The Viacom Merger; Makarim Wibisono; José Ramos-Horta
Politics, BusinessAir Date 09/07/1999
Auletta, Fabrikant, and Londoner on the Viacom and CBS merger; envoy Makarim Wibisono on East Timor; José Ramos-Horta on East Timor.
The Viacom Merger
Business, Law, MediaAir Date 09/07/1999
Reporters Ken Auletta and Geraldine Fabrikant and media analyst David Londoner dissect the merger between Viacom and CBS.
Senator Bob Graham; Broadcast Networks; Norman Podhoretz
Entertainment, Business, Sports, LawAir Date 02/15/1995
Sen. Graham on baseball and the antitrust law; on the popularity of broadcast networks; journalist Norman Podhoretz.
BusinessAir Date 02/15/1995
A conversation about broadcast networks and their sudden increase in popularity.
Information Superhighway; Paramount Takeover; 'Schindler's List'
Entertainment, Tech, MediaAir Date 01/11/1994
On the Clinton administration's plans for the information superhighway. On Viacom and QVC’s battle for Paramount. Film critics on “Schindler’s List.”
Paramount Communications Takeover
Entertainment, BusinessAir Date 01/11/1994
Geraldine Fabrikant, Bryan Burrough, Ken Auletta, and Walter Isaacson discuss the battle for Paramount between Viacom and QVC.
Senator Al Gore; Gloria Steinem; Nick Nicholas Retirement; 100th Episode
Business, Books, HealthAir Date 02/24/1992
Sen. Al Gore on the environment; Gloria Steinem's "Revolution from Within"; on the ouster of Nick Nicholas; memorable excerpts.
Nick Nicholas Retirement
Business, MediaAir Date 02/24/1992
Journalists Richard Clurman and Geraldine Fabrikant on the retirement of Nick Nicholas, the heir apparent of Time Warner.