Tag: bias

Floundering in a sea of change (UPDATED)

From you local newspaper…The Sydney Morning Herald:

Once again in America, fiction flounders in the wake of reality TV. So does the traditional media. When I wanted to get an unfiltered measure of Governor Palin, the last object I was going to trust was the world’s most famous news brand, The New York Times.

By the way, how are US papers fairing financial nowadays?

UPDATE: Answer – for crap.

Speaking of Biases…

“Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.” – Douglas Adams

Just food for thought…
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