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Trump v. Comey media war opens with a bang on ABC

Trump v. Comey media war opens with a bang on ABC

I thought watching Watergate unfold on the evening news was a mind blowing experience back in the 1970s when I was a young reporter starting out in the business.

But as extraordinary as that was, it is nothing compared to what’s happening today with the presidency and media. We have sailed so far into uncharted waters thanks to the reckless behavior of Donald Trump and the massive proliferation of media that one has to wonder if we will ever get back to something resembling normalcy in our media, political and cultural lives.

Sunday night network TV has traditionally been about prime-time dramas or live sporting events, but there was James Comey, former head of the FBI,...

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