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Solve a Problem Like Maria?

NBC is tenderly greeting how the First Lady of California will do her occasional turns on “Dateline NBC” on Laci Peterson or botox injections. Media ethicists are doing spins. But what about everything she’s done before?

Remember the Reagan-killed-AIDS-kids line? Telling Hillary she’s comparable to Nelson Mandela?

And then explaining she worked for three weeks to make sure it wasn’t an “Oh, you’re so wonderful interview“?

Touring with Castro and noting “the level of public services was remarkable”?

All of these should have meant someone put Maria in a closet and not let her do anything political…

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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