Fri Apr 10 10:17:57 EDT 2009
A. Joseph Ross wrote:
> On 9 Apr 2009 at 11:42, Garrett Wollman wrote:
>> Yes, but once the ID is completed, the station can say anything they
>> want -- it's just considered part of the regular programming, not part
>> of the ID.
> It may be apocryphal, but there was supposedly a station in San
> Francisco which wanted to identify itself as "WKRP in San Francisco."
> Of course, there's no way a station in San Francisco was going to get
> a W-call. So they changed their call letters to KRPN. Their legal
> ID went "This is W KRPN San Francisco."
I think you're about 800 miles off. The station was in Roy, Utah, a
suburb of Salt Lake City...but the ID was indeed as you describe, "W
KRPN Roy Salt Lake City."
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