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Greater Boston; Presidential Politics / Broken Spy Satellite / Digital Conversion

02/19/2008


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Series
Greater Boston
Program
Presidential Politics / Broken Spy Satellite / Digital Conversion
Series Description

HUB CITY AT ITS BEST. A LOOK AT EVERYTHING AND EVERYBODY INTERESTING IN BOSTON. HOSTED BY EMILY ROONEY. Series release date: 1/1997

Program Description

Presidential Politics Presidential hopeful Barack Obama made his first mistake yesterday, when he used lines from a speech delivered by Gov. Deval Patrick. Was it plagiarism, and will it hurt his candidacy?

Guests: Tom Fiedler, Shorenstein Center, Harvard University; Kara Miller, The MetroWest Daily News

Broken Spy Satellite The US Navy is planning to destroy a broken spy satellite that contains a full tank of toxic fuel.

Guest: Kelly Beatty, Executive editor, Sky & Telescope

Digital Conversion On Feb. 17, 2009, television stations will stop broadcasting in analog signal, forcing TV viewers will older sets to buy digital conversion boxes.

Guests: Ashley Dos Santos, National Association of Broadcasters; Hiawatha Bray, The Boston Globe

Duration

00:28:30

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Local Communities
Citation
Chicago: “Greater Boston; Presidential Politics / Broken Spy Satellite / Digital Conversion,” 02/19/2008, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 11, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F41FCB7C1F7D44AAA2CCFDCEC7D47FE1.
MLA: “Greater Boston; Presidential Politics / Broken Spy Satellite / Digital Conversion.” 02/19/2008. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 11, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F41FCB7C1F7D44AAA2CCFDCEC7D47FE1>.
APA: Greater Boston; Presidential Politics / Broken Spy Satellite / Digital Conversion. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F41FCB7C1F7D44AAA2CCFDCEC7D47FE1
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