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Oregonian
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join:2000-12-21
West Linn, OR
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reply to telcodad

Re: Nationwide EAS Test 11/9 2:00 PM EST

said by telcodad:

Some DirecTV subscribers said their TV sets played the Lady Gaga song “Paparazzi” when the test was underway.

This made me laugh.


Mike Wolf

join:2009-05-24
Beachwood, NJ
kudos:4
This isn't the first time directv has played music during an EAS lol

»youtu.be/zhrWUG8MO7Y

CSD8086

join:2004-03-12
US
said by Mike Wolf:

This isn't the first time directv has played music during an EAS lol

»youtu.be/zhrWUG8MO7Y

Ya know, the least they could do is limit the songs to those that were contained on the Clear Channel banned songs list:

»en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2001_Clear···morandum

It would at least set the mood...


Joe12345678

join:2003-07-22
Des Plaines, IL
reply to Mike Wolf
Directv plays music on the holding / info slides / channels.


telcodad
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join:2011-09-16
Lincroft, NJ
kudos:15
An article on the Broadcasting & Cable site about today's test:

EAS Test Reveals Deficits - Emergency alert worked in most areas of the country, not in others
»www.broadcastingcable.com/articl···cits.php