talk radio

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talk radio

n.
Broadcast radio programming consisting of talk shows, often including telephone conversations with members of the audience.

talk′ ra′dio


n.
a radio format featuring talk shows and call-ins.
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I told the call screener that I had a question for Mr.
For about another pounds 1.25, there are all sorts of extra services, such as incoming call waiting, call barring, call screener, last call announcement and call suppressor.
When receiving a child abuse or neglect referral, call screeners (who receive approximately 15,000 calls each year) must make important decisions about whether to "screen in" and investigate the case or "screen out" and offer community services.
The score provides additional information to assist call screeners with determining whether or not the call should be screened in.
Preliminary results from the process evaluation indicate that users feel the AFST allows more dialogue between call screeners and supervisors, increases opportunities to discuss risk and safety, allows more effective targeting of services, and assists with situations where allegations are not clear cut.
Well, it depends on how quickly he can recover from continual rejections, voice mails and call screeners. My short answer is way too much.
A key step is to know the names of each other's assistants and call screeners and to become aware of sensitivities to being interrupted.
It's the telemarketers who people are trying to avoid, opinion surveyors say, making it more difficult for pollsters to get around the call screeners.
Frank Newport, the editor-in-chief of The Gallup Poll which works with CNN, said though the decreasing participation rates are worrisome, once pollsters get through the call screeners, eliciting opinions is relatively easy.