There is a link to a pdf file in the story, containing a memo detailing a list of advertisers that want to be balcked out of Air America programming. This does happen with many shows, including the Limbaugh show, but I find it a bit odd that it would happen to a network whose listeners should be among the desirable ad targets.
As of 2/28/05: 101 pounds since December 7, 2004 OFFICIAL THREE-MONTH COUNT: 112 pounds on March 9, 2005 OFFICIAL SIX-MONTH COUNT: 142 pounds on June 8, 2005 OFFICIAL ONE YEAR COUNT: 187 pounds on December 7, 2005 As of 2/27/06: 202 pounds "I've lost a heavyweight" As of 7/31/06: 224 pounds
I swore I heard a similar story in Newsweek way back when - over a year ago, I think - that said much the same thing about Clinton, with the same result. Maybe I'm wrong, though. Too lazy to look through archives, if they're even there.