Ed Driscoll

Anchorman: The Legend of Walt Burgundy

Fellow Pajamas Express blogger Roger Kimball is succinct, as usual: “Walter Cronkite, World’s Most Overrated Reader of the News.” Offsite, Newsbusters rounds up an assortment of Cronkite’s more outré quotes since collecting his gold watch and retiring from the night watchman’s desk at the Tiffany network.

Update: DJ Drummand of Wizbang is equally terse: “End of a Despot.”