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       CONTINENT OF MEDIA, SEPTEMBER 1998, by Glenn Hauser
        exclusively for Radio for Peace International

NOTE: Starting with this edition, COM is also available on the web at
 DXing.com

*A modest proposal to reduce SW frequency congestion; contact
 Edward "Maximo" Lachman, lachmaem@email.uc.edu
*GH's comments, not exactly reviews, on recent summer movies:
 The Avengers, Ever After, Return to Paradise, Mulan, There's
 Something About Mary, The Mask of Zorro, The Parent Trap
*Pee Wee's Playhouse is back, on the Family Channel!
*Shawnee, Oklahoma AM station bought by Potawatomi tribe. For more 
 OK news see http://www.angelfire.com/ok/worldofradio/Oklahoma.html
*Recording of final sign-off of KTLC, ch 43, OKC, then sold to UPN
*Continent of Media, September more-or-less edition
*July issue of Brazzil magazine has feature article on how Globo TV
 came to dominate, plus sidebar articles; look at list on website
 http://www.brazzil.com
*Guest Tip for Rational Living, Harlan Ellison on religion
*Spoof ham sites promoting no-SSB, no-RTTY, no-FM, no-SSTV, no-QRP
 at http://www.qsl.net/kh2d/nossb.html etc
*The best AM stereo car radio came with 1987 Toyota Celica
*Where to get the only AM stereo walkman, Sony SRF-42
*Recording of TIS station at Whiteshell Provincial Park, Manitoba
*Talking Old Navy Store billboard in Chicago
*Book review - Radio Voices: American Broadcasting 1922-1952 by
 Michelle Himes, Univ. of Minnesota Press, 1997; hardback ISBN
 0816626200
*Website with background to Blown Away movie ship explosion - and
 its influence on Timothy McVeigh. See 
 http://members.theglobe.com/lichfield
*Closing theme and despedida; see our website
 http://www.angelfire.com/ok/worldofradio wghauser@hotmail.com ###