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Howie Carr Live Thread 1/2/07
HowieCarr.com ^ | 1/2/07 | raccoonradio

Posted on 01/02/2007 9:57:53 AM PST by raccoonradio

Mitt Romney expected to file papers to run for Pres. tomorrow not today (because of day of mourning for Pres. Ford)...will the MA legislature vote to allow a vote on banning gay marriage?

I wouldn't expect a death pool today but who knows.


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1 posted on 01/02/2007 9:57:55 AM PST by raccoonradio
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To: Andonius_99; Andy'smom; Big Guy and Rusty 99; bitt; Barset; Carolinamom; Cheapskate; danno3150; ...

2 posted on 01/02/2007 9:58:23 AM PST by raccoonradio
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To: raccoonradio

>>Calling it a "question of conscience," Gov.-elect Deval Patrick urged legislators Tuesday to avoid voting on an amendment to ban gay marriage despite the Supreme Judicial Court's ruling last week that the state constitution requires such a vote. Patrick met with House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi, D-Boston, shortly before 11 a.m. to lobby against taking an up or down vote on the amendment, which is scheduled to be considered at a constitutional convention of all 200 House and Senate members, beginning at 2 p.m.

>>Patrick, a supporter of gay marriage, urged legislators to avoid a vote on the proposed amendment.


3 posted on 01/02/2007 10:01:10 AM PST by raccoonradio
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To: raccoonradio

Nice when the Gov-elect calls the undermining of the Constitution a "question of conscience"....


4 posted on 01/02/2007 10:10:09 AM PST by To Hell With Poverty
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To: raccoonradio
Has Howie come up with a nickname for Deval yet, or will he be politically correct and play it safe? For over four years we heard about Muffy, after all.

For myself, the best one I've heard so far for Deval is "Governor Urkel."

5 posted on 01/02/2007 10:16:46 AM PST by LiveFree99
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To: raccoonradio

Calling it a "question of conscience," Gov.-elect Deval Patrick urged legislators Tuesday to avoid voting on an amendment to ban gay marriage despite the Supreme Judicial Court's ruling last week that the state constitution requires such a vote.

"Question of conscience'??? I've never heard one person say so much about everything and nothing at the same time.And that goes for any subject that he comments on.Buckle up,its going to be a bumpy ride for the next four years




6 posted on 01/02/2007 10:18:15 AM PST by GQuagmire
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To: LiveFree99

"Free'm All Deval".


7 posted on 01/02/2007 10:19:31 AM PST by massgopguy (I owe everything to George Bailey)
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To: LiveFree99

"FrEE "em All Deval" is what I've heard Howie call him on past shows! Glad he's coming back! I like Avi Nelson, but he's a good sleeping pill!!!


8 posted on 01/02/2007 10:26:14 AM PST by copwife
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To: GQuagmire

MA's Kofi Annan...


9 posted on 01/02/2007 10:29:05 AM PST by johnny7 ("We took a hell of a beating." -'Vinegar Joe' Stilwell)
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To: raccoonradio

More good news from Taxachusetts.See how your city or town tax bills went up.

http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2007/01/02/property_tax_chart_by_town/


10 posted on 01/02/2007 10:30:46 AM PST by GQuagmire
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To: massgopguy; copwife

I dunno... Too many syllables, and it's not funny enough and just not MEAN enough. I want something along the lines of "Mumbles," "Jacques rhymes with fakes," or "Nicky Pockets."


11 posted on 01/02/2007 10:31:26 AM PST by LiveFree99
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To: GQuagmire

Pretty soon, Massachusetts will have to change the "B" in its nickname to a "G", if Free 'em All has his way!


12 posted on 01/02/2007 10:33:19 AM PST by ssaftler
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To: LiveFree99

>>the best one I've heard so far for Deval is "Governor Urkel."

"Frankly" I agree.


13 posted on 01/02/2007 11:03:56 AM PST by raccoonradio
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To: raccoonradio

via a sep. thread, streaming video of the ConCon (...not on Ch 44? Or maybe it is now...) anyway

http://housetv.hou.state.ma.us/


14 posted on 01/02/2007 11:09:25 AM PST by raccoonradio
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To: raccoonradio

Streaming not working too well on that.


15 posted on 01/02/2007 11:35:44 AM PST by raccoonradio
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To: raccoonradio

TUESDAY, JANUARY 2

1st Hour tba

2nd Hour tba


3rd Hour
CHUMP LINE! Call 617-779-3469 and leave Howie, Sandy or Happy a message about today's stories or anything else buzzing around your bonnet and we may play it back on the air!.


Max Robins the TV Guru and editor and chief of Broadcasting & Cable will be with us to answer all of those nagging questions about your favorite show on the boob tube...


4th HOUR tba


16 posted on 01/02/2007 11:38:19 AM PST by raccoonradio
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To: raccoonradio

Hey, CNN had an Obama-Osama moment! Details on Radio Equalizer blog, which also re-prints a transcript of the famous
Teddy K moment:

MODERATOR: This person asks, Senator Barack Obama of Illinois was elected with over 80 percent of the vote, and over a million of those voters were also President Bush voters. What did Senator Obama do that Senator Kerry and other Democrats not do? And do you think the Democrats need to move toward the center to recapture the majority position?

And finally, If a Democrat wins the next presidential election, what are the most difficult problems he or she will face in 2008?

KENNEDY: There you go.

Why don't we just ask Osama bin -- Osama Obama -- Obama what -- since he won by such a big amount. Seriously, Senator Obama is really unique and special.


17 posted on 01/02/2007 11:43:54 AM PST by raccoonradio
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To: raccoonradio
from radioequalizer.blogspot.com:

When it comes to protecting their beloved senator from Illinois, so- called "progressives" sure can be touchy. Even the slightest bit of confusion over Senator Barack Hussein Obama (D- Ill) and his tricky name can send the left reeling, or worse, cooking up kooky media conspiracy theories.

And after another gaffe over Obama's name yesterday, this time from CNN, lefties were fit to be tied. Though it was an obvious mistake, they have demanded and received an apology from the network.

And somehow, conservatives are always to blame for the mix- ups, even though it was none other than Democrat Senator Ted Kennedy who first confused "Osama" with "Obama" in public.

From Crooks and Liars, a leftist site:

CNN owes Barack Obama an apology

By: John Amato on Monday, January 1st, 2007 at 6:40 PM - PST

I expect this type of thing from FOX NEWS. The right wingers have been attacking Barack Obama's name for a few weeks now. I'm going to ask CNN to make a correction on the air.

(snip)

From the "progressive" Raw Story, here's where the situation rapidly moves into unhinged moonbat territory:

CNN apologizes for Obama gaffe in Bin Laden graphic

Update: Senator Obama's office called RAW STORY to comment on the incident and CNN's apology, which can be found at this link or at the end of this story.

A Monday night broadcast of CNN's Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer confused America's "number one enemy" with one of America's most popular senators, RAW STORY has learned. CNN apologized for the error, which came after a series of incidents in recent months in which Illinois Democrat Senator Barack Obama was subtly or directly linked with militant Islamic personalities who have been hostile to the United States.

During the Jan. 1 broadcast of Wolf Blitzer's nightly news program, a pre-commercial preview of the show's next segment included a story on the hunt for Al Qaeda's leadership. Over a photo of Osama Bin Laden and his second-in-command Ayman Al-Zawahiri, Blitzer stated, according to the transcript, "Plus, a new year, but the same mission. Will 2007 bring any new changes in the hunt for Osama bin Laden?"

But instead of asking "Where's Osama?" the graphic over the two Islamists read "Where's Obama?" referencing the surname of popular Illinois Democratic Senator Barack Obama.

A later segment of the show, which took up the topic of the 2008 presidential election, did discuss Senator Obama's political prospects if he chooses to run for president.

Blitzer apologized during this morning's coverage of the Gerald Ford funeral.

18 posted on 01/02/2007 11:48:26 AM PST by raccoonradio
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To: raccoonradio

AP said: "BOSTON -...On Tuesday, 61 lawmakers backed moving the measure forward, compared to 132 opposed. The amendment need 50 votes of support to advance."

Now am listening to WBZ radio (because 'RKO is doing
Fox News, not local, at top of hour, right?):

"Gay marriage amendment moves along at the state house"


19 posted on 01/02/2007 12:00:50 PM PST by raccoonradio
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To: raccoonradio

"Prop. gay marriage ban very alive for now as lawmakers allow it to appear on the ballot."

"Trav took everyone by surprise--went straight to a vote--
req. only 50 votes in favor, amendment got 61 votes, that's
a comfortable margin. Then lawmakers voted to RECONSIDER
after an hour request".

So, they decided not to decide, for now. John Kerry would
be proud...flip flop flip flop flip


20 posted on 01/02/2007 12:02:15 PM PST by raccoonradio
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To: raccoonradio; All

Hi folks; should be in for a while.
Happy New Year to you all.


21 posted on 01/02/2007 12:03:54 PM PST by UKRaddell (I might be movin' to Montana soon)
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To: raccoonradio

1st Hour

2nd Hour
Massachusetts lawmakers voted today to advance a proposed constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage, a critical step toward putting the measure the 2008 ballot. Is this a good thing?

(or, did they vote to RECONSIDER?)_


22 posted on 01/02/2007 12:06:10 PM PST by raccoonradio
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To: LiveFree99

I propose "Devil"


23 posted on 01/02/2007 12:07:42 PM PST by gidget7 (2Th 2:11 And for this cause God shall send them strong delusion, that they should believe a lie:)
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To: gidget7

Perhaps we should propose to Howie that he do an hour on Deval's nickname, and then have Sandy post the most popular choices for the daily Internet poll.


24 posted on 01/02/2007 12:11:01 PM PST by LiveFree99
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To: LiveFree99

Sounds good to me. I haven't signed up for "insider" is there any other way to hear the show?


25 posted on 01/02/2007 12:13:18 PM PST by gidget7 (2Th 2:11 And for this cause God shall send them strong delusion, that they should believe a lie:)
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To: raccoonradio

As I figured, death pool gets pushed back a couple days, "not right to do it while the funeral is going on". Whomever had
Gerry Ford, you won. Those who had Saddam or James Brown
did not.

Howie was saying that the vote-on-allowing a gay marriage
ban vote DID pass, though they're trying to reconsider it
but Howie doesn't think that will pass. I think they have to vote on it AGAIN next year, and some of the ban supporters
won't be around by this time next year, and then finally it can go on the ballot.


26 posted on 01/02/2007 12:16:17 PM PST by raccoonradio
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To: gidget7

http://streamingradioguide.com/radio-show.php?show=1286

Plenty of free streams.
Don't broadcast it though; they get full!


27 posted on 01/02/2007 12:17:28 PM PST by UKRaddell (I might be movin' to Montana soon)
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To: gidget7

bugmenot.com has a username and password you can use.


28 posted on 01/02/2007 12:17:52 PM PST by pickledelf
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To: gidget7

Maybe some of his affiliates? Poss. WCRN in Worcester...no guarantee, though. Maybe just sign up for that WRKO insider
to hear it.

Howie: "I tuned into Ch 44 to hear the debate, and what do I see? 'Arthur'...instead, they're showing cartoons! Where the hell is the ConCon? 'Oh, don't you know, we changed the way we do it. It's not on TV anymore, it's on the internet'!


29 posted on 01/02/2007 12:18:00 PM PST by raccoonradio
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To: raccoonradio

listen live WCRN Worcester

http://mikerobertswebdesign.com/wcrn/


30 posted on 01/02/2007 12:19:09 PM PST by raccoonradio
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To: raccoonradio

http://mikerobertswebdesign.com/wcrn/listen.htm


31 posted on 01/02/2007 12:19:32 PM PST by raccoonradio
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To: gidget7

You can also access WRKO without signing up here:
http://www.mikesradioworld.com/ft_newstalk.html


32 posted on 01/02/2007 12:20:17 PM PST by UKRaddell (I might be movin' to Montana soon)
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To: UKRaddell

thanks! For the heck of it I went to the WCRN page--for some reason the Windows Player version didn't work but Real Player worked just fine.
Remember: on Mon Jan 15, Martin Luther King Day, WRKO has a Celtics game starting at 2 pm. At that time try the web streams that were mentioned here, or stations like WCRN 830;
WXTK 95.1, etc


33 posted on 01/02/2007 12:22:59 PM PST by raccoonradio
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To: UKRaddell

Howdy!


34 posted on 01/02/2007 12:23:28 PM PST by Cheapskate ( Celebrate Sept.8 as Pajamatag , the day the pajamahadeem busted Dan Rather!!)
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To: raccoonradio

I believe WCRN's streams get full quick; I usually use WTPL 107.7FM.


35 posted on 01/02/2007 12:24:30 PM PST by UKRaddell (I might be movin' to Montana soon)
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To: Cheapskate

Hey guv'nor; happy new year!


36 posted on 01/02/2007 12:25:03 PM PST by UKRaddell (I might be movin' to Montana soon)
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To: gidget7

Looks like the WCRN website will work just fine for you.


37 posted on 01/02/2007 12:25:24 PM PST by LiveFree99
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To: UKRaddell; All

Thanks so much for all your help!

We lone conservatives in this place need to stick together LOL


38 posted on 01/02/2007 12:25:56 PM PST by gidget7 (2Th 2:11 And for this cause God shall send them strong delusion, that they should believe a lie:)
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To: raccoonradio

WCRN is my howie stream of choice. It supports Winamp!!!


39 posted on 01/02/2007 12:26:44 PM PST by Cheapskate ( Celebrate Sept.8 as Pajamatag , the day the pajamahadeem busted Dan Rather!!)
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To: LiveFree99
That's what I have too. Gotta bookmark it!!
40 posted on 01/02/2007 12:28:10 PM PST by gidget7 (2Th 2:11 And for this cause God shall send them strong delusion, that they should believe a lie:)
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To: gidget7; Cheapskate; All

You think Massachusettes is full of moonbats; you should try North London!
Check out our Mayor's latest wheeze:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/pages/live/articles/news/news.html?in_article_id=425142&in_page_id=1770


41 posted on 01/02/2007 12:28:27 PM PST by UKRaddell (I might be movin' to Montana soon)
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To: Cheapskate

If you ever have any trouble with it, I'm on the Winamp stream of WTPL.
Always good.


42 posted on 01/02/2007 12:29:24 PM PST by UKRaddell (I might be movin' to Montana soon)
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To: UKRaddell

Oh Lord, you are in London??? Yikes!


43 posted on 01/02/2007 12:29:53 PM PST by gidget7 (2Th 2:11 And for this cause God shall send them strong delusion, that they should believe a lie:)
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To: UKRaddell

Unbelievable! (I shouldn't talk too soon -- Massachusetts might come up with the same thing!)


44 posted on 01/02/2007 12:30:11 PM PST by maryz
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To: UKRaddell
Happy NNew Year back at ya.

I heard you guys had some pretty ugly weather.

45 posted on 01/02/2007 12:30:21 PM PST by Cheapskate ( Celebrate Sept.8 as Pajamatag , the day the pajamahadeem busted Dan Rather!!)
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To: Cheapskate

Not pleasant but not a monsoon.
Hopefully the weather will come back for Ken's Castro party!


46 posted on 01/02/2007 12:31:54 PM PST by UKRaddell (I might be movin' to Montana soon)
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To: UKRaddell

That dude just Has to be a moooonbat spook!!


47 posted on 01/02/2007 12:34:38 PM PST by Cheapskate ( Celebrate Sept.8 as Pajamatag , the day the pajamahadeem busted Dan Rather!!)
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To: Cheapskate

He did once suggest marriage laws be relaxed to allow Muslim males 4 wives!
You couldn't make it up!


48 posted on 01/02/2007 12:37:15 PM PST by UKRaddell (I might be movin' to Montana soon)
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To: UKRaddell
Well, If they can divorce their wives just by saying They Divorce Them three times

It only seems to fair that they can marry'em easy too!/sarcasm

49 posted on 01/02/2007 12:40:51 PM PST by Cheapskate ( Celebrate Sept.8 as Pajamatag , the day the pajamahadeem busted Dan Rather!!)
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To: Cheapskate

Wonder if Ken wants to have unfaithful wives caned in Trafalgar Square too?
Might be an interesting sideshow to the Castro celebrations!


50 posted on 01/02/2007 12:43:26 PM PST by UKRaddell (I might be movin' to Montana soon)
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