Vanity Fair Intern's Cable News Ordeal Already Going Badly
Kaplan has said the purpose of the experiment is "to determine (a) to what extent there really is a palpable difference in how the same straightforward news stories are presented on each of the four channels, and (b) whether, after watching a day's worth of any of these channels, I actually feel as if I am informed--or if I just have a headache." Why can't both propositions be true?
Kaplan is drinking Sprite, which suggests that he taking it easy on the caffeine, a smart move this early in the game.
Update: Kaplan tweets in response, "I OBJECT. I AM NOT CRACKING! I AM STRONG!"