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118. They are the dinosaurs of the old media
Main stream media must promise sponsers market share so they must appease the advertisers, not the public.
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  -It's Official: Sinclair to air Anti-Kerry film in PT, no commercials friesianrider  Oct-11-04 11:41 AM   #0 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-11-04 11:43 AM   #1 
  - What about satellite TV?  raysr   Oct-11-04 03:00 PM   #84 
     - Not quite.  Zhade   Oct-11-04 07:18 PM   #110 
  - The whole thing is a commercial  KurtNYC   Oct-11-04 11:43 AM   #2 
  - This simply can't be legal...  ritc2750   Oct-11-04 11:52 AM   #11 
     - This is nothing but a Carl Rove October Surprize  Sinnerman   Oct-11-04 02:56 PM   #83 
        - VOTE nay on CNN  joeunderdog   Oct-11-04 07:41 PM   #111 
  - Wouldn't commercial free = corporate campaign contribution?..n/t  steviet_2003   Oct-11-04 11:44 AM   #3 
  - You would think, wouldn't you? After all, BUYING three hours of air time  Inland   Oct-11-04 12:07 PM   #23 
  - Yes, I think this is a violation of the campaign laws  donkeyotay   Oct-11-04 05:54 PM   #99 
  - Well...this IS the October Surprise...  mindfulNJ   Oct-11-04 11:45 AM   #4 
  - I hope this is all they've got for Oct - because it will backfire on them  vidali   Oct-11-04 12:04 PM   #19 
  - That's what I'm thinking - BACKFIRE  Mad_Dem_X   Oct-11-04 12:16 PM   #30 
  - Has anything ever "backfired" on Bush? Remember the Swift Liars?  Democat   Oct-11-04 06:25 PM   #101 
  - Rove says he has lots of them  Amigust   Oct-12-04 12:37 AM   #138 
  - Mobilize... time to take it to their advertisers, friends.  Caliphoto   Oct-11-04 11:47 AM   #5 
  - Who are the advertisers?  confuddled   Oct-11-04 02:00 PM   #65 
  - NATIONAL ADVERTISERS USED BY SINCLAIR (INCOMPLETE LISTING)  jaznme   Oct-11-04 06:54 PM   #106 
     - Listing of advertisers  jaznme   Oct-11-04 06:56 PM   #107 
     - Thanks, jaznme,  confuddled   Oct-11-04 09:00 PM   #121 
     - Thank you.  BloodyWilliam   Oct-11-04 09:33 PM   #127 
     - Nice, I'm just going down the list and sending each of them my  BullGooseLoony   Oct-11-04 10:29 PM   #131 
  - California Protest of Sinclair, 10/21 in Sacramento!  nomes   Oct-11-04 10:57 PM   #133 
  - Why doesn't Michael Moore air Fahrenheit 9/11 as counter-program?  Cookiedemocrat   Oct-11-04 11:49 AM   #6 
  - Because he can't  BareKnuckledLiberal   Oct-11-04 11:51 AM   #9 
  - What does Michael Moore's F 9/11 have to do with Kerry ?  Kerryfan   Oct-11-04 02:07 PM   #71 
  - we should take a action about that..  Steelangel   Oct-11-04 11:49 AM   #7 
  - Calling Michael Moore  Bragi   Oct-11-04 11:50 AM   #8 
  - If Moore ran it on tv  OKNancy   Oct-11-04 11:52 AM   #10 
  - If he doesn't run it on tv  JusticeForAll   Oct-11-04 11:55 AM   #13 
  - massive boycott needed  rfkrocks   Oct-11-04 12:29 PM   #37 
  - site  denay   Oct-11-04 02:27 PM   #79 
     - Thanks!  rfkrocks   Oct-11-04 04:43 PM   #96 
  - I agree...who cares about an Oscar?  Carla in Ca   Oct-11-04 11:22 PM   #136 
  - I think he's OK with that  ritc2750   Oct-11-04 11:56 AM   #14 
  - Moore  OKNancy   Oct-11-04 12:08 PM   #24 
  - I think you're correct...  ritc2750   Oct-11-04 12:26 PM   #35 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-11-04 02:49 PM   #82 
  - The problem is getting the same audience to hear  Amigust   Oct-12-04 12:52 AM   #140 
  - I think Sinclair is trying to snooker Moore into losing his Oscar  sleipnir   Oct-11-04 12:03 PM   #17 
  - So let it run on PPV...  Bisonburger   Oct-11-04 12:52 PM   #43 
  - He already announced  proud2Blib   Oct-11-04 08:37 PM   #115 
  - If Michael could..he would...  tokenlib   Oct-11-04 01:01 PM   #47 
  - I realize the FCC is not on our side  OKNancy   Oct-11-04 11:54 AM   #12 
  - absolutely.  soonerhoosier   Oct-11-04 12:01 PM   #15 
  - Congress did away with the Fairness Doctrine years ago  IndianaGreen   Oct-11-04 12:03 PM   #16 
     - I'm not talking about the Fairness Doctrine  OKNancy   Oct-11-04 12:06 PM   #22 
        - McCain-Feingold did not cover broadcast owners  IndianaGreen   Oct-11-04 12:12 PM   #27 
  - Get used to the new America..  NeoConsSuck   Oct-11-04 12:03 PM   #18 
  - it will air on 62 stations says the NYT  NVwriter   Oct-11-04 12:05 PM   #21 
  - not in my area, in fact, 74% of US housholds will NOT  Ohio rules   Oct-11-04 08:43 PM   #117 
  - Yeah  KayLaw   Oct-11-04 12:10 PM   #25 
  - Sure i do...  Waverley_Hills_Hiker   Oct-11-04 12:24 PM   #34 
  - They are the dinosaurs of the old media  Ohio rules   Oct-11-04 08:45 PM   #118 
  - How come I remember reading on here  crunchyfrog   Oct-11-04 12:05 PM   #20 
  - I remember that  Love Bug   Oct-11-04 02:09 PM   #72 
  - Here's a link to their station listings:  jgardner   Oct-11-04 12:10 PM   #26 
  - boycott  denay   Oct-11-04 12:46 PM   #39 
  - wow! and welcome to DU!  medeak   Oct-11-04 12:48 PM   #40 
  - thanks!  denay   Oct-11-04 01:06 PM   #50 
     - List of advertisers  confuddled   Oct-11-04 09:28 PM   #126 
  - Good job calling--12 to 1 AM!! Heh, that will get at least 22 viewers.  mistertrickster   Oct-11-04 01:51 PM   #60 
  - not enough for me!  denay   Oct-11-04 02:06 PM   #69 
  - sinclair phn #  Lap   Oct-11-04 03:23 PM   #88 
  - yep  denay   Oct-11-04 03:32 PM   #91 
  - Wow, that's interesting. From 12 to 1am  Carla in Ca   Oct-11-04 11:29 PM   #137 
  - that page is gone  silverpatronus   Oct-11-04 01:01 PM   #48 
  - ok, it's back now n/t  silverpatronus   Oct-11-04 01:02 PM   #49 
  - IT's OFFICIAL!!!! DNC HAS FILED COMPLAINT  MADem   Oct-11-04 12:13 PM   #28 
  - Found this FEC contact #'s & e-address. Any better ones?  henslee   Oct-11-04 12:22 PM   #32 
  - There a source for that?  Blogd   Oct-11-04 12:27 PM   #36 
     - Here you go  Maeve   Oct-11-04 12:49 PM   #41 
     - I saw it on "Daily Kos" this morning but don't know his source  Bush_Eats_Beef   Oct-11-04 12:50 PM   #42 
  - I suggest an absolute boycott of any advertiser & all Sinclair affiliates.  Pachamama   Oct-11-04 12:14 PM   #29 
  - this lists some of Sinclair's subsidiaries  denay   Oct-11-04 01:16 PM   #51 
  - Good article about FEC - relates to F9-11  OKNancy   Oct-11-04 12:18 PM   #31 
  - This article was informative, but it was also totally right-wing.  mistertrickster   Oct-11-04 01:48 PM   #57 
  - no kidding! I anxiously await her column on sbg  vidali   Oct-11-04 02:04 PM   #67 
  - That article does give some food for thought, but this caught my eye  donkeyotay   Oct-11-04 06:31 PM   #102 
  - This must be Roves "October Suprise".  Waverley_Hills_Hiker   Oct-11-04 12:22 PM   #33 
  - Somehow, it violates campaign law...  nyhuskyfan   Oct-11-04 12:37 PM   #38 
  - Advertisers hate controversy  JPZenger   Oct-11-04 12:53 PM   #44 
     - Yep, Sinclair is similar to Clear Channel  donkeyotay   Oct-11-04 06:41 PM   #104 
  - If there are no commercials  jwirr   Oct-11-04 12:58 PM   #45 
  - ...then there are no sponsers  Ohio rules   Oct-11-04 08:49 PM   #120 
  - Did my bit...  sister moon   Oct-11-04 01:01 PM   #46 
  - Where's the FCC? This has to be an equal time issue.  HuckleB   Oct-11-04 01:23 PM   #52 
  - I CALLED & SPOKE WITH A REP FROM THE FEC  dallan   Oct-11-04 01:53 PM   #62 
     - Slightly off topic  Love Bug   Oct-11-04 02:15 PM   #73 
     - Protest with us!  nomes   Oct-11-04 11:02 PM   #134 
  - Please help!  lizzieforkerry   Oct-11-04 01:31 PM   #53 
  - boycott help  denay   Oct-11-04 01:57 PM   #63 
  - Help for LIZZIE in CINCY  dallan   Oct-11-04 02:03 PM   #66 
  - get some friends and picket on the 21st with us  nomes   Oct-11-04 11:05 PM   #135 
  - Wow, I boycotted their news without evening knowing they were Sinclair.  jimbot   Oct-11-04 01:31 PM   #54 
  - This is a campaign contribution in violation of FEC laws  genius   Oct-11-04 01:32 PM   #55 
  - Time for Soros and Moore to team up and get Fahrenheit 9/11  Oddman   Oct-11-04 01:34 PM   #56 
  - if you haven't logged your vote, please do so, the numbers are growing  NVwriter   Oct-11-04 01:51 PM   #59 
  - Thanks for a very helpful link  donkeyotay   Oct-11-04 07:00 PM   #108 
  - done - eom  Oddman   Oct-11-04 10:10 PM   #129 
  - How could they do that?  prolesunited   Oct-11-04 02:06 PM   #68 
  - soros & moore  dallan   Oct-11-04 02:07 PM   #70 
  - I don't see what good F9/11 is going to do in this situation.  Kerryfan   Oct-11-04 02:16 PM   #74 
  - The WB in the Tampa Bay Area is a Sinclair Station.  seasat   Oct-11-04 01:48 PM   #58 
  - good idea about telling them you blocked their station on your set!  NVwriter   Oct-11-04 01:53 PM   #61 
  - CALL YOUR CABLE COMPANY AND COMPLAIN  MADem   Oct-11-04 01:58 PM   #64 
  - Email addys for relevant FEC employees  dallan   Oct-11-04 02:22 PM   #75 
  - Congrats! I grew up in Tampa & my entire family still lives there,  VegasWolf   Oct-11-04 08:48 PM   #119 
  - Here's my response sent to my Sincalir affiliates  MonkeyJoe   Oct-11-04 02:22 PM   #76 
  - kudos  denay   Oct-11-04 02:26 PM   #78 
     - Go right ahead  MonkeyJoe   Oct-11-04 03:12 PM   #87 
  - boycott  denay   Oct-11-04 02:25 PM   #77 
  - I added a discussion to post Sinclair emails.  jimbot   Oct-11-04 02:33 PM   #80 
  - What if an affiliate said "no" to Sinclair's order?  ktowntennesseedem   Oct-11-04 02:39 PM   #81 
  - then someone would lose their job right before the holidays  SemperEadem   Oct-11-04 03:03 PM   #85 
  - Your exactly right  ktowntennesseedem   Oct-11-04 03:40 PM   #94 
  - .  coreystone   Oct-11-04 03:38 PM   #93 
  - Then they could apply for a job with Donald Trump  Ohio rules   Oct-11-04 09:10 PM   #124 
  - I have good news...  bri_in_austin   Oct-11-04 03:08 PM   #86 
  - I contacted both Sentators in my state  bling bling   Oct-11-04 05:40 PM   #97 
     - I emailed both senators for my state and my rep.  babyreblin   Oct-11-04 10:17 PM   #130 
  - Direct Action  sweetheart   Oct-11-04 03:26 PM   #89 
  - This sucks  JetCityLiberal   Oct-11-04 03:30 PM   #90 
  - don't give up!  NVwriter   Oct-11-04 03:33 PM   #92 
  - I would suggest calling the FCC......  coreystone   Oct-11-04 03:58 PM   #95 
  - Go to www.americablog.org and see the list. John wants to get something  roguevalley   Oct-11-04 05:47 PM   #98 
  - Will John McCain stand up for campaign finance reform now?  Democat   Oct-11-04 06:22 PM   #100 
  - It is a free press  daleo   Oct-11-04 06:38 PM   #103 
  - Robert Ritter, CIA Deputy Director, says, Youre Such a Boy Scout  coreystone   Oct-11-04 06:45 PM   #105 
  - SOME COMPANIES WHO ADVERTISE W/SINCAIR AFFILIATES  jaznme   Oct-11-04 07:13 PM   #109 
  - beating a dead horse...no comercials...to be shown  Ohio rules   Oct-11-04 09:06 PM   #123 
  - I doubt that this film will change many to vote for junior.  0007   Oct-11-04 07:49 PM   #112 
  - Sinclair statement: "The program has not been videotaped"  greyl   Oct-11-04 07:59 PM   #113 
  - My letter to the FEC and FCC  vetwife   Oct-11-04 08:31 PM   #114 
  - My letter  MsMagnificent   Oct-12-04 04:29 PM   #141 
     - I think your leter was awesome !  vetwife   Oct-12-04 07:21 PM   #142 
  - The program has not been videotaped and ...  Ohio rules   Oct-11-04 08:41 PM   #116 
  - They're lying if they really plan to show "Stolen Honor" ...  struggle4progress   Oct-11-04 09:03 PM   #122 
     - True, you can download it for $5 n/t  TexasBushwhacker   Oct-11-04 09:42 PM   #128 
  - <snip> Retention of Material Broadcast. We generally do not require ...  struggle4progress   Oct-11-04 09:14 PM   #125 
  - If you write to advertisers or stockholders ....  TexasBushwhacker   Oct-11-04 10:33 PM   #132 
  - Minnesotans: write/call the program director of KMWB [info here]  truthisfreedom   Oct-12-04 12:49 AM   #139 
 

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