ABC News Radio Sets 4th Of July Specials
June 20, 2007 at 6:58 AM (PT)
ABC NEWS RADIO's FOURTH OF JULY holiday offerings to affiliates include a one-hour "FOURTH OF JULY LIVE" special from CONEY ISLAND, hosted by TODD ANT. The special will preview the annual NATHAN'S hot dog eating contest and wil look at the history of CONEY ISLAND and the pending closing of the amusement park there.
Another one-hour special, "ABC'S SUNSATIONAL SUMMER 2007," hosted by HILARIE BARSKY, will look at ways for listeners to make the most of their summers, from best beaches and books to fashion dos and don'ts.
And a JOHN STOSSEL special, "MYTHS, LIES AND DOWNRIGHT STUPIDITY," will offer more of STOSSEL's popular myth-busting, including whether gun control really reduces crime, whether opposites attract, and even whether a penny dropped from a tall building can kill someone passing beneath it.