On the slow death of opera

Manuela Hoelterhoff on ChevronTexaco's shameful decision to stop funding the Met's Saturday afternoon broadcasts.

The program costs approximately $7 million a year -- a lot of money, to be sure, but chump change for a company that recorded revenues of $92 billion last year. And when you consider that their CEO made $6 million in 2001, well, ya gotta wonder where their priorities are.

Link via Sasha.


Powered by Movable Type 5.12


About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by Paul published on May 25, 2003 11:42 PM.

You know you've been blogging to long... was the previous entry in this blog.

My Dinner With a Whole Bunch Of People is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.