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NPR: The Real Point

To the editors: I find it regrettable that yet another exchange of letters caused by the Glenn Garvin NPR-bashing article of June 25 is still going on without getting to the real point. The letters from readers and endless replies from Garvin on who wrote what and lied about this detail still miss the main […]

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NPR Studies

To the editors: This letter is in regards to Glenn Garvin’s reply [Letters, August 13] to the FAIR letter about NPR bashing (original “Hate NPR” article of June 25–this whole exchange now bids to rival War and Peace in length). Let’s first dispose of Garvin’s assertion that FAIR (Fairness & Accuracy in Reporting) is a […]

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NPR Distortions

To the editors: This letter is in reply to your bashing of National Public Radio [“How Do I Hate NPR?,” June 25]. Among other disturbing things about your article is the curious fact that the identical story appears in the New York Press of May 28, 1993, so I may assume that the Glenn Garvin […]

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Financial Planning

To the editors: The election being over, it now seems open season on Carol Moseley Braun. Michael Miner joins the pack already loosed by the Sun-Times and the Tribune [Hot Type, November 13]. The Tribune, in commenting on the Braun endorsement interview, later described the candidate as woefully lacking comprehension of the issues. This from […]

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One Angry Hostage

To the editors: Regarding your comments on the “Arms for No-Hostages” scandal which is at long last coming to light [Hot Type, April 26], a word to those doubters and Reagan fawners and apologists who will seek to avoid any symptoms of cognitive dissonance. A natural comment might arise, “If the story is true, then […]

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Jay’s OK

To the editors: Your correspondent Bryan Miller comes across as voicing yet another “yuppie-puppie” lament about poor WFMT and how it is being despoiled [June 22]. And frankly, I’m completely fed up with these condescending comments putting down Jay Andres whose credentials in Chicago radio were earned long ago and who will long outlast your […]