Losing audience share, perhaps?

Have any of you other NPR listeners noticed that Morning Edition has suddenly gotten a bucketload of mentions while other programs are on? During All Things Considered each of the last few days there’s been a promo spot for Morning Edition (“Tomorrow on Morning Edition there’ll be…”). I’m wondering if the show has been losing …

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Him? Really?

Remember neo-cons Richard Perle and Paul Wolfowitz from the early days of the Iraq War debate? Perle was chair of the Defense Policy Board and used that position to push hard for war, advocating for Ahmad Chalabi’s installation as the new President of Iraq after the US toppled Saddam Hussein. Wolfowitz was Deputy Secretary of …

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“Not bloody enough, lead with something else”

Some thought like that must have been going through the minds of the producers at Fox News today when they decided to pull away from the President’s press conference with Germany’s Angela Merkel. Why did they do that? When a German journalist started asking a question, Fox News’ Harris Faulkner told viewers, “We are not …

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