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CBS Correspondent McCormick Injured In Afghanistan|Newspaper Ad Revenues Down 29%|A Closer Look At Nemanzee|Glenn Beck Can’t Spell

TVNewser: CBS News correspondent Cami McCormick was injured in Afghanistan today. While traveling with the U.S. Army, McCormick’s convoy was struck by an IED. She underwent surgery and was transported to Bagram Air Base for additional treatment.

Associated Press: Newspapers’ ad revenues dropped by 29 percent during the second quarter of 2009, depriving the industry of $2.8 billion — the deepest loss since the industry started to feel stressed three years ago.

WhoWhatWhy: A closer look at political fundraiser Hassan Nemazee, who was arrested earlier this week.

Mediaite: Glenn Beck forgot how to spell “oligarchy.”

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