Regardless Enokian says,
Many newspapers briefly mentioned Johnson’s passing, but Jennings was the recipient of a media love fest across the broadcast spectrum. Fellow Canadian Ted Koppel and other broadcasters couldn’t say enough good things about their fallen comrade.
I can agree with Enokian to an extent that the Mainstream Media or MSM had failed to see that Mr. Johnson had proven that "anyone can attain the American dream."
ENOKIAN: Media success isn’t equally acknowledged from Illinois Leader Tuesday, August 16, 2005