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What is the future of talk radio?

What is the future of talk radio?

Talk radio is the most popular form of radio entertainment in America, and commands daily listening audiences in the tens-of-millions. It took off in the 1980s, thanks to the pioneering genius of radio legend Rush Limbaugh. But now that Rush has passed, many are left ...

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March 5th, 2021

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Why talk radio is conservative

Why talk radio is conservative

Nature has a way of balancing things to create a working equilibrium. When there is a void or vacuum of space, nature naturally finds a way to fill it. The same principle holds true in the ecosystem of ideas. When a point-of-view held by tens-of-millions of people ...

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October 14th, 2020

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Buying your first HAM radio

Buying your first HAM radio

I can’t resist the temptation Forgive me for being so focused on emergency communications and writing about ham radio topics.  However, it’s hard to resist the temptation when the entire world is melting down around us. Today, I’d like to take the HAM radio discussion ...

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August 3rd, 2020

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How to study for the ham radio exam

How to study for the ham radio exam

You’ve read the articles. You’ve experienced the dread. You’ve seen the world in disarray. 2020 is turning into one for the history books, and what a chapter it is turning out to be. With the rise of race rioting, the expansion of the global pandemic, the ...

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July 27th, 2020

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Radio call signs

Radio call signs

Until terrestrial radio broadcasting took off in the 1920’s, there had been no medium to communicate with the masses. Sure, newspapers were around, but even they were very localized and relied on reader subscriptions. The New York Times wasn’t the international ...

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June 5th, 2020

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Radio is Essential in Emergencies

Radio is Essential in Emergencies

Our world turns to radio for a myriad of things including entertainment, news updates,  and yes . . . even commercials.  Probably one of the most critical roles radio plays is when the curtain rises on major disasters and moments of crisis.  Though considered by many to be ...

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March 27th, 2020

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The Future of AM Radio

The Future of AM Radio

Can you believe AM radio is still around? Me and a few others still do use it. I listen mostly in the car for traffic, weather, and news, though sometimes I listen to talk programs on a small AM/FM kitchen radio. Seems so retro, but it is still useful. Nevertheless, AM radio

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December 20th, 2017

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