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FX’s John Landgraf Warns Against Storytellers Who Offer “Seductive” Lies

In a subtle apparent reference to this year’s presidential race, FX Networks CEO John Landgraf told a New York gathering today to respect the power of  story telling — but not be taken in by “reassuringly simple answers to our deepest fears” and “a seductive set of lies.” “Stories unite us” and provide the foundation for “our entire civilization,” he said at a Center for Communications lunch where he he was given its annual Frank Stanton Award.
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