Monday, October 24, 2016

Reimers' bottled whine.


Berthold Reimers, the grossly overpaid, totally unqualified manager of WBAI has somehow succeeded in keeping his job for the past eight years. Why that is so remains a mystery, but it is not a stretch to see it as an indication of the corrupt practices of the current Pacifica National Board's majority.

If you have tuned in to or spot-checked WBAI recently, you have undoubtedly noticed that the listener-killing program downgrade has been escalated to a point where it is dominated by simple-minded, black-oriented chatter; bland, black oriented music; amateur, often black-oriented health advice; and embarrassing rewrites of history, based on the scams of Henrik Clark, "Dr. Ben" and other shameful con artists—all aimed at gullible, under-educated black listeners by morally bankrupt opportunists like Tony Bates, Ron Daniels, and now Reimers and Byrd.

This is painful for any intelligent person to listen to, but even more so for black listeners, who rightly see it as a return to the stereotyped characters of Mantan Moreland, Amos and Andy, et al—Uncle Tom reborn.

Outrageous infomercials in which bogus products are pitched at outrageous prices, and often not even delivered, have been aired with such frequency that they do more harm than good. Revisionist history, wherein everything but the moon originated in Africa spews out from WBAI wrapped in a sheer veil of racism, ignorance and indoctrination. The station once admired for its integrity, independence and broad scope has become a bad joke. The perpetrators seem oblivious to that fact, but the listener-sponsors have spoken and the present drive will in all likelihood be the most unsuccessful one to date.

Berthold Reimers rarely emerges from his hole in the ground, but when he does—at PNB meetings, for example—he inevitably compounds that image of a nonentity.

That is how it has been until recently, when this amateur decided to play Program Director. He shuffled, replaced and discontinued shows with amazing wantonness, now not only offending the remnants of an audience but angering hosts whose ineptitude, ego and selfish agendas had contributed to the listener exodus.

He did this from behind his imaginary green curtain, too cowardly to face the volunteers he was discarding. Allegedly an accounting professional, Reimers has yet to prove that he knows diddly about fund-raising, but he surfaced on Gary Byrd's show after the smooth-talking disc jockey told him that he wanted 50% of the money he raises for WBAI to go to Haitian relief. 

Reimers, himself a Haitian, approved and came on the air to make his own pitch. Haiti was hard hit by Hurricane Matthew and it desperately needs all the help it can get, but Reimers' eight years of mismanagement has WBAI pivoting on the edge of obscurity. It would have made far more sense if the station ran PSAs for the Haitian Emergency Relief Fund—splitting listeners' donations is an invitation to confusion.

All this verbiage to prepare you for Berthold Reimers' long, hysterical solicitation. You will hear him speak of his childhood on "the most African country in the world" and how he literally fell off a truck while still in the womb. You will note that his passion cannot part that green curtain—this is a rancorous man who lives in a world of his own faking. His priorities are decidedly skewed.

Some comments have already been posted—let's hear what you think of the pitch, which may be unauthorized and definitely does not warrant the many repeats Reimers is giving it. Byrd is slick and professional, but don't expect to hear profundity. Neither character fits into the concept that became Pacifica.   

Comment posted this morning by KGT
"Ambassador Chris Stevens got what he deserved".

Berthold Reimers 10-22-16 10:15 a.m. —KGT


Anonymous poster's response
Yes, I heard that as I am listening to the Gary Byrd re-broadcast for a 3rd time. Reimers also kept saying to Byrd (who considers himself "African-American") "you Americans" this, "you Americans" that as he was making his pitch for listeners to donate money to Haiti. Reimers seems to have an inward animosity toward America, but he's here monetarily milking the system as much as he can y while he watches WBAI burn to the ground. Why would someone take a job as a radio station manager and hate to come on the air as Reimers clearly states he does? Reimers is "cutting his own throat" re-broadcasting this nonsense and his weak historical overview of Haitian history. Wes Craven's horror movie "The Serpent and the Rainbow" gives me greater visual insight into the social culture of Haiti than Reimers or John Henrik Clarke. 

The Reimers/Byrd pitch for Haiti.


90 comments:

  1. It is my constitutionally protected opinion that what happened to the American diplomatic compound in Benghazi should happen to WBAI.

    KGT

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  2. Thank you Mr. Albertson for the veracity and profundity of this statement that "no one" at Pacifica or WBAI can justifiably challenge. This blog is far more interesting and informative than the childish LSB/"Robert Rules of Disorder" meetings I've spent (and wasted)valuable hours of time listening to.

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  3. Dominican President Rafael Trujillo ordered the murder of 12,000 Haitians in the Parsley Rebellion of 1937. Now I know why.

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    1. So do I. Simply put, Trujillo was a ruthless dictator. My late uncle was the Danish consul and became the head of the Diplomatic Corps in Ciudad Trujillo and, subsequently, Santo Domingo? He had lived there since 1925 when my grandparents moved there with their five children, including my 13-year old mother. I heard horror stories about Mr. T from him.

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    2. If Sr. Trujillo murdered 12,000 Haitians, why do Haitians blame Americans (The U.S.) for all their problems?

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    3. The US occupied the DR in 1916, as it did to Haiti the year before. The occupying forces established a local army to impose order. Trujillo joined it and trained with the US Marines. He rose quickly through the ranks and gained the confidence of US military brass. Later, the US would aid his ascent to power.

      Now, I think folks like Byrd and Reimers go too far in blaming the US. But it can't be denied that this country has at least some responsibility for the problems they've had.

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    4. For all the leftist Jews (particularly Sista Mimi): Rafael Trujillo accepted 800 German and Austrian Jewish refugees between 1940-1945 who settled in Sosua, DR and set up a dairy and cheese factory and whose descendants remain there until this day, unlike Cuba and the U.S. who turned away the S.S St. Louis. But Trujillo had a terrible human rights record.

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    5. FYI: Talk to Dominicans and you'll find many hate Haitians for the 1822 - 1844 occupation of their country by Haiti.

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  4. Tony Bates are soliciting money for WBAI and Haiti this (Monday) morning. Bate was arguing that money sent to the Red Cross will not reach the Haitian people, overlooking the fact that, if you give money to WBAI/Haiti, it is certain that least half of your contribution will NOT go to the Haitian people. The only reason to listen to WBAI anymore is to catch occasional nuggets of irony and absurd comedy like that.

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    1. I had to tune out on that one. Bates and Daniels are unconscionable exploiters of their own people. Anyone wishing to support the people of Haiti in their need ought to do so directly through a legitimate, honest charity conduit. Those who use WBAI's air to solicit money for this worthy cause include some of the very people who have contributed to building mistrust. Consider the fact that thousands of of dollars were taken by WBAI for "premiums" that never were delivered.

      My view is that deciding whether your donation should go to the people of Haiti or to keeping morally handicapped opportunists on the air is a no-brainer.

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  5. One reason why Haitians hate the US (but not individual Americans) is because Bill Clinton overthrew Aristede's govt. Then, Obama appointed Clinton and Bush Jr. as "goodwill ambassadors". War criminals as "goodwill ambassadors". How much more insulting can you be?

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    1. Every Haitian I ever met despised Aristede. The Haitian people were fed up with Aristede. The Americans saved his life by ferreting him out and of Haiti in the nick of time. You are parroting the horse manure that Randall Robinson, a self-hating American, touts. The truth is that Haiti is immature politically and cannot govern themselves and blame anyone but themselves.

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  6. The current Haitian govt. is under US control. That way, our "strategic interests" are not threatened. Nobody cares what the Haitian people think.

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    1. The U.S. government has no special interest in Haiti, except that hundreds of thousands of boat people end up in Florida and we don't need any more schwartzes.

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    2. Let's not sink to that level. BTW, I think you are wrong in your assessment of U.S. interest in Haiti.

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  7. How long has it been since the last major Haitian earthquake? How many NGO's are still there? One sad part of this is our celebrity megahype society. To draw attention to and try to solve many problems, we must have celebs hyping the issue. Then, many trash them for manipulating people's suffering just to make themsleves and their careers look good. If there's no celeb hype, it's out of mind.

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  8. Sad news. Tom Hayden passed away from the aftermath of a stroke. Now, how many people under 30 have any idea of who he was? The media will hype the shit out of Trump's sex life. But, talk about real people who actually tried to make things better? Screw that.

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    1. I wouldn't worry about Hayden's death being hidden on page 5—remember, he was once married to Jane Fonda.

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    2. According to Peter Fonda, Tom Hayden used Jane to further his political career and then dumped her without even a "thank you".

      KGT

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    3. Prescod must be crying. Considering how many times she had him as a guest, I wonder if he will be worked into fundraising somehow.

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    4. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2033795/Jane-Fonda-said-biggest-regret-sleeping-Che-Guevara.html

      I saw Peter say it on a video clip for a documentary on JF but I can't remember which. The above sort of echoes the same thing.

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    5. What a funny article. I had no idea she was so clueless. Giving her credit card to the Black Panthers, trying to contact US bomber pilots from the ground in Hanoi, Hell's Angels protecting her pot-filled house as she marries Tom Hayden etc.

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    6. "trying to contact US bomber pilots from the ground in Hanoi". The only ones to hear thse broadcasts were the American POWs in the Hanoi Hilton played all night on huge amplifiers and speakers.

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  9. There are just too many questions about WBAI fundraising for Haiti relief. Beyond the legality under FCC rules, there are accounting questions. Is there a goal of a certain amount? The timing during a fundraiser is questionable. WBAI needs every penny it can get. Is he going to tell the Empire State Building to wait because he is raising money for Haitian relief? What about the other deserving charities out there? I don't think this is intentional. It sounds like they just decided on a whim to raise money. Reimers said he felt guilty about asking Byrd for a premium while Byrd wanted to raise money for Haitian relief. Like Chris said, they should play PSAs and raise awareness but leave the fundraising to someone else.

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  10. Tony Bates is a good guy, but Berthold is a crook. But he is in the same league with Mario Murillo - born crooks. Overdue for a fumigation.

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    1. Bates only plays a good guy on radio. Listen carefully to the outlandish BS he feeds the listeners.

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    2. Ask all the people that signed that petition against him how good he is...

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    3. Yes, there were so many signatures on that petition, too many for Reimers to ignore, so he reluctantly let Bates go, Among the charges against "good guy" Bates was one of witnessed sexual assault. We should also remember how he defrauded and, potentially, endangered the health of WBAI listeners by pushing Double Helix Water as a "cure" for cancer and other very serious diseases.

      I don't recall hearing him apologize to the WBAI listeners for that. Not by any stretch of the imagination a good guy.

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    4. Based on the absurd racist crap I hear from Bates when he is on WBAI, I can't see how anyone can call him "a good guy". Based on what Bates says on WBAI, he is not different from Reimers, Haskins, Daniels, Byrd, etc.

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  11. As Tony Bates says in this 2010 video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NkCfVHpiTj8), let's just move on.

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  12. looks like prescod is all broken up about tom hayden .
    Not even a mention . bpp trumps all i guess.

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  13. Heard about 3 minutes of Null last night with his brainwashed flunkies. He SWORE repeatedly that the CIA and "shadow govt." has had it in for him for YEARS. Every hack on his PRN was of course a CIA plot to destroy him. And his cohorts kept saying you are God. Everything you say is The Gospel Truth.....

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    1. When are people going to believe me when I say Null is psychotic? Ever see any evidence to support his claims? The creationists have more evidence in their favor, which is nothing, than Null does for his crap. Read a bit about how cult leaders manipulate and control their followers and you'll understand.

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  14. Did some online research last night re: Tom Hayden. Apparently he wasn't the wonderful guy everybody said he was.

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    1. I know that, but give us some references.

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    2. This piece is nominally about Fonda, but there's a great deal of the reality of Tom Hayden here... none of it very pretty.

      http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2033795/Jane-Fonda-said-biggest-regret-sleeping-Che-Guevara.html

      ~ 'indigopirate'

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    3. Does anyone know if Peter Fonda held the same left of center views as Jane?

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  15. The fact that Fonda and Hayden named their kid after the VC would-be assassin of Robt. McNamara says everything.

    KGT

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  16. I am listening to the Jim Garrison interview where he says that JFK wouldn't have gotten us into Vietnam as did LBJ. Nonsense. After the Bay of Pigs fiasco, Kennedy did not want to again be seen as "soft of communism" and would have done basically the same thing as LBJ. Also, RFK would have done basically the same thing as Nixon despite his pacifist rhetoric. I remember Bobby and never trusted him and I thought he was a chameleon opportunist.

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    1. You have cited Garrison's supposition and added your own.

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    2. Its interesting to hear such criticism of past figures. It makes them more relatable somehow to me. I remember reading about how folks thought Lincoln was looked down upon by the Eastern establishment and needed to be guided. FDR got a lot of heat over the New Deal and trying to pack the Supreme Court. Kennedy was seen as soft on communism but I remember reading how he criticized Ike for the missile gap and didn't ask too may questions when Diem was overthrown. Some softie.

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    3. A few points of historical correction – factual, not interpretive:

      Lincoln was not opposed by the eastern establishment. He was a railroad lawyer, a powerful and an influential one, very close to the railroad barons of the day, and instrumental in the creation of what became some of the most powerful monopolies of the day.

      FDR did get heat over the issues you refer to – true enough.

      It’s true that JFK was concerned that he not be perceived as ‘weak on communism’ – also true enough. The only ‘missile gap’, however, was the fact that the US had an enormous and overwhelming advantage in ICBM’s and IRBM’s. JFK invented this as a campaign issue – he had had full security briefings, and knew the facts and the truth, and knew that the claims he made as to the existence of a ‘missile gap’ were a lie – and a rather spectacular one, at that.

      It was not that JFK didn’t ask too many questions as to Diem – he gave formal approval for Diem’s assassination. He agonized over this, as he identified with Diem as a catholic and as a head of state, but it was his decision to have Diem assassinated.

      As a point related to the ‘missile gap’: We have inherited a great deal of mythology as to the Cuban Missile Crisis. It’s handy to bear on mind that the Russian decision to place IRBM’s in Cuba was a direct response to the US having chosen to place IRBM’s in Turkey and Italy, with short flight times to Moscow and other significant Russian targets. As part of the then-secret agreements to end the crisis (some parts of which are still highly classified) the US removed those IRBM’s. The actual resolution of the crisis, it is also important to remember, came from Khrushchev – from the Russians – not from JFK, romantic myths of JFK and ‘Camelot’ notwithstanding.

      These are objective facts, feel free to check.

      As for matter of interpretation, I leave that to others.

      ~ ‘indigopirate’

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  17. Let me know when/if Gary Null does an extendomercial for the grande conspiracy that has existed against him through the ages of his eternal existence. I'm sure it will include the Freemasons, Illuminati, the Priory of Sion, Operation Gladio, etc.

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  18. Gary Null is on again @ 11 AM with more of his fearmongering and foreshadowing the "Solar Meltdown" due to hit New York. When it goes down, only he, WBAI and few listeners will be left so he can continue selling his products to them.

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    1. Another pitch from Gary Null today had him denouncing certain "New Age" therapists as fraudulent quacks. The two things you can expect from WBAI these days is stupidity and unintended irony.

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  19. Do I even need to post these tweets from @2600 on Twitter?

    1. Off The Hook is preempted tonight for an unprecedented 4th week in a row by @WBAI as our listeners continue to report premiums not received.

    2. This is punishment by @WBAI for our not offering new premiums that undoubtedly wouldn't be delivered either.

    3. Definitely not just us. But we are unique in donating premiums at our cost & not selling them to @WBAI as others do.

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    1. Says a lot, doesn't it?

      Today, in a singularly clueless pitch, Kathy Davis referred to premiums as "incentives". I recall when WBAI's programs were the incentive to donate funds. We didn't have to state that on the air, because it was elementary.

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    2. Yeah, incentives to tune away.

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    3. FYI: GonzoDeMann gave you a plug on his Twitter account.

      https://twitter.com/GonzoDeMann

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    4. Thank you... Thanks to GonzoDeMann!

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    5. 2600- Off The Hook is paying for its being totally dependent on WBAI to advertise its magazine that it has to sit there taking this abuse from Reimers and still kiss his arse.

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    6. That does not make any sese to me. Care to elucidate?

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    7. Totally not true. 2600 magazine is very well known in the hacker underground, as well as other undergrounds. WBAI probably contributes less than anything to 2600 being known than any other venue. If anything, WBAI may well drag them down by getting people who pitched for OTH premiums getting mad for not receiving them. Remember, most people will blame a show first and foremast.

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    8. Like I said. that makes no sense, KGT. OTH is probably far more valuable to WBAI than the station—given the nature and size of its listenership—is to OTH. Typically, Reimers made another very stupid decision.

      Now, about that foremast....

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    9. Should be "foremost." See what happens when typing while eating a burrito?

      Anyway, it seems most people who listen and contribute to OTH only listen to that one show on WBAI. Preempting it has probably not only cost WBAI money but an entire genre of listeners. I just don't think Reimers likes OTH in general, since it isn't about slavery, reparations, etc.

      It's too bad really, since it was a newsworthy week for OTH, with the DDoS and all.

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    10. Well put. Your last line is an interesting one.

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  20. Purchasing some sleeping pills would be a cheaper alternative to getting the premium Amy Goodman is presently hawking: Noam Chomsky's DVD and book "Who Rules the World?".

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  21. I am so disappointed that Basir Mchawi(Morris Finkelstein) is preempted.

    KGT

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  22. Listening to Felipe Luciano and Tony Bates this morning in a serious clash of egos. It is very evident that Tony Bates does not like Felipe due to an apparent age difference and point of views. The typical East Coast /West Coast rivalries so prevalent "in the hood". Of course, Bates is only interested in whether Luciano is bringing in the "moola".

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    1. Felipe's EGO has grown beyond the offensive size it had reached when I met him, a few decades back.

      Now he is hung up on his complexion and cultural background, wanting--with desperate urgency--to belong to the "black" rather than Latino community. It's pathetic to hear him.spend his weekly hour on WBAI trying to convince a handful of listeners and, I think, himself that he is a BLACK "brother", It's all so unnecessary and, frankly, embarrassing. His manner of speaking, from cadence to vocabulary, is acquired... part of an act.

      I am reminded of Moms Mabley, who said, "when I want to pass, I carry a copy of El Diario under my arm". That's how it was and it reflected the skewed color conscience of many white people. Felipe benefitted from such racism, now he has adjusted the imaginary spotlight... it's what opportunists do.

      As for bringing in the moola, that phone wasn't ringing this morning.

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    2. Luciano has become so obnoxious in the few weeks he's been on WBAI that he is truly one of the most repulsive personalities on their airwaves. Someone stick a pin in him already and let all that hot air out!

      SDL

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    3. Felipe is a pioneer in NY Media - Chris and others are not qualified to tie his shoes. Chris needs to spend his time filing criminal charges against Dred Scott Keyes and Mario Murillo.

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  23. Totally in agreement with your assessment. Bates even hit the "kill switch" for a few seconds when Luciano said Bates walks around with a pony tail down to his behind, carrying a guitar. Bates obviously resented the comment.

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  24. wonder how many listeners these morons lost today with their endless racist garbage?

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  25. Tony Bates has just invaded and stepped on Savona Bailey's show (as he consistently does on other shows as well with his annoying pitching) telling her WBAI continues Lew Hill's legacy of being one of Pacifica's "peace stations". This guy is so full of BS.

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    1. Tony Bates is an infomercial host, just like any other on late night TV. He's selling you an overpriced product via glib blather and promises of how it will cure your ills. It's just a sales pitch for the people stupid enough to buy.

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    2. Yes, and he tells the pitifully small group of listeners (the remnants) that they are listening to "the greatest station in the world" — BS is rarely broadcast in such abundance and, again, I am reminded of my favorit C&W song title: "If Your Phone Don't Ring, It's Me".

      Comparing Bates to late-night infomercialistas is actually an insult to that group—not only does Bates lie throughout his pitch, he pretends to do so in the name of all that is good and just. BS smothered in hypocrisy.

      Whatever agencies exist to protect the consumer need to step in, halt that activity, and prosecute.

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  26. A re-broadcasted quote heard at approximately 6:30 AM by Gary Null explicating to an attentive, behind kissing Tony Bates: "...We have people on WBAI who bring you the truth all the time." Am I missing something here?

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    1. He's referring to when they have dead air...

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  27. In one respect, Null reminds me of Trump, and other demagogues like him. First, he tries to scare the crap out of you; and then he tries to convince you that he (and he alone) can save you, as long as you do what he says.

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    1. You missed the part where he berates you so that you feel like a total schlemiel.

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  28. Dr.s Gary Null and Ron Daniels received their doctorates from "Union Institute and University" which Wikipedia had the following entry concerning the institution: "The Union Institute and University's Ph.D. program came under scrutiny by the Ohio Board of Regents, culminating in a Reauthorization Report published in 2002. In response to the Report, The Union underwent major academic and structural changes, including dissolution of The Union Graduate School and restructuring of its Ph.D. programs. The Ph.D. in Arts and Sciences, for example, was redesigned to a Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Studies, with four majors: Ethical and Creative Leadership, Public Policy and Social Change, Humanities and Culture, and Educational Studies." I won't attempt to delve in Josef Ben-Jochannan's curriculum vitae.

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  29. Thank you. Here's an article that specifically addresses the authenticity of Gary Null's Ph.D.

    https://lee-phillips.org/null/phd.html

    Daniels' past and close association with Jesse Jackson raised a red flag for me... he is far more flawed than I first thought.

    Con artists Josef Ben-Jochannan abd John Henrik Clarke are embraced by Daniels, which says a lot.

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  30. I've said it before and will say it again that Null is a cult leader. He exhibits all the basic techniques used by cults to control and profit from their stupid followers.

    Here's a nice primer: http://www.cultwatch.com/howcultswork.html

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    1. The only difference is that he hasn't ordered his followers to Guyana. When he does, run like hell.

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    2. Don't drink the Kool-Aid.

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    3. Null already has a "compound," as he calls it, in Upstate NY. Also, he won't serve Kool-Aid but Green and Red Stuff.

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  31. WINS- All News- All The Time
    WBAI- All Null- All The Time

    KGT

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  32. bai buddy... you send in money to keep the stupidity and slavery coverage going ... lol

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  33. All set to hear Letters and Politics and then I get...Gary Null conspiracy theater.

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    1. It's Null and Bates, almost around the clock. I can't imagine that this is bringing in what it takes to keep WBAI running.

      Heard Bates say that the recording of Brock Peters reading Confessions of Nat Turner is available nowhere else. Fact is that it can be borrowed from a number of NYP libraries, so all they only had to burn a copy.

      These people are crooks.

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    2. It's Null and Bates, almost around the clock. I can't imagine that this is bringing in what it takes to keep WBAI running.

      Heard Bates say that the recording of Brock Peters reading Confessions of Nat Turner is available nowhere else. Fact is that it can be borrowed from a number of NYP libraries, so all they only had to burn a copy.

      These people are crooks.

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  34. One, two, three o'clock, four o'clock Null
    Five, six, seven o'clock, eight o'clock Bates
    Nine, ten, eleven o'clock, twelve o'clock pitch
    We're gonna scam the remnants out of cash tonight...

    Via @2600 on Twitter:

    "We've been told that Off The Hook is on this Wednesday for the first time since September. And naturally it's a fundraiser. Any ideas??

    My reply tweet was, "Tell the listeners who are owed premiums to sue WBAI in small claims court and agree to be witnesses for their cases."

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    1. Love your "One, two, three o'clock...."

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  35. I was moved to look at my old,dusty copy of Claude C. Hopkins' classic book, "Scientific Advertising",diligently looking for a quote which might be applicable to Bethold Reimers and his failing WBAI Fall Fundraiser. I think I've found an appropiate one as follows: "Remember the people you address are selfish, as we all are. They care nothing about your interests or profit. They seek service for themselves."

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    1. A good quote, More coming on Reimers and this fund drive.

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  36. Did bai ever "honor" anyone that is not black?

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