Why do USA radio stations have 'W' or 'K' in the name?

a radio

Mystery Hour Question

Why do so many American radio stations have ‘W’ or ‘K’ in their name?
Chris, Chelmsford

Answer

Name: Brian, Hornchurch
Qualification: Read it in a book somewhere once

Answer: Because of regulations issued by the FCC in the United States in order to differentiate between different stations. Stations with ‘W’s in the name are East of the Mississippi, whereas stations with ‘K’ are West of the Mississippi.

James O'Brien pleaded with the caller "Don't smack me!"

James O'Brien's Perfect Response To Man Who Smacks His Children

James was so moved by Dan's call

A Heartbreaking Take On The Hell Of Universal Credit... From An Emotional Landlord

The LBC presenter said he finally understood Mr Corbyn's popularity

James O'Brien Absolutely Nails The Reason For Jeremy Corbyn's Popularity

A frustrated James O'Brien had a heated discussion with a Brexiteer this morning

Brexiteer To James: "We Need To Start Spending Money On Whatever We Intend To"

Comments

Loading...