Ed Driscoll

Burying The Lead

“Journalists are taught never to ‘bury the lead.’ Yet it looks as if that’s precisely what CBS’s ’60 Minutes’ did in reporter Scott Pelley’s fascinating interview Sunday with George Piro, the FBI agent who debriefed Saddam Hussein following his capture in December 2003.”

Or as Robert Bidinotto recently wrote, “Saddam lied, people died.”