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Pro Sports and Right Wing Media; Just Wondering

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The National Football League's season is just getting under way. It's got me thinking again about this theory I have. 

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Are the main pro sports broadcast on right wing media channels?

Here in the Philly area, the same Clear Channel station that broadcasts Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity and formerly, Glen Beck, also broadcasts the Phillies games. The first Eagles game of the season is being broadcast by Fox. 

Frankly, I'm not a major sports fan. I don't know any stats-- proudly. But I watch a lot of games because I have two sons who are very into them. 

So I'm wondering, and asking you to cast more light on my speculation. 

Is the local sports team in your town broadcast on right wing radio, on Fox? 

If there's a pattern, then it adds an interesting factor to politics. Let's face it. Men are much more likely to vote Republican than Democratic. If the right wing media run their sports programs, then they are more likely to develop loyalty for the whole station brand. 

Just sayin'. It's something to consider. 

 

Rob Kall has spent his adult life as an awakener and empowerer-- first in the field of biofeedback, inventing products, developing software and a music recording label, MuPsych, within the company he founded in 1978-- Futurehealth, and founding, organizing and running 3 conferences: Winter Brain, on Neurofeedback and consciousness, Optimal Functioning and Positive Psychology (a pioneer in the field of Positive Psychology, first presenting workshops on it in 1985) and Storycon Summit Meeting on the Art Science and Application of Story-- each the first of their kind.  Then, when he found the process of raising people's consciousness and empowering them to take more control of their lives  one person at a time was too slow, he founded Opednews.com-- which has been the top search result on Google for the terms liberal news and progressive opinion for several years. Rob began his Bottom-up Radio show, broadcast on WNJC 1360 AM to Metro Philly, also available on iTunes, covering the transition of our culture, business and world from predominantly Top-down (hierarchical, centralized, authoritarian, patriarchal, big)  to bottom-up (egalitarian, local, interdependent, grassroots, archetypal feminine and small.) Recent long-term projects include a book, Bottom-up-- The Connection Revolution, debillionairizing the planet and the Psychopathy Defense and Optimization Project. 

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I have been saying for years now that we should be... by tim mcghie on Sunday, Sep 11, 2011 at 1:34:51 PM
seems to me most players, particularly in the NFL ... by Michael Shaw on Sunday, Sep 11, 2011 at 2:25:10 PM
I watched an interview with a pro football player ... by John Shriver on Monday, Sep 12, 2011 at 1:16:42 PM
FOX, the CBS affiliate that has the FOX News team ... by Michael Shaw on Sunday, Sep 11, 2011 at 2:16:24 PM
all the pomp and ceremony surrounding the games, c... by Michael Shaw on Tuesday, Sep 13, 2011 at 1:11:34 AM
The horse's ass who is broadcasting the Ravens v. ... by Donn Marten on Sunday, Sep 11, 2011 at 2:29:23 PM
It would be real PATRIOTIC to invite the best re... by . . on Sunday, Sep 11, 2011 at 6:57:25 PM
http://news.yahoo.com/football-night-in-america.ht... by tim mcghie on Monday, Sep 12, 2011 at 3:35:41 AM
Those on the left seemingly do not have the financ... by Doc McCoy on Monday, Sep 12, 2011 at 5:37:31 AM
also have professional sports franchises, and they... by John Sanchez Jr. on Monday, Sep 12, 2011 at 7:16:02 AM
Keeping in mind that Clear Channel dominates just ... by Joanne Boyer on Monday, Sep 12, 2011 at 8:17:50 AM
You know, Mr. Kall, I believe you are correct abou... by mike buchan on Monday, Sep 12, 2011 at 1:33:43 PM