Daily Archives: September 11, 2013

Wednesday TV: Chief of Staff Recalls 9/11

You can make the case that the White House Chief of Staff is the second most powerful person in the country, James Baker, who had that title under Reagan. A look at the little examined office is offered in the two night special “The Presidents’ Gatekeepers” (Discovery, 9 p.m.), a more high-minded break from the […]

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At the ‘Crossfire’ Opening Night Party

“Crossfire,” CNN’s signature and much reviled back-and-forth political argument show, had the bad luck to be revived after a eight years lapse in a week when actual news was breaking on the 24-hour cable network. Wolf Blitzer was still quite giddy over his late afternoon interview with President Obama that was responding to Syria’s President […]

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