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Sunday, May 06, 2012

I got silence on my radio

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Some people put basketball hoops on their garages. Others put John Wayne. We've been here before.

* I've recently noticed Xfininity, formerly Comcast, is running TV commercials for itself in Spanish. I'm not complaining. But, I am curious what kind of studies they did of the Springfield market area that made them think this was a good idea.

* Let the airwaves flow.

Posted by Marie at May 6, 2012 9:40 PM

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Huh. Hoops I've seen. Horseshoes, logos, family crests too. John Wayne is a new one.

Some of our outstate small cities up here have surprisingly sizable Spanish-speaking populations now. They are mostly associated with meat or other agricultural processing plants, but there are other industries too.

Posted by: Dave E. Author Profile Page at May 7, 2012 11:26 PM

That is probably it, Dave. Or, they don't distinguish between Springfield and Chicago. Maybe.

Posted by: Marie Author Profile Page at May 8, 2012 11:39 PM

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