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Tag Archives: Conservative Talk Radio

50,000 Watts of Hate: Hispanic media group seeks FCC inquiry

50,000 Watts of Hate: Hispanic media group seeks FCC inquiry

A pilot study to evaluate hate speech on conservative talk radio found an astounding 334 instances of anti-Hispanic bias uttered in a sample of brief 40-minute segments from three national syndicated shows, including one widely broadcast in Colorado. A Hispanic...

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February 2, 2009 Blog, Civil Rights, Politics
50,000 Watts of Hate: KOA ignores ex-FEMA chief’s role in Katrina debacle

50,000 Watts of Hate: KOA ignores ex-FEMA chief’s role in Katrina debacle

Somethings you just can't live down. When 1,836 people die, 700 still remain missing, millions more are displaced from their homes and the nation suffers billions in property damage and recovery efforts lag years later that albatross should be tightly...

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January 9, 2009 Blog
50,000 Watts of Hate: Santa vs. global-warming deniers

50,000 Watts of Hate: Santa vs. global-warming deniers

Mike Rosen may think he has a friend in Santa and the polar bears but climate scientists? Eh, not so much. From our friends at Colorado Media Matters, Newsradio 850 KOA talker Mike Rosen's gone off a polar ice...

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December 22, 2008 Blog, Environment/Energy
50,000 Watts of Hate: Calling out Colorado’s radioactive talk radio

50,000 Watts of Hate: Calling out Colorado’s radioactive talk radio

A cynic could argue that the invective sputtered on right wing talk radio is simply entertaining shtick designed to create controversy that attracts listeners and advertisers. Yet to hear the noxious rantings of those most targeted on the AM dial...

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November 17, 2008 Uncategorized
50,000 Watts of Hate: Rant of the Day

50,000 Watts of Hate: Rant of the Day

Statesmanship — remember that quaint notion from civics class about love of country trumping partisanship and short-term political gain? In a few weeks, the conservative […]...

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September 4, 2007 Uncategorized
Hot Air: Fair and Balanced

Hot Air: Fair and Balanced

Originally published in the Rocky Mountain Chronicle, this five part series examines the shock jock phenomenon… Colorado-style Most recent talk radio controversies have not involved […]...

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June 7, 2007 Uncategorized
Hot Air: Pleading the First

Hot Air: Pleading the First

Originally published in the Rocky Mountain Chronicle, this five part series examines the shock jock phenomenon… Colorado-style Shortly after the Imus firing, Clear Channel management […]...

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June 6, 2007 Uncategorized
Hot Air: More Fun Than the Law Allows

Hot Air: More Fun Than the Law Allows

Originally published in the Rocky Mountain Chronicle, this five part series examines the shock jock phenomenon… Colorado-style Amy Oliver doesn’t feel muzzled at all by […]...

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June 5, 2007 Uncategorized
Hot Air: Fair and Balanced

Hot Air: Fair and Balanced

Originally published in the Rocky Mountain Chronicle, this five part series examines the shock jock phenomenon… Colorado-style Most recent talk radio controversies have not involved […]...

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June 4, 2007 Uncategorized
Hot Air: Tuning in to Colorado Talk Radio

Hot Air: Tuning in to Colorado Talk Radio

Originally published in the Rocky Mountain Chronicle, this five part series examines the shock jock phenomenon… Colorado-style Potty-mouthed talk radio hosts serve a lot of […]...

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June 4, 2007 Uncategorized

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The Home Front: Trump administration would allow drilling in Colorado ‘next to some of the nation’s most pristine wilderness and headwaters’

“From a small plane circling over secluded grassy meadows and Sangre de Cristo Mountain spires, politicians and conservationists on Friday will see the stakes as […]

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