CNN had professionals who had worked with Cronkite speak.They said that Cronkite set the bar for accurate reporting."He was the one reporter who could tell Americans the hard truths of the 60s,70s and 80s.Katie Couric admired his accurate reporting and she said:"Maybe journalists have a lot to learn from his ethics".
Katie said that Mr. Doug Brinkley is researchinig the life of this giant for a book.
Mr. Brinkley said:"he was incredibly umble. He connected wiht taxi drivers and waiters the same way that he connected with the White House.
Bob Schieffer admired his curiosity when it came to the news.
Marlene Adler called him:"the most trusted amn in America."
Did you know about Walter Cronkite?
He is known to be the one man who shaped the face of modern journalism.
I send my deepst condolences to his family and friends.
He brought America throughWorld War II, the Vietnam era, andPresident Kennedey's assaination.
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