CBS VP Blames McCain For Media's Obamapalooza World Tour
It’s John McCain’s Fault…
CBS senior vice president Paul Friedman blamed John McCain for the unfair amount of attention that Barack Obama is receiving from the media.
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News executives say there are reasons for the disparity, such as the continuing story about whether Clinton’s and Obama’s supporters can reconcile. They even partly blame McCain. By criticizing Obama for a lack of foreign policy experience, McCain raised the stakes for Obama’s trip, “especially if he winds up going into two war zones,” said Paul Friedman, senior vice president of CBS News.
Obama has traveled to Afghanistan and is expected to go to Iraq. He is also scheduled to visit Jordan, Israel, Germany, France and England. Network anchors stayed home during McCain’s recent foreign excursions.
You can’t make this stuff up.