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‘People Think It Is for Dummies and Is Unsubstantial’

Christiane Amanpour says that’s the misconception about TV news. But she tells the NY Times, “I don’t watch a lot of television. Either I watch or I record certain documentaries, certain cultural programs. I often watch the late-night satire programs like Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert.” Also, she keeps her umbrella in a piece of unexploded cannon shell. (h/t Romenesko)

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