Yes, it's bad out there - Ed Harding at Channel 5 just put his glasses on.
The Channel 5 anchor finally went too far tonight with his dedication to his job (which in the past has included working both morning and evening shifts and coming in on weekends): He gamely tried doing the news with a bad sore throat (which made him sound like he'd been huffing helium), but around 5:40, Heather Unruh stuck a mug and a bottle of honey... Read more
Because you do. Well, some of you, at any rate.
Over at Channel 4, David Wade reports on a "news tip" Channel 4 got from a regular viewer this morning:
... FYI to David W. Don't mean to be mean, but your hair needs a little help this AM. It's not very flattering when you look straight on at the camera :( ...
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Brian reports that instead of seeing the ending of "Eli Stone" last night, Channel 5 viewers got to listen to pre-newscast banter:
We caught Ed Harding and the weatherman making jokes, smalltalk and discussing a baseball game. The latter practiced his weather tease three times.
LUCKILY, and I do mean luckily, Harding and the rest of the news team seemingly kept the language clean,... Read more
On Channel 5, Ed Harding just promised that Harvey Leonard would explain "that clump of shmutz coming our way."
Harv started his weather forecast and, when some giant blob of clouds came on the screen behind him, said: "And that SHMUTZ that Ed referred to earlier, well, here it is."
Don't ask the Boston Gal to pick up any of the new $5 Sox scratch tickets for you:
... [M]y beloved Boston Red Sox have sold their soul to the Massachusetts State Lottery by teaming up with them with this scratch ticket which will "offer a mix of killer ticket deals, cash prizes and Sox paraphernalia."
Why do I get the feeling this move... Read more
Things that Suck decrees that one thing that sucks is local newscasts pimping for shows on their networks:
... Channel 4 just did a little report on Boston connections to the new season of Survivor, which of course just had its season premier tonight on CBS. The Apprentice is always news on Channel 7. Ed Harding gets all giddy talking about the happenings on... Read more