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The Media’s Reagan Record

When liberals complain that last week was an intolerable seven days of praise for Reagan, you can always note that it’s hardly a balance for twenty or thirty years of media attacks. Like this one, from just five years ago, from Katie Couric promoting the odd Edmund Morris book on Reagan:

“Good morning. The Gipper was an airhead! That’s one of the conclusions of a new biography of Ronald Reagan that’s drawing a tremendous amount of interest and fire today, Monday, September the 27th, 1999.” To see more of the media’s Reagan record, see here.

Tim GrahamTim 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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