> > > I still can not believe what Sirius is doing , dropping
> > > REMIX 62 is one of the stupidest moves yet, why do have
> > > take a channel that is so popular , why canít they take
> > away
> > > one of the 16 ROCK channels,
> > Probably because the rock channels are doing better than
> > Remix and Swing Street... Let's be realistic for a
> > Sirius almost certainly knew they'd lose some subscribers
> > over this move, and I doubt this decision was made
> > haphazardly. Sirius is a business and is trying to get as
> > many subscribers as possible. It probably did some
> > to find out what channels to air and what channels to
> > and Remix and Swing Street probably had fewer listeners
> > any of the rock channels. So, they were dropped, and
> > is trying to create other channels that its research shows
> > will attract more listeners. Sirius may be making a
> > mistake, and it will find out in time. However, it was
> > probably, if nothing else, a well researched mistake.
> > are plenty of those in the history of modern day business.
> > New Coke comes to mind very quickly.
> > > and for
> > > anyone who says if ya donít like it cancel it, well wish
> > > could, I just renewed it in July, so I have a whole year
> > on
> > > my 3 units.
> > Why can't you? The way I understand it is that these
> > subscriptions are not contracts. However, I'd recommend
> > check your customer agreement, especially the fine print,
> > make sure.
> Let's not compare Remix and the rock channels, because of
> course we know the rock channels have more listeners then
> the dance channels (though I bet not as much as you'd
> think). I don't have so much of a problem with one of the
> dance channels being axed, it was the fact that they got rid
> of the most popular one. Don't tell me they did research.
> They didn't. The guy who is in charge of the dance channels,
> Liquid Todd, personally programs Boombox and Chill. They are
> his creations. I'm sure corporate told him to pick a dance
> channel to go, and you can bet he wasn't going to pick one
> of his babies...so he choose Remix. Remix was easily the
> most popular dance channel. So instead of getting rid of
> Boombox or Chill, two niche stations that sparked very
> little interest (especially Boombox) he chose to get rid of
> Remix....and now there is only two actual dance stations in
> the dance category.
And the way you know this is......how, exactly?
My response to your incredible (i.e., preposterous) statement(s) goes way beyond "I wish I had some of whatever it is you're smoking" -- more like, "Where the hell did you get that LSD"?? You really ought to be careful, whatever it is, it's obviously affecting your cognitive processes.........