Producer: CBS can’t win by doing what other newscasts do

Wall Street Journal
Former ABC News producer Paul Friedman‘s advice to CBS News execs: Summarize the news of the day in five minutes or so; spend a big chunk of time — 10 minutes or so — on covering one really good story; and give people even more to think about by ending with opinion.
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