Transcript’s here.

KING: You’re saying that was a fair report, I mean that was — you believe that report to this day?

RATHER: Do I believe the truth of the story, absolutely.

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Don’t miss the end, when the “powerful people” who defended Joe McCarthy conspire to “hang signs” on him.

He doesn’t tell us what the signs say. He doesn’t need to. We already know.