CBS News officials said yesterday "a perfect storm," of circumstances -- including intense competition, faith in the reputation and judgment of a producer, and the reliance on a source with questionable integrity -- had led to their journalistic lapse.
And I was like:
It's interesting that they liken it to a George Clooney movie, considering that bloggers worked From Dusk Till Dawn to debunk the story, it fell apart within One Fine Day, and so far the source* of the memos has been Out of Sight.
*[Make that "the actual source," please. -- ed.]Posted by Jim Treacher at September 21, 2004 12:45 PM