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Date Posted: 14:27:16 02/19/15 Thu
Author: Reality
Subject: Re: Uncle Dougie
In reply to: Garage Rocker 's message, "Re: Uncle Dougie" on 18:51:58 02/18/15 Wed

I think the moderator thinks it should only be for "good old days Pittsburgh broadcast nostalgia." I don't agree with that. Not all hosts were sweethearts and some were very different off air than on air. Some who are admired, like Hoerth, caused a lot of their own problems.

You see this with one of Doug's big advocates: Lynn Cullen formerly of WTAE and WPTT. She is now stuck doing a podcast for City Paper because she had trouble not keeping her temper under control on air when she argued with callers on her "Lone Liberal" political talk show at PTT.

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