Iraqi Elections: Evening Round-Up

By Brian 

> CNN/U.S. is airing CNNI live coverage of the election in between Larry King Live repeats during the overnight…

> NBC trumpheted Brian Williams’ “exclusive interview” with interim Iraqi Prime Minister Ayad Allawi.

> On FNC, Geraldo Rivera was shown wiping away tears as Iraqis cast their ballots. “I wish, for this one day, all of you could be here,” he said.

> Dan Rather: “A lot went right with the just-completed first free elections in Iraq in half a century.”

> puts the day in perspective: “8 million Iraqis vote; 44 killed in attacks.”