The NYT’s ran an article on Leo and the TWiT Network today. Ã?â??Ã?Â You can check out the entire article here. Ã?â??Ã?Â In the meantime, here’s a clip:
Balancing on a giant rubber ball in a broadcast studio and control room carved out of a cottage in Petaluma, Calif., Leo Laporte is an unlikely media mogul.
Next year, the TWIT empire is expected to move into a larger building, down the street from its current headquarters. Mr. Laporte plans to start a morning show this spring to compete with drive-time radio broadcasters.
Ã?Â¢Ã¢â??Â¬Ã?â??ItÃ?Â¢Ã¢â??Â¬Ã¢â??Â¢s not as if I had a plan for all this,Ã?Â¢Ã¢â??Â¬Ã?Â Mr. Laporte said. Ã?Â¢Ã¢â??Â¬Ã?â??It just kind of happened. It was almost as if we had this audience that was waiting for the medium to come along.Ã?Â¢Ã¢â??Â¬Ã?Â