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Readers React to Michael Floorwax Announcing He Won't Return to 103.5 The Fox

Michael Floorwax's announcement yesterday that he will not be returning to 103.5 The Fox, where he'd served as a morning-drive host for 24 years, due to health problems, prompted a big response from readers. Naysayers were outweighed by warm wishes from fans. Here's a sampling.

See also: Michael Floorwax Announces He Won't Return to 103.5 The Fox Due to Health Reasons

kintenders writes:

Man this one hurts. I learned a lot from these guys, even spent some time on the show. Positive vibes your way WAX-E-LOU.
Ev Ev Ev writes:
Feel better Floorwax! Good luck with your recovery! Stay positive!
Peggy Stevenson Puetz writes:
Very sad, hopefully he can regain his health soon. :(
medkota writes:
First the KIMN chicken doll, then Dean and Rog, Hal and Charlie, Paxton Mills, and now Floorwax. The beat goes on.
yourockwell writes:


So long, Wax. Radio won't be the same without ya.

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