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Show notes, Feb. 25, 2012

Coolidge Radio Journal: Sex Expert Dr. Phyllis Kissinger (MP3) Remember, the Coolidge Radio Journal is a production of the Coolidge Institute for Public Opinion Research, a non-profit, non-partisan, completely unbiased think-tank that generates free-market ideas for electing Republicans to office. … Continue reading

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Show notes: Feb. 4, 2012

It’s new! It’s nifty! It’s from the Neville Island Toy Co.! It’s “Reassessment: A Game The Whole County Can Play“! # # # New music this week: The Black Keys – “Money Maker” from El Camino Tito Carrillo – “Blaise … Continue reading

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The lyrics to “You’re a Mean One, Jeffrey Romoff”

As heard on WRCT’s “Radio 9”: You’re a Mean One, Jeffrey Romoff (download MP3) New lyrics copyright © 2011 Jay Thurber. A parody sung to the tune of “You’re a Mean One, Mr. Grinch,” lyrics by Theodor “Dr. Seuss” Geisel … Continue reading

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Jan. 7, 2012: Classy as Gary Busey!

Luckily, we don’t have any advertisers to offend: Southland Cadillac, Century III (MP3) . . . Playlist available at the WRCT website. New this week: “Bedroom Eyes” by Dum Dum Girls from “Only In Dreams” “Heroes and Villains” by The Beach … Continue reading

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Show notes, Dec. 24, 2011

Thus ends my chances to become the new spokesman for a certain large Pittsburgh hospital system: You’re a Mean One, Mr. Romoff New music this week: “Smart” by Girl in a Coma from “Exits & All the Rest” “Winter Sun” … Continue reading

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Show notes, Nov. 12, 2011

Hey! Do you like classic television shows? Then tune into WRCT-TV Retro TV for great episodes of “Statefeld” and “The End Zone!” They’re on weeknights, at least until the lawyers get through with us. WRCT Retro TV: Statefeld and The … Continue reading

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Hey! Are you coming to Homecoming Weekend sorry, “Ceilidh Weekend” at CMU? Stop by the WRCT Community Broadcast Center (located in the concrete-reinforced basement of the University Center, between the Dumpsters and dishwashers) and say hello to Jay Thurber during … Continue reading

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Show notes, Sept. 17, 2011

Today we celebrated Carnegie Mellon University’s new campus in Rwanda by debuting this new song by Heath Kit & The Sidetones: “Help Rwanda” – Heath Kit & The Sidetones (2.6MB, MP3) New music this week was from: Gaby Moreno, “No … Continue reading

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CMU football pre-emptions

One of the prices of having a show on a college-run radio station is that you have to make sure you do things for the students at the college — whose student activities fees are supporting the radio station! With … Continue reading

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June 18, 2011

There was a story recently in the Pittsburgh Puppy-Trainer about WMBS radio in Uniontown, which fired one of its talk show hosts who was critical about the natural gas drilling industry. Coincidentally … or maybe not … WMBS had just … Continue reading

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