[What is truth, or the day of the small fake]

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Gilbert Seldes speaks extensively about political telecasts. He notes the Vice President Nixon is "extremely telegenic."

He criticizes "the fake" in television, though he believes it is okay in movies.

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 71201
Municipal archives id: LT6494