“The streets are empty. It’s eerie. It’s as though a bomb had dropped somewhere.”
CNN reporter SUSAN CANDIOTTI, reporting from Watertown, Mass., just days after the — oops! — Boston marathon bombings, via The Colbert Report.
Both Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert aired the very same soundbite, which, along with John King’s “dark-skinned male” report, should give CNN pause the next time they claim to uphold any standard of broadcast journalism.