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Re: TV Station Bumps Guests: KRON's Misguided Author Snub
Posted by: Renay San Miguel 2009-01-10 23:11:05
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A television station in San Francisco invites the authors of a new book that's highly critical of TV news, the blogosphere and the "menace of media speed" for a Jan. 3 interview. Then, in a speedy development that turns out to be menacing for the authors, the TV station cancels the invitation, claiming a sudden change in format. It was a lie. The station's news director admitted it in a note to the authors' publicist: "The format hasn't changed. We still do guests. But I am not all that interested in a book that is going to be critical of what we do as a business."

KRON TV Controversy
Posted by: cfeldman 2009-01-10 23:16:55 In reply to: Renay San Miguel
Thanks for the review of the book...
Charles Feldman
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