June 14, 1993 |
Ever been slumped in your favorite chair, remote in hand, channel surfing the airwaves when you stopped to watch a real surfer streak down a wall of turquoise the size of a two-story building? And then came the voice. The thick Australian accent. The high-pitched scream: "That's like having an Olympic-sized swimming pool dumped on your head!" Then you already know Peter Townend. Townend, known simply as P.T.
December 23, 1992
"There are times when talk shows exaggerate a bit. We are on TV and we do have a responsibility to gather a crowd." --Burt Dubrow, executive producer of the Sally Jessy Raphael and Jerry Springer talk shows, in Broadcasting magazine.
February 4, 1987
"I really don't have any comment to make," Dudley S. Taft, vice chairman of the Cincinnati-based firm, said about a published report that he is leaving the company his father founded 28 years ago. Taft was asked about a report in Broadcasting magazine which said he plans to leave.
January 16, 1989 |
New York 1. WHTZ-FM: Contemporary Hits 2. WPAT-AM-FM: Easy Listening 3. WLTW-FM: Soft Contemporary Los Angeles 1. KPWR-FM: Contemporary Hits 2. KIIS-FM: Contemporary Hits 3. KOST-FM: Soft Contemporary Chicago 1. WGN-AM: Talk 2. WGCI-FM: Urban Contemporary 3. WXEZ-AM: Easy Listening San Francisco 1. KGO-AM: News/Talk 2. KMEL-FM: Contemporary Hits 3. KCBS-AM: News/Talk Philadelphia 1. WEGX-FM: Contemporary Hits 2. WMMR-FM: Album-Oriented Rock 3.