Actually, Mr. Stigall is still on the air in Kansas City . . . And he remains a household name among longtime talk radio listeners.
Recent criticism that our reader community sent our way . . .
Deets . . .
"According to the LGBTQ news site, Pink News, Stigall told listeners during his show on Monday morning on 990 AM that “they keep trying to make you feel sorry for Cousin It out there, and that’s not going to work. Nobody’s in the mood to talk about the poor put-upon gender-confused health secretary.”
"Levine, a transgender woman, has endured repeated transphobic attacks during the course of the COVID-19 pandemic. Some have focused on her management of the public health crisis, but many more, such as Stigall’s, have been deeply personal."
Of course, tempers run hot amid COVID debate but aspersions regarding looks is the lowest rung of political commentary.
Still, it's unclear if this controversy will impact the beloved local talker given the rapidly shrinking terrestrial radio market overall.
Developing . . .