CNN Exults in Clinton Kiss: 'They're Off, Separately, to Change the World'

<p>Media sycophancy for the Clintons is so 1990s, but every now and then the MSM muster up a bit of nostalgia and pour lavish praise on the former first couple. Take CNN's Wolf Blitzer and Jill Dougherty at the close of the 5 p.m. EDT hour of today's &quot;The Situation Room.&quot; </p><p>&quot;Often times, a kiss is just a kiss, but when you're a former president planting one on your wife, the secretary of state, it can garner a lot of attention,&quot; CNN's Wolf Blitzer gushed as he introduced a story by colleague Jill Dougherty in which the latter enthused that after a &quot;brief public display of affection&quot; before an audience at the Clinton Global Initiative, the Democratic power couple were &quot;off, separately, to change the world.&quot;</p><p>You can see the video embedded below the page break, or listen <a href="http://media.eyeblast.org/newsbusters/static/2009/09/2009-09-25-CNN-TSRB... target="_blank">to the audio here</a>:</p><!--break--><div><object width="240" height="194"><param name="movie" value="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=GdkUSUnz4z&amp;c1=0x305492&... name="allowFullScreen" value="true"></param><embed src="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=GdkUSUnz4z&amp;c1=0x305492&... allowfullscreen="true" width="240" height="194"></embed></object></div>

Ken Shepherd
Ken Shepherd
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