David Zurawik: While Fox A-team covers ‘fiscal cliff,’ CNN opts for crotch kissing

Kathy Griffin’s desperate efforts to get some shock buzz New Year’s Eve on CNN were so obvious that I vowed I wouldn’t write about her — wouldn’t write about her kissing Anderson Cooper’s crotch and trying to make sure every viewer knew what she was doing.


Meanwhile, on Fox News, first-string anchors, reporters and analysts were going all out on a holiday night trying to cover the fiscal cliff maneuverings in Washington.

Bret Baier, Charles Krauthammer, Ed Henry — they were all there covering a major news story on Fox News, while CNN brought us Anderson and Kathy up in a tree.

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