The Newsroom is an American drama television series created and primarily written by Aaron Sorkin that premiered on HBO on June 24, 2012. The series chronicles the behind-the-scenes events at the fictional Atlantis Cable News (ACN) channel.
The Newsroom (HBO) Series Trailer
In the scene Will McAvoy, a television anchor played by Jeff Daniels, tells it like it is when a sorority girl asks the question, “Can you say why America is the greatest country in the world?” This is well worth watching.
The opening scene, basically boils down why America has lost the title of “greatest country in the world.”
The Newsroom 2012 Opening Scene
HBO Newsroom Clip – What makes America the greatest country in the world, or not? Will McAvoy