17 Apr The Comedian Who Bought the Weather Channel
When Byron Allen bought the Weather Channel for $300 million, in March, it might have seemed to some like the setup to a late-night punchline.
Byron Allen? The man who co-hosted “Real People” in 1979 and now appears on syndicated comedy shows?
Mr. Allen is serious, though. He paid cash. Without much notice, the former comedy prodigy has…