Winner 1982

The Larry King Show

Mutual Broadcasting System

Every weeknight, thousands and thousands of Americans tune in to their favorite Mutual station and hear quality radio programming as Larry King interviews a celebrity or a newsmaker. Later, many of these listeners invest their own money in calling Larry King and making observations about a variety of things. The discussions and the calls are interesting, informative, entertaining, and lend a welcome relief to much of today’s radio fare. On Larry King Show one may expect to find topics that are meaningful, interviewees who have something to contribute, and a host who knows his business. For bringing such a refreshing breeze to today’s radio, the Peabody Board recognizes The Larry King Show.