Tag: Big Bird

Governmental Support – By The Numbers

Governmental Support – By The Numbers

| October 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

With Big Bird taking some headlines during the presidential debates, I thought it might be good to skim the fact from the fiction as the debate turns to numbers.  Perhaps, as they might say on Sesame Street, this could be “sponsored by the fraction 1/100th!” Here we go – Federal support for public broadcasting in [...]

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Reactions – Federal Funding for Public Media

Reactions – Federal Funding for Public Media

| October 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

A review of some of the reactions to the call by Governor Mitt Romney for elimination of federal support for public broadcasting.  First a local letter to the editor printed today in the Columbus Dispatch: PUBLIC BROADCASTING INVALUABLE TO MANY The Sunday issue of Click, The Dispatch’s weekly television guide, brought to my attention the [...]

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Big Bird and Federal Funding in the Spotlight

Big Bird and Federal Funding in the Spotlight

| October 9, 2012 | 2 Comments

Following last week’s presidential debate, the unprecedented outpouring of support for public broadcasting has been amazing. We know Big Bird felt the love, and so did we. 

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