March 18, 1989
I am horrified at the "Eco-Systems" art exhibition (" 'Eco-Systems' Exhibit Lets Life Imitate Art," by Zan Dubin, March 5). How dare Betty Klausner justify using live animals for art! In this day and age of growing concern and awareness of the plight of all animals include bees and guppies, to allow this to take place is inexcusable. SHELLEY BUTLER West Los Angeles
October 2, 1990 |
Theory No. 1: Southern Californians have been subjected to every sort of advertisement imaginable. Theory No. 2: Wanna bet? Just when you thought you'd seen it all, along comes a real doozie. This one's courtesy of KQLZ "Pirate Radio," the station that prides itself on being outrageous. At prime Southland locations, billboards blare this message: Screw the Rules.
May 30, 1992 |
Carey Curelop will resign as program director of KQLZ-FM "Pirate Radio" next week, having been unable to boost the rock station's ratings. "I was frustrated with my inability to move the station ratings-wise in the area I thought it should be, and it's no fun to work frustrated, so I asked for release from my contract," Curelop said in a telephone interview. "Sometimes you throw your hands up and say, 'I give!' " He said that KQLZ (100.
February 14, 1991 |
Pirate Radio, which swashbuckled onto the Southern California scene nearly two years ago amid much hoopla, high expectations and a $54-million price tag, sinks today. KQLZ-FM(100.3) was scheduled to switch formats at 6 this morning. The reason for the change was attributed to steadily plunging ratings. "We had a great debut and a lot of people were interested, and then a lot of people tuned out," said Norm Pattiz, chairman and chief executive officer of Westwood One Inc.