WXKB's Big Mama Suspended Over Cat In The Box Stunt
April 1, 2010 at 2:13 PM (PT)
APRIL FOOLS -- but you don't mess with animals without expecting to get clawed. TODAY (4/1) BEASLEY Top 40 WXKB (B103.9)/FT. MYERS morning man BIG MAMA sent a kitty into the air with JUSTIN BIEBER tickets attached -- in the hopes that the balloon would come to earth safely, and that some B103.9 would take care of the cat in return for the concert tickets.
Check the video here.
Reaction? Concerned listeners, BIG MAMA is suspended, and GM BRAD BEASLEY is running an apology/announcement.
But not to worry about the cat, we all knew it was an APRIL FOOLS stunt, and BIG MAMA copped to it, when interviewed by CHANNEL 2 NEWS.