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TIME Embraces Bad Economics That Blame America for World Poverty

By giving one economist its recent cover story, TIME failed to look critically at demands for more government spending abroad and the reality of how much the U.S. already gives in foreign aid.

ABC Uses Old Interview for One-Sided Trade Story

ABCs World News Tonight offered up a painfully one-sided view of U.S. trade in its March 11 broadcast.

Media Continue to Attack Drug Companies with Misinformation

Reporters rely on fuzzy math to misrepresent massive R&D spending in the pharmaceutical industry.

60 Minutes Describes Video Game as a Killer Application

CBS sets its sights on Grand Theft Auto for a broadcast beatdown that promoted another multi-million-dollar lawsuit.

NYT/CBS Numbers Show Support for Bush on Social Security

Broadcasters are pointing to the latest New York Times/CBS News poll as evidence that Bush has no support for changing Social Security.

ABC Promotes Times Pact with Left-Wing Advocacy Group

The Eye On America segment took a look at teens hooked on tanning and, instead, spied a doctor campaigning against the whole idea of tanning.

CBS Backs Nanny State Ban on Teen Tanning

CBS Evening News tried to shine some light on the tanning industry last night, but ended up simply showing their anti-business bias.

Supporter: Kyotos greatest value is symbolic

Despite the Washington Posts skewed reporting on climate change, it let slip a major point: that the treaty is feel-good legislation designed to tax the industrialized world to fund development in ...

Couric, CBS Morning News touted Frances short work week, but will they admit it failed?

Now that the French are rethinking the cap, will Couric admit the plan was a total failure?

Legal Analyst Undercuts Tort Reform Debate

CNNs Jeffrey Toobin undermined Presidents Bush discussion of runaway litigation before Bush even gave his speech by claiming frivolous lawsuits are urban legends.

Times Gives Chile Savings Plan the Cold Shoulder

Times Gives Chile Savings Plan the Cold Shoulder

Times Changes its Hole Position on Ozone Layer

Times Changes its Hole Position on Ozone Layer

Left-Wing Activists and Corporate America

Left-Wing Activists and Corporate America

A Beef with the Media Over Obesity Bias

A Beef with the Media Over Obesity Bias

A Tough Pill to Swallow

Post spins new drug study to criticize drugmakers even though thats not what the researcher said.

SUPERSIZED BIAS II: Executive Summary

Big Media Continue Skewing Obesity Debate (May-October 2004)

SUPERSIZED BIAS II

Big Media Continue Skewing Obesity Debate (May-October 2004)

Destroying America To Save The World: Executive Summary

TVs Global Warming Coverage Hides Cost Of Kyoto Treaty

Destroying America To Save The World

TVs Global Warming Coverage Hides Cost Of Kyoto Treaty

One Economy, Two Spins: Executive Report

Economic Conditions Portrayed as Positive During Clinton Presented as Negative for Bush

One Economy, Two Spins

Economic Conditions Portrayed as Positive During Clinton Presented as Negative for Bush

An Economists View

Reporting Labor Statistics Correctly

Patience, Hell, Lets Sue Somebody

The food police are looking to take a healthy bite out of corporate America.

Attack on Drug Industry Urges Even More Regulation

Former New England Journal of Medicine Editor Marcia Angell is promoting her new book attacking the pharmaceutical industry and urging added government regulations at the same time.

Overlooked in Williamsburg

A possible link between obesity and Southwest Airlines!

SUPERSIZED BIAS: Executive Summary

Big Medias Role In Covering And Promoting the Obesity Debate

SUPERSIZED BIAS

Big Medias Role In Covering And Promoting the Obesity Debate

Global Warming Induced Ice Age

Fortune magazine may be taken aback to learn that the magazines science writer finds the fact that the Pentagon recently studied possible scenarios resulting from abrupt climate change to devise ...

Some Kids Eat Fast Food; Some Kids Are Fat

The Media Connects The Dots

Media Help Sell Mass Extinction Scare

Claims that global warming will cause 'mass extinction' by 2050 were received with uniformly sympathetic coverage by media outlets.