Author Topic: Study: Network news viewers at all-time low; half under age 30 never watch news  (Read 435 times)

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"You cannot strengthen the weak by weakening the strong. You cannot help the wage earner by pulling down the wage payer. You cannot help the poor by destroying the rich. You cannot help men permanently by doing for them what they could and should do for themselves." — Abraham Lincoln

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And they get their news from Twitter and BookFace, which is even worse than the network news.
"...And these atomic bombs which science burst upon the world that night were strange, even to the men who used them."  H. G. Wells, The World Set Free, 1914

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And they get their news from Twitter and BookFace, which is even worse than the network news.

I'm not so certain they care enough about what is going on to find news.
"You cannot strengthen the weak by weakening the strong. You cannot help the wage earner by pulling down the wage payer. You cannot help the poor by destroying the rich. You cannot help men permanently by doing for them what they could and should do for themselves." — Abraham Lincoln

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And they get their news from Twitter and BookFace, which is even worse than the network news.

Not sure what that means.  To my knowledge, neither twitter nor Facebook hires journalists to report news. 


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