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Loser of the Week 10/10/14: Obama Handling Ebola

The Tribe just loves voting in the President. This time, it was for the way he handled communicating to us about Ebola. He assured us it would never come over here, and days after it did come here, he finally reacted. 

Remember to vote next Friday at 8:16am & 8:30am at 877-R-NICKEL or post to our facebook page here

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Loser of the Week 10/10/14: Ebola Joke On Plane Guy

Hahahaha.....it wasn't funny till he got kicked off the plane by men in serious Hazmat suits. This guy made a joke on a plane that he had Ebola and that everyone is screwed. He ended up getting screwed when they escorted him off plane. Check out video here

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Loser of the Week 9/29/14: Mom Put Baby In Trunk

Of course this story comes out of Florida. A 19 year old mom was getting pulled over and when they finally stopped her (she kept driving because she didn't have a drivers license) one of the officers hears a baby crying. Oh, the mom put the baby in the trunk, secured not by a car seat, but among bush shears and other dangerous items. 

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Loser of the Week: People In Line For The New IPhone6

It was determined that all the thousands of people everywhere wasting time in a long lines for days are this week's losers. Just order it online.

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Loser of the Week 8/8: AJ

Everybody was jumpin on the AJ mon since 5:30am this morning--and it continued through Loser of the Week. No real specific reason---mainly because the Tribe felt like it was his turn. 

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8/1 Loser Of The Week: The Red Sox

The Tribe was outraged this morning about the big trade...right in the middle of last night's game. 

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July 25th Loser of the Week: Doughnut Mom

A mom and her 4 year old son were banned from a doughnut shop when the child asked a woman if she was pregnant (and she wasn't). Seems unfair, but until we learned a little bit more about her. 

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6/27 Loser of the Week: Bad Dad Leaves Baby In Car

JUSTIN ROSS HARRIS- ATLANTA DAD WHO LEFT HIS 22 MONTH OLD SON IN A CAR IN THE HOT SUN FOR AT LEAST 8 HOURS, AND THE SON PERISHED. NOW THERE IS POSSIBLE EVIDENCE THAT IT MIGHT NOT HAVE BEEN ACCIDENTAL.

 

 

 

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6/20/14 Loser of the Week: Chris Murphy

SENATOR CHRIS MURPHY- FOR WANTING TO RAISE CONNECTICUT’S GASOLINE TAX TO FINANCE ROAD MAINTENANCE, ETC. WHEN WE ARE ALL CLEARLY TAPPED. TRY CUTTING SPENDING SOMETIME INSTEAD SENATOR!

 

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Loser of the Week 6/13/14

AJ popped a blood vessel in his eye when he was testing how long he could yell GOOOAAAALLLLLLLL for (26 seconds by the way). Well, the listeners thought he was handling his red eye like a little baby--so he was voted Loser of the Week. 

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Loser of the Week 6/6/14: Obama

It wasn't a good week for President Obama. Many people were up in arms over the deal he made with the Taliban to get Bergdahl back after he walked off his post. But mainly more listeners were angered over the footage of Obama working out. Dude, stick to running. 

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5/30: Pam!

The entire state of CT voted this morning for our Pam...for her very public meltdown about peoples' criticism over her traffic reports. There were a ton of accidents on the roads, but the real wreck was in her studio

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May 23rd: Quinnipiac Graduation Bomb Girl

She was arrested wearing her fake cap and gown, Danielle Shea of Quincy, Massachusetts freaked out when her parents didn't see her name on the list of graduating students at the Quinnipiac University Graduation on Sunday so she called in 2 bomb threats to cancel the ceremony. Turns out she was stealin mamma's money that was meant for class. She should have stayed in school, maybe she would have learned not to call in bomb threats on her own cell phone. 

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May 16th: Chocolate Milk Killer

FIRST LADY MICHELLE OBAMA- BECAUSE OF HER WAR ON CHILDHOOD OBESITY, KIDS IN CONNECTICUT MAY LOSE CHOCOLATE MILK. 

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May 9th: Sandy Hook Playground Sign Stealer

FRIDAY, MAY 9TH: - THE PERSON RESPONSIBLE FOR ALLEGEDY STEALING THE SIGN AT A SANDY HOOK MEMORIAL PLAYGROUND, THEN ALLEGEDLY TAUNTING FAMILIES BY SAYING THAT THE SANDY HOOK SHOOTINGS WERE A HOAX. 

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April 18th Loser: Producer Phil

For the first time ever in the history of his job, Phil asked a guest to take gum out of their mouth before going on air. Too bad it was Dakota Meyer, the Medal of Honor recipient. Then, proceeds to bring him a trash can like he was an insubordinate student and Phil was the strict teacher. 

Pick your battles Mr. Big Bad Producer Boy

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April 11th: Former Governor John Rowland

FORMER CONNECTICUT GOVERNOR JOHN ROWLAND. FOR GETTING INDICTED. AGAIN. ( ONE MORE…AND “THREE TIME’S THE CHARM”) WAY TO GO…JOHNNY!

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Loser of the Week 4/4

Shaun the Intern!!!

Chaz noticed during the Loser of the Week Voting segment that Shaun the intern arrived back into Phil's studio with food. As our intern, he should be thinking of our empty stomach's before his own. As soon as Chaz called him out for not offering to get us food, the phones went crazy and elected our intern (for now) Loser of the Week by a landslide. 

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March 14th Loser of the Week: PAM

PAM: FOR NEARLY BURNING DOWN, THEN FLOODING THE HOUSE OF THE GUY HER MAN OF INTEREST, OVER-FED HIS DOG ‘TILL IT POOPED ALL OVER HIS HOUSE, CAUSING TIRE MARKS IN THE POOR GUY'S LAWN. THEN CRAZY PAM CAPPED IT ALL OFF BY MAKING FUN OF A DEAD 33 YEAR OLD WHALE’S NAME FROM MYSTIC AQUARIUM. NA-COO! 

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February 21st: Loser of the Week

THE U.S. OLYMPIC WOMEN’S HOCKEY TEAM- FOR MISSING ON AN OPEN NET, AND NOT HAVING ANOTHER PLAYER THERE TO GET FORCE THE PUCK  INTO THE GOAL. LOSING TO THE CANADIAN WOMEN’S OLYMPIC HOCKEY TEAM IN OVERTIME, THUS GETTING THE SILVER INSTEAD OF THE GOLD MEDAL.

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Loser of the Week: Malloy

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 7TH-

CONNECTICUT GOVERNOR DANNEL P. MALLOY- FOR SAYING THERE IS A SURPLUS, FOR TAXES, AND BECAUSE FOLKS ARE JUST PLAIN IN A BAD FREAKING MOOD.

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January 24th Loser of the Week

( LOCAL LEVEL): JAHEEM SNYPE- ALLEGEDLY RAN DOWN NEW BRITAIN POLICE OFFICER BRETT MORGAN WHILE BEING INVESTIGATED FOR A STOLEN VEHICLE CALL. OFFICER MORGAN UNDERWENT 9 HOURS OF SURGERY.

( NATIONAL LEVEL): SINGER JUSTIN BEIBER- FOR HIS ALLEGED DRUNK DRIVING , STREET RACING AND DRIVING WITH A SUSPENDED LICENCE ARREST. HE WAS RELEASED ON $2,500 BOND

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Loser of the Week: January 27th, 2014

ROBBie BRUCE- ALLEGED “26-4-26” SCAMMER- RAISED ABOUT $100k FOR NEWTOWN FAMILIES , AND ONLY AROUND $30K WAS HANDED OVER. $70k IS M.I.A., AND SO IS HE. NOW BEING PURSED BY THE NASHVILLE AUTHORITIES . HE’S GOT SOME ‘SPLAININ’ TO DO”…

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Loser of the Week 1/10/14

Timothy Olschafskie from Windsor Locks- He’s facing animal cruelty charges after police say he allegedly killed seven cats. Police say the cats belonged to his girlfriend's family who rescued them.

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Nov 22 Loser of the Week

BROOKFIELD BOARD OF ED – ELECT GREG BECK. FOR POSTING INSENSITIVE COMMENTS ON HIS FACEBOOK PAGE REGARDING THE 26 DAYS OF KINDNESS, APOLOGIZING FOR THEM, BUT THEN NOT STEPPING DOWN IN LIGHT OF THOSE COMMENTS.

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