The other day, Ted Koppel appeared on Sam Donaldson’s radio show on the local ABC Radio affiliate to give his reasons for doing the television broadcast tonight.

Just now, Koppel concluded the broadcast by explaining the same thing. He seemed thoughtful. it seemed reasonable.

In fact, it seemed so good, I can’t imagine why he didn’t use that reasoning on the radio show the other day.

Unless he hadn’t thought of it yet.

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