March 2, 2008

This kind of news makes Mondays feel pretty good. (h/t Scarce)

Melanie Morgan---the conservative radio talk show host who chairs Move America Forward, the group which has led efforts to shame and boycott Berkeley for its anti-U.S. Marine Corps recruiting stand — has lost her job at KSFO 560 AM.

Morgan, 51, delivered her final broadcast there today after 14 years at the microphone, she says in a news release. KSFO owner Citadel Broadcasting decided not to renew her contract as part of the company’s announced across-the-board financial cost on

Talk radio took a big step forward after today. I guess it's just a matter of time before some wingnut operation picks up this MAFer. You know, it probably had nothing to do with this episode with Spocko.

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Media Matters explained it all... Stalking TRex didn't help either. Or getting banned from Newshour on PBS.

"The yelling, interrupting and repeated rudeness by the talk show woman is exactly the kind of thing that keeps me from watching other news/talk shows." ..."We finally pushed the mute button on our remote." The show's producer promises "you will never see that person on our program again." (Morgan once said that Times executive editor Bill Keller should be jailed for treason.)...Read on

Or this:

“You’re going to look super in a Burka.”

“I think we should have gone in and just blitzed Iraq. We haven’t had a, a serious war, really, since WWII.”

Attacking Sheehan: Melanie Morgan’s Obsession

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