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Talk Radio Under The Radar

NY Times media reporter Jim Rutenberg studies Bush campaign’s use of “Republican-friendly radio” — as opposed to Democratic-friendly TV network news? The only quibble would be the use of Kathleen Hall Jamieson, who, despite her laudable work showing that talk radio listeners are smarter than Dan Rather thinks, is a bit of an Iron Rolodex pick as an expert. Are there any other academics out there studying talk radio and politics?

Tim GrahamTim Graham is Director of Media Analysis at the Media Research Center, where he began in 1989, and has served there with the exception of 2001 and 2002, when served ...