16:48 - 18 February, 2005
This is major folks.
Gannon is to be on Anderson Cooper 360 tonight at 7PM Eastern
In a stunning development -- which We can't help but feel is related to the revelation last fall that Karl Rove was possibly behind Rathergate and (therefore) CBS News's recent decline --
The article, originally titled "Rove Gives Warning to GOP," has just now been renamed, in the last few minutes, "Rove-Gannon Connection?" to emphasis that aspect of the story (which is not solely about Jeff Gannon) most relevant to the Gannongate scandal.
[What does that tell you about where this scandal is headed?].
According to the article,
The CBS theory would seem to fit, given recent revelations from Editor & Publisher and Raw Story that "Jeff Gannon" had a long history of bragging -- both to fellow journalists and even publicly, at the Free Republic website -- about his ability to get important news stories before anyone else had them.
One of the stories he bragged about having first, according to Raw Story, related to the so-called Rathergate (or Memogate) affair -- which dovetails nicely with the first sentence in this article.
[EDITOR'S NOTE: This story is developing