‘Newsweek Six’ appear on TV more often than most practicing Catholics attend mass

“The publicity value reaped has not gone to the magazine, which is already too well-known to benefit from this sort of exposure,” writes Jack Shafer. “Instead, it’s gone into the pockets of the Newsweek Six, all of whom write books.” (Jonathan Alter has appeared on MSNBC more than 60 times in the past 12 months.)

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