We, the listeners, do not need more global "crawl" or "personality" programming -- we need what Patt has under her hat -- and, until recently, shared on the air-waves. That famous hat is now sitting in the ring. Who will pick it up?
Putting a foreign lens on American politics makes the most sense in terms of getting voters to make their own informed decisions. I knew watching the BBC that before the post-debate recap started it was not going to push a candidate in my direction.
The British import, which premiered in the U.S. on PBS Sunday night, transplants Downton's formula for success (British period drama with plenty of plot twists) from the English countryside in the early 1920's to a working class neighborhood in 1950's London.
For too long now, our Seniors have been disconnected en masse from the Internet ... disconnected from the outside world in many ways. If they're in poor health or house-bound, they may be isolated, lonely and alone.
Michael Bloor, a professor at Cardiff University's Seafarers International Research Centre, has spent twelve years uncovering the harsh and unjust working conditions faced by an often overlooked group: the roughly one million mariners around the world.
Social media didn't just help me know when to watch during the Olympics, it also helped me enjoy what I was watching. I am a sucker for snarky and witty -- that's not something you get from the television commentary.