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Cbs Plugs Cbs Fiction

Jonah, is it just me, or is it kind of funny to see the Murrow-worshipping, fictionalizing-CBS movie “Good Night and Good Luck” pasted at the top as a commercial at CBSNews.com? I wonder if CBS is charging (or foregoing) the regular fee for that cockeyed cross-promotion.

Tim Graham — Tim Graham is Director of Media Analysis at the Media Research Center, where he began in 1989, and has served there with the exception of 2001 and 2002, when served ...

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