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Anonymous asked in News & EventsMedia & Journalism · 1 decade ago

what's the story behind npr's Bob Edwards' leaving his post on Morning Edition?

I know it happened quite a while ago, but I am just curious

Update:

please don't waste your life putting in nonsense if you don't know any thing about it. Yes that means you, Matt.

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    Radio host Bob Edwards, who drew millions of listeners to National Public Radio for three decades but was demoted earlier this year, is taking his signature voice to a competing radio universe, according to Edwards and executives of Washington-based XM Satellite Radio.

    Starting Oct. 4, Edwards will host his own morning show on a new channel being launched by XM, as the growing subscription radio service makes its move into public-radio programming..Happy New Year..☺

  • 1 decade ago

    As I recall NPR sought to update their profile. Remember a conservative appointee oversees the editing decisions for NPR. I was terribly disappointed to lose Bod Edwards who wrote a wonderful tribute to Edward R. Murrow.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Probably left to fight Israeli's in the Gaza Strip or the West Bank, I would imagine.

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