Popular news media coverage vs coverage of ordinary people doing extrordinary things...
What is the signifigance of popular news media covering things such as Whitney Houstons death or Charlie Sheens latest escapeds so heavily when on the same days there are ordinary people such as fireman, soldiers, doctors, etc doing amazing things for our country and/or dying for the people of it. How does this affect the mindsets of the younger generations?
Sends the message of, regardless of the circumstances, the ordinary heros of this country aren't recognized. Seems ordinary success stories don't reap the rewards of the big buck advertisers.
by Mike Russo 9 hours ago
At this moment if you are watching CNN, they are showing over 10,000 people marching and protesting about Trump. If you watch Fox New, they are talking about all the great accomplishments Trump has done while being in the UK. And in the lower right corner of the screen, barely visible...
by breathe2travel 6 years ago
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by Petra Vlah 6 years ago
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by ahorseback 3 days ago
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by Credence2 17 months ago
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by Susie Lehto 2 years ago
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