The Media

American Oligarchy

Steve Benen:

Chelsea Clinton has been hired by NBC News, joining George W. Bush’s daughter, Ronald Reagan’s son, John McCain’s daughter, and Tim Russert’s son.

With the exception of Ron Reagan, who is genuinely talented, I'm sure NBC could throw a rock and hit 100 people who are better broadcasters than the others. But those 100 people don't have the correct last name, do they?