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Networks Serve as Deputy for Food Police

Anti-food-industry group has more food stories on network news than official government agency dedicated to nutrition.

CBS, ABC Attack Companies on Cancer Drug Costs

Both networks leave out heavy cost of research or that 30 percent of marketed pharmaceuticals are money-losers.

Take Food Cops' Advice with a Grain of Salt -- Until That's Banned, Too

The Center for Science in the Public Interest, which once campaigned for trans fats, now sues against them.

ABC Perplexed at High Demand for High-Priced Gas

Network's reporters ignore analysis that shows prices are reasonable when adjusted for inflation, personal income.

ABC Presents One Young Spendthrift as Symbol of Poor Money Management

Reporter Stark leaves out that many 20-somethings are planning for retirement.

Washington Post Stokes Class Envy with Front-Page Story

But the article itself shows blue-collar workers like nurses, carpenters among those benefiting from strong economy.

CNN's Lee Pumps Up Gas Price

Business reporter errs in saying Americans are paying a penny less than the 'all-time high.'

CBS Lets Government off the Hook in Florida 'Insurance Crisis'

Subsidized flood insurance encourages building on hurricane-prone coasts, while consumers are shocked at private market prices.

CBS Ignores Role of Tax Hike in Atlantic City Casino Closings

Reporter Alfonsi left out how Democratic governor's plans to raise sales tax shut down the Garden State's government.

NBC's 'Today' Gives Voice to Class Envy in Hollywood

Reporter highlights complaint of Academy Award announcer about actors but ignores man's movie work.

CNN Puts Food Police on Patrol in the Grocery Aisle

'American Morning' features anti-food industry Nestle as it scolds shoppers on processed foods.

CBS Upstages Good Economic News with Foreclosure Worries

Reporter highlights Cape Cod foreclosure, but leaves out how house is above average in value.

AP's '100 Scientists' Should Be Called '19 Gore Supporters'

Article fails to acknowledge previous links between fans and Gore, calls movie's errors "tiny."

CBS Hypes Tiny 'Smart Car,' Derides 'Bigger is Better Attitude'

Reporter John Blackstone left out how the 60-horsepower car lacks pep for highway driving.

Media Confidence Index Stays Low Despite Consumer Optimism

Housing sales, consumer confidence up despite predictions of economic downturn.

Media Confidence Index Stays Low

Washington Post Foodies Juiced about Food Police's New Target

Paper's Food section serves up left-wing group's latest complaints about what we drink.

Gates & Buffett: A Wealth of Information about How Journalists See Money

Rich duo proves that good media coverage can be had ... if you give money to the correct causes.

Strange Brew of Coverage Now Brings Praise for Coffee

A week after slamming Starbucks about nutrition, ABC extols java's health benefits.

Parade Pushes Another Gas Tax

Magazine's guide to going green, fighting global warming calls for less green in your pocketbook.

NY Times Spins Lawyer-Friendly Ruling as 'Employee-Friendly'

Washington Post alludes to costs the ruling is likely to impose on businesses.

Networks Hype Global Warming Study Based on 'Proxy' Evidence

News shows leave out the 'Little Ice Age,' lack of temperature data, and role of the sun in warming.

Summer of Gore Continues with Softball Game on 'Larry King'

Host lets Gore slam his talking points out of the park without raising any skeptical questions on warming.

CBS Latches Onto Liberal Group's Study on Prescription Drug Choice

Reporter Wyatt Andrews leaves out group's ideological leanings towards socialized medicine.

Media's anti-Java Jihad Continues on Morning Shows

CBS's 'Early Show' worries about the dangers of teenage coffee addiction.

For American Businessmen, Primetime is Crimetime

Entertainment TV says professionals 21 times more dangerous than the mob.

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For American Businessmen, Primetime is Crimetime

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For American Businessmen, Primetime is Crimetime

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