Tuesday, February 8th 2011
Randi Rhodes Joins Lineup At Atlanta's NewsTalk 1160
Premiere Radio Networks
ATLANTA, GA, February 8, 2010 - Atlanta's NewsTalk 1160/WCFO-AM announced today that Randi Rhodes will join the station's lineup beginning Monday, February 14. The program will air LIVE from 3 - 5 p.m. ET. The never shy and always sharp-witted Rhodes joins NewsTalk's weekday lineup that includes Don Imus, Laura Ingraham, Lou Dobbs, Erich "Mancow" Muller, Dennis Miller, Jerry Doyle and Phil Hendrie.
"This is breakthrough programming," stated Rhodes. "Atlanta is a fantastic city and I'm delighted to join the lineup at NewsTalk 1160. I can't wait to answer the phone!"
"We were looking to add an afternoon drive host who could immediately 'stir the pot,' so when we learned that Randi Rhodes was available, we jumped at the chance to add her program to our lineup," stated Jeff Davis, JW Broadcasting Vice President/General Manager. "Randi is a franchise player who brings important political balance to a talk radio market in which balance is in very short supply. Randi more than fills that void."
The addition of Rhodes to the NewsTalk 1160 lineup signals a change in Atlanta radio, as the station welcomes Rhodes' vibrant personality and fresh take on all the big issues. NewsTalk 1160 is the latest in a series of radio stations to add Randi Rhodes, which is nationally syndicated by Premiere Radio Networks. The program can be heard in such markets as New York, Los Angeles, Seattle, Denver and Portland. Each weekday, Rhodes enlightens and entertains listeners with her trademark candid, incisive opinions, as well as her biting sense of humor, as she discusses everything from news and current events, to politics and hot topics.
Please visit www.RandiRhodes.com or http://www.newstalk1160.com/ for more information.