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      10-08-2008, 04:55 PM   #1
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Thumbs down Power106 listeners: upset about the Universal City Nissan Ad being displayed?

You may have noticed if you are listening to Power106, besides the artist, track title, and station id, they are displaying advertisements for Universal City Nissan while songs are playing.

It upsets me a great deal to look down and see my head unit being used as a billboard for advertising, rather than the information it should displaying EXCLUSIVELY (artist, track, station).

I called Power106 and of course, this is the first complaint of the sort they've had, as it is fairly new. Anyone else annoyed by this?
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      10-08-2008, 04:59 PM   #2
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i dont listen to that station and i prolly wouldnt care...but i could see how some people would get butt hurt
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      10-08-2008, 05:39 PM   #3
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wow that's annoying. i haven't realized that as most of the time i listen to my ipod or CD.. that's so annoying!!!
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I just noticed this last week as well.
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      10-08-2008, 05:58 PM   #5
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i noticed this last week as well, but i didn't get overly upset about it.. if you want the track name or artist, check out power106.com for their playlist..
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      10-08-2008, 06:02 PM   #6
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      10-08-2008, 06:50 PM   #7
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haha i did notice. eh wasnt really annoyed.. haha
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I thought the exact same thing today.

it pisses me off a lot
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      10-08-2008, 07:27 PM   #9
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Dude..it's a sign for you to visit them and get a GTR. Tell them Big Boi sent ya!!!
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Dude..it's a sign for you to visit them and get a GTR. Tell them Big Boi sent ya!!!
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yeah
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that's why I turn it to a different screen
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this is on parents lexus
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Call them and complain. I filed a complaint with the FCC today
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Call them and complain. I filed a complaint with the FCC today
call them in the morning and talk to big boy himself live on the radio
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i dont listen to that station and i prolly wouldnt care...but i could see how some people would get butt hurt
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It is a bit annoying.
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      10-09-2008, 09:54 AM   #16
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I dont listen to the power 106 for quite sometime I'm loving satellite radio right now ....But i know its has to be annoying......
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i wonder if you can sue them for that.
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      10-09-2008, 11:40 AM   #18
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not annoyed enough to call & complain..that's something my grandma would do, not worth it! the economy is shit, i'm sure radio stations are struggling regardless of how big power is..they need to pay the bill's somehow
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lol i dont really care actually
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Lol i only listen to radio in the morning and thats cuz i like the talking... not on power though. But ya now that you put it as them using your head unit for advertising it is annoying.
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      10-16-2008, 07:28 PM   #22
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I turned off RDS so it doesn't show the ads.
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