Wednesday, April 26, 2006

Something to Help Them Cope with Life

From Chuck Colson,

"One station cancelled my four-minute BreakPoint commentary saying that four minutes is the equivalent of one song. Horrors! Besides, the station manager allowed, BreakPoint is too serious and not contemporary enough. When another major station, this one in Cincinnati, replaced BreakPoint with music, I called the station manager, arguing that believers need to think Christianly about major worldview issues. The young woman on the other end of the phone admonished me: "But we don't want to do anything that will upset our listeners.

[emphasis mine]
'Younger women,' she said, want 'something to help them cope with life.' "

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