WGAN radio may drop Rather
Wed Sep 29 22:33:57 EDT 2004
At 09:54 PM 9/29/2004, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>Dan B wrote--
> > Portland radio station WGAN (560 AM) is considering dropping TV newsman
> > Rather from its daily lineup of CBS news programming.
>How silly. The majority of the public has moved on. Even USA Today, not
>exactly a liberal news source, did a poll and found the majority of
>Americans feel Rather just made a mistake. I fail to see why he should be
>dropped from WGAN.
It's symbolism and nothing else. It makes no less (or more) sense than
dropping Rush Limbaugh from ESPN commentary because of a politically
It's a tempest in a teapot...other than anchoring the 5pm newscast, I don't
think Dan has much presence on CBS radio anyway.
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