Tag: radio

Media coverage for my baby

Fun to track what others say about the Minglers, with the various types of media outlets out there. Facebook Status Updates – Spending the evening with a room full of strangers, on purpose.  Yikes. Mac ‘n Cheese mingling tonight! Watch my cousin on TV tonight!  ABC 10:30PM. Good times at Mac ‘n Cheese. Texts – Read more…

NPR: reporting on everything but THAT

If I hear the word “mammogram” one more time… The news really does beat a subject to death.  Whatever the hot topic of the moment – Balloon Boy, Sarah Palin, Ms. California, Elliot Spitzer, H1N1 – news outlets bring in experts, interrupt with special reports, host discussion panels, conduct polls, interrupt their special reports with Read more…

Worst combination ever

2:34AM: I’m woken up by a high-pitched female voice screeching, “Battery is low.  Battery is low.” from the smoke detector and a smarmy televangelist, er, radiovangelist preaching about Jesus (who put my radio on a religious station?).  Going to the bathroom takes precedence over turning off this horrid combination, so I sit on the freezing Read more…