At least when we're able to hear one. It's become a lost art, not just on radio but TV too. Carson was the master, the king provocateur of words whose comedic genius resonated on national TV four nights a week.
On radio, the late Paul Harvey was a craft wordsmith able to translate the spoken word like a genius musician.
I've often written that Michael Savage; no matter what you think of his politics, (which really isn't the main part of his show), has a supreme monologue, devoid of any sound drops and spoken often in brilliant, occasionally deeply compelling radio tones. It's an acquired taste, granted, but just listen and learn.
One element of my new radio show, (which airs every Saturday and Sunday night from 8-11 PM), is a monologue. I'm never at a loss for words, which is both my best attribute and worst characteristic. That sounds like a contradiction but it really isn't. Give a listen.
NOTE: Several of you were not able to hear portions or virtually all of the debut show on Saturday. My apologies. As with new electronic projects come expected and unexpected glitches. The owner and engineers are aware of the situation and assured me they're going to fix it. And just as soon as I get a reliable link, I'll post it. Again, apologies to all.
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