1200 stunting as Gaffe 1200

Mike Ward mward@iname.com
Sun Aug 12 16:29:42 EDT 2012

Don't know about the domains or their legitimacy, but a station with a
Matty simulcast surrounded by 24/7 Comedy Radio would make sense as a short
term solution until, say, Fox Sports 1200 after the Sports Hub goes with
their own network in January...

On Sun, Aug 12, 2012 at 4:10 PM, Dan.Strassberg <dan.strassberg@att.net>wrote:

> I was the first to post at R-I.com about the possibility that Siegel's
> Monday announcement would be about a simulcast of his show on AM 1200, so I
> am not skeptical about that possibility. What I AM skeptical about is that
> these domain names are significant. Somebody is probably trying to make a
> few bucks by capturing domain names that CCU would be likely to want. Same
> thing happened shortly before the 101.7 announcement. I didn't even see a
> mention of the name of the domain-name service at which these names were
> reserved. Were they even reserved at the service that CCU customarily uses?
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> Subject: Re: 1200 stunting as Gaffe 1200
>  Meanwhile the following from radioinsight,com:
>> "Update 8/12: Add a few more domains for 1200 that give a clearer
>> picture on the integration the new format will have in the cluster:
>> MattyComedy1200.com, MattysComedy1200.com, and MattsComedy1200.com.
>> Matty would be Matty Siegel, the longtime morning host at sister CHR
>> “Kiss 108” WXKS-FM who just happens to be promoting a “MAJOR
>> ANNOUNCEMENT” on Monday at 8:30am."

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