Read On, Ted.

May 1, 2004

I’ve kept up with the so-called controversy over Ted Koppel reading the names of our war fatalities . We can run the names of the 9-11 victims as a backdrop to a U2 song during a Superbowl, but we can’t run the name of fallen soldiers during a news program. One is entertainment, the other news. And yet somehow, the news program is the controversial one.