King Rat (gkr) wrote,
King Rat
gkr

Why I dislike corporate media

Corporate media is lazy, not actually bothering to research stories. Mostly they quote from both sides and leave you to figure out which side is right. Bother to dig up the supporting facts and verify them? Bother to research what both sides leave out? Both to see if it's not really two sides, but three or four or five? These are things the corporate media doesn't do.

And sometimes, they don't even bother to get both sides of the story. Like this one: Bush, Clinton Disagree on Pope's Legacy. It offers one quote from Clinton that doesn't even support the headline. It's manufacturing controversy where none exists.

Subscribe

  • Buried Cherry Cookies

    I successfully made cookies for the first time last week. Every other attempt failed miserably, to the point where I’d given up. Cookies are…

  • Raspberry Lime Pie with Tequila-Raspberry Sauce

    This is another of the pies I made for Pie Night and it was quite the hit. This one had no alcohol in the pie itself, and just a couple tablespoons…

  • Shepherd’s Pie

    This is the recipe for the Shepherd’s Pie I made for Pie Night. I love me a good shepherd’s pie, but I don’t think I’ve…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

  • 1 comment