What the heck was Tim Russert doing on “Late Edition” this Sunday? Well, the obvious answer is hawking his new book (even though he carefully hid that by also talking about Iraq, President Bush’s poll numbers, gay marriage, and blah blah blah.)
That led to this interesting exchange between Wolf Blitzer and Russert:
BLITZER: We’re the last word in Sunday talk. You know that, right?
TIM RUSSERT, HOST, MEET THE PRESS: Because if it’s Sunday, it’s “Meet the Press.”
BLITZER: And we’re the only one that’s seen live around the world in 240 countries.
Russert has also been jumping over to other networks (like Fox) to hawk his book as well.
This raises a number of questions:
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