( – promoted by Paul R. Ferro) It’s nearly official: WTKK-FM is shedding its news-talk format in favor of nondescript music. Some quick observations: 1. It’s always sad to see talk radio programming die in Boston. The golden years (of Williams, Burns and Brudnoy) are long gone. Boston deserves local talk radio driven by local issues hosted by folks who…Read More »
For the past two to three years we’ve been hearing from Howie Carr that the Boston Globe is just about to die. But something strange is happening on that deathbed. The Globe and the Herald just signed a deal that would enable the bigger paper to print and deliver the tabloid.
The Herald has been seeking a broader distribution deal…
( – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) The Boston Herald has endorsed rolling back the sales tax to 3%. The endorsement is a victory for Carla Howell in her longstanding battle against the battalions of tax-hungry unions. The Herald is buying none of the tired scaremongering coming from the business-backed Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation. And the Herald correctly identifies the…Read More »