8:11am, wjob and calpress newsroom, hammond, in
...74 degrees in hammond, up to 85 or so. next five days mid 80s. believe it or not that's a lott cooler than it has been.
...gas leak in schererville taken care of, judge robert miller jr. yesterday sentenced former ec parks superintendent jose valdez to oxford, wisconsin...he'll have region compatriots there
...amazing what a simple commercial can do to get people callling. you know the one we're talking about, the cabelas ad. the one that goes after the mayor asking how much money mayor mcdermott and his dad'll make off the cabelas deal...the same ad that ran in the times we're running on the radio.
...a couple callers saying they're angry at us for running the spots. i like the input, but it's really all about free speech and free flow of information...and of course making a little money.
...lot of fun since dave from hammond called and said we should silence the guy who's paying for the ad. lots of support for free speech and free flow of information.
...lou said - IF YOU WANNA SILENCE SOMEONE, THAT'S NOT RIGHT. YOU GOTTA PAY THE GAS AND AIR CONDITIONING.
...another woman caller - PEOPLE THAT'S NOT IN BUSINESS...DON'T KNOW WHAT'S GOING ON. YOU GOTTA PAY THE GAS AND AIR CONDITIONING.
thanks. i never hesitated.
...HE USES DESITIN EVERY NIGHT ON HIS BUTT - caller at 840am about retired policeman howard wooldridge, who's riding a horse across the country with this mesage - COPS SAY LEGALIZE DRUGS. ASK ME WHY.
...howard's supposed to be riding on us 12 somewhere around gary today. leap.cc/howard.
...tom from westville calling in as we speak - THE STATION'S AN OPEN FORUM, AND THAT'S WHAT I LIKE ABOUT YOU GUYS. I DON'T SEE A PROBLEM WITH THE ADS.
...enough for this morning. radiopaper and web. looking for some answers about the best web solution for a newspaper and radio station. someone email and tell me. this is a new blog and let's see if anybody's out there.
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