Friday, April 27, 2007

The New Weekly Bill Moyers Journal Starts Tonight!

We'll all be watching. Tune in and post your comments about the topics in the show to the Moyers Blog and add your comments here to our local blog.

For example: What is your favorite Jon Stewart moment? How do you feel about the way media is handling the firings of the federal prosecutors? How about how Congress and the White House are?

And for those of you who watched "The Buying of the War" on Wednesday, how about creating a post about your reaction to that so that others may add comments to it? Did you post a comment on the Moyers Blog?

Here's the newsletter From Moyers Update:

NEWSLETTER - Friday, April 27, 2007

"Washington is the opposite of Olympic diving. In that, in Olympic diving, you take the high score and the low score and you throw it out as the extremes. In Washington, those are the two people you listen to."- Jon Stewart

This week on Bill Moyers Journal (check local listings):

Jon Stewart - What's so funny about the media's cozy relationship with Washington today? The host of the The Daily Show with Jon Stewart talks to Bill Moyers. Watch a clip on The Moyers Blog.

Josh Marshall - The popular political blogger from gives the Journal his perspective on the role of politics in the recent firings of federal prosecutors.

Bill Moyers remembers journalist David Halberstam. On The Moyers Blog

Read more from Knight Ridder's Warren Strobel and Jonathan Landay from Wednesday night's special premiere "Buying the War."

Respond to a candid interview with Bill Moyers from The Christian Century. Each week, video, transcripts, and further resources and investigations from Bill Moyers Journal is available online at

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