HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Main » Latest Breaking News (Forum) » Michael Savage leaves rad...
Introducing Discussionist: A new forum by the creators of DU

Fri Sep 28, 2012, 12:57 AM

Michael Savage leaves radio show after legal win [View all]

Source: Associated Press

Michael Savage's talk show left the airwaves Thursday after the conservative host won a legal battle with his longtime employer, although his attorney said discussions with new networks are already under way.

Savage posted a message on his website Thursday evening under the headline "Free at Last!" that said he was free to work with any station or network from now on. He said he "will not be heard on the radio for some time."

His attorney Daniel Horowitz said Savage left Talk Radio Network after obtaining a favorable ruling in arbitration Thursday afternoon.

More than 8 million people listen to Savage's show each week, placing him behind only Rush Limbaugh and Sean Hannity in ratings, according to the magazine Talkers. The immediate effect that his abrupt departure would have on companies that advertise on his show was unclear.

Read more: http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Michael-Savage-leaves-radio-show-after-legal-win-3900767.php

48 replies, 9043 views

Reply to this thread

Back to top Alert abuse

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 48 replies Author Time Post
Reply Michael Savage leaves radio show after legal win [View all]
Newsjock Sep 2012 OP
Bjorn Against Sep 2012 #1
olddad56 Sep 2012 #2
Agnosticsherbet Sep 2012 #3
CreekDog Sep 2012 #4
Comrade Grumpy Sep 2012 #5
Zambero Sep 2012 #7
Comrade Grumpy Sep 2012 #10
karmaqueen Sep 2012 #11
Lint Head Sep 2012 #6
Rhiannon12866 Sep 2012 #8
PossumSqueezins Sep 2012 #9
defacto7 Sep 2012 #12
littlemissmartypants Sep 2012 #14
SleeplessinSoCal Sep 2012 #13
NICO9000 Sep 2012 #16
SleeplessinSoCal Sep 2012 #45
Stewland Sep 2012 #15
oberliner Sep 2012 #25
Stewland Sep 2012 #29
oberliner Sep 2012 #31
Comrade Grumpy Sep 2012 #36
Stewland Sep 2012 #32
pstokely Sep 2012 #40
pstokely Sep 2012 #41
pink-o Sep 2012 #46
Hulk Sep 2012 #17
Suji to Seoul Sep 2012 #18
Spitfire of ATJ Sep 2012 #19
Bluenorthwest Sep 2012 #24
Spitfire of ATJ Sep 2012 #35
alp227 Sep 2012 #20
UTUSN Sep 2012 #21
pstokely Sep 2012 #22
Marrah_G Sep 2012 #28
Paladin Sep 2012 #23
rurallib Sep 2012 #26
formercia Sep 2012 #27
sarcasmo Sep 2012 #30
christx30 Sep 2012 #33
Enrique Sep 2012 #34
I love weed Sep 2012 #37
PossumSqueezins Sep 2012 #38
Ash_F Sep 2012 #39
alp227 Sep 2012 #42
Poll_Blind Sep 2012 #43
Dawson Leery Sep 2012 #44
petronius Sep 2012 #47
pstokely Sep 2012 #48