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Old 09-28-2002, 05:39 AM   #37
Somebody stole my cheese
Join Date: Sep 2002
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Yes, but many college radio stations have been unable to recently broadcast via the internet due to legislation imposed hefty royalty fees on radio stations broadcasting on the internet. These fees are no problem for corporations like Clear Channel Communications, and another bill was passed quickly afterwards that allowed exemptions for small businesses. Because most college radio stations are not considered small businesses (and the ones that are generally play more mainstream music with many advertisements interspersed...just like any other station), they were not covered under this act. If you want to help, click here to send a free fax to your representative in congress!

Ok, I'll get off my soapbox now.
We are, of course, now living in what George W. Bush has called the "era of personal responsibility": if a child chooses to have parents who can't afford health care, that child will have to accept the consequences.
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