John Stossel: Peter Jennings Thought "I Was Bad For ABC," Wouldn't Look At Me
The Daily Beast:
He enraged not only the audience over the years, but also many at the network--notably the late Peter Jennings, who believed Stossel's brand of libertarian advocacy journalism was a blot on the ABC escutcheon. Jennings refused even to look at him when they passed in the halls. "Peter felt he was upholding the objectivity of ABC and I was violating that, I was bad for ABC," Stossel tells The Daily Beast in an exclusive interview.