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11 October 2004 @ 12:51 pm
 
Somewhere over the rainbow...

Here are some actions to take to battle the Sinclair Broadcast Group's showing of the anti-Kerry movie "Stolen Honor." If you haven't read about this in the news, here's an excerpt of the article in the LA Times:

The conservative-leaning Sinclair Broadcast Group, whose television outlets reach nearly a quarter of the nation's homes with TV, is ordering its stations to preempt regular programming just days before the Nov. 2 election to air a film that attacks Sen. John F. Kerry's activism against the Vietnam War, network and station executives familiar with the plan said Friday.

Sinclair has told its stations — many of them in political swing states such as Ohio and Florida — to air "Stolen Honor: Wounds That Never Heal," sources said. The film, funded by Pennsylvania veterans and produced by a veteran and former Washington Times reporter, features former POWs accusing Kerry — a decorated Navy veteran turned war protester — of worsening their ordeal by prolonging the war. Sinclair will preempt regular prime-time programming from the networks to show the film, which may be classified as news programming, according to TV executives familiar with the plan.
 
 
 
And The Clocks Were Striking Thirteen: Bloody Hell_redpanda_ on October 11th, 2004 01:46 pm (UTC)
Oh good heavens that first link is GOOD. *admires*