[<< wikiquote] David Brinkley
David Brinkley (July 10, 1920 – June 11, 2003) was an American television journalist.

== Quotes ==
The one function that T.V. news performs very well is that when there is no news we give it to you with the same emphasis as if it were.
as cited in One Man's America (2008), George F. Will, Random House, p. 118 (Chapter 15, Lingerie and Duct Tape) :  ISBN 9780307407863 Washington, D.C. is a city filled with people who believe they are important.
as cited in Great Political Wit: laughing (almost) all the way to the White House (2000), Bob Dole, Random House, p. 89  :  ISBN 0767906675 [Bill Clinton] has not a creative bone in his body. Therefore he is a bore and will always be a bore. [1]

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