The Finch Formerly Known As Gold

27 February 2005

If it screeds, it leads

If you're really anxious for bad news from the Middle East, Big Media are more than happy to deliver it to you. As Jim the Unix Dude points out:

Let's look specifically at news from Iraq. To believe ABC, CBS, or NBC is to believe that the whole country is in ruins, Iraqis nationwide fear for their lives minute by minute, and the entire situation is a hopeless mess. You can believe that if you wish. Of course, you'd be wrong.

And yes, he's prepared to tell you why. Do read the whole thing.

Posted at 9:32 AM to Political Science Fiction