Banned in Boston (was Turner Broadcasting:"Stunt Gone Wrong")
Fri Feb 2 12:28:44 EST 2007
Terry Wood wrote:
> Great comments. I think that the new commish over reacted to this,
> when one look could have told him that it weren't a bomb. Just a bomb
> of a promotion.
Ed Davis just moved into the big chair after a decent run as the Lowell
Police Chief. I think he did what he had to do given the Light Bright
Lunatics. Did you see those guys on the news talking about their hair?
If any good can come of it, there was a solid mobilization effort. It's
just good that no one got hurt in the process. I noticed that Fox News
tapped Fox 25 while MSNBC captured WHDH. I was impressed with the whdh
live stream. It was good to be connected, especially when no one knew
As for radio, it's another example of how stations like WRKO are rolling
the dice that the absence of a proprietary news team will not play into
the potential irrelevance of the medium as technologies move ahead.
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