The Corner

Some Indictments Are “Chicken-Turdish”

More media history for your Fitzmas. When Clinton cabinet officials Mike Espy and Henry Cisneros were indicted in 1997, the networks were completely bored. Not only did they not disturb “Days of Our Lives.” They could barely manage a few sentences in the evening. Butterflies got better coverage. Some morning shows skipped them altogether. Get a little thumb-sketch 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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