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Moon Griffon

Radio Talk Show Host
Male
Born May 16, 1961
Age 55
Hometown Plaquemine, Louis...
Political Party Republican Party
Religion Monroe
Alma Mater Redemptorist Uppe...
Other Names Moon Griffon

Blane M. Griffon, known as Moon Griffon is a conservative radio talk show host who broadcasts statewide through station KMLB FM in Monroe, the seat of Ouachita Parish in northeastern Louisiana. He has sometimes been called the "Rush Limbaugh of Louisiana" though his program reflects his distinct Louisiana accent and his own brand of politics.… Read More

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Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1961 Birth Born on May 16, 1961.

TEENAGE

1979 18 Years Old He graduated from high school in 1979 and was recruited by coach and later athletic director Benny Hollis (1939–2011) to the University of Louisiana at Monroe to play basketball.

TWENTIES

1983 22 Years Old Griffon subsequently graduated in 1983 from ULM, then known as Northeast Louisiana University. … Read More
1986 25 Years Old The oldest was born in 1986; the youngest is a special needs daughter, Mattie (born 1996), whom Griffon frequently mentions on the program. … Read More

THIRTIES

1993 32 Years Old …  The Moon Griffon Show debuted on August 23, 1993. … Read More

FORTIES

2006 45 Years Old At times, Griffon has irritated the GOP leadership. In 2006, he invited the Shreveport catfish restaurateur Chester T. Kelley for a full segment on the program. … Read More
2007 46 Years Old On December 10, 2007, Griffon announced his strong opposition to Jindal's expected support for incoming State Representative Noble Ellington as chairman of the House Appropriations Committee. … Read More
In 2008, Griffon endorsed the Republican U.S. senatorial candidate John Neely Kennedy, the state treasurer, in Kennedy's unsuccessful challenge to incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu. … Read More
2010 49 Years Old 1 More Event
In October 2010, former State Senator Mike Smith, a Democrat from Winnfield, using his first name, "Kenneth," called the program to allege that Griffon is controlled by two unnamed wealthy Republicans. … Read More

FIFTIES

2012 51 Years Old Griffon opposed the defection of State Senator John Alario to the Republican Party in preparation for a 2012 run as State Senate President. Griffon considers Ellington and Alario "big government" advocates, not conservatives. On October 25, 2011, Jindal endorsed the election of Alario as State Senate President; the selection was confirmed with a single dissenting vote, that of freshman Senator Barrow Peacock of Shreveport. … Read More
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