Podcast of TV CONFIDENTIAL Show No. 466: How TV Covered the World Series Earthquake is now available online for listening on demand

The World Series Earthquake
Original Airdates: Oct. 4-6, 2019
TVC 466.1: Tony, Donna, and Ed remember the Loma Prieta earthquake that occurred in Northern California on Oct. 17, 1989. The 6.9-magnitude quake caused sixty-three deaths; injured 3,757 people; damaged or destroyed homes, buildings, and major thoroughfares throughout the San Francisco Bay Area; and halted the 1989 World Series between the San Francisco Giants and the Oakland A’s for ten days.

How TV Covered the Loma Prieta Earthquake
Original Airdates: Oct. 4-6, 2019
TVC 466.6: Tony, Donna, and Ed remember how both network and local television covered the Loma Prieta earthquake of Oct. 17, 1989, including how then-ABC Sports broadcaster Al Michaels found himself playing news anchor in the hours immediately following the quake.

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