Who can better insulate themselves from inconvenient facts than broadcasters with a microphone in one hand, a team of screeners to vet calls, and one finger on a button that can cut the mic of anyone with a devastating rebuttal?
Until a few years ago, the realities of the talk radio medium enhanced the ability of hosts to lie with impunity, and kept their listeners safely inside an information bubble.
But maybe social media changes everything.
I’ve got an idea about how to pop the talk radio bubble.
Please join the experiment.