We should expect our media to pursue truth above all else and when errors are made, that they are corrected. Ira Glass lived up to journalism's greatest objective, which sadly is an all-too-rare occurrence in an age where the Fox News reaction is what we have come to expect.
Fox News has launched a flurry of attacks on Media Matters, making the ludicrous argument that the IRS should revoke our nonprofit status. Because of its size and influence, News Corp. believes it can intimidate anyone who takes issue with its agenda.
The good news is that News Corp. is taking great strides towards creating a greener place to work and live. But it must be tough balancing act for them to justify its product line that doesn't agree with those values.
After I told Fox yesterday that the story about me wasn't true -- and this is the surreal part -- they kept reporting it anyway. Fox's Garrett told me he'd "take it under advisement." Take it under advisement?