Anchors: Brokaw, Jennings, Rather and the Evening News
Ever since the ratings battle between Jennings, Rather and Brokaw began in 1983, fighting has been fierce. Today the competition is extremely close and the infighting between networks is often brutal. As one ex-president of CBS News said, "It's trench warfare. There's everything out there but mustard gas". Anchors profiles in depth this trio of larger-than-life newsmen--"living logos of the networks". 8 pages of photographs.
65 pages matching asked in this book
Results 1-3 of 65
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
affiliates American anchor desk anchorman asked audience began Berlin Bettag broadcast Brokaw NBC Nightly bureau Bush called camera CBS's Charles Charles Kuralt China competition control room correspondent cover coverage East executive producer friends Gartner going Grossman head interview Jennings ABC's World John Chancellor John McWethy journalists knew Kusnetz live look Malta Meredith Michael Gartner minutes monitor morning Mudd NBC Nightly NBC's never newscast newsroom Nielsen night Okay Pattullo Paul Friedman Peter Jennings piece president radio Rather's ratings recalls reporter Reuven Frank Robert MacNeil Roone Arledge Sarah Jennings satellite Schutzman screen senior producer smile staffers Steve Tello story talk tape television tell Terenzio there's thing thought Today trying turned viewers Walter Cronkite Washington watching week weekend what's White House World News Tonight Yankton York