Bonneville is already using "Nightside" name

John Francini
Tue Oct 2 13:29:03 EDT 2007

> Well, Tom Ashbrook does exactly that on WBUR...and is considered by  
> many to be boring.
> People say they desire calm rational issue-oriented talk...but the  
> ratings don't show they really use/want it.
If that's the case, then why did Dr. Brudnoy have such good ratings,  
year in and year out -- while delivering exactly the sort of calm,  
rational, issue-oriented talk that people wanted?  Perhaps it was the  
somewhat professorial style?  (WBZ even did show intros with the  
Professor Kingfisher character from The Paper Chase to emphasize this  


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