>CBS Objective?

>CBS News says that they are objective in their reporting, and then they publish a “news” article like this one, which is so obviously biased.

“Thousands Protest Iraq War Policy”

On Saturday, two separate groups of people met in Washington DC: people against the war, and people supporting the troops. Instead of titling the article to show the varied opinions, CBS only states, “Thousands Protest Iraq War Policy”, saying nothing about the thousands that support the Iraq war policy. The counterprotesters were not even mentioned until the second paragraph, which was so strangely worded that I had to read it twice to figure out that they mentioned both groups once, and described the anti-war group twice.

Almost every quote in the article was against the war. They quoted seven people who are against the war, but only two who supported it. I must say I did find it humorous that the rally was supposed to last three hours, but when the rally was only 60 minutes along, there were only 5-10% of the original number left (if those numbers are to be believed).

I guess they “cut and ran” didn’t they?


About Steve Picray

I have been many things, but right now I am a registered nurse attempting to pay off my debt so that, God willing, I can be a pastor again someday. I have a wife and three kids. I am a conservative Christian (of the Baptist variety). This blog is about me: the things that happen to me, the things that interest me, and the things that bother me. If you have a question, just e-mail me at spicray AT gmail DOT com. God Bless!
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