Justin Bieber made his acting debut on the season premiere of CSI last Thursday as a "young domestic terrorist attending right-wing political events and planning a bombing." As stunt casting goes, this is a meaty role. How does one explain CBS tapping Bieber for this part instead of the more Bieber-esque guy-who-gives-Marg-Helgenberger-a-DNA-sample-and-is-ruled-out-as-a-suspect? Could the network be using the young Canadian's star power to advance an anti-Tea Party agenda? In the opinion of Fox News' American Newsroom panel, almost certainly yes.
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