Dusty Nix

July 31, 2011 12:00 AM

Trashing public servants shouldn’t be why we do this

Contrary to what some media-averse officials probably believe, journalists as a rule don’t gather in a closed room and chortle with gleeful self-satisfaction after having scorched some public figure in an investigative report or commentary.

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