Tom leykis 101 rules of dating
When a caller calls in and asks for advice regarding a woman he is dating who is not having sex with the caller, Tom typically says "dump that bitch", accompanied by booming sound effect.Tom's justification for advising against dating single mothers is that in California, some men have been ordered by the courts to pay child support to their former wives even though they were not the biological fathers of the children and the wives had them from previous relationships or marriages.S., when Leykis would broadcast from a bar or other public place with an audience present.The free-for-all subject matter and large crowds led to a rowdy atmosphere on Friday shows.In 1997, Leykis's show was picked up by KLSX, an FM talk station in Los Angeles that also carried Howard Stern.
He lives in the exclusive enclave of Hollywood Hills.
"Blowing up" is a long running tradition featured on Leykis's show. When confronted with particularly infuriating or belligerent callers, Tom may blow the caller up without warning.
When a caller has nothing more to say, he asks Tom to "blow him up" by saying to him "blow me up Tom". In addition of "taking people out" (ending their call) by blowing them up, Tom Leykis, his production staff, and the audience came up with multitude of "styles".
In addition to his weekday show, Leykis began hosting a new syndicated weekend show called The Tasting Room in February 2005, covering lifestyle topics such as wine and spirits, cigars, luxury cars, and high-end technology.
Leykis has caused considerable controversy over the years by revealing on-air the names of such individuals as Katelyn Faber (who accused Kobe Bryant of rape), a woman associated with the Christian Coalition named Angela Song who tried to commit suicide by jumping off a bridge in Seattle, and Vili Fualaau (the victim of statutory rape by teacher Mary Kay Letourneau when he was 13).