Fox Radios errant epithet stirs storm

Learmonth, Michael
June 2006
Daily Variety;6/8/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 48, p5
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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.


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