Snow Is “The First TV Personality To Become A Lead White House Spokesman”

By Brian 

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Rebecca Dana writes:Tony Snow, the Fox News talking head and presumptive White House press secretary, already has a nickname among some members of the Washington press corps: ‘Max Headroom.’ Mr. Snow, in other words, is wholly a creature of television — the first TV personality to become a lead White House spokesman.”

And it makes sense, right? Press briefings are now live broadcasts, “so why not have a TV guy anchor them?” More…

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