This is not going to go away.
It's sort of funny because the beach does not seem to be as crowded so I guess everyone who is at the beach wants some water ice because we've had business.
Within the Times, there's a great deal of concern about how this is going to reflect on the Times as an institution and therefore on them.
We have, without any fanfare or much conversation, moved into a era in which news organizations are expected to explain themselves. Twenty years ago, it would not be expected that the New York Times would explain itself. The concept of what accountability is has changed.
It's a transitional year. And we're going to be in transition for longer than a year.
The fact that the vice president shot someone at close range is very interesting. It is easy to mock, and jokes continue. But it should not be the role of the press to make jokes. That is bad judgment.
The judges felt that, in a field of hugely important investigations, the revelation of systematic domestic spying by the government was the most important. They wanted to send a message that this kind of reporting is essential to our democracy.
When we went back, everything was turned upside down, right-side up, everywhere. We did right to leave because we would've been swimming in some kind of way.
Today is an entertainment show that has a news segment. I don't think there's any question that NBC sees it that way.
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