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  •  I first made acquaintance with c-span (0+ / 0-)

    when they broadcast the Iran-Contra flapdoodle. Lamb was devotedly non-partisan and made a point of stressing the neutrality of c-span. They had a rep.

    I ♥ President Obama. ~ Yes, we did. Again.
    NOW: Hands off SocSec, Medicare and Medicaid. NO Grand Bargain.
    Rich pay a bit more. DoD take a bit less. End war on Afghanistan sooner.

    by OleHippieChick on Sat Jan 12, 2013 at 08:43:47 AM PST

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    •  Me too, glued to it in college (0+ / 0-)

      But that was live coverage of congressional hearings, which doesn't lend itself to much bias. I'm talking about how they fill up all that time when congress is not in session and there's only so much taped congressional proceedings you can show. E.g. guests on WJ, panels, book readings, etc. These, IMO, have tended to lean somewhat right for years, well before Lamb retired.

      "Liberty without virtue would be no blessing to us" - Benjamin Rush, 1777

      by kovie on Sat Jan 12, 2013 at 08:56:28 AM PST

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      •  Yes, WJ infuriated me many many times (1+ / 0-)
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        over the years. I don't watch anymore but can believe, like all else, that it's worse than ever.

        I ♥ President Obama. ~ Yes, we did. Again.
        NOW: Hands off SocSec, Medicare and Medicaid. NO Grand Bargain.
        Rich pay a bit more. DoD take a bit less. End war on Afghanistan sooner.

        by OleHippieChick on Sat Jan 12, 2013 at 09:08:53 AM PST

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