09/08/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

ABC News' Big Day: You Win Some, You Lose Some

Friday was a big day for ABC News, but it wasn't all good.

Just as "Nightline" nabbed the exclusive get of John Edwards' confession that he did, in fact, have a sexual affair with Rielle Hunter, more attention was directed towards "Nightline" co-anchor Martin Bashir, who (in addition to the "Asian babes" an erections controversy of earlier this week and last) was revealed to have made racially-charged comments about Barack Obama at the UNITY conference celebrating diversity among journalists.

Read about ABC's big get — the Edwards confession.

Watch Bashir's new controversial comments — "Big Black Barack."