Brian Maloney’s RadioEqualizer blog points out a memo to listeners written by the program director of a San Francisco liberal talk radio station. The memo explains upcoming changes in the station’s schedule — a schedule that now includes Al Franken, but will not in the future:
There has been lots of speculation about Al Franken’s future with Air America and his planned moved into the political arena. While there is nothing official at this time, it has been made clear to us that Al Franken will not be with Air America in the future. We feel it is important to you that we have the most talented hosts on the air, who will be with us for the long term.