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by rogerwimmer
Fri Apr 06, 2018 11:04 am
Forum: Research Doctor
Topic: Music in Morning Shows
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Views: 6124

Music in Morning Shows

Doc: What's up, Doc? Hi, Doctor. Thanks for answering my last request. Once again, a time for other questions. 1. In your research studies have you ever found if there are people who only listen to a station because of its Morning Show? If so, is it too many people? 2. In case this was true, have a...
by rogerwimmer
Fri Apr 06, 2018 11:02 am
Forum: Research Doctor
Topic: Talking Before Stopset
Replies: 0
Views: 2143

Talking Before Stopset

Doc: What's up, Doc? My question is straight to the point: among all the research you have done, have you ever asked if, in a musical station, it is convenient for an announcer to speak before going out to a commercial break or if it is preferable that he does not speak and, rather, go directly int...
by rogerwimmer
Mon Jan 01, 2018 8:22 am
Forum: Research Doctor
Topic: Righteous Brothers Lyrics Again
Replies: 0
Views: 2219

Righteous Brothers Lyrics Again

Doc: A while ago, you posted an answer to the misunderstood lyrics in “My Babe” by the Righteous Brothers. Do you still have the answer you posted? Thanks. - Frank Frank : Yes, I have the answer and it’s in the “Research Doctor Archive.” Just click here: Righteous . Let me know if you have any othe...
by rogerwimmer
Fri Dec 01, 2017 4:36 pm
Forum: Research Doctor
Topic: President Trump Questions Again
Replies: 0
Views: 2284

President Trump Questions Again

Doc: I’m curious. How many questions about President Trump have you received in the past few months? I haven’t seen anything on your column. - Dean Dean : I just looked at my files and my guess is that I have received over 500 questions about the President. If a person includes an email address, I ...
by rogerwimmer
Thu Oct 05, 2017 8:29 am
Forum: Research Doctor
Topic: Text and Email Number Codes
Replies: 0
Views: 2859

Text and Email Number Codes

Doc: A few years ago you answered a question about using the numbers 459 at the end of texts and emails and my wife and I have used the code since then. You explained that 459 was a shorthand or code for “I Love You,” where the numbers represent a phone’s dial pad, where 4=I, 5=L, and 9=Y. During t...
by rogerwimmer
Sun Sep 24, 2017 4:58 pm
Forum: Research Doctor
Topic: President Trump and the NFL
Replies: 0
Views: 2453

President Trump and the NFL

Doc: On our radio station, we’re getting all sorts of positive and negative comments about President Trump’s involvement in the National Football League (NFL), specifically what the players should or not do when the National Anthem is played (kneel, etc.). It’s really getting crazy. Any suggestions...
by rogerwimmer
Fri Sep 22, 2017 7:35 am
Forum: Research Doctor
Topic: Women in Radio
Replies: 0
Views: 2254

Women in Radio

Hi, Doc: In all the research that you have done, have you found any preferences regarding if men prefer male or female jocks? The same for women? Does it change by ages? Thanks in advance! - Maria Maria : As you might expect, there are many types of radio listeners and I can tell you that there som...
by rogerwimmer
Fri Sep 22, 2017 7:16 am
Forum: Research Doctor
Topic: Grandfather’s Pills
Replies: 0
Views: 2109

Grandfather’s Pills

Doc: I know this is probably a unique question for your column, but thought that you might be able help. My grandfather has recently developed health problems and he has to take several pills each day. We bought him a daily plastic pill holder that works great, but he sometimes has trouble making s...
by rogerwimmer
Sun Sep 17, 2017 3:59 pm
Forum: Research Doctor
Topic: President Trump Questions
Replies: 0
Views: 2175

President Trump Questions

Doc: Are you still getting may questions about President Trump, particularly in reference to whether radio stations should spend a lot time on what he talks about? - Anonymous Anon : Yes, I still get many questions about the President, but I don’t spend much time with them. In the past few months, ...
by rogerwimmer
Wed May 24, 2017 5:45 am
Forum: Research Doctor
Topic: Degrees of Freedom
Replies: 0
Views: 3613

Degrees of Freedom

Doc: I need something for one of my classes and need a quick answer please. My question is: What is your new definition for statistical term “degrees of freedom?” Thanks. - Anonymous Anon : Quick answer? OK. I typed this quickly: An intentional and predetermined reduction in sample size to provide ...