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Perez takes on former employers in “Confessions..”…

(edited from NYDailyNews.com) – Former WABC/CH. 7 (mostly recently at Miami’s WPLG) anchor Charles Perez has a new book out, and it’s a safe bet he won’t be invited to station reunions.

That’s because in “Confessions of a Gay Anchorman,” he takes a blowtorch to the folks at WABC Ch. 7 for the way he was treated.

“I would learn the hard way that these were not nice people, with the exception of Sade [Baderinwa],” Perez writes. “She had somehow learned to swim in these waters with a certain Teflon quality. Of that, I was envious.”

Perez joined WABC Ch. 7 as a weekend anchor and correspondent in 2004. However, two years in, he left for a job in Miami.

Perez trashes Diana Williams, Liz Cho, Bill Ritter and particularly Sam Champion (now at GMA) in the book.

He also slams the way the station operates….Cont….

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