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Limbaugh’s Week Didn’t Start Well, But Ours Did! Join the Growing Effort!

April 11, 2012 3 comments

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I love it when a plan comes together … as it were.

I leave my “post” for a couple of days and come back to an even better world!  As we have all said in the beginning, this movement to clean up the rhetoric of our national conversation won’t happen over night. Consider that Premiere and Clear Channel were all excited a couple weeks ago, touting in press releases that the Rush Limbaugh boycott failed and “He” would go on for ever.  This was all reinforced by lazy journalists who simply regurgitated those press releases into articles sprinkled with an interview given by the PR people who created them calling it news.  Read more…

Limbaugh Boycott: Clear Channel Exec Tries to Appear Confident – We Know Better!

March 28, 2012 1 comment

Tuesday evening the AP released a story written based on an interview with the Chairman of Clear Channel, Bob Pittman.   His response is pure PR- anyone who is familiar with marketing can spot a campaign here. With overconfidence, he minimizes the “outrage” at Limbaugh by saying it’s “part of the normal day-to-day of talk radio.”

When he refers to the advertisers who have left, he frames it as if that is all done and over, it, “did not have a major impact on the company and there has not been a major move among stations to drop Limbaugh.”

It makes us all smile. He has NO idea. Read more…

Cumulus vs. Premeire = Huckabee vs. Limbaugh the Battle is ON!

March 17, 2012 4 comments

“Here’s how this operates in the real world. Limbaugh knows that his share of big markets like Dallas or Atlanta has dropped from his old 5 percent in any given hour to, say, 3 percent. But if he can entice that 3 percent to listen twice as long, he can more than make up the loss.

That imperative explains why Limbaugh kept talking about Sandra Fluke for so long. He was boosting his TSL to compensate for his dwindling market share. Few things boost TSL like getting the old folks agitated over how much sexy sex these shameless young hussies are having nowadays.” Read more…

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