DISGUSTING: Taxpayer-Funded CBC Puts Omar Khadr On Easter Sunday Show

The argument for defunding CBC got another justification, as the forcibly taxpayer-funded CBC invited Omar Khadr onto their Easter Sunday show

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Published on April 22, 2019 at 11:07 am by Voice Over

Huckabee Calls For April Ryan’s W H Credentials to be Revoked For Saying Sarah Sanders’ Head Should be “Lopped Off”

Mike Huckabee sprung into action Friday to defend his daughter, White House Press Sec Sarah Sanders after CNN’s April Ryan called for Sanders’ head to “lopped off.”

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Published on April 21, 2019 at 9:52 pm by Voice Over

MONDAY in Broadcast History .. April 22nd

IT WAS APRIL 22nd … when the Army-McCarthy hearings became a big hit in the daytime for peviously little-watched ABC-TV….
When Barbara Walters was officially named a co-host of NBC-TV’s Today Show, after doing the job without the title for 5 years…
When the final episode of the “All in the Family” spinoff, “Maude” aired on CBS-TV…
and when Johnny Carson gave advance notice that he intended to retire from NBC-TV’s “Tonight Show” the following year.
ALL the milestones for the date INSIDE.

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Published on at 9:00 pm by Ron Robinson

My Pillow Guy, Mike Lindell’s Incredible Testimony about his 40 year addiction to drugs…

My Pillow guy Mike Lindell visits Mark Levin and talks about his 40 year addiction to drugs and how he got out of it. An incredible story!

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Published on April 20, 2019 at 9:20 pm by Michael Easton

Chuck’s Classics, featuring Sam Cooke

Chain Gang Known as the King of Soul. Sam was shot & killed in 1964 at the age of 33. Chain Gang hit the airwaves in 1960. 1960 Sam Cooke … Chuck Benson – Started his broadcast career in 1960 as a writer at CKYL, Peace River, AB, where in 1965 he won the Gold […]

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Published on at 9:05 pm by Voice Over

EASTER SUNDAY in Broadcast History .. April 21st

IT WAS APRIL 21st .. when the quiz show with a top prize of $64, ‘Take it or Leave it” made its debut on CBS radio …
When ten-year old Leonard Ross became TV’s youngest big money prize winner with $100,000 won on NBC-TV’s“The Big Surprise”…
When Canada lost the original voice of hockey as Foster Hewitt died …
When the Beach Boys (pictured) appeared on ABC-TV’s pop music showcase “Shindig!” performing “Help Me Rhonda” and “Do You Wanna Dance”..
and when the final episode of “WKRP in Cincinnati” aired on CBS-TV.
ALL the milestones for the date INSIDE.

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Published on at 9:00 pm by Ron Robinson

SATURDAY in Broadcast History .. April 20th

IT WAS APRIL 20th … when Radio Specialties Ltd opened the predecessor to Vancouver’s C-FUN & CKMO using 40 watts of power on 450 meters (666 khz). The studios of CFCQ were at 791 Dunsmuir….
When “Your Hit Parade” debuted on NBC Radio as a one-hour Saturday night program, featuring 15 of the week’s top songs…
When “The Big Show” with hostess Talullah Bankhead (pictured) completed its two year run on NBC Radio…
and when the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) gave approval for FM stereo broadcasting.
ALL the broadcast milestones for the date INSIDE.

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Published on April 19, 2019 at 9:00 pm by Ron Robinson

CRTC orders Quebecor to maintain TVA Sports signal to Bell subscribers

The CRTC held a hearing Wednesday to hear Quebecor’s justifications for scrambling the signal of TVA Sports to Bell subscribers on the first night of National Hockey League playoffs before a Quebec judge forced it to restore the signal last Friday.

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Published on at 3:57 pm by mikedup

National Enquirer Sold to US Magazine Distributor (US $100 Mill.)

AMI said it had reached an agreement in principle to sell the title’s US and UK editions, along with the Globe and National Examiner.

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Published on at 8:35 am by boredop

GOOD FRIDAY in Broadcast History .. April 19th

IT WAS APRIL 19th … when the Chicago Barn Dance first aired on WLS. In a few short years it became the National Barn Dance on NBC radio…
When the ABC Television Network began operations, only in Philadelphia and Washington at first…
When New York AM station WINS became the world’s first all-news radio outlet…
and when our TV screens were filled with images of destruction from Oklahoma City, after a truck bomb destroyed the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building, killing 168.
ALL the milestones for the date INSIDE.

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Published on April 18, 2019 at 9:00 pm by Ron Robinson