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June 07, 2005

Al Franken returns to cable's Fern Channel

The Sundance Network - apparently a "liberal" cable network for those who derive inspiration from polluting Montana, Wyoming, and Colorado with their presence or wishing that they could - is narrowcasting The Al Franken Show tonight. There will be a new episode each night this month. Apparently the episodes are shot a day ahead during his radio show, then the live tape is edited for highlights, then 59.5 minutes of filler, stuffing, and offal are added back in, thus creating a one hour show:
...Outspoken guests, ranging from political insiders and media critics to unconventional authors and entertainers, join Franken and his on-air co-host Katherine Lanpher for a refreshing alternative to homogenized news ("Oy!"), political spin ("Oy!!") and the official line from Washington power centers ("Oy!!!").



Posted in StuartSmalley at June 7, 2005 09:10 AM

Comments

Who's actually surprised that the Sundance Network would do this?

Um...Robert "If you elect Bush, the rivers will turn to sludge" Redford owns the damn thing!

Posted by: Dave at June 7, 2005 11:13 AM

Love Letter to Katherine Lanpher

Posted by: yzrxxcks at June 13, 2005 12:21 PM


Monitoring Air America Radio [TM] so you don't have to.








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