- Fair and balanced (Words, Sayings, and Slogans)
"All I'm saying is I admire your enthusiasm, just don't let it get in the way of-"
"Fair and balanced, that's me."
The expression used to refer to the state of ensuring that both sides of a story were presented, without favor to one or the other. It was something for which news outlets and journalists could nobly strive. Then Fox News, that paean to conservative thinking, trademarked the saying, and the world lost the ability to use the expression without irony. Veronica thus cannot reassure Miss Dent as to her intentions.
- 1.06 "Return of the Kane"