This week we take a special look at the new Aaron Sorkin show, The Newsroom. Passions fly and loyalty is laid on the line. We lined up some experts from both sides of the Sorkin fence to investigate exactly what it is that makes this show so loved and hated.[audio:http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/media.boxcutters.net/BCep313b.mp3|titles=Episode 313|artists=Boxcutters]
- You can check out Emily Nussbaum’s excellent review from The New Yorker.
- This is an article in Variety about Aaron Sorkin answering some of his critics.
(also, I know the levels are all over the place but I ran out of editing time. Sorry – ed.)
2pm 2 August: Updated to fix some audio and include a bit more clarity. Enjoy.