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Sam Champion(s) 'Eco-Friendly Home,' Downplays Expense

'Good Morning America's' weatherman barely mentions cost of 'money-saving' house.

BusinessWeek Credits 'Savvier Media' With Silencing Warming Opposition

Magazine also praises corporations that have 'come around' to promote carbon caps.

Green Day(s) All Year 'Round

Green Issues Are the Place to Be

Global warming goes glossy as magazines turn up heat on business with environmental ideas.

Green Day(s) All Year 'Round

Media uncritically report on climate change rallies, protests and concerts without pausing to count the cost to businesses and individuals.

AARP Quest for Health Care 'Leverage' Doesn't Bother New York Times

Group's move toward health insurance is controversial, but reporter Robert Pear only talks with AARP execs and allies.

Student Loan Providers 'Sound Like Drug Companies,' CNN Reporter Scolds

'In the Money' report drags several industries through the mud while pushing for more government control of student loans.

CNN's Velshi Misreports Tax Numbers While 'Minding Your Business'

Reporter emphasizes 'cost' of repeal, but gets it wrong.

CNN's Velshi Says Carbon Regulation Is 'Right Direction'

'American Morning' supports mandatory plan so 'people won't have to make choices.'

CNN Pumps Up Inquiry into Gas Prices

Anchor Miles O'Brien shows more support for left-wing attack on Big Oil.

Media Amnesia Strikes on AMT Reform

AMT Mess: Media blame Bush tax cuts, not politicians who neglected to index the tax to inflation.

How High Can You Stand for Your Taxes to Go?

Democrats won't go on TV to defend their sly plan: a $2-trillion tax increase.

U.S., International Newsweek Editions Present Different Views of Warming

American issue leaves out M.I.T. professor criticizing global warming theory and article about adapting to change.

CNN 'Morning' Team Throws Tomatoes at Burger King

McDonald's is doing 'right thing' paying more for tomatoes, but competitor 'can't get away with' its decision not to do so, according to reporters.

Vanity Fair Tells Conservatives to Go to Hell

Magazine attacks Limbaugh, sentences 'environmental sinners' to 'Dante's Inferno: Green Edition'

'Desperately Underpaid' Media Attack Another Oil Company Executive

Big pay depicted as a union issue on CNN, but reality shows CEO's stock options earned over 10-year period.

Time Part V: Time Goes for the Green -- In Your Wallet

Financial impact of magazine's recommendations could put you in the red.

CNN's Attack of the 'Killer Stoves'

'American Morning' reporter tries to light a fire for more regulation.

Washington Post Teed Off about Discrimination in Private Organization

As the Masters Tournament begins, Post mimics earlier Times.

Time Part IV: The 'Green Office Is the Place to Be'

Magazine's 51 planet-saving 'things' include several ways to make office space even more unbearable.

Time Part III: Right Turns Only, to Save the Planet

ABC is just as fascinated with idea of no left turns, but neither outlet mentions how impractical it is for ordinary drivers.

Tax Threats on Tax Day 2007

Congress will hike our taxes as many times as they can.

The 'Consumer Group' That Doesn't Want You to Consume

Journalists love CSPI's hype and embrace its extremist anti-food agenda.

Networks Respect 'America's Best-Known Forecaster,' Except When He Talks about Global Warming

Networks rush to cover Dr. Bill Gray's hurricane predictions, but leave out the fact that he thinks the world might cool again soon.

Time Part II: Magazine Also Has a Beef with Steak

Time's 51 things 'to make a difference' would control food we eat and where it is grown.

Airline Complaints Down, Network Complaints about Airlines Up

CBS, NBC attack industry for poor performance though travelers do not.

Time Magazine Gives 51 Ways to Save Planet, Including Taxes & Regulation

Magazine's prescription for planet's 'serious illness' includes a strong dose of government and 'feel good factors.'

'60 Minutes' Uses 13 of Its Minutes to Back Drug Regulation

CBS attacks drug companies, fails to explain impact price controls would have on the market.