WXRR Deals With Explicit Webcast Content Backlash
April 21, 2009 at 9:59 AM (PT)
BLAKENEY Classic Rock WXRR (ROCK 104)/HATTIESBURG, MS has found itself in the midst of controversy surrounding an Internet broadcast of a UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI spring football game with some sexually-explicit and racially-charged content. The discussion of various sexual acts with cheerleaders and racial slurs regarding the opposing team were on a webcast, making it a non-FCC issue.
BLAKENEY has issued and apology and cited that the people responsible were part-timers and students. For more on this, check out local news coverage here.