Watergate vs. The Soaps

June 1973
New Republic;6/9/73, Vol. 168 Issue 23, p23
Entertainment Review
Focuses on the television coverage of the Watergate hearings in Washington D.C. Details on the testimonies of the six significant witnesses; Comments on revelations of the broadcast companies; Impact of the coverage on the credibility of the President; Comments on a dividing line between ignorance and knowledge at the White House.


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