Meanwhile on the Rathergate beat there are all sorts of interesting developments.
reports that the three execs asked to resign are declining to take this generous offer!
And Bummer Dietz
is still on the case. I’ve been commenting there too. You might enjoy this part
“For all you film buffs:
Direct transcription of Diana Christensen from Paddy Chayefsky's script for the movie Network, 1976."We're having heavy legal pressure from the federal government right now. We're getting around the FBI by running the show in collaboration with the news division. We're standing on the First Amendment, freedom of the press and the right to protect our sources. ...Walsh says we can knock out the misprision of felony charge, but it's going to series. They'll hit us with conspiracy, inducement to commit a crime. Walt says we'll all end up in federal prison." Couldn't have said it better myself!”