Chapter 10The Great Editing Debate

“It would be nice if we were all instant ‘personalities,’ with minds enchanting our listeners no matter what the subject. Unfortunately, we’re all too human. If you can imagine a toddler playing violin for the first time, consider your listeners’ take on your first broadcasts. Whether or not you want it to be the case, you’re going to need a lot of practice. But for now you can edit.

“In times past, editing involved a metal tray, a razor, splicing tape, and tons of time. Software now allows us to shape our shows in ways tape editors never imagined, and precise edits which once took minutes or hours now take seconds. ...

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