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Saturday, October 22, 2011

NPR drops Simeone's opera show

Posted By on Sat, Oct 22, 2011 at 10:42 AM

LISA SIMEONE: Show dumped by NPR.
  • LISA SIMEONE: Show dumped by NPR.

Hard to defend National Public Radio for dropping distribution of a show on opera because the host participates in unrelated political activities. I don't regret supporting KUAR. I do regret that a big portion of the money goes to NPR. They should pay a penalty for this. Or dump Cokie Roberts, Scott Simon and Mara Liaason, too.

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