The Corporation for Public Broadcasting is on a White House hit list for elimination

"Personally, I’ve always been unclear on the precise reason for this; based on my reading, it appears to be some amalgamation of perceived liberal bias — a characterization that seems to be uttered with increasing synonymity with accountability media — and misuse of taxpayer dollars, never mind the public benefit and the paltry sums of savings such an elimination would entail."

Source: Nieman Lab

Posted on: February 21, 2017

Frank Eriksen was a radio star

"Frank Eriksen was a DJ who was fully able to take advantage of the fun, freedom and flexibility of the place. He was funny, fast, professional, unprofessional, irreverent and spontaneous."


Posted on: February 21, 2017

Vail Resorts to acquire Vermont’s iconic Stowe Mountain Resort

"On the heels of its purchase of Whistler Blackcomb in August, Vail Resorts announced today an agreement to acquire Stowe Mountain Resort from Mt. Mansfield Company, Inc (MMC) [a wholly owned subsidiary of American International Group, Inc. (AIG)] for $50 million. The deal was reached on February 17, 2017. Stowe will be the first East Coast resort that Vail Resorts will have in its portfolio of 13 ski areas."

Source: Freeskier Magazine

Posted on: February 21, 2017