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86 Percent of ABC, CBS, NBC Evening News Stories on Romney's Overseas Trip Emphasized His 'Missteps'

cburton Wrote: Aug 05, 2012 12:49 PM
That's the absolute truth, so obvious on these blogs. They virtually parrot everything Rush and Fox News put into their heads. Not an original thought among them all. It would be nice if people listened to two sides of an issue, or even read the Constitution and knew what it contains. If they did, they'd know that much of what George W. Bush did was illegal and unconstitutional, they'd know about the crimes Mitt Romney and his operatives have been committing throughout this whole 2012 election process (and even prior to it) in order to make Romney the "assumptive nominee," etc. AND they'd know that Obama didn't write the Affordable Healthcare Act for American's (aka "Obamacare").

I get that Mitt Romney's overseas trip may or may not have been the most well-executed presidential campaign booster, but it appears the networks are determined to forego any flowery rhetoric they reserved for 2008 Obama and emphasize Romney's failures. According to the Media Research Center,

"Mitt Romney's week-long international trip resulted in unrelentingly negative coverage from the big three broadcast networks, a stark change from the glowing press awarded to then-candidate Barack Obama's world tour in 2008. While Obama was treated like a rock star (from the Associated Press: "It's not only Obama's youth, eloquence and...