Thursday, December 15, 2011

And The Rest of Us Do?

Oy, Kathie.

For Whom Are Iowa’s Reporters Writing. (Columbia Journalism Review, 12/15/2011)

Excerpt:    But others offered different perspectives. Des Moines Register political columnist Kathie Obradovich said she would consider Fox News part of the mainstream media. And she argued that much of the information reported by conservative radio stations and websites is originally generated by traditional news sources

“A lot of what you see discussed on social media, as well, is originally coming from mainstream media,” Obradovich said. “These primary-goers, I think they’re consumers of mainstream media. I just think they aren’t necessarily consumers that believe every word they read
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