I really shouldn’t enjoy this piece so much:
“This is the end. They’re running out of road,” Masters told the Guardian. He accused managers and board members of promoting conspiracy theories – including those related to the “truth” about 9/11 and claims about cancer and HIV. “They’ve run this place into the ground.”
Mind you this is left wing radio, these guys on a normal day make the MSM look, well mainstream
The network’s biggest star – Amy Goodman, host of the independently produced Democracy Now! – is also its biggest creditor. She is owed an estimated $2.1m in unpaid broadcast fees.
2.1 Million? Boy leading the revolution really pays well, at least it would if they could pay her.
In a Nation article earlier this year, he compared the network to the “late Ottoman Empire of public broadcasting” and urged progressive outsiders to step in and save it before it was too late.
When you have the Nation magazine saying this about a bastion of liberalism what does it say?
The best part? All of this is in the UK Guardian.
This is Confession level Schadenfreude.