Pulse points

October 1993
U.S. News & World Report;10/25/93, Vol. 115 Issue 16, p15
Offers information on several important issues in America. The top topics that were discussed on 100 radio talk shows across the United States during the middle of October 1993 and what most callers said; Announcement by Chock full o'Nuts of its return to the coffee shop market; Plans by Woolworth Corp. to close 970 of its five-and-dime stores; Documents released by the Boy Scouts of America on the dismissal of scoutmasters suspected of molesting boys.


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