The media are dumbing down what is presented to readers and viewers to the extent that I'd argue it's bordering on criminal.
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On October 29, 1956, The Huntley-Brinkley Report began on NBC and revolutionized television news.
We seem to iconize certain newsies which is maybe why we have two new biographies in audio and print about veteran television newsfolk: Walter Cronkite and Dan Rather.
But both the news and journalist Daniel Schorr died this week. Schorr died peacefully after a long and productive life. The news, however, was murdered. Unworthy commentators destroyed news.
Why should Williams cross his fingers and hope his message takes with reporters when he can get it out there himself? He's a blogger, dammit, no man speaks for him!
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