The audiences are aging and the alt-right crowd (which is more Gen-X than
Millennial) is more into Breitbart and Reddit than radio.  It's very uphill
for news-talk radio right now.

Mark Jeffries
Saints Spotlight Editor
spotligh...@gmail.com

On Fri, Sep 16, 2016 at 7:04 AM, Bob Jersey <bob.in.jer...@juno.com> wrote:

>
> Steve Timko:
>>
>> I wasn't paying attention. Last I heard Beck was making money hands
>> over fist and his move to the Internet looked brilliant. Now, after
>> climbing in bed with Ted Cruz, he's going belly up. In fact, he
>> apparently jumped in bed with Cruz to stay relevant.
>>
>> [Politico (link)]
>> <http://www.politico.com/story/2016/09/ted-cruz-glenn-beck-228184>
>
>
> The righties want to think Politico's leftist.  The left wants to think
> they're righties.  They'll never admit to being anything but chameleons.
>
> All I know is that if Beck goes away, the next occupant of that radio
> niche will need to battle just as hard to stay as relevant.  But, they'll
> also have to be more centrist to win back mainstream advertisers that
> deserted not only Beck, but his fellow Premiere-distributed yakkers
> Limbaugh and Hannity... I'm witnessing all this firsthand, as the station
> dad counts on for network news on the hour and half fills time with them
> weekdays.
>
> B
>
>
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