posted on Sep, 22 2004 @ 10:16 PM
How did we get to this point? Everything that goes on, on this board is inspired by the media, we read it, we see it on TV and we react to it. The
only problem is we only see what they want us to see! I was watching CNN and Aaron Brown was showing tommorrows headlines and I was shocked by what I
saw. Which is the point, news is not news for news sake, it is what ever will sell the most advertising or newspapers. We are no longer just given
current events, we are spoon fed whatever is most shocking or controversial. Just for example how many of us know the issues that Bush or Kerry are
for? It is more important to argue over who did the most for the US during the Vietnam war. Who really cares? We should know how they plan to improve
our lives and our childrens lives, how they are going to save us money on taxes, and how they are going to protect our country.
Take the current headlines Dan Rather and Memogate gets more coverage that anything important, it is sad when how the news is distorted it becomes the