July 24, 2008

WHK in Clevland Will Reportedly Drop Savage

Trish Paolucci, autism grandma, reports that she spoke with Mark Jaycox, General Manager of the station and he said that he is finalizing plans with their lawyers to drop Savage on August 4th.

The station has 32 affiliates and Jaycox told Paolucci that he hopes they will all follow suit.

UPDATE: Confirmation

"Michael Savage's controversial remarks about autistic children have gotten him booted off Cleveland's airwaves.

WHK AM/1420, the only Cleveland-area station carrying Savage's radio talk show, is break ing its contract with Savage's syndicator, Talk Radio Net work, said Mark Jaycox, who manages the Cleveland stations under the Salem Com munications corporate um brella. WHK is owned by Cali fornia-based Sa lem Communi cations.

"This guy's a knucklehead, and I want to get rid of him," Jaycox said..."


loveconquersall said...

Yahoo! Let's keep our fingers crossed!

Maddy said...

Well lets hope that's then end of that then.