Posted: 29 Sep 2010 07:31 AM PDT
The New York Times Magazine has a big profile out on Glenn Beck. Buried deep within the report was this gem (emphasis added):
This report is consistent with my internal numbers and private list. The discrepancy between my public list, which lists 136 advertisers, and the New York Times’ report is the result of two issues:
The NYT report also contained one other nugget:
For those unaware, the StopBeck effort has been targeting companies whose ads appear on Fox & Friends or The O’Reilly Factor when Glenn Beck is present. It’s reassuring to hear that our efforts are having an effect there as well.
Stopped in the UK
Unfortunately, the NYT report did leave out the fact that the broadcast of Glenn Beck’s show in the UK has run with zero commercials for nearly 8 months. But, I’ll leave you with this parting observation from the report:
Great work all! See, your tweets and emails do matter.
Onward we go…