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Neil Conan, NPR’s Talk of the Nation, ride off into the radio sunset

Friday, June 28, 2013

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One of NPR’s most glowing institutions was allowed to die yesterday. Neil Conan signed off for the last broadcast of Talk of the Nation, a midday staple for 21 years. However good the (less expensive to produce) successor programming is or isn’t, TOTN will be sorely missed. Here’s Conan’s exit interview (audio and print) with Tell Me More from NPR News.


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