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Jack Posobiec Says Jon Stewart Clearly Wanted to ‘Do The Right Thing’

“It’s interesting when you meet someone who is quote unquote on the other side, but someone you’ve seen through media and see how they are in real life.,” Posobiec said of Stewart.

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A day after an explosive conservation on Capital Hill, Jack Posobiec had reflective thoughts on the outburst from Jon Stewart during an appearance on The Charlie Kirk Show Tuesday.

“It’s interesting when you meet someone who is quote unquote on the other side, but someone you’ve seen through media and see how they are in real life,” Posobiec said of Stewart.

“Look, when the cameras were off, he didn’t change his tune. He maybe changed his tone, but he said ‘look, I want to get this done. That’s where I’m coming from. I’m not here to score political points’. And I said ‘you know what, Jon? I don’t doubt your intentions, but you’re at 98%. You need that 2%, how do we get there? You understand media, obviously, very well. But this is politics. This is the realm of the political and it is what it is. This is the system we have.’

Stewart and Posobiec clashed Monday as Stewart has been a leading voice trying to pass the PACT Act, which would provide healthcare to veterans that served near toxic burn pits. Posobiec tried to impress upon Stewart that the two were on the same side of the issue. After cooler heads prevailed Monday, Posobiec told Kirk he was impressed with the former Daily Show host.

“He didn’t give me any indication of just being there for the likes, and retweets, and shares, and clout, or any of that stuff. He legitimately seemed like he wanted to be there.

“He didn’t have to come talk to me. He could have done his media thing. He could have done his blowups, said ‘I put that guy in his place’, blah, blah, because you know, of course, what they do is — we’re the front page of TMZ right now — but they could have just cut out everything I said. But he didn’t. He actually stayed and talked to me. To me, it says he meant it. He actually wanted to do the right thing for veterans.”

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Rich Zeoli: CNN & MSNBC Want Trump to Run in 2024 ‘More Than Anybody’

Zeoli later added the cable outlets wanted Trump to campaign again even more so than the CPAC Dallas attendees.

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An unofficial straw poll was taken at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Dallas Saturday, and attendees overwhelmingly suggested they’d prefer former President Donald Trump be the Republican nominee for the 2024 Presidential ticket, garnering 69% of the vote. Rich Zeoli of 1210 WPHT in Philadelphia surmised those in attendance weren’t the only ones who would strongly prefer Trump run again.

“No doubt CNN and MSNBC took sharp turns left during the Trump presidency, but they’re very excited that Donald Trump won the CPAC straw poll vote,” Zeoli said. “So perhaps he will be running (for President in 2024), and perhaps CNN and MSNBC will get to trash him again.”

Zeoli later added the cable outlets wanted Trump to campaign again even more so than the CPAC Dallas attendees.

“You know they want him to run more than anybody wants him to run. It’s them. For the ratings. That’s what they’re looking for.”

Trump is currently both mulling a 2024 presidential bid, while also considering suing CNN for defamation after the network has characterized him as a “liar” for pushing 2020 election conspiracies.

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Carlos Medina Joining XTRA 106.3’s The Morning XTRA

Medina, who earned the nickname “Front Office Los” for his expansion knowledge of sports and statistics, has joined the show immediately.

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Carlos Medina, also known as “Front Office ‘Los”, is joining Tug Cowart and Scott “Rhino” Rheinhold on XTRA 106.3’s The Morning XTRA in Atlanta.

“Carlos’ sports and numbers background make him a great addition to our contemporary and dynamic and entertaining morning show, The Morning XTRA, and will provide insight and entertainment not found on any other Atlanta radio station,” Dickey Broadcasting Company General Manager David Dickey said.

Medina, who earned the nickname “Front Office Los” for his expansion knowledge of sports and statistics, has joined the show immediately. He has also worked as a contributor to Dickey Broadcasting’s 680 The Fan since 2004.

The Morning XTRA airs from 6:00 AM-9:00 AM weekday mornings.

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Jimmy Farrell Named Cox Media Jacksonville VP/Market Manager 

One of the stations that Farrell will be managing includes News 104.5 WOKV.

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Cox Media Group has a new Vice President and Market Manager for its Jacksonville, FL stations. Radio Insight relayed the company’s announcement on Friday that Jimmy Farrell would be promoted from the Director of Sales to overseeing all stations in the market.

One of the stations that Farrell will be managing includes News 104.5 WOKV. After joining the Cox Media Group 19 years ago as an Account Executive in Orlando, Farrell is “honored” to be taking over the role.

“CMG has given me the opportunity to work with the best and brightest in the business, and I’m truly honored to be appointed the next Vice President and General Manager of radio in Jacksonville,” said Farrell. “I look forward to these new challenges and the significant opportunities to come.”

Farrell’s career continued to progress after arriving in Orlando, going from Local Sales Manager at WWKA’ K92 FM’ to General Sales Manager, and most recently as Director of Sales.

“This is an exciting time for CMG Radio, and I continue to be energized by our people,” said Rob Babin, EVP, CMG Radio. “Jimmy is an exceptional leader with a passion for the radio business, CMG, and the teams he leads.

“He has a strong track record of leading sales teams and driving revenue at CMG Orlando and Jacksonville. I look forward to his impact in this new role.”

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