When asked about the relentless coverage of the missing aircraft that has now consumed CNN for nearly two months Larry King had a superb response. He was asked about the ratings that it had created for the network.
Well, it boosted it for a while, but then it evens out. The problem is that, as they now face, with anybody covering a news story, if they call a news conference in Kuala Lampur, they have to cover it, because they are committed to it. But now it is absurd, you know? ‘Breaking Supposition.’