Posts Tagged ‘Wide World of Sports’

The Gentleman Giant

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

RemingtonLeader.  Visionary.  Gentleman.

Leonard Goldenson.  The founder of ABC.

In the early years of television, NBC and CBS had dominance, prestige, and history.

ABC had Leonard Goldenson.

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Where There’s a Will, There’s a Wallenda

Saturday, June 16th, 2012

The bar for awesome just got higher. By a few hundred miles.

Nik Wallenda crossed Niagara Falls on a tightrope last night. ABC broadcast the event as a prime time special, a logical outlet given the network has daredevil events in its DNA.

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