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WATCH: Snowden, Debates, Trump Lies, And Overdose Videos


Edward SnowdenSome journalists are outraged that the Washington Post editorial board supports the prosecution of the source that helped the paper win a Pulitzer.

Trump “Lies” After Trump’s disavowal of ‘birtherism’, many media outlets called his comments outright lies. Is it a dangerous threshold for the media to cross?

Presidential Debates – Trump is already working the refs and others are calling on moderators to confront falsehoods. What’s the key advice to moderating this debate without becoming the story?

Overdose Video – Should the Lawrence Eagle-Tribune have published a haunting video showing a 2-year old reacting to her mother’s overdose?

Rants and Raves Our panel highlights some media hits and misses from the week.


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