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November 30, 2006

Ed Schultz moves to noon; to take "1 or 2 million Rush listeners"

The 'nets have been abuzz and a-twitter with the quite-possibly-true news from RawStory that Ed Schultz is moving from his current afternoon slot to the 12 noon to 3pm time slot. That puts him head-to-head against both Al Franken and Rush Limbaugh. Curious for the backstory, I first called Judd Legum of Think Progress, who... Keep reading >>>

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November 27, 2006

Air America to be bought out or go away soon

Sadly, it looks like a critical point for Air America is coming soon, as due to the legalistic requirements of their bankruptcy filing they must find a buyer soon. All of this occurs against the backdrop of the current time of the year. Even with this unseasonably warm weather, Foliage Season is over save for... Keep reading >>>

Posted in Meta at 06:58 AM | Comments (3)

November 18, 2006

Al Franken: double head fake, hold cheers

Well, ain't that a kick in the shorts area! Now, via a comment from Raccoon Radio we're alerted to this interesting piece from the odious Steve Young claiming to have the thoughts of one Al Franken, saying that he's just leaving for an ISO tour of Iraq and he's "made no decision on leaving the... Keep reading >>>

Posted in StuartSmalley at 10:17 AM | Comments (3)

November 17, 2006

Al Franken leaves Air America Radio!

Congrats and candies to all doubles, triples, and quads, team leaders, operational teams and support staff. The news can finally be released: Al Franken will soon be leaving Air America Radio. While the full story cannot yet be revealed and the full complete story will never be known, think of AAR as a brick wall... Keep reading >>>

Posted in StuartSmalley at 11:09 AM | Comments (2)

November 16, 2006

Janeane Garofalo narrates "Useful Idiots on Parade"

OK, it's not really called "Useful Idiots on Parade", but Janeane Garofalo is the narrator of a 2005 documentary called "The Peace Patriots". It's about all the useful idiots who participated in the "peace" movement, much of which was in fact orchestrated by Communist-linked groups. Keeping with that theme, the doc features the music of... Keep reading >>>

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Jerry Springer: ashamed of his radio show?

Jerry Springer appeared on Tuesday night's Jimmy Kimmel Show, and the following is an accurate representation of his appearance: [...five minutes of blather about his appearance on Dancing with the Stars, with several references to the Jerry Springer (TV) Show...] Jimmy Kimmel: ...And you're doing a radio show... Jerry Jerry Jerry: Yeah, every morning... [...three... Keep reading >>>

Posted in PureClass at 06:06 AM | Comments (0)

November 15, 2006

Comrades question Air America off in Madison (WXXM the Mic)

Comrades, sotrudniki, and Air America supporters have risen in righteous anger over Air America Radio being taken off WXXM in Madison Wisconsin in order to be replaced with sports talk from Fox Sports. In a sharply worded Letter to the Editor of The Onion The Capital Times, AAR supporter Rosanne Ehrlich wonders "if others, as... Keep reading >>>

Posted in Meta at 12:38 PM | Comments (0)

November 14, 2006

White powder letters sent to celebrities, media, Al Franken

Various celebrities and media sources have lately been receiving threatening letters containing a white powder which turned out upon testing to have been harmless. Oddly enough, even Air America radio has received three such letters, including one addressed to Al Franken, the NY Post reports. It is unknown whether the letters sent to AAR are... Keep reading >>>

Posted in StuartSmalley at 10:29 AM | Comments (0)

Citizen Journalist Assignment Desk: which are still AAR stations?

Calling all investigative journalists, citizen journalists, malcontents, homeless people with internet access at local lending libraries, and bloggers! Here's a fun assignment that will earn you fame and possibly even fortune. Your assignment: find out how many of the "Air America Radio outlets" on this list are actually still broadcasting some or all of AAR's... Keep reading >>>

Posted in Blog at 05:36 AM | Comments (0)

November 13, 2006

Air America off in Madison, New Orleans, Huntington, Binghampton...

Like a circus leaving town on an early morning train, Air America Radio is being taken off the air in Madison, Wisconsin and New Orleans, Louisiana. In Madison - the beuddered version of Berkeley - WXXM (92.1 FM) aka "The Mic" is replacing them with all sports... from Fox! That station is owned by... Clear... Keep reading >>>

Posted in Meta at 06:10 AM | Comments (4)

November 09, 2006

Air America blacklist; "offensive programming"?

As previously discussed, mysterious forces have encouraged around one hundred very large advertisers to avoid advertising on Air America Radio. Tin-foil hat wearers claim this is a "blacklist" and is part of a "conspiracy", despite Jim's Bunch disclaiming all responsibility (XE83-371P). Now, the MSM - in the person of the free Pasadena Weekly - has... Keep reading >>>

Posted in Meta at 07:17 AM | Comments (0)

November 08, 2006

Details on Air America's role in the Big Democratic Win

... Keep reading >>>

Posted in Meta at 10:07 PM | Comments (4)

November 04, 2006

Air America Radio smear reporter detained (George Allen)

As if taking a "loan" from a Boys & Girls Club wasn't bad enough, Air America Radio has apparently been trying to reach a new low by employing sleazy "liberal" blogger Mike Stark as a "reporter". Stark is the person who tried to ask Virginia senatorial candidate George Allen a despicable question earlier in the... Keep reading >>>

Posted in Meta at 07:47 PM | Comments (4)

November 01, 2006

"Air America hopeful of finding buyer"

From the AP: Air America Radio is talking to several parties about a possible sale and is hopeful of reaching a deal before Thanksgiving, a lawyer for the liberal talk radio network told a bankruptcy hearing Tuesday... ...Under the agreement finalized Tuesday, the company needs to have a deal in place with a buyer and... Keep reading >>>

Posted in Meta at 05:30 AM | Comments (3)


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