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Reader: Broadcast radio is so twentieth century

KVOQ

, Colorado Public Radio's new music-driven station, soon to be much more well known by the

OpenAir 1340 AM

handle,

made its broadcast debut yesterday

. To our ears, it sounded like a slightly more accessible version of

Radio 1190

, which makes sense considering that OpenAir is being programmed by

Mike Flanagan

, who spent half a dozen years overseeing the former signal's operations, and staffed by a crew of mostly former 1190 DJs. While

tons of folks praised the station on its Facebook page

, not everybody, it seems, is thrilled by its arrival, including

Beavis, who posted our Comment of the Day

:



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