'Today' Can't Find a Republican To Discuss McCain Announcement
Total lack of balance! Couldn't Fox News have found at least one Democrat to discuss a Democrat's candidacy? Outrageous, isn't it? Well, yes, it would be. Except it didn't happen. But the mirror-image did. Here's how this morning's "Today" covered John McCain's announcement of his candidacy on last night's Letterman:
Andrea Mitchell, who recently denied that NBC has any liberal bias or that Chris Matthews is a liberal, narrated a segment in which the two media people appearing were Newsweek's Richard Wolffe [one of Keith Olbermann's favorite guests], and Anne Kornblut of the New York Times. Host Matt Lauer then kicked things around with Tim Russert, former senior aide to liberal Democratic Governor of New York Mario Cuomo.
That's right. "Today" couldn't find one Republican to discuss a Republican's presidential prospects.
Outrageous, isn't it? And this time, it was all too real.
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