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Is there any link in terms of the production and the oversight of a production between
entertainment and news now?
I didn't get the first --
Is there any link --
Stanton -- between entertainment and --
Well, sure, you've got --
In terms of production and management.
You've got things like “Entertainment Tonight” which is a Hollywood-produced
collection of news events, tilted in the direction of entertainment, but nevertheless dealing
with hard news as well.
In the CBS organization, as in NBC, and I think it certainly would be true in ABC, the
entertainment people don't come over and try to produce anything in news. And news people
seldom cross over into the entertainment side.
Top management, if it's on its toes, as I think it should be, does everything to keep those
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