CNN’s Don Lemon raised the question of where the Sports Illustrated bikini issue shows too much. Of course, then the network goes on to show the cover of the magazine time after time after time.

This kind of thing happens a lot in journalism. Mainstream media don’t want to report tabloid’esque stories so they cluck their tongues at tabloids wondering if they have gone too far, and in so doing, report the tabloid story they said they were trying to avoid.

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Click on the image to watch the CNN segment from February 12, 2015