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Comment Archives: stories: News & Opinion: Media Watch

Re: “Media Watch

@ Sonoran Winds: Actually retailers do not want baby boomers - as that demographic is too old, as evidenced by your newspaper/transistor radio habits - and are thus wise enough to ignore morons like you.

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Posted by josejiminez on 05/15/2014 at 9:36 AM

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I have a transistor radio and I get the damn newspaper thrown on my front walk (most of the time) every day.
Call me a Dinosaur if you want, but I'm the Baby Boomer demographic that retailers want!

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Posted by SonoranWinds on 05/14/2014 at 10:49 PM

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I've seen the book, both are mentioned.

Posted by Ray on 05/12/2014 at 1:39 PM

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The low power FM owned by the Pascua Yaqui Tribe is KPYT.

John C. Scott is such a loser and snake oil salesman that he has no place being included in the local radio market. Wake up white people!

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Posted by Luis on 05/11/2014 at 8:28 AM

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FYI, Calling Dawn Avalon a criminal is really over the top. The Weekly shouldn't allow that comment to remain. Just goes to show how low this rag has become and why it was sold to 10/13 Communications last month. Time unravels truth about people. In Tucson, with so many liars and evil people, you learn truth by comparing lies. John C. Scott stretches truth so much on his show, you can't believe anything he says. He's been through many stations over the years and that says a lot about the man. He's now at the lowest rated station and pays to be there. Chuck Aubrey has been arrested for a firearms violation and assault on a peace officer and Randal Howard was charged with tax evasion. In 2013 he was arrested for indecent exposure when he was caught flashing customers at the Frys supermarket on 22nd. Is he nuts?

Posted by Common Cents on 05/10/2014 at 11:23 AM

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"Phyllis Ehlinger, who was connected to radio properties in the Old Pueblo up until a few years ago"

Because she died Sunday, Feb 19th 2006.

Also, I would agree that if the book does not mention John C Scott it is regrettably incomplete.

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Posted by DonDTUS on 05/10/2014 at 10:51 AM

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What I would buy is a recollection of the Tucson Press Club during its heyday. Heck, just a collection of Gridiron Show programs would be awesome!

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Posted by UofAzWildkitty on 05/08/2014 at 5:30 PM

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It should... John C. Scott has been a fixture in Tucson Radio for YEARS!

Randy
AKA Bill Randal

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Posted by Bill Randal on 05/08/2014 at 3:13 PM

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John C. Scott has been a fixture in Tucson for many years. He SHOULD be included in a volume like this one!

Randy
AKA Bill Randal

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Posted by Bill Randal on 05/08/2014 at 3:11 PM

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Does Jackson's book mention John C. Scott and Ed Alexander?

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Posted by A reader on 05/08/2014 at 9:11 AM

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I'm sorry Clement. That was directed to "Checked and Balanced".

Posted by Alisha Janelle Nichols on 05/06/2014 at 1:44 PM

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Clement, that is unsubstantiated and is a disgusting way to speak about a man who has mourned the loss of his wife way too soon.

He has been very lucky to find love again with Dawn. That kind of love, respect and compatibility is so rare.

Shame on you.

Posted by Alisha Janelle Nichols on 05/06/2014 at 12:18 PM

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Radio question: There is a new DJ on KHIT 107.5 at night.
Is she actually there? Or is that another pre recorded / syndicated program?

Posted by Johnathan on 05/02/2014 at 5:17 PM

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Should've mentioned. Walt was a good man and an excellent journalist.

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Posted by Steve Meissner on 05/02/2014 at 4:24 PM

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Hey, thanks for the mention.

- Steve Meissner

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Posted by Steve Meissner on 05/02/2014 at 4:23 PM

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Funny how hypocritical this column is. Always slamming the azds and lee and it practices but now tw is part of its own monopoly with this 10/13 acquisition, so much for local diversity in the print media.

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Posted by azaggieone on 04/26/2014 at 11:02 PM

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FYI: May TV Sweeps started Thursday. A fact one MIGHT expect to see in a media column.

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Posted by InMyOpinion on 04/26/2014 at 9:05 PM

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Sorry about the double post!

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Posted by Fraser on 04/24/2014 at 9:53 PM

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Can't see whay they would drop Media Watch but keep Dahaney. He prattles on about Charter Schools and Girls Basketball. His two main topics.

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Posted by Fraser on 04/24/2014 at 8:02 PM

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Can;t see that they would get rid of Media Watch and keep someone like Dahaney who prattles on about Girls BB and Charter Schools. Media Watch has lots of interesting information

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Posted by Fraser on 04/24/2014 at 8:00 PM

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