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Headline of the day

No matter what your view on the controversy surrounding federal funding of National Public Radio, you’ve got to tip your hat to the headline-writers at the Wall Street Journal.

The latest news in the continuing story — NPR President and CEO Vivian Schiller resigned in the wake of the release of a surveillance video in which another, now-departed NPR exec railed against the Republican Party and the Tea Party movement.

The Journal’s headline: “Video Kills the Radio Czar.”

Somewhere the Buggles (whose ”Video Killed the Radio Star” was the first video ever played on MTV, back in 1981) are smiling.

2 comments

  1. Like!

  2. Agreed. Awesome command of popular culture and economy of expression. Hats off to the WSJ!

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