> Talent hates to make adjustments from what they are used to.
> And they can't bitch up to the producer, so they rattle
> engineering's chains. What a crock.
> I don't miss it.
As an engineer who was also on the air I can tell you much of my air sound came from working the processing with my voice, or using the compression to do better transitions and mixes.
A/D/A delay has made that impossible. But, as you pointed out most of the jocks aren't live anymore anyhow. Part of the general deterioration of broadcast radio.
Never hold a cat and a dustbuster at the same time.