If Alex Pareene were a cable news executive...

Our favorite media critic tells 92Y which scandals his hypothetical news network would cover


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May 23, 2013 2:13AM (UTC)

Alex Pareene is known for being harshly critical of sloppy, sensational cable news networks -- but could he do any better?

As part of 92Y’s partnership with Salon, Pareene discussed which stories are the real scandals he would have his hypothetical news station cover.

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Pareene’s first scandal is the Obama administration's “war on leaks and whistleblowers,” which he sees as an unprecedented example of targeting by a presidential administration toward journalists. To see four other scandals that PNN (Pareene News Network, of course!) would focus on, watch this clip below:


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