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    • The Wright Stuff

    • From NBC to Autism Speaks
    • By: Bob Wright, Diane Mermigas
    • Narrated by: Hillary Huber, Kevin Pariseau
    • Length: 14 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Named president and CEO of NBC at the age of 43, he faced a two-headed dragon: on one hand, distrust from the network people deeply skeptical of the "suit" from GE, their new corporate parent; and on the other, fiscal oversight demands from a cautious, conservative institution reluctant to invest heavily in a media business they didn't understand. For the next 20 years, he managed to navigate the fine line between the two and in the process completely reinvent - and save - the network.

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