As The Media Shifts ...

A reader writes:

When I was 13, I watched CNN cover the largely peaceful overthrow of the Milosevic gov't from my junior high school history class. Not only did the "MSM" thoroughly and innovatively (through the Internet) document that great triumph of freedom, they also made the most of their power as a major source of news, in a way that definitely imprinted the importance of journalism pretty hard upon my mind, and (I'm sure) on the minds of anyone who saw a young Serbian guy fly his country's flag outside the overrun gov't-run TV station. It was heavy.

I hope there are kids today who are logging on and watching this "revolution" or whatever you want to call it in Iran, and I am extremely grateful that you are helping spread this message in lieu of the now-defunct "MSM". Rock on.