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Lefty48197 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 08:50 PM
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11. Since WJR abandoned me, I have listened to WWJ 950 AM in Detroit
It's the local CBS news "traffic and weather on the eights" channel. They're a pretty entertaining group, especially our old buddy Joe "The hits just keep on coming" Donovan from the old CKLW.
WWJ is usually void of the right wing blather heard on WJR, although WWJ does have right wing mouth-piece David Littman of Comerica Bank on as an "expert" to testify on all things economic. BTW, How the hell does one become the "expert" of choice for TWO major radio networks in Detroit? Doesn't anybody else around here know anything about economics? Maybe we should start writing to WWJ and suggest that they hire a truly independent economic expert. Littman does tone down his right wing rhetoric on WWJ (compared to WJR), but his true colors are hard to hide. When WWJ was asking him about the skyrocketing gas prices recently, Littman took no less than two opportunities to tell us how FORTUNATE we were to have had the Bush tax cuts to help offset the rise in gas prices. Littman is a real ass.
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  -WJR 760 AM Detroit - "The Hate Voice of the Great Lakes" Lefty48197  May-04-04 07:25 PM   #0 
  - I TOTALLY AGREE  Windy   May-04-04 07:34 PM   #1 
  - Great minds think alike!  Lefty48197   May-04-04 08:11 PM   #5 
  - Lefty,  Bullshot   May-04-04 07:42 PM   #2 
  - they're using public airwaves; can't anybody complain?  pretzel4gore   May-04-04 07:42 PM   #3 
  - WKRP  faygokid   May-04-04 09:11 PM   #6 
  - I hear you - Paul W SUCKS  Carni   May-04-04 07:47 PM   #4 
  - You have a point. I know more than I care to say here.  faygokid   May-04-04 09:16 PM   #7 
  - I only listen to WDET and CBC.  bif   May-05-04 08:52 AM   #8 
  - WDET is unlistenable.  pollock   May-11-04 04:52 PM   #22 
  - A personal insight from your ol' Michigan sportswriter buddy here  5thGenDemocrat   May-05-04 12:16 PM   #9 
  - I was once friends with the producer of the Frank Beckman show  Mr_Tom_Paine   Jul-22-04 09:15 AM   #36 
  - Tom Hartman-1480am(12-2pm) Ed Shultz-1600am(3-6pm)  gasperc   May-06-04 07:18 AM   #10 
  - Since WJR abandoned me, I have listened to WWJ 950 AM in Detroit  Lefty48197   May-06-04 08:50 PM   #11 
  - Never get out of public radio  Az   May-07-04 09:53 AM   #12 
  - Thanks!  1gobluedem   May-07-04 12:36 PM   #13 
     - You must be at WEMU? Best jazz station on the planet.  bif   May-07-04 02:37 PM   #14 
     - Bingo!  1gobluedem   May-07-04 04:31 PM   #15 
        - Another WEMU person here...  Ann Arbor Dem   May-10-04 11:55 AM   #17 
        - Unfortunately I can't get WEMU  bif   May-10-04 04:22 PM   #18 
           - You can listen to WEMU on the web...  Ann Arbor Dem   May-10-04 06:53 PM   #19 
              - I'll have to start doing that. Thanks.  bif   May-11-04 08:55 AM   #20 
                 - Thanks, Ann Arbor Dem!  1gobluedem   May-11-04 03:07 PM   #21 
                 - You're welcome!  Ann Arbor Dem   May-11-04 06:44 PM   #24 
     - WDET?  pollock   May-11-04 04:57 PM   #23 
        - WDET is all over the map musically  1gobluedem   May-12-04 10:22 AM   #26 
        - Why doesn't the "jazz show" play rock music?  pollock   May-12-04 01:25 PM   #31 
        - Really? The only jazz they play is from 7-10 pm.  bif   May-12-04 11:47 AM   #27 
           - People get public radio stations confused all the time  1gobluedem   May-12-04 12:59 PM   #28 
           - Know what I'm talking about.  pollock   May-12-04 01:22 PM   #30 
           - then listen from 10pm to early morning.  pollock   May-12-04 01:18 PM   #29 
  - YOU Smacked that nail right on the head  Snotcicles   May-08-04 08:19 PM   #16 
  - I Used To Like WJR  MikeH   May-12-04 12:08 AM   #25 
  - Just curious?  ScubaJeep   May-15-04 07:57 AM   #32 
  - Leaning?  Lefty48197   May-16-04 08:15 PM   #33 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   May-17-04 10:10 AM   #34 
        - LOL, have you ever LISTENED to Dr. Laura?  LisaM   May-21-04 02:40 PM   #35 
           - Ever since they gave her time slot to the windbag known as...  PassingFair   Aug-27-04 05:36 PM   #37 
  - WJR  Snotcicles   Sep-04-04 03:17 PM   #38 

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