EDITOR’S NOTE (Oct. 1, 2010): CNN’s Rick Sanchez has been fired from the network for calling Jon Stewart a “bigot” and suggesting that “everybody who runs CNN” is Jewish. Below is a story involving Rick from March 19, 2009.
Democratic though it may be, social media can still breed petty jealousies.
Case in point: John Roberts, who gives fellow CNN newsman Rick Sanchez a good ribbing this week.
Interviewed on Morning Media Menu, John and his American Morning co-anchor Kiran Chetry discuss their show’s newly-launched Facebook and Twitter applications with host Steve Krakauer.
“How many people are calling us now in ‘amFIX’ on Twitter?” Kiran asks John.
“I think we had about 100 when we started off on Monday. We’ve got 600 now. I mean, we’re not up to Rick Sanchez’s 65,000 Continue reading