NBC Boston info

Ron Bello rbello@belloassoc.com
Sun Nov 6 16:10:58 EST 2016

NBC has been at odds with Ed Ansin for almost 30 years
They took the network away from him in Miami the late 80's (switch date

Why change in Boston ?
1) NBC controls the station
2) Don't have to pay Ansin millions every year
3) They stick to him by devaluing WHDH-TV by hundreds (?) of millions


On Sun, Nov 6, 2016 at 6:40 AM, Doug Drown <ashboy1951@gmail.com> wrote:

> I've been reading all this with great interest.  Aside from NBC's snit with
> Ansin, I have to say (as a layman, admittedly) that it makes absolutely no
> sense to me.  Why would a network sacrifice an OTA presence in a major
> market for the sake of something decidedly inferior?

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