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Literally Psyched

The ultimate judge and jury of journalistic responsibility: We, the readers

Lehrer's "apology" speech--at none other than the Knight Foundation for "quality journalism."

Picture the following scenario. A well-respected surgeon successfully concludes an operation. It’s the end of a long day, and he is looking forward to going home for a well-earned break. Everything proceeds smoothly. The surgeon promptly forgets surgery and patient alike. The following year, our patient doubles over with stomach pain. Other problems soon follow: [...]

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