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Re: Lydon resigns from WBUR

Lydon wanted ownership because the show was going to a network: NPR.  If we
were just talking about a local show, there wouldn't be any new revenue to
fight about.

Public broadcasting is already a private empire.  This fight is just over
who gets the money being made.

-- Dan Billings, Bowdoinham, Maine

----- Original Message -----
From: "Larry Weil" <kc1ih@mediaone.net>
To: <boston-radio-interest@bostonradio.org>
Sent: Friday, March 02, 2001 8:24 PM
Subject: Re: Lydon resigns from WBUR

> But, all the others you mention are on commercial stations and
> networks, so it's a whole different ball game.  Do those who complain
> about their tax dollars going into public broadcasting really want to
> see their money used to create private empires?