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"I listen to XM radio because I can get so many overseas news stations" - William Hurt

"Europe has a press that stresses opinions; America a press, radio, and television that emphasize news." - James Reston

"I listen to XM radio because I can get so many overseas news stations." - William Hurt

"If radio news is to be regarded as a commodity, only acceptable when saleable, then I don't care what you call it - I say it isn't news." - Edward R Murrow

"Radio news is bearable. This is due to the fact that while the news is being broadcast the disc jockey is not allowed to talk." - Fran Lebowitz

"Radio news is bearable. This is due to the fact that while the news is being broadcast, the disk jockey is not allowed to talk." - Fran Lebowitz

"In order to progress, radio need only go backward, to the time when singing commercials were not allowed on news reports, when there was no middle commercial on a news report, when radio was rather proud, alert and fast." - Edward R Murrow

"On CBS Radio the news of [Ed Murrow's] death, reportedly from lung cancer, was followed by a cigarette commercial." - Alexander Kendrick

"I would have to say News Radio is the highlight of my career. I love the character so much." - Stephen Root

"Bad news travels fast. Good news takes the scenic route." - Doug Larson

"News Coverage!! As news expose rather than cover events." - Henry David Thoreau

"No news is good news. No journalists is even better." - Nicolas Bentley

"Jamie Kilstein and Allison Kilkenny have created an important political radio show that balances humor and unreported news. At a time when media conglomerates dominate the airwaves, independent media like Citizen Radio is vital to national discourse." - Noam Chomsky

"Radio did not kill books and television did not kill radio or movies - what television did kill was cinema newsreel. TV does it much better because it can deliver it instantly. Who wants last week's news?" - Douglas Adams

"Local television news, on both radio and television, is so appalling. Makes print journalism look like the greatest stuff ever written." - Robert Waterman McChesney

"First of all, very few people listen to Hugh Hewitt, radio show, that`s the good news. Check out the ratings." - Donald Trump

"Local television news, on both radio and television, is so appalling. Makes print journalism look like the greatest stuff ever written." - Robert Mcchesney

"Exponential growth in access to the Internet, satellite television and radio, cell phones, and P.D.A.'s means that breaking news now reaches virtually every corner of the globe." - Dee Dee Myers

"I don't know how television or radio is going to survive without newspapers because that's where they get all their news. It's going to be hopeless." - Dan Jenkins

"My father was a news guy, you know, he was in radio news. And so that was sort of in my DNA. It was something we talked about at the dinner table when I was a kid." - Bill Maher

"In college, I got interested in news because the world was coming apart. The civil rights movement, the antiwar movement, the women's right movement. That focused my radio ambitions toward news." - Bob Edwards

"That's the problem with news interviews, you work your tail off to get prominent figures in the news on the radio, but once they've been on, the event passes, the urgency, the issues you talked about evaporate." - Bob Edwards

"I never quite understand why we watch the news. There doesn't really seem much point watching somebody tell you what the news is when you could quite easily listen to it on the radio." - John Hurt

"Self knowledge is always bad news." - John Barth

"News as wholesome as the morning air." - George Chapman

"News is history shot on the wing." - Gene Fowler

"Fake news has been around as long as news has been around." - Al Gore

"Bad news goes about in clogs, Good news in stockinged feet." - Proverbs

"Well, the good news is that there's quite a lot of cynicism about major labels within radio and the press. I think they have been largely disillusioned by the manner in which the record companies have developed music." - Mick Hucknall

"I don't think CNN is fake news. I think there are some reports everywhere, in print, on TV, on radio, in conversation, that are not well researched and are sometimes based on falsehoods." - Kellyanne Conway

"I don't think that Rush, Hannity, Drudge, Ann Coulter, Fox News, and AM Radio can create enough of a balance to undo the distorted media that we get from the Democrat Media Complex." - Andrew Breitbart

"There's always a nice tune [on radio] - helps you get the dishes done . I like to get the news from time to time - not too often. I don't feel deprived." - Leonard Cohen

"I started as a tap dancer in Durban, which is on the coast. That was an important part of growing up, turning on the radio in the morning and hearing Zulu singing or the news in Zulu." - Roselee Goldberg

"For years, right wing outlets like outlets like Fox News and talk radio have been telling their audience day after day that any information coming from outside of conservative media is not to be trusted." - Chris Hayes

"So at 16 I got a job at the local radio station. And I was working after school and weekends. I did the news; I did everything. I did - played records." - Dick Van Dyke

"Just as soaps were very pivotal in the transition from radio to television, they will be right in the thick of things again in the transition from television to the Internet. Exciting news." - Cameron Mathison

"I had a great time on News Radio, I got to make tons of money in relative obscurity and learn a lot about the TV biz and work on my standup act constantly. It was a dream gig." - Joe Rogan

"With the exception of the New York Times, Fox news, and Lou Dobbs of CNN, and talk radio, the rest of the mainstream media has basically been silenced like a bunch of dumb monkeys." - Curt Weldon

"People don't listen to terrestrial radio. They don't find their music that way. They don't get their news that way. They go to blogs. They go through Sirius/XM. They go through all these different places." - Kaskade

"I wrote a lot of stuff quickly: pages and pages of notes that seemed pretty incoherent at first. Most of it was taken from the radio because -suddenly being a parent- I'd be confronted by the radio giving a news report every hour of the day." - Thom Yorke

"But in 1941, on December 8th, after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, my mother bought a radio and we listened to the war news. We'd not had a radio up to that time. I was born in 1934, so I was seven years of age." - Sam Donaldson

"If news is not really news unless it is bad news, it may be difficult to claim we are an informed nation" - Norman Cousins

"Because Fox News is allegedly biased in favor of conservatives, critics whine like children whose lunch money got snatched. Conservatives have been pummeled for decades. Now that Fox News and conservative talk radio give people alternatives, critics squeal as if being sodomized." - Larry Elder

"The fact that a TV star can become president should be old news since [Ronald] Reagan, and old news since the Nixon-Kennedy debates - which the famous story, whether or not you agree, is that if you listened on the radio, Nixon won; if you listened on TV, Kennedy won." - Joss Whedon

"The New York Times does an unbelievable amount of damage because every day television and radio stations along with the rest of media take their lead on the way the news should be presented along with what actually is the news." - Jackie Mason

"Every morning you have the economic news from all over the world, from television, radio, the Internet, and an hour later the news changes and the numbers change. People run fast from one place to another, which is very risky because they don't have enough time to think." - Costa-Gavras

"One of the basic troubles with radio and television news is that both instruments have grown up as an incompatible combination of show business, advertising and news. Each of the three is a rather bizarre and demanding profession. And when you get all three under one roof, the dust never settles." - Edward R Murrow

"I do everything from home. I broadcast commentaries for CBS News Radio every day - from home, on a disk that I mail in. I write a weekly op-ed piece for the 'New York Daily News,' and any books or plays or movies that I'm crazy enough to write, I do that from home." - Charles Grodin

"Television, radio, social media. The 24/7 news cycle plows forward mercilessly on our desks, in our cars and in our pockets. Thousands and thousands of messages and voices bombard us from the moment we wake, fighting for our attention. All we see and hear, all day long, is news. And most of it is bad." - Joseph Prince

"We now assume that when people turn on the evening news, they basically already know what the news is. They've heard it on the radio. They've seen it on the Internet. They've seen it on one of the cable companies. So that makes our job a bit different." - Bob Schieffer

"I always wanted to be a comedian, even when I was a little kid. I had a funny father who was in the news business, by the way. He was a radio news guy. So the news was always in my house, and funny was always in my house. It was sort of just baked into the DNA that I would do this for a living, but I can remember being less than 10 years old and dreaming about being a comedian." - Bill Maher

"Good news for senior citizens: Death is near!" - George Carlin

"A master passion is the love of news." - George Crabbe

"The steeples swam in amethyst, the news like squirrels swam." - Emily Dickinson

"News is only the first rough draft of history." - Alan Barth

"None loves the messenger who brings bad news." - Sophocles

"In small towns, news travels at the speed of boredom." - Carlos Ruiz Zafon

"If the news is that important, it will find me." - Brian Stelter

"What's wan man's news is another man's throubles." - Finley Peter Dunne

"News is what someone wants suppressed. Everything else is advertising." - Katharine Graham

"Buy on the rumor; sell on the news." - Proverbs

"The news is disease in disguise pretending to be information." - Vanna Bonta

"Ill news is wing'd with fate, and flies apace." - John Dryden

"News reporters are certainly liberal and left of center." - Walter Cronkite

"The news we hear, for the most part, is not news to our genius. It is the stalest repetition." - Henry David Thoreau

"I have not moved out of the comedian's box into the news box. The news box is moving towards me." - Jon Stewart

"Good news, they found Nemo! The bad news is, they found him in one of Wolfgang Puck's puff pastries." - Billy Crystal

"When a dog bites a man that is not news, but when a man bites a dog that is news." - Charles Anderson Dana

"No news is good news." - Ludovic Halevy

"Tabloid news is tabloid news." - Elizabeth Edwards

"I myself grew up when radio was very important. I'd come home from school and turn on the radio. There were funny comedians and wonderful music, and there were plays. I used to pass time with radio." - Kurt Vonnegut

"People ask me what's like to hear our song on the radio. I don't know, I don't listen to the radio" - Kurt Cobain

"Fuck Radio Ethiopia man, I'm Radio Brooklyn!" - Lou Reed

"You are no more in your body than Beethoven is inside your radio." - Deepak Chopra

"I do not think that the radio waves I have discovered will have any practical application." - Heinrich Hertz

"Radio is for driving." - Ira Glass

"Radio is immediate." - Wink Martindale

"I'd always loved radio." - Harry Shearer

"The media didn't hand it to Obama; after all, the Number One cable news channel, Fox, is right-wing. The Number One newspaper, the Wall Street Journal, also has a right-wing editorial slant (and is owned by the same guy who owns Fox News). The Number One talk radio show is Rush Limbaugh, and Sean Hannity is Number Two, and Glenn Beck is Number Three. When you control all the largest media outlets, it's time to stop grousing about liberal media bias." - Paul Begala

"The media did' hand it to Obama; after all, the Number One cable news channel, Fox, is right-wing. The Number One newspaper, the Wall Street Journal, also has a right-wing editorial slant (and is owned by the same guy who owns Fox News). The Number One talk radio show is Rush Limbaugh, and Sean Hannity is Number Two, and Glenn Beck is Number Three. When you control all the largest media outlets, it's time to stop grousing about liberal media bias." - Paul Begala

"What, what, what, What's the news from Sway? Sad news, Bad news, Comes by the cable; led Through the Indian Ocean's bed, Through the Persian Gulf, the Red Sea, and the Med" - George Thomas Lanigan

"We're exposing our minors to abuse by the fact that they leave the radio on in the car and let them listen to the news on the way to school. Or the fact that it's shown on the news, the children can see Gaddafi's face and his glorious Technicolor clothes getting shot off on the news or on the newspaper shelves. In the shelves of the shops where all the sex magazines are consciously put at the top, if they're consciously put at the top, that must mean the violence is all put at the bottom consciously." - Sinead O'Connor

"Ive been a radio and television news person since I was 19 years old. Im 57 years old now. But the advantage is that I have studied, investigated, and reported over those years on nearly every major story from wars and recessions to grass roots local issues." - George Noory

"The war is definitely in the background, only referred to in radio news blips and conversation. I think, ultimately, this film is about the choices these guys are faced with. In that way, I think this is a more personal story about their friendship, about the reaction that they have when they're essentially faced with death, to a certain degree." - Elijah Wood

"You know, there are not only - all of the networks, and I mean every television news operation and print and radio and magazines, newspapers, all of them, are remiss in the diversity area. I mean, none of these organizations have reached a level of parity" - Connie Chung

"And it is that one percent, the heads of large corporations, who control the policies of news media and determine what you and I hear on radio, read in the newspapers, see on television. It is more important for us to think about where the media gets its information." - Assata Shakur

"Some of our newspapers and magazines are more concerned with the welfare of their advertisers than they are with the dissemination of news and the discussion of matters of lasting importance. ...Radio, television, motion pictures, popular books - all contribute...to...the stifling of dissent on all but the most banal levels. ...a renunciation of the most basic and precious of democratic principles." - J Paul Getty

"[Two of the most unpopular presidential candidates selected by the two parties in history] indicates that there is a lot of cynicism out there. It indicates that the corrosive nature of everything from talk radio to fake news to negative advertising has made people lack confidence in a lot of our existing institutions." - Barack Obama

"We had notification since the previous Thursday that the event would take place that day. We had finished our work that day and had the radio on. It was 5:30 PM our time. I was sitting with Dr. Ahmad Abu al-Khair. Immediately, we heard the news that a plane had hit the World Trade Center." - Osama Bin Laden

"A boy wrote me once to say that he loved it when the news from Lake Wobegon came on the radio because it meant that his parents stopped arguing. That was an eye-opener for me. You work hard to polish your act and then you find out that it does people good in ways you couldn't predict." - Garrison Keillor

"It's probably no coincidence with the internet and social media and the word being able to spread beyond the radio, where fans can go and talk and congregate and trade stories and a band could communicate news very quickly and in a worldwide basis. I'm sure that's helped in bringing in this case us to more of the forefront of peoples attention." - John Petrucci

"In the case of 'News Radio,' I loved that show. I loved the actors and the producers, but I was longing very much for something more to sink my teeth into me. I think it was an incredibly smart show, but I found myself on the peripheral of a lot of it." - Khandi Alexander

"You know, there are not only - all of the networks, and I mean every television news operation and print and radio and magazines, newspapers, all of them, are remiss in the diversity area. I mean, none of these organizations have reached a level of parity." - Connie Chung

"Documentaries - my God, there is so much going on in our country and in the world today that every time you open the newspaper or turn on the radio or watch the news on TV there is another documentary subject. We're getting the headlines for a second, shaped by corporate delivery most of the time, but what's really the story there?" - Jonathan Demme

"At times when I am myself sitting at a retreat, and at the end I get into my car to drive away, I watch my hand move forward to turn on the radio. When I can be mindful, I notice the fact that I actually don't want in that moment to listen to the news or hear some music." - Sharon Salzberg

"Now I can broadcast to an audience of several million people on the 'Today' programme. I can talk about the day's news. But on radio, believe it or not, we have notes and scripts. And while we might ad lib the odd wryly amusing asides, they come at the frequency of a suburban bus. About one every 90 minutes." - Evan Davis

"I remember driving home one evening while they were reviewing the papers on the radio. One of the articles was about me separating from my wife. It's a weird thing to listen to a news report about the break-up of your marriage." - Rory Bremner

"I've been a radio and television news person since I was 19 years old. I'm 57 years old now. But the advantage is that I have studied, investigated, and reported over those years on nearly every major story from wars and recessions to grass roots local issues." - George Noory

"News - communicating news and ideas, I guess - is my passion. And giving people alternatives so that they have two papers to read (and) alternative television channels." - Rupert Murdoch

"The good news isn't that God is victorious. How can He not be victorious? The good news is we can be victorious, too." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"The real news is bad news." - Marshall Mcluhan

"The headlines are never in the news! And so, what I am saying is the news is never on the headlines" - Sahndra Fon Dufe

"The news is not about news anymore. It's about protecting some people, destroying others and shoving a socialist agenda down the collective throats of America." - Charlie Daniels

"Convert bad news to good news." - Bill Gates

"Literature is news that stays news." - Ezra Pound

"Is it not wonderful news to believe that salvation lies outside ourselves?" - Martin Luther

"Embrace bad news to learn where you need the most improvement." - Bill Gates

"Quit sharing bad news and gossip you aren't a garbage truck." - Grant Cardone

"What's the news? None, my lord, but that the world's grown honest, Then is doomsday near." - William Shakespeare

"I am sure that I never read any memorable news in a newspaper." - Henry David Thoreau

"You acquire a new kind of intelligence when you stay away from instant news." - Manu Joseph

"Some sad news from Australia... the inventor of the boomerang grenade died today." - Johnny Carson

"I well believe it, to unwilling ears; None love the messenger who brings bad news." - Sophocles

"It is the newspaper's duty to print the news and raise hell." - Wilbur F. Storey

"Today's news was published by word of mouth in the streets of ancient Athens." - Anonymous

"It is not an event, it is a piece of news." - Charles Maurice de Talleyrand

"Pickering's letter bringing news of my grandfather's death found me at Naples early in October." - Meredith Nicholson

"O, my sweet sir, news fitting to the night, Black, fearful, comfortless, and horrible." - William Shakespeare

"In labor news, longshoremen walked off the piers today; rescue operations are continuing." - George Carlin

"Though it be honest, it is never good to bring bad news." - William Shakespeare

"News is to the mind what sugar is to the body." - Rolf Dobelli

"There's villainous news abroad." - William Shakespeare

"When ill news comes too late to be serviceable to your neighbor, keep it to yourself." - Johann Georg Ritter von Zimmermann

"Dead news like dead love has no phoenix in its ashes." - Enid Bagnold

"my friends plunged into a borderless sea of reminiscences and personal news." - Sarah Orne Jewett

"Gathering news in Russia was like mining coal with a hat pin." - Mary Heaton Vorse

"For most folks, no news is good news; for the press, good news is not news." - Gloria Borger

"The world was quickly forgetting us. And there was little news to report." - John Marsden

"You're not buying news when you buy The New York Times. You're buying judgment." - Arthur Ochs Sulzberger

"News is what a chap who doesn't care much about anything wants to read." - Evelyn Waugh

"What's the good of news if you haven't a sister to share it?" - Jenny DeVries

"If it's called the USA Today, why is all the news from yesterday? BAM. Busted!" - Stephen Colbert

"Bad news travels fast." - Proverbs

"Gravitas is the soup bone in the stew of television news." - Stephen Colbert

"Bad news flies fast." - Anne Bronte

"Where village statesmen talked with looks profound, And news much older than their ale went round." - Oliver Goldsmith

"News from the humming city comes to it In sound of funeral or of marriage bells." - Alfred Tennyson

"Write the news as if your very life depended on it. It does!" - Heywood Broun

"I'd rather get bad news from an honest man than lies from a flatterer." - Ursula K Le Guin

"People write negatives things, cause they feel that's what sells. Good news to them, doesn't sell." - Michael Jackson

"Business news is sexy." - Maria Bartiromo

"News, news, news - that is what we want. You cannot beat news in a newspaper." - Arthur Christiansen

"I'm a news junkie." - Mikhail Baryshnikov

"There's no new news." - Tommy Lee

"If't be summer news, Smile to't before; if winterly, thou need'st But keep that count'nance still." - William Shakespeare

"I've seen the promised land, and there is good news. You can have it all." - Tim Ferriss

"Sarah Palin is joining Fox News. The new slogan is 'hair and unbalanced.'" - David Letterman

"The good news is, the cake is baked. Barack Obama will not be reelected president." - Michele Bachmann

"I was an avid radio fan when I was a boy, as well as a great lover of comic strips" - Guillermo Cabrera Infante

"I'm the Legendary Radio Head" - Thom Yorke



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