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'The Newsroom' recap: Jerry distorts a quote about deadly sarin gas
'The Newsroom' recap: Jerry distorts a quote about deadly sarin gas

By editing out one key word from an interview, hotshot producer Jerry Dantana (Hamish Linklater) damages ACN’s journalistic credibility -- and exposes the cable network to staggering legal expenses -- on “One Step Too Many,” Episode 16 of HBO’s “The Newsroom.” Jerry has visions of winning a Peabody Award as he probes Operation Genoa, a Special Forces rescue of two Marines in Pakistan. If a tip Jerry received is true -- that the U.S. sprayed a village with lethal sarin gas -- high-ranking officials could go to prison. Retired Marine Corps Gen. Stanislaus Stomtonovich (Stephen Root) seems a promising insider to corroborate the nerve gas story, given...

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