Book Discussion on Fools for Scandal

Mr. Lyons spoke about his new book, Fools for Scandal: How the Media Invented Whitewater. In it he argues that the Washington press… read more

Mr. Lyons spoke about his new book, Fools for Scandal: How the Media Invented Whitewater. In it he argues that the Washington press corps created the affair by believing the testimony of several unreliable people. He also talked about how and why he wrote the book. After reading several passages from it, he took questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Fools for Scandal

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Program ID:
74237-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
First Aired:
Sep 8, 1996
Last Aired:
Sep 9, 1996

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  • Sep 08, 1996 | 9:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 09, 1996 | 12:28am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 09, 1996 | 8:21am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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