In case you haven't noticed, NBC isn't exactly a big ratings machine any longer.WHDH is making a big mistake. Among other points,
Jay is a hometown boy,growing up in the Boston
suburb of Andover. They will garner some ill will
from folks who are proud of Leno's success. And let's
face it, NBC can't afford to let this stand because
then it sets a precedent for other stations to try it.
WHDH will be forced to take the Leno show or
NBC WILL find a new affiliate to make an example out
While it may still be better for a station to be an affiliate than to be independent, NBC would also be losing a lot.