Friday, August 3, 2012

Television in the Late Sixties

Some insights from A Conservative Blog for Peace. To quote:
Then the networks actually forgot about ratings and profits, about giving the customers what they want, and decided (I don’t know why) to preach: to indoctrinate Middle America with all the rubbish from the then-New Left. So in the summer of ’71 ABC fired Welk with a phone call and CBS yanked all of its down-on-the-farm sitcoms; enter Lear. (Read entire post.)

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