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Old 12-08-2019, 06:38 PM
 
Location: Somewhere flat in Mississippi
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Who remembers legendary Louisiana cook and humorist Justin Wilson?

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=_eZyy54pM_k&t=164s
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Old 12-08-2019, 06:40 PM
 
Location: East of Seattle since 1992, originally from SF Bay Area
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I never missed his show when it was on Saturdays, guarooontee! Yes, I sometimes look him up on YouTube. I often use his method of measuring a teaspoon of salt.
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Old 12-09-2019, 03:18 AM
 
Location: NC But Soon, The Desert
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My mother loved that guy!
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Old 12-09-2019, 10:57 AM
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Location: Nescopeck, Penna. (birthplace)
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Justin Wilson was an overnight staple of trucker oriented WWL in New Orleans, which apparently had its transmitter "anchored" so well that you could pick it up all along the Eastern Seaboard. The late-night DJ in the early Seventies was a gent who went by the air name of Charlie Douglas; he had his own collection of yarns from his younger days in Ludowici, GA.

https://www.wwltv.com/article/news/w...t-78/346828950

Blow is a link to one of Daniels' most hilarious:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P2_YymDcVDg
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Old 12-09-2019, 02:08 PM
 
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I loved watching Justin Wilson with my mother! We watched every week. He was so entertaining. The only thing I hated was that I couldn't have a bite of what he cooked.
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Old 12-09-2019, 03:51 PM
 
Location: annandale, va & slidell, la
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We met him once in Carencro. Quite a personality!
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Old 12-24-2019, 05:20 PM
 
Location: Floribama
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He used to be on Alabama Public Television as well. I watched him many times as a kid.
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Old 12-30-2019, 07:28 PM
 
Location: Austin, TX
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He was a poser, he was from MS.
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Old 01-07-2020, 03:29 PM
 
Location: Louisiana
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He was a poser, he was from MS.
He was born in Roseland , near Amite .
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Old 01-07-2020, 03:35 PM
 
Location: KCMO
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I loved watching his show when I lived down in Gulfport MS, in the 80's-90's. He was quite the character, and I loved his accent.
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