'The Newsroom' Season 2, episode 6: 'One Step Too Many' for the Genoa probe

The Red Team is in action.After several references to it earlier in the current Season 2, "One Step Too Many" -- Sunday's (Aug, 18) Aaron Sorkin-written episode of "The Newsroom" -- marked the official debut of the group assembled within Atlantis Cable News to dissect the Operation Genoa story before it made air.It was a lot for the room to digest, with the inference that American troops used sarin gas overseas leaving most of the attendees in stunned silence. Mac (Emily Mortimer) and Jerry Dantana (Hamish Linklater), the producer determined to follow through on the so-called "Genoa tip," led the recap by citing known information and sources.Jim (John Gallagher Jr.) immediately was skeptical of the story, with Don (Thomas Sadoski) also questioning much of what was presented. And when asked for his take, "voice of reason" Charlie (Sam Waterston) stated simply, "I think it happened, and I think we're two inches away from proving it."A...



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