TITLE

Through the Wire

AUTHOR(S)
Eggerton, John; Gibbons, Kent; Spangler, Todd
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Multichannel News;1/18/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on issues related to the telecommunications industry and involve celebrities in the U.S. It mentions on the case between Fox Broadcasting Co. and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on the use of foul words by celebrities Cher and Nicole Ritchie during the unedited live airing of the Billboard Awards. MTV Networks chief executive officer (CEO) Judy McGrath is to personally book talents for the telethon that aims to benefit earthquake victims in Haiti.
ACCESSION #
48067877

 

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