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Freddie Stubbs Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-30-04 03:52 PM
Response to Reply #23
92. Yet they haven't shut down one licensed station playing Air America
or Pacifica Radio. Funny how that works.
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  -Longest-Standing Pirate Radio Station Free Radio Santa Cruz Shut Down by F CHIMO  Sep-30-04 12:21 PM   #0 
  - Where did the letter "F" get that authority?  HEyHEY   Sep-30-04 12:23 PM   #1 
  - wow.. I was just up in Santa Cruz about a month ago  SemperEadem   Sep-30-04 04:05 PM   #96 
  - Sounds like Budapest 1956  saigon68   Sep-30-04 12:23 PM   #2 
  - How right you are Saigon  Bo   Oct-01-04 07:59 AM   #131 
  - It will be a great day  Stevie D   Sep-30-04 12:24 PM   #3 
  - THIS IS THE WORK OF BABY BOWEL  saigon68   Sep-30-04 12:26 PM   #4 
  - Achtung Baby, Heil Amerika !!!  WillyT   Sep-30-04 12:27 PM   #5 
  - And they needed guns for a Speech/Broadcast Issue?  buddyhollysghost   Sep-30-04 04:32 PM   #102 
  - The station had wholehearted support of Santa Cruz mayor & council.  lostnfound   Sep-30-04 12:40 PM   #6 
  - From the local Santa Cruz Senile ....  white_rider   Sep-30-04 12:41 PM   #7 
  - The "tires of the agents were slashed"?  zidzi   Sep-30-04 02:40 PM   #39 
     - Pictures of slashed tires ...  white_rider   Sep-30-04 03:17 PM   #70 
  - I assume this wa because they didn't have a license?  napi21   Sep-30-04 12:51 PM   #8 
  - If they got a license then they won't be pirates.  sfg25   Sep-30-04 02:57 PM   #52 
  - It is virtually impossible....  deseo   Sep-30-04 04:29 PM   #99 
  - Same thing to a station in Knoxville a couple of days ago,  ladjf   Sep-30-04 01:00 PM   #9 
  - Can You Find A Link For That ???  WillyT   Sep-30-04 01:03 PM   #10 
     - http://www.democracynow.org/article.pl?sid=04/09/30/1411235  CHIMO   Sep-30-04 01:15 PM   #11 
        - Thank You !!!  WillyT   Sep-30-04 01:24 PM   #14 
  - It has begun. The finishing touches of fascism in America are being  Zorra   Sep-30-04 01:21 PM   #12 
  - Also, HAM radio operators are under siege. That could well  ladjf   Sep-30-04 01:23 PM   #13 
  - Do you have any info on this?  Artie   Sep-30-04 01:31 PM   #17 
     - It's been in the news off and on for a few months.  ladjf   Sep-30-04 05:54 PM   #111 
     - Ham radio is safe  RatTerrier   Sep-30-04 05:55 PM   #113 
        - Uhh Powell's puttin the squeeze on us hams too  Briarius   Oct-01-04 07:55 AM   #130 
  - Was it just a coincidence that they didn't have a license to broadcast?  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 01:26 PM   #15 
     - Picture... Meet Big !!!  WillyT   Sep-30-04 01:29 PM   #16 
     - IMO, this is not a valid analogy.  Zorra   Sep-30-04 01:35 PM   #18 
     - So they should be exempt from the laws until after the election?  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 01:41 PM   #20 
        - Yuh. OK. I'm sure they are thrilled.  Zorra   Sep-30-04 02:00 PM   #22 
        - Why hasn't Pacifica Radio been shut down?  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 02:18 PM   #27 
           - Fortunately you don't always get your way.  ezmojason   Sep-30-04 02:29 PM   #31 
           - I happy that they are playing by the rules and broadcasting legally  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 02:39 PM   #38 
              - Yes. The law should have been reformed and almost was...  ezmojason   Sep-30-04 02:47 PM   #42 
                 - Our party's nominee is a 'DLC Democrat'  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 03:00 PM   #56 
                    - Center right.  ezmojason   Sep-30-04 03:04 PM   #60 
           - Don't worry they will soon enough  el_gato   Sep-30-04 02:30 PM   #32 
           - Pacifica stations are some of the oldest FM stations in the US  The_Casual_Observer   Sep-30-04 02:35 PM   #36 
              - 10 years of broadcasting, so why can't they just be given a license?  el_gato   Sep-30-04 02:57 PM   #51 
                 - Perhaps because they have a history of violating the law  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 03:09 PM   #63 
                    - Or perhaps they are not sucking up to Michael Powell  el_gato   Sep-30-04 03:13 PM   #64 
                       - The highways belong to the public too  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 03:14 PM   #68 
                          - Almost anybody can get a drivers license  el_gato   Sep-30-04 03:17 PM   #71 
        - I guess your happy independent voices are being stamped out  el_gato   Sep-30-04 02:05 PM   #24 
           - Air America Radio manages to play by the rules  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 02:17 PM   #26 
              - Your obsession with rules that are designed to prevent independent voices  el_gato   Sep-30-04 02:28 PM   #28 
                 - These rules are necessary  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 02:34 PM   #35 
                    - Usable to sell crap and broadacast right wing propaganda.  ezmojason   Sep-30-04 02:44 PM   #40 
                    - So there is no discussion of local issues on the radio today?  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 02:48 PM   #43 
                       - Certainly less than yesterday. Right?  ezmojason   Sep-30-04 02:50 PM   #45 
                       - Seems to be the same amount to me  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 02:58 PM   #53 
                          - That's because you obviously don't care about independent voices  el_gato   Sep-30-04 03:00 PM   #55 
                          - So you can't stand independant voices not beholden to...  ezmojason   Sep-30-04 03:02 PM   #59 
                             - I have no problem with Pacifia Radio  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 03:25 PM   #73 
                                - Yes.  ezmojason   Sep-30-04 03:30 PM   #76 
                                - Then why does Pacifica have the same programming (Democracy Now)  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 03:51 PM   #90 
                                   - There is no Pacifica in Santa Cruz  el_gato   Sep-30-04 03:58 PM   #93 
                                      - I am proving that CPB does not preclude criticism of Bush  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 06:51 PM   #118 
                                         - Left - Right  CHIMO   Sep-30-04 07:02 PM   #122 
                                         - So you agree the CPB funding does not precule criticism of BushCo?  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 11:45 PM   #128 
                                - Your obsession with rules that are rigged for corprate control  el_gato   Sep-30-04 03:31 PM   #77 
                                   - Air America Radio, Pacifica Radio, and every college station have managed  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 03:36 PM   #81 
                                      - Well I guess you are happy now that one more voice is gone  el_gato   Sep-30-04 03:45 PM   #87 
                                         - Abolish the FCC and localize administration of the Airwaves  el_gato   Sep-30-04 03:52 PM   #91 
                                         - Radio signals cross municipal, county, and state lines  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 07:08 PM   #124 
                                         - So, when did the FCC close down Pacifica in Houston?  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 07:07 PM   #123 
                       - Not unless it is corporate asswhipes doing it  el_gato   Sep-30-04 02:51 PM   #46 
                          - There are no talk radio programs that take phone calls in your area?  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 02:57 PM   #50 
                             - Who is the victim here freddie?  el_gato   Sep-30-04 03:16 PM   #69 
                                - How about the stations that have been paying for their licenses all these  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 03:33 PM   #78 
                                   - Exactly how? Oh poor poor Clear Channel  el_gato   Sep-30-04 03:38 PM   #82 
                                   - How about college radio stations  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 03:40 PM   #83 
                                      - Fair????  el_gato   Sep-30-04 03:49 PM   #88 
                                         - How many college radio stations or public stations have Clear Channel  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 06:59 PM   #121 
                                   - The "freeloaders" are supported by local citizens donations...  ezmojason   Sep-30-04 03:41 PM   #84 
                                      - I guess you have never heard of college radio or public radio  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 03:42 PM   #85 
                                         - Got me there. What are they?  ezmojason   Sep-30-04 03:44 PM   #86 
                                            - Sounds like a reasonable idea  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 06:56 PM   #120 
                    - You obviously don't understand how this works  el_gato   Sep-30-04 02:49 PM   #44 
                    - The broadcast spectrum is finite, and RW fascists control 99.9%  Zorra   Sep-30-04 03:05 PM   #61 
                    - Do you have a source to back up that figure?  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 03:13 PM   #65 
                    - Turn on your radio Freddie!  el_gato   Sep-30-04 03:14 PM   #67 
                       - My radio is on right now  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 03:23 PM   #72 
                          - That's not the question you asked  el_gato   Sep-30-04 03:28 PM   #74 
                             - Most of the stations are 'controlling public perceptions'  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 03:49 PM   #89 
                                - Brittany Spears, oh yeah baby, gimme some of that corporate Trash  el_gato   Sep-30-04 03:59 PM   #94 
                                   - If people didn't like it  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 06:53 PM   #119 
                    - The FCC needs to be abolished  el_gato   Sep-30-04 03:13 PM   #66 
                       - Then who will stop the conservatives from jamming the signals  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 03:28 PM   #75 
                          - A law against jamming.  ezmojason   Sep-30-04 03:34 PM   #79 
                          - How do we determine who has the right to broadcast at a certain frequency?  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 07:10 PM   #125 
                          - Take a look at what the FCC is really doing freddie  el_gato   Sep-30-04 03:35 PM   #80 
                             - What in the world does this have to do with operating w/o a licence?  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 07:11 PM   #126 
                    - One can always depend on Freddie Stubbs for his knee jerk reactions, 'eh  0007   Sep-30-04 05:55 PM   #112 
                       - Only when I am right  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 07:12 PM   #127 
     - Fuck the FCC, they are trying to prevent independent voices  el_gato   Sep-30-04 02:02 PM   #23 
     - Yet they haven't shut down one licensed station playing Air America  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 03:52 PM   #92 
        - Massive efforts costing millions, this was a small easy target  el_gato   Sep-30-04 04:30 PM   #100 
     - A station in Knoxville was closed yesterday. They had a license  ladjf   Sep-30-04 05:56 PM   #114 
     - Can you back that up?  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-04 06:47 PM   #116 
        - Can anyone back that claim up?  Freddie Stubbs   Oct-01-04 07:27 AM   #129 
     - A)The mayor supported them. B) IF the FCC would sell them a license they'd  w4rma   Sep-30-04 06:50 PM   #117 
  - As Steve Earle so concisely said...  Amerikav60   Sep-30-04 01:36 PM   #19 
  - Not the sharpest pencils on the desk, I see.  Character Assassin   Sep-30-04 01:53 PM   #21 
  - Uh, whatever CA  el_gato   Sep-30-04 02:06 PM   #25 
  - One more slice of the airwares in my immediate area freed up  Character Assassin   Sep-30-04 02:29 PM   #30 
     - Amazing what some people will do to lick fascist boots  el_gato   Sep-30-04 02:33 PM   #34 
        - Amazing how those with no arguments resort to non-sequitors  Character Assassin   Sep-30-04 02:37 PM   #37 
           - whatever  el_gato   Sep-30-04 02:53 PM   #47 
           - If the boot must be licked the boot must be licked.  ezmojason   Sep-30-04 02:55 PM   #49 
              - yep  el_gato   Sep-30-04 02:59 PM   #54 
              - Yeah. I remember my first beer.  Character Assassin   Sep-30-04 04:23 PM   #98 
                 - funny.  ezmojason   Sep-30-04 04:31 PM   #101 
                 - Your name suits you, I am glad you picked it  el_gato   Sep-30-04 04:38 PM   #104 
                    - I'm sure glad that you're glad.  Character Assassin   Sep-30-04 04:52 PM   #106 
                       - Wow you know the feds!!  ezmojason   Sep-30-04 05:00 PM   #107 
                          - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-30-04 05:20 PM   #108 
                             - Right a "sympathetic ear" ...  ezmojason   Sep-30-04 05:34 PM   #109 
                                - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-30-04 05:48 PM   #110 
                                   - glad to hear it. n/t  ezmojason   Sep-30-04 05:59 PM   #115 
  - Why should the public have to go off shore to use our airwaves?  ezmojason   Sep-30-04 02:28 PM   #29 
     - No one said they had to. It would have been smarter to.  Character Assassin   Sep-30-04 02:32 PM   #33 
  - Someone tell me how they are considered to be "public" airwaves?  CornField   Sep-30-04 02:46 PM   #41 
  - They belong to the public  el_gato   Sep-30-04 02:54 PM   #48 
  - What if that was a Christian Pritate Radio Station...  LeftHander   Sep-30-04 03:00 PM   #57 
  - That's right  el_gato   Sep-30-04 03:01 PM   #58 
  - Ultra-right Rev. Carl McIntire had one  KamaAina   Sep-30-04 04:05 PM   #95 
  - Santa Cruz's Indymedia has more info ...  white_rider   Sep-30-04 03:08 PM   #62 
  - Remember when they were going to license low-power FM stations?  KamaAina   Sep-30-04 04:18 PM   #97 
  - This was a tragic failure ...  ezmojason   Sep-30-04 04:34 PM   #103 
  - Another thing: Fundies want unused frequencies for "translators"  KamaAina   Sep-30-04 04:50 PM   #105 
 

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