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Media Scrooges: Bah, Humbug to Wall Streets Christmas Bonuses 
The kids on Wall Street got some big toys this year, and the kids in the media have been pouting. Despite broadcast journalists pulling in millions of their own, many reports stoked class warfare by frowning on big paydays.
They Say They Want a Revolution: Privately-Run Public Schools 
A commission recommends privatizing public school administration, and the media will barely touch it. Oh, they reported on the commission Time gave it more than 3,000 words. But not one of them was privatization.
G: USA Today to indebted 20-something: get a better job
B: CBS exploits widows grief to hype danger of anti-depression drugs
U: CBS reporter says Big Pharma controls Congress, our lives 
Global Financial Warriors: The Untold Story of International Finance in
the Post-9/11 World 
Washington, D.C., Jan. 9, 2007
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