In the following video MSNBC's Mika Brzezinski refuses to read a story on Paris Hilton. She nearly lights the report that her producer said should be her lead story on fire.
First off -- Kudos to her for having the courage to go with her gut on what I assume is live television.
More interesting, however, is the reaction that the blogopshere has had. I think it's easy to conclude that in terms of "social importance" the Paris story ranks ... Full Story »