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Elections Do Have Consequences…for the Media

1375 Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 9:50 AM
Webname, The gov't is supposed to "give" based on implied consent of the people not ram it down our throats. And who pays for these "fundamental pillars" as you call them?

It’s a common refrain from the victor: elections have consequences. The victor then goes on to claim a mandate to do A or Z. It’s par for the course. The real question is whether elections have consequences for the media. As it turns out, the answer appears to be yes.

On a whole host of issues, the mainstream media’s reporting seems to have a bit more balance, at least compared to the pre-election coverage of some of the campaign’s most important issues.

The left will dismiss this as conservative sour grapes, but ask yourself whether you saw, heard or...