In a statement released tonight Mary Mapes brilliantly exploits the gaps in the Thornburgh Report to defend herself against the report’s findings of misfeasance on her part:
I am terribly disappointed in the conclusions of the report and its effects on the four of us who will no longer work at CBS News. I am disappointed as well for the entire organization. It has been my second family and I will miss my colleagues there.
I am shocked by the vitriolic scape-goating in Les Moonves