We can’t go back to the era of Walter Cronkite et al., when revered newsmen delivered measured pronouncements to a worshipful public. But we can try to keep things from getting even worse. Like Cheney and his colleagues, journalists of all stripes need to remember: these days, the mic is always on.
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