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Newsreaders quit, live-on-air: Cindy Michaels and Tony Consiglio sign off

by | 23rd, November 2012

EVERYONE in media is so bloody concerned for their careers that they refuse to upset anyone or make any bold moves. So when someone finally does it and in a very public way one can’t help but stand and applaud.

And so, to two American newsreaders in Maine who resigned live-on-air at the end of their programme, because they were being leaned on to give a certain political slant to their broadcasts.

Cindy Michaels and Tony Consiglio of ABC’s WVII affiliate in Bangor, Maine, announced that they were

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