11.15.12 7:04 PM ET
Sorkin: We're Eating Each Other Alive
First McChrystal, now Petraeus. Why does the public love watching a hero stumble? In a conversation with Newsweek & The Daily Beast editor-in-chief Tina Brown, screenwriter Aaron Sorkin said reveling in a legend's downfall 'fulfills a not very heroic desire on our part to feel superior.'