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Re: Commercials 103.3

On Mon, 30 Sep 2002 11:15:42 -0700 (PDT) Dan Billings
<billingsdan@yahoo.com> writes:
> --- Dave Faneuf <tklaundry@juno.com> wrote:
> > We generally run our biggest push of fundraising
> > coming up to the top of
> > the hour.  Historically that is when we generate the
> > greatest number of
> > pledges from listeners.  
> I wonder what people would say if CBS pushed back the
> start of the evening news by a few minutes because
> they determined that they would get more viewers for
> their advertisers and make more money?  
> -- Dan Billings, Bowdoinham, Maine

We don't delay the start of the news, we pitch going up to the top of the
hour, say from :53 to :01  (NPR News begins at :01)