Monthly Archives: February 2014

Nobel Peace Prize winner warns Russia

A primer on the Crimean war and the various histories of the powers in Europe. http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/victorians/crimea_01.shtml What’s changed, of course is that Europe is now one monolithic Union with a common set of political, financial and military goals and vision … Continue reading

Posted in Collapse of the EU, Global Instability, War and not War, War in Europe | 19 Comments

$10.10/Hr minimum wage may increase pay for pilots

Charlotte NC has become a major hub for US Air / American. What affects airlines will spill over to the city quickly. The other day, I was shopping at the Walmart Supercenter near Douglas Airport, and it was like I … Continue reading

Posted in Collapse of America | 8 Comments

British “intelligence” shocked! webcams have naked people

http://news.nationalpost.com/2014/02/27/british-spies-confronted-by-surprising-amount-of-porn-as-they-secretly-monitored-webchats/ So how long before it becomes government doctrine that there is no expectation of privacy when two people get naked over an internet connection? The fact that the agency calls webcam images “porn” suggests they don’t understand the concept … Continue reading

Posted in Global Instability | 7 Comments

“You don’t have to wear makeup on radio”

Jim Lange, best known for the Dating Game TV show back when men and women dated each other has died at age 81. Part of his career had been working in radio. http://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/2014/02/27/jim-lange-dating-game-host-dies-at-81/

Posted in Dead Things, Radio Biz | 1 Comment

Mr Sandman, bring me a dream

So just how messed up is our culture? While listening to my newest favorite oldies station in Cairo WV, they played Mr Sandman, a song recorded in the 1950s by The Chordettes. Near the end of song, where the females … Continue reading

Posted in Collapse of America | 13 Comments

New Low Power FM radio station of the day

The invasion has begun. The FCC approved around 1000 new 100 watt Low Power FM (LPFM) radio stations and is pushing the paperwork through to get them in the air, much to the dismay if the NAB which believes they … Continue reading

Posted in Low Power FM, Radio Biz | 8 Comments

Pussy Whipped

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/europe/2014/02/pussy-riot-assailant-held-accountable-2014222232628880627.html Someone from the Onion went to work for Al Jazeera, right?

Posted in Global Instability | 4 Comments

Is Alex Jones right about 9/11?

It troubles me greatly when the distance between theories of Alex Jones and the facts begin to narrow. His basic premise is that the US Government was involved with bin Laden and aware of the 9/11 attack ahead of time … Continue reading

Posted in Alex Jones, Collapse of America, Global Instability, Individual Liberty, Uncategorized, War and not War | 14 Comments

Sean Hannity appears on Glenn Beck today

Lask week, Hannity dropped to #9 here, falling behind Bob & Tom. Savage is roughly tied with Beck for #2. While Beck and Hannity are on the same radio team, they remain competitors on cable/video. It could be interesting.

Posted in Glenn Beck, Radio Biz, Sean Hannity | 5 Comments

Salem CEO to cohost Mitch McConnell fundraiser

Salem Radio has been in the news recently for buying up “right wing” media properties. Ed Atsinger is one of the two founders of Salem Media. If you think Salem will be a venue to overturn the “Republican Establishment”, think … Continue reading

Posted in Radio Biz, Salem Radio | 13 Comments