Acceptable registrations in the queue through October 17 at 11:00a ET have now been activated. Enjoy! -M.W.

Terms of Use have been amended effective October 6, 2019. Make sure you are aware of the new rules! Please visit this thread for details: https://www.mibuzzboard.com/phpBB3/view ... 16&t=48619

Don Imus dead

Topics of general interest that just don't fit anywhere else.
User avatar
TC Talks
Posts: 3692
Joined: Wed Oct 26, 2005 2:41 am

Don Imus dead

Post by TC Talks » Fri Dec 27, 2019 5:37 pm

Don Imus is dead. Hopefully is deplorable fans aren't far off.
Radio shock jock Don Imus, one of the early pioneers of his genre, died Friday less than two years after retiring, according to a family statement given to NBC New York.

He was 79.

The controversial morning personality’s last day on the radio was on March 29 of last year. He had announced on Jan. 22 that he was retiring, telling fans: “Turn out the lights...the party's over."
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/ra ... gK0Jj4rEag


© 2020 TC Talks Global Inc. All Rights Reserved

matt1
Posts: 940
Joined: Sun Apr 24, 2016 12:53 pm

Re: Don Imus dead

Post by matt1 » Fri Dec 27, 2019 5:46 pm

Also on the "Chatterbox" board!!



lovinlife101
Posts: 5885
Joined: Fri Jul 08, 2011 11:53 am

Re: Don Imus dead

Post by lovinlife101 » Thu Jan 02, 2020 7:36 am

TC Talks wrote:
Fri Dec 27, 2019 5:37 pm
Don Imus is dead. Hopefully is deplorable fans aren't far off.
Radio shock jock Don Imus, one of the early pioneers of his genre, died Friday less than two years after retiring, according to a family statement given to NBC New York.

He was 79.

The controversial morning personality’s last day on the radio was on March 29 of last year. He had announced on Jan. 22 that he was retiring, telling fans: “Turn out the lights...the party's over."
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/ra ... gK0Jj4rEag
Free speech protects offensive and unpopular speech. I LOVE IT!!!



User avatar
WOHO
Posts: 398
Joined: Thu Dec 16, 2004 12:05 am
Location: Cumulus has killed 1470 KHz

Re: Don Imus dead

Post by WOHO » Wed Feb 05, 2020 3:59 pm

Do you remember the first days of VH-1 ? Imus was on as a VJ. They even played Dean Martin songs. It was pretty unique, but that was 1985 or so, and music video stations actually played music videos, and the Weather Channel was actually weather. How I long for the 'real' channels and not the unrecognizable monsters that they became.



Post Reply Previous topicNext topic