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CNBC digital piracy interviews will air on Monday, May 5



I spoke with Steve on the phone today. He said he received hundreds of 
replies from January's Politech message. Thanks, folks, for helping him 
out. Previous Politech message:

"Request from CNBC producer working on P2P piracy story"
http://www.politechbot.com/p-04388.html

-Declan

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From: "Mccarthy, Steve (NBC, CNBC)" <Steve.Mccarthy@nbc.com>
To: "'declan@well.com'" <declan@well.com>
Subject: CNBC Press Release
Date: Wed, 30 Apr 2003 15:09:05 -0400

MEDIA ADVISORY

"LEADERS WITH DAVID FABER" TO AIR ON CNBC MONDAY, MAY 5, AT 8 P.M. ET/PT

One-hour Special To Take An In-Depth Look at Digital Piracy and Feature
Interviews with Mark Burnett and Bonnie Fuller

WHAT:
On Monday, May 5, at 8 p.m. ET/PT, CNBC will present "Leaders With David
Faber."  In this one hour special, CNBC Wall Street Correspondent David
Faber will take an in-depth look at the most important issue "rocking" the
media business today--digital piracy.

Faber candidly speaks with leaders of the music industry including Sony CEO
Howard Stringer, Liberty Media CEO John Malone and Film Industry Spokesman
Jack Valenti, as well as the "pirates" and those who would prosecute them.
Both sides of the debate are argued, strong opinions are freely expressed
and potential solutions and consequential mistakes are revealed.

Faber also speaks with "Us Weekly" Editor-In-Chief Bonnie Fuller regarding
her success at the magazine, and Mark Burnett about his rise to become one
of the most
important people in television, as well as his thoughts on the future of
reality programming.

WHEN:	
Monday, May 5, 8 p.m. ET/PT

WHERE:	
Only on CNBC.

**Rough Cut Available Upon Request

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CONTACT:		Alison Rudnick		alison.rudnick@nbc.com
201-346-4427


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