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ScreamingChicken

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Nitty Gritty owner Marsh Shapiro passes Wed, 12/26/12 12:57 PM (permalink)
Local Madison, WI legend Marsh Shapiro died this morning.  The Nitty Gritty has been a landmark for almost 45 years and he left a large footprint on Madison; he will be greatly missed.
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    JRPfeff

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    Re:Nitty Gritty owner Marsh Shapiro passes Wed, 12/26/12 2:07 PM (permalink)
    Despite growing up and going to college in Madison, I don't think I ever set foot in the Nitty Gritty, but I was on the Marshall the Marshall show with my Cub Scout den.  I have a memory of Shapiro making snide remarks at his studio audience between the on-air segments.
     
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