Adrian Cronauer

 
Profession : Disc Jockey ,Lawyer
Nationality : American
Birth : 8th September, 1938
Death :
About : Adrian Cronauer is a former United States Air Force sergeant and radio personality whose experiences as an innovative disc jockey in Vietnam inspired the 1987 film Good Morning, Vietnam. Cronauer began his broadcasting career at the age of 12 as a guest for a Pittsburgh-area children's amateur hour. He earned a master's degree in Media Studies from the New School for Social Research in New York City and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Pennsylvania. Cronauer's law practice concentrated in information and communications law. He was also the head of an advertising agency.

Adrian Cronauer Quotes

A corollary is that, when laws are out of touch with the people, those laws can and should be changed – from the most simple local regulations to the highest law of the land, our federal Constitution.
Giving people what they want isn’t just good radio; it’s also the right way to run a country.
I was faced more with apathy than opposition.
It is the will of the American people that we have a right to protect our flag and this can only be accomplished by passing a Constitutional amendment.
It’s not written in the Constitution or anything else…. Congress, just out of the clear blue sky, said the airwaves belong to the people, which means, in essence, that it belongs to Congress.
Martin Luther King, Jr. didn’t carry just a piece of cloth to symbolize his belief in racial equality; he carried the American flag.
One of the things I learned in law school is that there’s nothing wrong or undesirable or dishonorable or destructive about amending the Constitution.
Our flag is not just one of many political points of view. Rather, the flag is a symbol of our national unity.
Our nation is built on the bedrock principle that governments derive their just powers from the consent of the governed.
Tags : Just , Nation Topics : Power
The American flag represents all of us and all the values we hold sacred.
The concept that you cannot own the airwaves has caused far more harm than good.
The electronic spectrum is the only natural resource in which there’s no such thing as private property rights. You can’t own a piece of the spectrum.
Without amendments we would never even have had the Bill of Rights.
Worrying that banning flag desecration would inhibit free speech reveals a misunderstanding of the flag’s fundamental nature.

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Anger and hatred lead to fear; compassion and concern for others allow us to develop self-confidence, which breeds trust and friendship.

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