Here's a news summary that will hearten all those fearing an onset of O.J. withdrawal:
--Last Wednesday, the NBC station in Los Angeles led its broadcast with a report, unconfirmed at the time, that Michael Jackson's wife had given birth.
--A few weeks earlier, the drunk-driving arraignment of Olympic skating champion Oksana Baiul made the CBS Radio Network news.
--The murders of JonBenet Ramsey and Ennis Cosby promise to be staples of prime-time newsmagazine shows for months to come.
These disparate stories all involve matters that mainstream broadcast journalism would once have shunned. Those of us who remember a different tenor...