May 12, 1988 |
Guglielmo Marconi, Benny Goodman, Edward R. Murrow, Orson Welles and Alan Freed are among 18 radio legends to be installed in the just established Emerson Radio Hall of Fame at a ceremony Tuesday at the Empire State Building in New York. The selections were made by a panel that included Dick Clark, Howard Cosell and Casey Kasem, whose choices span radio categories from technology to quiz shows.
August 18, 1988 |
Twenty-five wide-eyed kids from Georgia, benefactors of a man who took an airline promotion very, very seriously, arrived in Los Angeles today for a four-day fling visiting tourist hot spots. Clark Howard, 33, a former travel agent who arranged the trip, spent $2,110 to travel 26,338 miles on 68 flights in 48 days in a marathon-on-wings to meet the requirements of the Eastern Airlines promotion and get the free ride West.
September 15, 2000
Today * 3:30 p.m., 8:30 p.m.: "Moneyline." Nike CEO Philip Knight. (CNN) * 5:30 p.m.: "Nightly Business Report." James Dines, editor of the Dines Letter. (KCET; also airs at 6:30 p.m. on KOCE) * 8:30 p.m.: "Wall Street Week With Louis Rukeyser." Guest host: Frank Cappiello. Guest: Michael Kenneally, chief investment officer, Banc of America Capital Management. (KCET; also airs at 6 p.m. Saturday on KOCE) Saturday * 4 a.m., 11:30 p.m.: "Your Money."
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September 24, 2000
* David Gergen, White House advisor to Presidents Nixon, Ford, Reagan and Clinton, will discuss his new book, "Eyewitness to Power: The Essence of Leadership from Nixon to Clinton," at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the Richard Nixon Library & Birthplace, 18001 Yorba Linda Blvd., Yorba Linda. General admission for the lecture is $7. A public book signing will be held at 11:30 a.m. (714) 993-5075.
September 25, 1987 |
"The Big Town" (citywide) is so entertaining, so true to its period that it's easy to peg it as another '50s nostalgia piece when it actually possesses the kind of complexity usually associated with less commercial, less starry productions. It is very much in the spirit that former Columbia Pictures Chairman David Puttnam said he wanted to bring to Hollywood.
August 19, 1988 |
--Clark Howard gives new meaning to the term frequent flier. Howard, 33, of Atlanta, traveled a total of 26,338 miles on 68 flights in 48 days to fulfill the requirements of an airline promotional package. The result? Twenty-five inner-city youngsters from Georgia arrived in Los Angeles on Thursday to begin a four-day Southern California fling that will include visits to Universal Studios, Disneyland and the San Diego Zoo.