Can Music Soothe the Nervous Boxer?

Umstead, R. Thomas
October 2000
Multichannel News;10/02/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 40, p4
Reports on developments related to cable television in the United States as of October 2, 2000. Cable television network Home Box Office's call for a resolution of the legal dispute between boxer Oscar De La Hoya and his promoters; U.S. House Telecommunications Subcommittee's hearing on the proposed merger between America Online and Time Warner.


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