Sinclair's Porn Ties?

October 27, 2004 | Posted in Editorial Features by jonnobot

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Given the fact that Sinclair Broadcast Group doesn't seem to have a problem playing dirty, it's perhaps no surprise that its CEO "used to run a company that specialized in processing pornographic 8mm films", according to the LA Times and AVN. True, the thirty year old connection between the conservative-leaning media company and the porn industry is tenuous at best—but when it comes to playing dirty, especially this late in the election season, we're not surprised that what goes around comes around either.

"LA Times Says Conservative Sinclair Media Group Chief Tied to Porn" (AVN)
"Sinclair's Growth Matched by Criticism" (LA Times, 10/24; registration required)

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