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   CONTINENT OF MEDIA 01-08, produced August 15, 2001 by Glenn Hauser

*COM 01-08 for August into September, 2001
*Sponsored by RFPI, http://www.rfpi.org and by Universal Radio,
 offering quality amateur and shortwave radio equipment since 1942.
 For info or catalog call 1-800-431-3939 or visit them on the web at
 http://www.universal-radio.com or http://www.rffun.com
*Classical music also used to keep away loiterers at mall in Oshawa,
 subway/bus station in Toronto
*Ottawa website http://www.cellphonescanner.com webcasts
 conversations to show lack of privacy
*CBC Radio 3, non-network, gets no respect, http://www.cbcradio3.com 
*One reason CBL left AM for FM: trolley line noise
*Star Ray TV, ch 15 pirate in Toronto ex-VX9AMK, subject of Sept. 19
 CRTC cease & desist hearing in Hull; http://www.srtv.on.ca
*Cleveland OH FM pirate Grid Radio 96.9 busted, appeals court upholds
*FM pirate in remote part of Oregon, R. Free Takilma
*Remote FM translators targets of organized theft ring
*New Low Power FM Station database:
 http://www.stratuswave.net/~bryan27/lpfm/
*San Diego media site with links:
 http://www.geocities.com/SunsetStrip/4656/01radionews.htm
*The late John Doremus, ``Patterns in Music``, still heard on KNXR,
 97.5, Rochester MN; 66 readings on 3-cassette or 2-CD album;
 [recording, one on TV commercials]; [the website we mentioned,
 http://www.johndoremus.com is still not set up, nor can we find one
 for KNXR itself]. Info: Tom Jones, KNXR, 1620 Greenview Drive SW,
 Rochester, MN 55902; 507-288-7700
*WTKM, Hartford WI, has mostly-polka format, http://www.wtkm.com
*KCCU, Lawton OK, starts new Mantovani Hour in September, Friday
 afternoons, and webcast via http://www.kccu.org  KCCU also will
 bring public radio to Wichita Falls TX by yearend, replacing KERA
*University of Oklahoma public radio stations plan to start streaming
 by Sept. 1: http://www.kgou.org Their relay we used to hear on 105.7,
 KROU, is blocked by new station in Alva, OK, KTTL
*Exaggerated figures on church attendance, belief, radio listening:
 http://www.atheists.org/flash.line/church1.htm 
 http://www.atheists.org/flash.line/church3.htm 
 http://www.atheists.org/flash.line/church4.htm
 http://www.atheists.org/flash.line/church16.htm
*Clip of WRNO when it had to reinstate Radio Earth, (ra 2.0 plug-in):
 http://members.fortunecity.com/swradios/fea.html
*Mexican equivalent of ARRL for ham info, FMRE http://www.fmre.org.mx
*Two long articles on clandestine radio in Colombia via BBCM at
 http://www.angelfire.com/ok/worldofradio/dxld1108.txt and
 http://www.angelfire.com/ok/worldofradio/dxld1110.txt
*Emilio Pedro Povrzenic, Argentina, monitors tropical bands daily,
 analyzes data in Latinoamerica DX; not on web, but send some IRCs
 to him at Primero de Mayo 1071, Villa Diego, SF, Argentina
*Microwaves the answer to removing CO2 and CO from automotive exhaust
*Modern TV site includes page about Indian Head testpatterns:
 http://www.moderntv.com/modtvweb/special/freegif-bw1.htm
*Demand for Sitcom Reparations to four generations of Americans
 from http://www.theonion.com/
*Richard Dreyfuss and Marsha Mason object to KCRW cancelling drama,
 but still audible on KQED, WETA, VOA
*Concluding COM 01-08; our address P O Box 1684, Enid, OK 73702 USA;
 http://www.angelfire.com/ok/worldofradio/ wghauser@yahoo.com
 In the meantime, do listen out for my other program, a new one every
 week, World of Radio                                     ###