Veteran Journalist Ted Koppel To Sean Hannity: You Are Bad For America "In The Long Haul"

Koppel: "You Have Attracted People Who Are Determined That Ideology Is More Important Than Facts"

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From the March 26 edition of CBS's CBS News Sunday Morning:

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SEAN HANNITY: We have to give some credit to the American people that they are somewhat intelligent and that they know the difference between an opinion show and a news show. You’re cynical. Look at that.

TED KOPPEL: I am cynical.

HANNITY: You think we're bad for America? You think I'm bad for America?

KOPPEL: Yeah.

HANNITY: You do.

KOPPEL: In the long haul, I think you and all these opinion shows--

HANNITY: Really? That’s sad, Ted. That’s sad.

KOPPEL: No, you know why? Because you’re very good at what you do, and because you have attracted a significantly more influential --

HANNITY: You're selling the American people short.

KOPPEL: Let me finish the sentence.

HANNITY: I’m listening. With all due respect. Take the floor.

KOPPEL: You have attracted people who are determined that ideology is more important than facts.

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Government, The Presidency & White House
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CBS
Person
Sean Hannity, Ted Koppel
Show/Publication
CBS Sunday Morning
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