Roger L. Simon

Dept. of Uh-Oh

Sumner speaks. Rather cringes.

Reacting to the document scandal at CBS News, Sumner M. Redstone, chairman and chief executive of Viacom (nyse: VIAb – news – people ), CBS’ parent, vowed that the results of a recently announced probe would be “appropriate–and the consequences will be appropriate.” [bold mine as a public service to stockholders]