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ProfessorPlum Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Oct-20-09 12:46 PM
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Fox News: A 24/7 Political Operation, from Media Matters
 
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This pretty much proves what we all knew: that there is no difference between Faux's "opinion" shows and its "straight news".
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  -Fox News: A 24/7 Political Operation, from Media Matters ProfessorPlum  Oct-20-09 12:46 PM   #0 
  - Media Matters says  GMA   Oct-20-09 01:09 PM   #1 
  - actually Media Matters rarely "says" anything at all  ProfessorPlum   Oct-20-09 01:15 PM   #2 
  - Sure, but  GMA   Oct-20-09 01:25 PM   #3 
  - So you dispute what MediaMatters has compiled?  tishaLA   Oct-20-09 01:30 PM   #4 
  - No, no--  GMA   Oct-20-09 01:35 PM   #5 
     - I think we all know what MediaMatters viewpoint is here, thanks very much  ProfessorPlum   Oct-20-09 01:44 PM   #6 
     - That IS my point,  GMA   Oct-20-09 02:07 PM   #12 
        - ? Ok, we'll keep in mind that MediaMatters routinely calls out  ProfessorPlum   Oct-20-09 02:30 PM   #18 
     - so what would the context be that made Hemmer's allegations about Jennings OK?  tishaLA   Oct-20-09 01:45 PM   #7 
        - I consider all voices,  GMA   Oct-20-09 02:12 PM   #14 
           - So you don't differentiate between truths and lies  tishaLA   Oct-20-09 02:17 PM   #15 
              - lol--I didn't say that,  GMA   Oct-20-09 02:21 PM   #17 
                 - Fox presents lies and pretends they are truths. Those are not "points of view"  tishaLA   Oct-20-09 02:35 PM   #20 
                    - Are we grown ups here?  GMA   Oct-20-09 02:50 PM   #21 
                       - We don't hate Faux at all costs.  ProfessorPlum   Oct-20-09 02:59 PM   #22 
                       - it's not only....  dennis4868   Oct-20-09 04:14 PM   #31 
                       - And if I may add - if 'GMA' doesnt trust mediamatters pointing out..  axollot   Oct-21-09 07:04 AM   #48 
                       - I'm not talking about others--I'm talking about Fox  tishaLA   Oct-20-09 03:01 PM   #23 
                       - Fair enough.  GMA   Oct-20-09 03:06 PM   #25 
                       - We weren't discussing "good" and "bad", we were discussing  ProfessorPlum   Oct-20-09 03:10 PM   #26 
                       - Great point.  GMA   Oct-20-09 04:22 PM   #33 
                          - Yes, indeed you are, that's why I follow up MM's links to the claims  ProfessorPlum   Oct-20-09 06:35 PM   #38 
                             - That was pretty general.  GMA   Oct-20-09 11:00 PM   #44 
                                - No, fool, quit trying to put words in my mouth  ProfessorPlum   Oct-21-09 05:22 AM   #47 
                       - So you won't answer my questions about the appropriateness?  tishaLA   Oct-20-09 03:20 PM   #29 
                       - whoops--  GMA   Oct-20-09 04:15 PM   #32 
                          - It was an allegedly straight newscast  tishaLA   Oct-20-09 04:52 PM   #34 
                             - Kevin Jennings  GMA   Oct-20-09 05:59 PM   #36 
                                - it's slander to say that Jennings excused or promoted statutory rape  tishaLA   Oct-20-09 06:18 PM   #37 
                                   - He wasn't accused  GMA   Oct-20-09 06:54 PM   #39 
                                      - The fact is that the young man was 16  tishaLA   Oct-20-09 07:42 PM   #41 
                                         - Agreed, the young man was sixteen,  GMA   Oct-20-09 10:56 PM   #43 
                                            - HARRY HAY WAS NOT A PEDOPHILE  tishaLA   Oct-21-09 12:12 AM   #46 
                       - "The last thing I want to be is a Fox apologist" So why are you defending them then?  Turborama   Oct-20-09 11:14 PM   #45 
  - No there is'nt, actually.  rd_kent   Oct-20-09 01:50 PM   #8 
  - Because MediaMatters  GMA   Oct-20-09 02:19 PM   #16 
     - So how else would you present something that is a LIE without appearing biased?  rd_kent   Oct-20-09 03:06 PM   #24 
     - Gee, how open minded of you. And how do you then decide  ProfessorPlum   Oct-20-09 03:13 PM   #28 
     - What's the point???  winstars   Oct-20-09 05:24 PM   #35 
  - Faux News lie when they call themselves "Fair and Balanced", and is false advertising  Turborama   Oct-20-09 01:57 PM   #9 
  - do you think that media matters....  dennis4868   Oct-20-09 02:12 PM   #13 
     - And sometimes Fox  GMA   Oct-20-09 02:31 PM   #19 
        - no....  dennis4868   Oct-20-09 04:11 PM   #30 
        - Like what? What is Fox showing that others are not?  rd_kent   Oct-20-09 08:15 PM   #42 
  - K&R Thanks for posting. I'm glad there's an all out attack on Faux's agenda now  Turborama   Oct-20-09 02:01 PM   #10 
  - K & R  democracy1st   Oct-20-09 02:03 PM   #11 
  - If the Lie is big enough  LiberalLovinLug   Oct-20-09 03:12 PM   #27 
  - knr  wroberts189   Oct-20-09 07:28 PM   #40 
 

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