Spring Cleaning at the Fourth Estate perhaps?
posted at 5/12/2013 7:01 AM EDT
One of the top policy advisors to the Obama administration and one of those charged with writing the palatable talking points Ms. Rice delivered the Sunday following the massacre at Benghazi is the Brother of CBS's top executive! Could a conflict of interest exist here? Makes you wonder if the news we get is reported or manufactured.
Another CBS newscaster Scott Pelley, in a speech delivered at a recent college commencement talked about how his craft of delivering news with precise facts has been greatly impacted negatively the last few months. He told how he even was guilty of reporting incorrect facts about the shootings in Newtown Ct.
Democracies succeed or fail based on their journalism," said Scott Pelley.
"America is strong because its journalism is strong. That's how democracies work. They're only as good as the quality of the information that the public possesses. And that is where we come in."