"From a Viacom standpoint, the election of a Republican administration is a better deal. Because the Republican administration has stood for many things we believe in, deregulation and so on…. I vote for Viacom. Viacom is my life, and I do believe that a Republican administration is better for media companies than a Democratic one."
There you have it. In case you couldn't figure it out, you now know why CBS fell on its sword after correctly reporting that George W. Bush didn't show up for his national guard duty. Greg Palast tells all.