Talkers Top 100, High NPR Star Salaries Curb the Appeal of Small-Dollar Donations, Thoughts from a woman who posts on the Internet
April 11, 2016•36 min
2016 Talkers Heavy Hundred 1-25
'The next time a public-radio station goes into pledge-drive mode and begs listeners to chip in $100 for those snazzy premiums like the Nina Totin'-Bag, it would be wonderful if, in the spirit of balance and fairness, they would read off some salary numbers for NPR stars. Do people on modest incomes really want to chip in $25 to make sure an anchor can take home $375,000?'
Blogger Ann Barnhardt recently received a death threat because of her anti-Islam stance. Following was her response, which should serve as an inspiration for all of us when we’re bullied or threatened for standing up for our beliefs.
“I’m going to kill you when I find you. Don’t think I won’t, I know where you and your parents live and I’ll need is one phone-call to kil ya’ll.”
Re: Watch your back.
You don’t need to “find” me. My address is 9175