps writer Joey Chandler on the show. The two explain what it means to be a part of the Associated Press Sports Editors and break down the top 10 honors The Tuscaloosa News recently received for its 2018 content. Both Waack and Chandler were recognized.
31 minutes | Feb 20, 2019
Episode 46: The marketing side of sports
Dave Wakeman is "The Revenue Architect," and on this week's edition of That's Just Waack, he joins Terrin Waack to pull back the curtain on the marketing side of sports and entertainment. The two get into what makes a good marketing campaign, false perceptions people have of the industry, how to sell a neon green teacup and more. Wakeman's name may sound familiar to everyday podcast listeners because he hosts Business of Fun.
28 minutes | Feb 13, 2019
Episode 45: The Power of Pink with Sarah Patterson
Former Alabama gymnastics coach Sarah Patterson is welcomed on this week's That's Just Waack, as she and Terrin Waack discuss the history of the Power of Pink before the Crimson Tide's meet Friday. The initiative was first created by Patterson to raise breast cancer awareness. In the past 15 years, the DCH Breast Cancer Fund has raised about $2 million.
31 minutes | Jan 30, 2019
Episode 44: Just Show Up to a Tailgatehouse
Terrin Waack returns for another episode of That's Just Waack and welcomes Charles Davis on this week's show. Davis is the founder and CEO of Tailgatehouse, a sports hospitality company based in Atlanta. The two talk about what a Tailgatehouse really is, why the slogan "Just Show Up" is so perfect and where exactly the portable structure has been set up over the past year. Tailgatehouse will actually be at the Super Bowl this weekend.
33 minutes | Jan 16, 2019
Episode 43: First impression rose
Terrin Waack is back for another episode of That's Just Waack and invites co-worker Drew Taylor on the show. Taylor is The Tuscaloosa News' official beat reporter for "The Bachelor" since there's a local contestant. The two break down what has happened through two episodes this season, how the Tuscaloosa native is perceived and overall opinions of the show so far.
39 minutes | Jan 2, 2019
Episode 42: Natty ticket troubles
The holiday season and postseason kept her away for a while, but fear not: Terrin Waack is back with more That's Just Waack and welcomes Corey Gibbs on the show again. Gibbs is the executive managing director at Ticket Solutions, which offers concert, sports and theater tickets across the globe. He breaks down why the Alabama-Clemson matchup and its location are really affecting national championship tickets. Prices are well below face value right now.
34 minutes | Dec 12, 2018
Episode 41: Transitioning in Tuscaloosa
Terrin Waack is back for another episode of That's Just Waack and welcomes good friend Jonathan Norris on the show again. The two discuss how they have seen Tuscaloosa change in the past eight years. Their perspectives are different from the everyday Tuscaloosa native because they both were originally out-of-state students.
31 minutes | Nov 28, 2018
Episode 40: Lessons from the master
Now that Tommy Deas' time with The Tuscaloosa News is officially over, Terrin Waack sits down with coworker Joey Chandler for this week's That's Just Waack to look back on lessons they learned from Deas when he was their editor. The two only get off topic after every piece of advice they share, but that seemed oddly fitting. Good luck with the new gig, Deas.
33 minutes | Nov 14, 2018
Episode 39: Farewell, Tommy Deas
Terrin Waack allows Tommy Deas to take over this week's That's Just Waack since Deas will no longer be with The Tusaloosa News in a couple weeks. He has accepted a job at The Tennessean. So, in this episode, he explains his new position and reminisces on his time in Tuscaloosa.
38 minutes | Nov 7, 2018
Episode 38: The Ticket Guy talks tickets
Terrin Waack welcomes Corey Gibbs on this week's episode of That's Just Waack. Gibbs is the executive managing director at Ticket Solutions, which offers concert, sports and theater tickets across the globe. There's an office in Tuscaloosa that specializes in University of Alabama athletics. Gibbs goes into all the nuances of being a ticket broker and why some games cost more than others, specifically when it comes to Alabama football.
32 minutes | Oct 31, 2018
Episode 37: Ranking holidays on Halloween
Happy Halloween, everyone! Terrin Waack is back for another episode of That's Just Waack on this holiday afternoon. She is joined by Tuscaloosa News executive sports editor Tommy Deas. The two rank their top five holidays.
29 minutes | Oct 24, 2018
Episode 36: Round of applause for 9 Round
Terrin Waack returns for another episode of That's Just Waack, and for this week's episode, she welcomes back Tuscaloosa News sports writer Joey Chandler. Both of them work out at 9 Round and discuss what it's like getting into kickboxing. No one paid them to say these things.
29 minutes | Oct 17, 2018
Episode 35: Tennessee Hate Week
Terrin Waack is back for another episode of That's Just Waack and welcome Tuscaloosa News executive sports editor Tommy Deas on the show. The two discuss this weekend's front-page Gameday story on the Alabama-Tennessee rivalry. They get into the history of what's now known as Tennessee Hate Week and the 2007 video that went viral called "Bama fan trashing Tennessee."
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