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It's Time for Media Control

NewJAl Wrote: Dec 23, 2012 7:36 AM
Only Rush Limbaugh, and his sort, ever pay a price, if it would appear they have a blemish in their personal life or make a honest mistake. Actually, he seldom jumps the gun, or spins the facts, but I know that from listening. Others 'know' it because someone they listen to says so. And he was just mentioned as a prominent Conservative, the treatment being predictable. And if you tell the truth, you are 'whining'. There is no price, from the President on down to Savannah Guthrie for their spin.

Was there anything about the Sandy Hook massacre the media got right on the day it happened? In their rush to be first, they ignored their obligation to be right. Nearly every detail they disseminated Friday was wrong, even down to the name of the killer. Their desire to sensationalize had them shoving microphones in the faces of children who couldn’t possibly comprehend the events of the day. This was just the latest example of how out of control and dangerous the media has become, and it’s time government did something to protect us.

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