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What's Happening in Williamsburg: The GOP "Retreats"

Bruce2397 Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 9:30 AM
The Ad Council and other non-profit groups don't pay some stations to run PSAs when they've gotten free airings on other stations---AND it would put the station's license at risk. If some stations have asked for and gotten money for that, they're running a terrible risk of losing their license--which is a license to print money in nearly any market, worth so much more than the chicken feed they might get for charging a small amount for running a few (otherwise free) PSAs. No station owned by a major ownership group (Clearl Channel, CBS, ABC/Cap Cities, etc) would ever do that.

The welcoming remarks of an unidentified member of the senior GOP House leadership to the assembled Republican conference gathering for a "retreat" in Williamsburg have leaked:

Welcome to Williamsburg, Members of the House Republican Conference. We hope you enjoy your retreat.

Perhaps we should begin with that age old tradition: Look to your left. Now look to your right. Either you or one of those two people won’t be here in two years. Perhaps two of the three will be gone. If you are sitting in the wrong row, all three of you could be looking for work with the Potato...