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#137) Remembering Joe Frank

In the spring of 1992, I was interning at WBUR-FM, Boston’s National Public Radio affiliate. As I was sorting through the mail, I came across one letter from a listener who was complaining about a program the station carried called… 1,216 more words

So, what planet are YOU on?

According to a news report on Fox New, President Obama was a guest on a new Netflix series, hosted by David Letterman.  He said this:  “One of the biggest challenges we have to our democracy is the degree to which we don’t share a common baseline of facts,” He continued, “If you watch Fox News, you are living on a different planet than you are if you are listening to NPR.” 569 more words

Culture

Holiday Genre: Schweddy Balls

As we look back at the holiday season, I found a few genres that are worth mentioning and also worth using for the next holiday season. 104 more words

Genre

Is That a Crack?

If you are underage, make sure you’ve talked to your parents before reading this blog!

In my blog posts, “A plague on both your houses” 1,751 more words

Culture

2 Public Radio Hosts Suspended After Misconduct Accusations

NEW YORK (AP) — Two longtime hosts for a New York City public radio station have been suspended while the station investigates unspecified accusations of inappropriate conduct. 164 more words

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Garrison Keillor Says MPR Fired Him Over 'Improper Behavior'

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — For 47 years, he was Minnesota Public Radio’s biggest attraction. But on Wednesday, Garrison Keillor became the latest high-profile figure toppled by allegations of inappropriate behavior. 303 more words

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