The Corner

Re: Outing the Socialists

On NBC last night, Brian Williams singled out a “vehement” viewer e-mail suggesting “Briansama” was coming to Memphis because he’s out to elect Harold Ford. Perhaps if Brian spent a day or two in Vermont pointing out what kind of socialists we might be putting in the governing majority if we elect the “centrists” like Junior Casey or Junior Ford in the battleground states, we could feel the Brian is being unfairly maligned. But it’s obvious that the networks seem to focus on the very same states where the Democrats are putting their big last-minute cash. In-kind contributions of free media seem to match very nicely.

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 ...