Michael J. Socolow

Michael J. Socolow

Michael J. Socolow teaches journalism at the University of Maine. He is a media historian whose research centers upon America’s original radio networks in the 1920s and 1930s. He is also a former broadcast journalist who has worked as an Assignment Editor for CNN.

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Sunday, July 30, 2017
Liberals, Cut Your Cable Cords
They’ve finally done it. For the first time, MSNBC is consistently beating Fox News in total primetime cable news viewership. The number one program in cable news is no longer Bill O’Reilly’s. Oxford-educated Rachel Maddow has supplanted the vanished Fox News host, and her soaring ratings...
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