WNET Turns 50
Today on the Morning Media Menu, we discussed the fiftieth anniversary of WNET, New York City's first educational television station.
Our guest was FishbowlNY co-editor Jerry Barmash (pictured), talking about some of the great shows that aired on the network, including Sesame Street and Electric Company. He also revealed his new series about the origins and future of the station.
Press play below to listen. Click here to receive Mediabistro's Daily Newsfeed via email. The show was hosted by GalleyCat editor Jason Boog. Music by Kevin MacLeod.