Dr. Wallach & Dead Doctors Don't Lie Live Show: 888-379-2552

KSCO Live Show: 831-479-1080      KSCO Office: 831-475-1080

Important! For Dead Doctors Don't Lie Use: 888-379-2552

Kay's Commentary 2008-10-25

Download File > Saturday 10/25/2008, 11:00 a.m. & 4:00 p.m., KSCO 1080 AM>> An Open Letter to Metro Santa Cruz. Here is Kay Zwerling: >> They say words have meanings. I believe it. They say also a picture is > worth 1000 words, and I believe that, too.>> Imagine then the millions of words that came to mind when I first > gazed upon the cover illustration of the 10-22-2008 of Metro Santa > Cruz, the weekly. This cover featured an illustration of Barack Obama > sporting a toothy winning grin and a colorful Superman-like costume. > The Obama caricature stood astride a black-and-white line drawing of > Santa Cruz in the foreground, America in the background, and everyone > locally and nationally crying out ?Help ? Fair enough. Our candidate > is here to help, with hope for a change as the campaign touts.>> Now, what captured the attention of all those who called our attention > to this picture is that Superman Obama is standing hands on hips with > one colorful boot squashing the Santa Cruz Sentinel, and the other > colorful boot squashing your local radio station KSCO. But wait, there > firmly affixed to the squashed KSCO is a Nazi swastica, and therein > lies the reason a million words flooded my mind at the sight of that > cover graphic. You see, as a Jewess who lost family members to Nazi > concentration camps, I am all too aware of the significance of > jack-booted caricatures bearing swasticas. To cope, I closed my mind > off to the millions of words that want to cry out and turn instead to > our friends at Metro Santa Cruz to ask ?Why? Why did you affix a > swastica to the squashed KSCO on the cover of your newspaper?? Is > Metro Santa Cruz telling us that a victorious Obama is going to squash > all political dissent like the Nazis squashed the Jews? If this is > what Metro Santa Cruz is telling us, we ask what happened to the > liberal ideals of inclusiveness, non-judgmentalism, diversity? Words > do have meaning, and pictures are worth 1000 words, and I am Kay > Zwerling.

Leave your comments

Post comment as a guest

0 / 3000 Character restriction
Your text should be in between 10-3000 characters
  • No comments found

Latest Podcasts

  • Saturday Special/KSCO 8 Saturday Special 20141220 +

    Read More
  • Dead Doctors Dont Lie 19 Dec 2014 +

    Read More
  • Dead Doctors Dont Lie 18 Dec 2014 +

    Read More
  • Dead Doctors Dont Lie 17 Dec 2014 +

    Read More
  • Dead Doctors Dont Lie 16 Dec 2014 +

    Read More
  • 1

Breaking News

  • WTSNVLL MAN FTLLY SHOT-12/19/14-1630 +

    A WATSONVILLE MAN WAS FATALLY SHOT FRIDAY MORNING. THE INCIDENT TOOK PLACE SHORTLY AFTER 11:15 A-M ON FREEDOM BOULEVARD AND Read More
  • Sweepstakes and Telemarketing Scams in Santa Cruz County- 12/19/14 9:30 S.G. +

    Santa Cruz County officials are warning residents of two scams, involving fake checks and telemarketers. One woman reported receiving a Read More
  • New Safety Measures at Presidio of Monterey- 12/19/14 8:00 S.G. +

    Heightened security will be in place at the Presidio of Monterey beginning today. Both visitors and employees will be subject Read More
  • Fuel Spill Polluting Santa Rita Creek in Salinas- 12/19/14 7:30 S.G. +

    Public works and environmental health crews are cleaning a fuel spill polluting Santa Rita Creek in Salinas. Officials say the Read More
  • Salinas Police Arrest Four, Cite Dozens During Checkpoint- 12/19/14 7:00 S.G. +

    Salinas police conducted a DUI and Driver’s License checkpoint last night. Fifteen officers were present at the checkpoint set up Read More
  • 1