Thursday, November 18, 2010
Your Daily '80s: With this ring
About this time in 1980, Broadcasting readers were getting sold on how a program about weddings and marriage could help radio stations rake in the advertising dollars.
Thirty years later, I would imagine With This Ring is just as obsolete as 39 percent of Americans think marriage is.
A society without marriage, or at least one where the institution is about as significant as the next Harry Potter movie? (Check that, less significant than the next Harry Potter movie.)
What could go wrong?