Just a week after CNN paired Pink’s “Stupid Girls” with a segment on Sarah Palin, the network said Monday it regrets playing Billy Joel’s “Only The Good Die Young” after coming back from commercial break and following a discussion on the Wisconsin Sikh temple shooting.
There are a lot of reasons no one takes you seriously anymore. This is one of them.
Oh damn that makes me want to puke in their shoes.
For fuck’s sake — I can remember when a friend of mine nearly got canned early in his radio career. He played “When the Levee Breaks” by Led Zeppelin after announcing, yes, the levees had broken in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina. He had been in radio for a year and nearly lost his job.
But shit, CNN… really? Y’all need to get your shit together.