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Cable news mostly bad news in Day One of Trayvon Martin murder trial
Cable news mostly bad news in Day One of Trayvon Martin murder trial

Cable news was mostly bad news in Day One of the Trayvon Martin trial. Why am I not shocked that once again 24/7 cable news failed to rise to a big-news occasion loaded with powerful sociological implications? MSNBC promised fabulous live coverage of the trial. But when prosecuting attorney John Guy used the F-word as the third word in his opening argument, MSNBC didn't have a delay in place. And they still didn't have one in place when he used it a second time for dramatic effect. Finally, they went to Chuck Todd who apologized on behalf of his channel for not having a delay in place and promised that one would be put into place. I wonder how long real journalists from...

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