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What Is “News”?

TS8 Wrote: Apr 14, 2013 9:29 AM
Great, accurate story. I have the same reactions when I hear of these issues. The bottom line is there is no money to be made in reporting this stuff. It's the same reason jackson and sharpton don't get involved. They can't make a buck off of it.
Leslie202 Wrote: Apr 14, 2013 12:25 PM
Good point TS8, where are so called "reverends sharpton & Jackson , those two especially should be shouting from the roof tops about this atrocity! They are so righteous , they remind me of the Pharisees of old.

When the massacre in Newtown occurred, it received wall-to-wall coverage, as well it should have. We’d never seen anything like this before – a mentally ill gunman shooting tiny children and their teachers in an elementary school. It shocked the senses and dominated the national conversation – as well it should have.

And aside from opportunistic leftists, such as Michael Moore and Piers Morgan, the original coverage leaned toward what caused the murderer to act and how such mental illness might be addressed in the future. But just as a serious and productive conversation was beginning, the political agenda of...