Rick Du Brow's column "CNN Brings the Famine Story Out of Africa" (Calendar, June 22) pinpoints one of the primary reasons for the decline of the three big networks--especially their news presentations. They have become top-heavy with huge salaries for anchors, reporters and producers.
The Big 3 try to make it up with more commercials and less program content--another reason for viewer dropout.
CNN carries its share of commercials too. But on CNN you seem to get a lot more in between.