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Von Haessler Calls GA Senate Candidates “Evil” and “Un-American”

During The Von Haessler Doctrine on WSB Monday, the host says the elections don’t matter because the candidates in both races are “Evil” and “Un-American”

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With the national political spotlight shining squarely on Georgia, Atlanta radio host Eric Von Haessler provided local Libertarian perspective on the two U.S. Senate races that will decide the balance of power. During The Von Haessler Doctrine on WSB Monday, the host says the elections don’t matter because the candidates in both races are “Evil” and “Un-American”

“I hate to use this term, but both parties are evil,” Von Haessler said. “All four canidates have sold their souls to the Devil. The sad part is two of them have sold their souls to the Devil and are going to lose. What do you do after you lose an election like this? I guess you could cash a paycheck at CNN or FOX.”

Von Haessler then blames the media for dividing the country along party lines.

“The media will tell you that Republicans and Democrats hate each other,” he said. “They are trying to drive a wedge between us. If you watch any news at all, they will tell you the world’s on fire and make other absurd claims. About the only one that’s accurate is that Trump is an A-hole. They say if one party or the other wins, we will be a communist country or old white people will take away the right to vote from women and minorities. It’s all B.S. The media tells you that if you don’t vote the world will end. Well guess what? They will say that in the next election, too. No matter who wins, life goes on.”

Even though much of the national media is stressing the importance of both Senate races, Van Haessler says the outcome doesn’t really matter and therefore he is not voting.

“I have no skin in the game,” he said. “I have friends on the left and the right who will get mad at me but I’m not voting for any candidate who is un-American and they all are…. They are all stupid No matter who wins, we all lose. Anybody who puts their own personal vision or their parties’ vision of America before the needs of actual Americans, that’s un-American. Until politicians come back to the people, I will not be voting.”

The run-off elections will take place Tuesday, January 5th.

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SuperTalk Mississippi News Adds On-Demand Audio to Spotify, Apple Podcasts

“I’m very proud of our news team and their ability to not only broadcast accurate news but deliver it to the masses in more ways than just the radio dial.”

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SuperTalk Mississippi News has announced listeners are now able to stay up to date with the latest audio from the network on platforms like Spotify and Apple Podcasts.

Hourly newscasts will now be available on the platforms in addition to the plethora of available options from the statewide network.

SuperTalk Mississippi News now being available through both major podcast platforms is a testament to SuperTalk Mississippi Media’s commitment to keeping more and more listeners up to date with what’s going on across the state,” SuperTalk Mississippi Media President and CEO Kim Dillon said. “I’m very proud of our news team and their ability to not only broadcast accurate news but deliver it to the masses in more ways than just the radio dial.”

“While radio is still incredibly effective in delivering news and I don’t believe that’s ever going to change, we want to offer more ways for our listeners to have news at their fingertips,” added News Director J.T. Mitchell. “I am so thankful for the team’s willingness to adapt and thrive as we find more ways to reach Mississippians and keep them informed on a daily basis.”

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Former KCBS Host Narsai David Dies

David joined the station in the 1980s and hosted his show until July 4th, 2022 when he stepped away from the long-running weekend program.

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Longtime KCBS food and wine editor and host Narsai David has died. According to the Audacy-owned station, his health had deteriorated from a fall at his home last year. He was 87.

David joined the station in the 1980s and hosted his show until July 4th, 2022 when he stepped away from the long-running weekend program.

Before working at the news radio station, David operated a restaurant — named after himself — in the Bay Area. The eatery opened in 1970, and was frequented by celebrities like The Rolling Stones and the British Royal Family.

“Narsai had it all. He could deal with the upper echelons of society and he could deal with doofuses like me,” former KCBS anchor and reporter Mike Sugerman said. “We became fast friends. We really respected each other. And I enjoyed his cooking more than anything.”

According to the station, he is survived by his wife, Venus, and his son Daniel.

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Clay Travis: I’m Still Banned From CNN After 2017 Viral Interview

“And I still believe in the First Amendment and boobs.”

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CNN is at the forefront of the media conversation for a multitude of reasons. OutKick founder and nationally syndicated radio host Clay Travis says he won’t be appearing on the network anytime soon.

On Monday, CNN host Kasie Hunt ended an interview with former President Donald Trump’s national press secretary Karoline Leavitt after she continually denigrated Jake Tapper, who is set to moderate the first presidential debate alongside Dana Bash Thursday. The clip went viral, similar to a 2017 interaction Travis had on the network.

While speaking with Brooke Baldwin in a 2017 appearance on the cable network, Travis famously quipped “I’m a First Amendment absolutist. I believe in only two things completely: the First Amendment and boobs … two things that have never let me down in this entire country’s history.”

Baldwin subsequently ended that interview, and Travis claimed he has been barred from appearing on the network ever since.

“I got cut off like Karoline Leavitt and I am still banned from appearing on CNN, seven years later,” he said during The Clay Travis & Buck Sexton Show. “I’m banned from CNN and ESPN. I don’t think anyone else has that duo. And I still believe in the First Amendment and boobs.”

Travis was also critical of the network for its conduct Monday morning. In a post to X, Travis defended Leavitt’s criticism of Tapper.

“Why shouldn’t that be mentioned and discussed on air? It’s super relevant,” he wrote. (Hunt) made this a far bigger mess for your network by behaving like a petulant brat. Congrats.”

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