Howie Carr has asked a state appeals court in Massachusetts to let him out of radio limbo to work for Greater Media’s WTKK-FM Boston while he appeals a lower court ruling that said he can’t take the new job with WTKK because his former employer, Entercom’s WRKO-AM, matched the offer before his contract expired. Look for Entercom to oppose the motion. It has insisted that it would welcome Carr back and even has a "Virtual Howie" on the WRKO website with a puppet of the former host mouthing to brief audio clips from his show.
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