WorldNetDaily Bites Its Pillow In Abject Fear

Ken AshfordRight Wing and Inept Media, Sex/Morality/Family ValuesLeave a Comment

This isn’t a slam piece against WorldNetDaily — it’s a humor piece. Here, apparently is what they are concerned about now: the "child protection gestapo" taking kids from homes and giving the children to (oh no!) same-sex couples. Mind you, the concern here isn’t that abused kids will be given to gay couples, but any child: Governments that kind-heartedly bestow … Read More

Fox News Loves “Fahrenheit 9/11”

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Yup. It did. Some excerpts: It turns out to be a really brilliant piece of work, and a film that members of all political parties should see without fail. As much as some might try to marginalize this film as a screed against President George Bush, "F9/11" — as we saw last night — is a tribute to patriotism, to … Read More

Fox News Misinforms (Subtitle: Duh!)

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According to a University of Maryland study: Those who receive most of their news from Fox News are more likely than average to have misperceptions. Those who received most of their news from NPR or PBS are less likely to have misperceptions. These variations cannot simply be explained as a result of differences in the demographic characteristics of each audience, … Read More