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Mr. Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

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    I am totally outraged...and I believe ge ghas FAR crossed the line...
    EEI....D&C..They were talking about this guy who was charged with molestation as he was on the MBTA a day ago...Mr Callahan made a comment like..probably he was like Belichick and didn't know the rules... NOW..do you think that is VERY close to libelous?? OR just trash talk??
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    Re: Mr Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

    This type of stuff is more of the rule than the exception for D & C, right now Gerry is blinded and all caught up in his defense of Tomase and the Herald.. he is a freaking idiot pure and simple.. hope Boston Sports Media Watch caught it, this could be a big deal..
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    Re: Mr Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

    E-mail Jason Wolfe. I can already give you his reply.

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    Re: Mr Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

    I'm not in NE and donn't follow all the Boston media.
    Is this the guy interviewing Specter?

    So I guess they'll kiss Specter's butt and tell him to go get the Cheaters
    with all your power?
    I guess that's how it goes.

    The local media everywhere else at least pulls for the home town team even while criticizing and taking jabs once in awhile.
    But I don't think there's local media anywhere else nearly as outright brutally hostile toward the local team.
    It seems almost every media guy there despises the Patriots and wants them destroyed.
    Am I wrong?
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    Re: Mr Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

    It's a bad joke is all, Belichicks a public figure.
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    Re: Mr Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

    I'm actually finding Gerry's nervous breakdown pretty hilarious. Poor Gerry's got issues! Did you notice how he gets the Mazz squeak when he's mad?? :D
    Jason Wolfe won't fire Callahan even thought he fired talk host John Depetro for calling a fat lesbien a "fat lesbien" on the air. Now if BB were black Callahan would be in trouble but BB is just a middle aged white guy so linking him to a molester is fair game.
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    Re: Mr Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

    I think your being a bit sensitive. He wasn't calling Belichick a molestor. He was just illustratiting that not knowing the rules isn't an excuse. Its not a big deal.
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    Re: Mr Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

    QFT.

    10 char
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    Re: Mr Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

    It's actually more complicated than that. These guys do a morning show, which I refer to as Third Reich Radio, that specializes in (what they think is) clever repartee demonizing whatever and whomever don't happen to agree with their political slant. That slant is consistent with that of the Boston Herald, for whom Callahan works. Thus, since Tomase and Tony Massarotti (sp.?) also work for the Herald and have been involved in anti-Patriots writing recently, these radio guys also like bashing the Patriots.
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    Re: Mr Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

    I would ask the question, "Respected by whom?"
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    Re: Mr Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

    There is no one I'd rather see fall all the way down to homeless than Gerry Callahan. I don't care if his comments are an act, he still says the things he says and that tells me everything I need to know about his (lack of) character.
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    Re: Mr Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

    The hilarious thing about your point is that media types like Callahan believe it is ok for them to attempt to bring down an athlete or a coach. But now that the public is calling for Tomasse's head, he's all twisted in a knot.

    What goes around, comes around.

    Guys like Massarotti often mock the general public as being uninformed. Isn't it effn' beautiful that it is now the public they have to beg for mercy...
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    Re: Mr Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

    anyone listening on the online stream?

    down again
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    Re: Mr Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

    Right on PatriotReign! Mediots dish all day long and make judgment about everyone and anyone but they have the thinnest of skin and they can't take it when judgment is made against them. I'm loving the mediot dog and pony show!
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    Re: Mr Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

    If their inexcusable "metco gorillas" conversation doesn't get them fired, nothing will. D&C have said some pretty outrageous things already, this isn't even up there with the worst of them.
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    Re: Mr Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

    :eek:
    I don't think Dennis is to blame nearly as much as Callahan. Gerry from the reich is the source of 99% of the crap that spews from that show each morning.

    Wouldn't it be great if we could get him fired?! hell, yeah it would!

    Can someone tell me how a guy can act like a Redneck racist in Massachusetts and NOT get fired.

    What will Gerry do if Obama wins!:D
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    Re: Mr Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

    My recollection is that Dennis was actually the main culprit in the Metco comments - though I agree in general, its more Callahan. I'm all for free speech, Callahan can go spew his intolerant crap on some political talk show or something, no one is going to pay it any mind either way, I just wish it weren't on my sports radio.
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    Re: Mr Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

    Tolerance does not mean acceptance.
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    Re: Mr Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

    Just don't listen to them.
    It's the only thing they pay attention to.
    THEIR RATINGS!
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    Re: Mr Callahan...maybe THIS comment will lead to his downfall

    I never do...rating are based upon select households listening. They panel each of these household each month & ask them what they watch/listen to. We need those people to not listen to the show.

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