What Lester Holt Gets Wrong About Truth and the Media

NBC’s Lester Holt recently was awarded the Edward R. Murrow Award for Lifetime Achievement in Journalism and upon receiving the award said, “I think it’s become clearer that fairness is overrated” and “The idea that we should always give two sides equal weight and merit does not reflect the world we find ourselves in. That the sun sets in the west is a fact. Any contrary view does not deserve our…