KYW Drops Fred Sherman
January 23, 2009 at 5:30 AM (PT)
Longtime CBS RADIO News KYW-A/PHILADELPHIA financial commentator FRED SHERMAN has been dropped by the station after over 24 years, reports the PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER's MICHAEL KLEIN.
SHERMAN, who recently celebrated his 85th birthday, told KLEIN that he offered to work for free but was turned down. He also recently ended updates on his website, FredSherman.com, citing factors including "the website crash, the economy, the markets and health issues with both (site partner) STEVE (VAN RENSSELAER) and with me."