Business Articles

Missing the Point on Prices

Networks continue to hype gas prices high above the national average, while the Post looks to government for pricing.

Obesity Battle Pops Up Again

Networks half-baked report criticized those who have fun in the sun.

Oil Prices Drop and Networks Ignore It

ABC does note the cause of the problem is that businesses cant build new refineries.

ABC Plays The Old Skin Game

Networks half-baked report criticized those who have fun in the sun.

Networks continue gas price hype

ABC does note the cause of the problem is that businesses cant build new refineries.

Broken records: Media repeat phony claim of all-time high gas prices

Major medias problem with adjusting prices based on inflation adds to anxiety about cost.

Networks Paint Bush Economy As Bleak No Matter What The Facts Really Say

Medias bad news bears deliver negative news 62 percent of the time despite economic expansion.

Commentary: The Media Say the Economy Is Horrible, So It Must Be True

But their coverage of the Bush economy reads like a collection of Democratic Party press releases, calling a strong economy everything from 'struggling' to 'volatile' or 'dicey.'

Social Securitys Retirement Date Long Passed

70th anniversary marked by media spin on reforming the system.

Pain at the Pump

Schizophrenic media offer full-service bias on the economy.

CBS Downplays Danger from Activist Health Commissioner

Regulatory suggestion to limit trans-fats in New York foods results in serving of poor journalism.

Jennings Death Inspires Anti-Smoking Crusade

NBC reports that thousands choose to stop smoking yet, they need regulation and government funding to help?

Morning Shows Fill Up With Hype on Gas Prices

Networks emphasize $3-per-gallon prices when average price is $2.37.

Times Relies on Food Police for Comment on Healthier Products

In mostly positive free-market story, anti-industry nutritionist Marion Nestle continues criticism of innovation.

Post Blames Free Market For Starvation In Niger

Timbergs rant bypasses poverty, drought, locusts and other causes to blame greedy capitalists.

CBS Delivers A Steady Diet Of One-Sided Coverage

Network skews lawsuit story toward government and virtually ignores defendant

Networks Ignore U.S. Agreement on Global Warming

Partnership includes energy-hungry China and India, but media arent interested.

Media Find Current TV Electrifying

Stories downplay negatives, fawn over Al Gore, businessman as out to change the world.

Journal Story Describes the End of the World As We Know It

Harvard professors connection of current events to pre-World War I ignores mountains of good economic news.

FairTax Gets Unfair Interview

CNNs Soledad OBrien warns of the impending devastation of the economy with the FairTax.

Energy: Regulation and Rewards, not Freedom

Media blast oil companies, lawmakers but fail to investigate financial boost to inefficient energy source.

Times Blinded By Hazy View of Reality

Dramatically cleaner air downplayed in a story about threats to Clean Air Act because troubles remain.

Atkins Bankruptcy Stories on Low-Substance Diet

Media focus on end to a craze, but wheres the beef about how business responded with healthy lifestyle foods?

Required Reading for the Tax Revolution

FairTax would free markets, individuals from income tax.

CBS Boosts Rocket Makers

Evening News does positive story about private businesses in the space race.

Media Downplay 25 Percent Tax Promoted By Democrats

Journalists fail to link think tank study with senators connected to group that researched it.

Media Criticize Union Insurgents

Networks, major newspapers lament departure of dissidents from AFL-CIO while pro-union voices dominate coverage.

NBC Weighs In Against Businesses

Network complains that companies discriminate based on appearance.