Superficial College Student Reflections Punctuate Cronkite Memorial

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As the world mourns the July 17, 2009 passing of media icon Walter Cronkite, known best for his stoic announcement of John F. Kennedy’s death, college students pause to reflect. Their words sound eerily familiar to those heard for decades following the November, 1963 shooting.

“I’ll always remember where I was this week,” said Wisconsin Music Academy senior Jodie Dewson, “when I heard Tony Romo dumped Jessica Simpson.”