So it appears 105.7 the Point’s morning show duo weren’t on the air Monday morning. We know that because we got a lot of traffic from people Googling for “Woody and Rizzuto suspended” and messages from all over that went just like this one we got on Facebook: Any idea what Woody and Rizz said on the Point last week that got their show pulled this morning? Well our readers are apparently Point fans and if they want to know what’s going down over at Emmis Radio, we’re happy to oblige! [Read More]
Woody and Rizzuto Not Suspended, Just Put in Time Out
Ah semantics. A boss tells an employee or two to not come in to work the next day. What would you call that? Some would say “suspension” others say…well…”not a suspension” The later is what 105.7 The Point’s Woody told STLMedia’s Mike Andersonhappened on Friday, not a suspension like what we reported. Now I know this is gonna really bum you out……but we’re not suspended. We’re back on the air Monday. [Read More]
Woody and Rizzuto Suspended?
Apparently 1**05.7 The Point’**s new-ish morning show “Woody and Rizzuto” have been suspended for the rest of the week because they made jokes about the frontman of the band 360Smile’s suicide. Well not really, they were really suspended because of the movement to boycott the show. Here’s some info from their Facebook Grouppage: After the death of 360Smile front man Josh Herr, his friends family and fans flooded the phone lines with requests for 360Smile songs…. [Read More]
Emmis No Longer Paying for Employee Parking
Updated! See below original post… We hear Emmis, the radio company that operates 105.7 the Point, 97.1, KSHE, and KHITS, has stopped paying for their employee’s parking passes at their Union Station office. What does this mean? Yup. Emmis’ poor underpaid jocks now have to pay to park at work. Lame and sad. Well, at least they have all those fabulous shops in Union Station to hang out at…oh wait. [Read More]