Listen: Rob & Akiva Need a Podcast #64: Rob & Akiva Solve Another Murder - burst 03
"Were you sad about the passing of Don Imus. I mean I was never an. I'm this guy I could you explain. Who Don misys for for a lot of this? It was a long time radio. Dj worked on W. NBC in in New York. had a very big following famously feuded with Howard Stern when he came to the BBC in the early eighties. But then Howard stern ended up leaving and going off to K Rock and Don Imus stayed stayed at sixty on the am dial and was then the the morning person for Wfan and and while he wasn't a sports show then he was sort of the the biggest name at Wfan for the entire early the days of w. f. a. n. and then was like a staple of that network had his show broadcast on MSNBC Z.. As a simulcast in the very early days of MSNBC then famously had a huge scandal all wear that he made some derogatory comments about African American female basketball players which ultimately got him cancelled and kicked off iron. I think is that and then he went and then he was like was like on. WABC see radio that his mom listen to and then you know I think I think he retired before he passed away. Eh He was. I think he was seventy nine but he looked like a hundred nine. Yeah when we were kids. He looked like he was seventy nine. Yeah Yeah Yeah I missed so but it was just just annoying because when I go in the car with my dad in the morning he would always he'd always have WFAN on the sports channel for some reason they thought it was a good idea to have like a guy who doesn't know anything about sports for four hours a day. Yeah listen to that on the way to school. I'd have a lot of like like minor. Delic Joe Biden types right Joe Biden when he was just the senator would always come"