Both Ritter and Remer lay a small part of the blame for the closing of the Door on the Reader, which was established in 1972. "The original Reader was a joke; we laughed at it," Ritter recalls.
Vince Compagnone on the Door: "As desperate as we were for ads, we still had to wrestle with political correctness. Is this ad sexist?"
Posted November 25, 1992
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