Originally posted by Kr0nZ
That was very anti-climatic, I was expecting a freak out. With the anchor literally telling them to shove it.
I agree, but I wasn't expecting a loud showdown, I was at least expecting them to make the most of their opportunity.
How about they tell the truth about it on air, as they quit? Why wait until after the fact and just make vague statements about their reasons? They
potentially had millions of people able to see this, and they wasted the opportunity to be real news broadcasters, giving an honest account of their
A real news broadcaster would have made a proper statement for this, offering an example, evidence, and THEN quit live on air.
What they did was noble, but pretty weak. If they are not even willing to call out their bosses on the biased nature of their company, how do they
ever expect anything to change? They missed out on the chance to raise the issue with a large dedicated audience, and back up what many (but not
enough) already know.
They should have stated for all to see that they were leaving because the news is biased, their company has moneyed interests and is influenced. They
should have told the truth and not have placed this professional and fake gloss over everything.