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“This Tells Us Something About We Who Are Producing This”

Jarvis reports from a PBS panel at Reuters on news and tabloid culture, and records the following soundbite from Carl Bernstein:

Bernstein asks the room who voted for Bush. Not a single person raises a hand. “This tells us something about we who are producing this,” he says.

It does tell us something, doesn’t it? Although it does not tell us as explicitly as Thomas Edsall and Linda Greenhouse.