Friday, October 23, 2009

Duh! of the day

Of course, Fox News is skewed to the right.
Almost every other news source is skewed to the left.
And if you don't know that, geez, you aren't at all paying attention.
I listen to NPR, CNN and Fox News and totally hear their different slants but I have enough awareness to discern the bias from the information.
Here is what I learned a long time ago: news is presented to you by the broadcasting company that has sold enough advertising to pay for the service. It is the advertising that comes first, NOT the news content. The demographics for said products determine the audience. In other words, all news is biased.


f1trey said...

hey babe....keepa know those reality shows you like..... thats tomorows duh...

SkitzoLeezra said...

True dat, Trey. I know the reality shows are as "real" as wrestling, soap operas and NASCAR.

Charles said...

I worked in tv news for 37 years and we never let the facts get in the way of the story.


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