Archive | February, 2005

Mediageek Radioshow News Headlines for Feb. 25, 2005

These are the media news headlines as read on the Feb. 25 edition of the mediageek radioshow: Court Questions FCC’s Broadcast Flag Rules; Grokster goes to Warshington; Groups Advocate Community Networks; McCain Targets TV Ownership Loopholes; Clear Channel ‘Indie’ Station Threatened by New Ownership Rule; Broadcasters To Challenge Indecency Rules.

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Media Minutes On Translator-Gate

OK, this is the first and last time I’ll call the Calvary Chapel/Edgewater/Radio Assist Ministries translator-brokering scandal a “gate.” That’s too much of a right-wing blogger tactic (never mind that Watergate was itself a right-wing crime scandal).

John produced a nice summary story of the scandal for this week’s edition of Media Minutes, which is always worth the download and five minutes of listening time.

The Free Press site doesn’t have any direct linking to the write-ups for each program, so here’s a direct link to the mp3 for those of you reading this many weeks after this was posted.

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