Re: [prbytes] NEWS : TRENDS : NEWSPAPERS : WEBLOGS: The End ofTimes?
- Differing opinions are what make the world go round, Christopher, but, for goodness' sake, on what basis do you "trust" PBS and NPR more
than other media?
Rich Barger, ABC, APR
"Powers, Christopher" wrote:
> Regarding the William Ernest Waites quote below, couldn't agree more that the drive for profit has pretty-much wrecked many a good
> media organization. As to his statements about the government supporting the media, the most highly respected news organization in the
> world, the BBC, is funded by the British government. I trust them far more than the profit-driven media in this country. Likewise, I
> trust PBS and NPR more than CBS, NBC, ABC, CNN and, of course, Fox. At least in these cases, are government-supported news media
> really so bad?
> Christopher Powers