John Oliver’s weekly show on HBO takes a look at Sinclair Broadcast Group, the growing collection of TV stations that includes KATV in Little Rock and will grow in local influence with acquisitions n Northwest Arkansas and Memphis.
Oliver continues to examine a theme that has long accompanied Sinclair acquisitions — its conservative political bent and the must-run reporting and
Among others, Oliver gets into pro-Trump commentator Boris Epshteyn, now Sinclair’s chief political analyst.
The issue is whether the national outfit influences local news. By way of example, Oliver shows