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Katie Nolan
Born Katherine Beth Nolan
(1987-01-28) January 28, 1987 (age 29)
Boston, Massachusetts
Education Hofstra University (B.A., public relations, 2009)
Occupation Television host, Internet personality
Notable credit(s) Crowd Goes Wild
No Filter with Katie Nolan
Garbage Time with Katie Nolan
The Garbage Time Podcast with Katie Nolan

People are confused when you work for a national sports outlet and they've never seen you on a local affiliate.
Katie Nolan
I'd get home at 3:30 A.M. from the bar after my shift ended at 1. I'd write jokes, film it, and then sleep. So I did that for two years.
Katie Nolan
Women in sports television are allowed to read headlines, patrols sidelines, and generally facilitate conversation for their male colleagues. Sometimes, they even let us monitor the Internet from a couch.
Katie Nolan
My first sales assessment, they tell you your strong points, and they told me I was the emotional salesman, the one who could really connect with people by making them feel comfortable. Once someone told me that, I couldn't get past how manipulative it made me feel.
Katie Nolan
A lot of people like to justify women's supporting role in sports media by saying, 'Well, they've never played the game, so they just aren't qualified to speak about it.'
Katie Nolan
Garbage time is that time at the end of the game when the points don't really matter, and nothing you do can really affect the overall outcome, but the rookies usually get a chance to play on the big stage.
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Am I the next Bill Simmons? I don't think so. I haven't built a media property. He's the best at finding voices he likes and paying people money to work for him.
Katie Nolan
I am not going to say I have never spoken with Bill Simmons because I have. I respect him greatly.
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I was bartending in Boston five, six nights a week, living in my grandmother's condo. By the way, I'm a really good bartender – that's the only skill I can confidently say I have.
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I would love to learn how to start my own production company and start it in Boston.
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I went by Kyle, and I made friends on the team as Kyle. It went on for a pretty long time, until I went to a birthday party in a dress and all the hockey players were like… 'Kyle?'
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I'm sure you're used to hearing that when people get to Long Island for the first time, it's a bit of a shock to the system. But I found Long Island people very endearing.
Katie Nolan
It is very easy to try to type cosmopolitan.com and accidentally type foxsports.com, if you just got your nails done.
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I miss Boston so much and want to get back there someday.
'Garbage Time' was the name I came up with. Midnight was my decision. Were they the right decisions? I dunno.
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The truth is, the NFL will never respect women and their opinions as long as the media it answers to doesn't. I'm ready when you are, Fox.
Katie Nolan
I live in New York City, but I live in Hoboken because it's cheaper there, and I can own a condo.
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I think the vision for FOX is to have a network full of people who have opinions as opposed to people who say news. If my message doesn't fit in, but I get that platform, then I'm reaching the people who most need to hear it.
Katie Nolan
I try to limit my time with Michael Davies to as little as possible per week, and he is pretty good with that, since he has a bazillion things to do. When I do see him, I try not to talk about dental work or anything like that because I know the Brits get very sensitive.
Katie Nolan
'Guyism' wanted a daily video series. They told me they were planning on hiring a girl and then hiring someone to write all her jokes. Then they figured it would be easier just to get me, so they offered me $750 a month to do it, which turned into an offer to move to New York and do it full-time for $30,000 a year.
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Don't let… anybody in the Cowboys organization fool you into thinking they support Greg Hardy. They don't. They support sacks.
Katie Nolan
There are a lot of interesting differences between Boston and New York in general, and I think they're sort of heightened in Long Island.
Katie Nolan
It's an interesting dynamic living in New York in general as a Boston fan. It's kind of fun that way. It's fun to be the contrarian when everyone hates you as long as your team is winning.
Katie Nolan
I am not going to say I have never spoken with Bill Simmons because I have. I respect him greatly.
Katie Nolan
When I review my contract, it is to make sure that I am not going to get in trouble or not paid. Then afterward, people say, 'Did you make sure they gave you a green room,' and I'm like, 'No, I didn't get any of the cool stuff.'
Katie Nolan
I'm so jealous of people who in second grade knew what they wanted to do.
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You are not just a funny person or just a journalist. Most people are hybrids of having a smart opinion and a great sense of humor.
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I was like, 'I want to start a blog to get my ideas out and keep my brain working so in five years I'm not an idiot.'
Katie Nolan
My dad likes to tease me over this. We weren't there at Fenway, and it wasn't a consequential game, but Trot Nixon let a ball go through his legs, and from that moment on, I hated Trot Nixon. Really irrational. Based in nothing. But did not like him.
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Not every woman goes to sporting events to find men, but 2-3 percent of women do.
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I have no other network to compare it to, but FOX has treated me lovely.
My grandmother is 82, and some days she doesn't even put her teeth in.
I make funny videos. I hate saying I'm a comedian because then people stick their finger in your face and demand you tell a joke. But the other thing people call me is 'a YouTube sensation,' which is even worse.
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I make sort-of funny videos for the Internet that are watched by a handful of people.
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I wanted to go to school for public relations, and I also wanted to minor in dance. And Hofstra had two really good programs for both of those, so that's why I ended up there.
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I love meeting new people.