Posts Tagged ‘jim farley’

D.C.’s Radio War Expands to the Web

At last, a salvo in upstart news radio station WNEW's sleepy siege of WTOP's glass-enclosed nerve center. WNEW may have shaved enough listeners from WTOP to pull it from its once unassailable No. 1 spot in the ratings—and left WTOP blaming its slip on British songstresses—but the six-month-old station is just treading water in its [...]

Atlantic Writer Says WTOP’s in Pepco’s Pocket, WTOP Responds: “It’s Bullshit”

Writer and Pepco customer Gregg Easterbrook lost power in Friday's derecho, and he isn't happy. In between trashing Pepco and Gov. Martin O'Malley in an article for The Atlantic, Easterbrook takes aim at D.C.'s WTOP.
With the power out, people rely on radios to get their news, Easterbrook writes, making a news radio station's role more [...]