And the Award for Excellence in Hurtling Society to it's Eventual Collapse goes to...NBC and the Today Show!

While ABC, CBS, Fox, MSNBC, CNN...hell, almost every other channel...observed a moment of silence, the Today Show cut in for breaking, fearless, hard-hitting coverage of Kris Kardashian talking about her new set of t**s.

That my friends, is journalism.

NYmag.com put together a nice split screen to show what the various networks, including NBC were doing at the same time yesterday.

You can view the video, below, and then under that I've included comments from Tom Brokaw, who called in to our show today to talk about the controversy.