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Maybe I said something not meant for the way that it was interpreted. Maybe maybe maybe

Anonymous said : If I were a stop light, i'd turn red every time you passed by just so I could stare at you a little longer. 

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"Yes, journalists (or policy experts) usually have a rooting interest in what they write about, but it need not shape what they write. That’s the whole point about objectivity—and the role of editors and second drafts. On a psychological level, too, a journalist might want to see Al Gore win the election, but he or she might also want to maintain his reputation as a journalist whose reporting can be trusted by Republicans as well as Democrats. One hope might override the other. That’s what professionalism is about."