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Views of the News Preview: Graphic Video Played During Impeachment Coverage

Feb 9, 2021

House impeachment managers started Tuesday’s impeachment trial against former President Donald Trump showing a graphic video from inside the U.S. Capitol. The television networks showed it, uncut and uncensored, during daytime television. Also, Fox News dumps Lou Dobbs, OAN distances itself from a documentary it aired, and a rundown of our favorite Super Bowl commercials.

Weiyi Cai, New York Times: “A step-by-step guide to the impeachment of Donald J. Trump

Colbert I. King, Washington Post: “Opinion: The only question facing senators in Trump’s impeachment trial

Gail Collins & Bret Stephens, New York Times: “What if they held an impeachment trial and nobody came?

David Frum, The Atlantic: “Impeachment is working – just not as the framers expected

Dana Farrington, NPR: “Read: Trump’s impeachment defense brief

Fox Dumps Lou Dobbs

Matthew Choi, POLITICO: “Fox Business cancels Lou Dobb’s show

Mary Papenfuss, HuffPost: “Twitter critics positively giddy after Fox drops ‘Lou Dobbs Tonight’

Ren LaForme, Poynter: “Why did Fox News dump Lou Dobbs?

Jeremy Barr & Elahe Izadi, Washington Post: “Smartmatic files $2.7 billion defamation suit against Fox News over election fraud claims

Michael M. Grynbaum & Jonah E. Bromwich, New York Times: “Fox files motion to dismiss Smartmartic’s $2.7 billion defamation suit

Jonah E. Bromwich & Ben Smith, New York Times: “Fox News is sued by election technology company for over $2.7

Brad Reed, Raw Story: “OAN slaps giant legal disclaimer on MyPillow CEO’s election conspiracy special

Kellen Browning and Tiffany Hsu, New York Times: “Three false claims about the election made in Mike Lindell’s new film.

Alexis Benveniste, CNN: “MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell is ‘begging to be sued,’ Dominion says

Bill Shine Consulting NewsNation

Robert Feder: “’Consultant’ Bill Shine casts Fox shadow over ‘NewsNation’

Departures from the New York Times

David Folkenflik, NPR: “2 prominent ‘New York Times’ journalists depart over past behavior

Erik Wemple, Washington Post: "What happened with New York Times reporter Donald McNeil"

Jonathan Chait, New York Magazine: “Describing a slur is not the same as using it

PEN America: “PEN America responds to resignation of New York Times Reporter McNeil

Maxwell Tani & Lachlan Cartwright, The Daily Beast: “Star NY Times reporter accused of using ‘N-word,’ making other racist comments

Bill Bostock, Insider: “The New York Times said a senior reporter ‘went too far’ after he slammed Trump and said the CDC director should resign

Super Bowl. LV

Jason Gurwin, The Streamable: “Super Bowl LV on CBS sets new streaming record with 5.7 million average viewers’”

Tiffany Hsu, New York Times: “Bruce Springsteen and babies star in pandemic-year Super Bowl ads

Sonai Rao & Maura Judkis, Washington Post: “The 8 best Super Bowl commercials, from an ‘Edward Scissorhands’ sequel to Michael B. Jordan’s Alexa

Chris Richards, Washington Post: “If Bruce Springsteen’s Jeep commercial doesn’t bum you out, congrats on the purchase of your new Jeep

Amaris Castillo, Poynter: “How the Brady effect led millions of New Englanders to the Tampa Bay Times