TITLE

Fox Radios errant epithet stirs storm

AUTHOR(S)
Learmonth, Michael
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;6/8/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 48, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the slight unintentionally committed by Fox News Radio newscaster Todd Starnes during his radio program that resulted to his suspension from the network. Starnes purportedly forgot to edit his early recording on a script of stories about the White House and mistakenly loaded the tape into Fox's computerized system. Kevin Magee, Fox Radio senior vice president, stated that Starnes violated company policy by failing to check the sounbite before loading to the system.
ACCESSION #
21117605

 

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