Ken Shepherd

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ABC Reporter Portrays Union as Victim, Delphi as Villain

Reynolds ignored Delphis $76-an-hour wages and $400-million per year spent on laid-off workers.

Times Touts Record U.S. Emissions, Ignores Failure of Other Nations

Canada, a Kyoto Treaty country, did worse than the America. in cutting greenhouse gases.

Times Ignores Cost of Union Strike for Commuters, City

Focusing on workers dignity, reporters ignore cost of strike, generous pay for workers.

U.S. Economy Again Defies Media Pessimism

December CPI numbers counter dire inflation predictions from the media.

CBSs Axelrod Heats Up Energy Price By One-Third

Reporter hypes cost increase but doesnt mention industry is recovering faster than expected.

Harvard Professor Deflates In the Money

Clinton-era Treasury official dismisses housing bubble talk, notes home values have not declined since the Great Depression.

Papers Spin Scuffle over Study Data into Knockout for Merck Opponents

USA Today, NY Times portray a five-year-old glitch as new evidence against company.

CNNs Andy Serwer 180

Reporters housing bubble lasts two minutes on American Morning.

SpongeBob SquarePants Is the Next Joe Camel?

CBS health reporter swallows obesity study without airing other side.

CNNs Dobbs Gives Hot Economy a Cold Shower

Business anchors appearance on CBS fraught with pessimistic myths.

Morning Shows Return to Pessimism on Economy

Presidents poll numbers, heating prices cited while Sawyer urges tax hike.

CNNs Serwer Huffs and Puffs about Bad News from Detroit

But business reporter turns around hours later to declare the economy just right.

NBC Ignores 13-Percent-Higher Economic Growth

Other networks give minimal attention to positive news, as downbeat forecasts are proven wrong.

CBS Blows Hurricane Season Death Toll Out of Proportion

Acosta portrays 2005 as deadliest year, ignoring 8,000 killed in Galveston storm.

CBS Reporter Misrepresents Pump Prices

According to Chen, at $2.15 gas price is just averaging under $3/gallon

CNN Unloads Double Portion of Bias

In the Money segment features uncritical plug of Supersize Me star

A Load of Red Bull

New York Times hits energy drink makers as profiting from addiction.

CNN Presents One-Sided Study as Fact

No balance presented in Lou Dobbs Tonight story about 'War on the Middle Class'