June 23, 2012 11:24 PM

Aaron Sorkin’s ‘The Newsroom’: Fixing the news as it breaks

“The Newsroom,” which begins its 10-episode first season Sunday, succeeds at a heck of a lot, but the show shoots itself in the foot by portraying its hero’s most enthusiastic devotee as naive, foolish and frequently in need of rescue. It’s just one of the reasons it’s hard to feel loyal to “The Newsroom.”

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