How News Really Works

How News Really Works

Via a FB friend David King, pretty much on target. And lots better than any cat picture.

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Today’s shocker: Study Says Fox News Viewers Are More Misinformed

  From a study conduction by WorldPublicOpinion.org, managed by the Program on International Policy Attitudes at the University of Maryland: In most cases those who had greater levels of exposure to news sources had lower levels of misinformation. There were, however, a number of cases where greater exposure to a …

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Jon Stewart on the White House-Fox News War

Hilarious. Stewart on how the Fox opinion and news sides get together to create their own delightful version of a McDLT: [vodpod id=Groupvideo.3782859&w=425&h=350&fv=autoPlay%3Dfalse] more about “Jon Stewart on the White House-Fox Ne…“, posted with vodpod

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Reporting on Teabaggers

NO, this won’t be another juvenile joke about this unfortunately named group of protesters who took to the streets yesterday in the U.S. Besides a collective hatred of Obama, precisely what they were protesting still isn’t really clear.   When calling Obama both a socialist and fascist in the same breathe, …

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News: Neo-Nazi Skinheads are Camera Shy

On Wednesday, a group of about a dozen neo-Nazi skinheads disrupted a roundtable discussion on hate speech, nationalism and neo-fascism at the Faculty of Philosophy at the University of Ljubljana. On their way out, they reportedly broke a couple cameras, but on one the footage was preserved for internet posterity.  …

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