Archives for December 2005

The Top 10 Stories (and Non-Stories) of 2005

Every day, news organizations choose which stories to highlight in their news coverage and which to omit. In their coverage of hard news, the media inevitably trumpets meaningless, skewed, or false stories, while overlooking news items of vital importance – and this year was no exception. TOP TEN OVERREPORTED STORIES OF 2005 10. The Passion of Mary Mapes Mary Mapes, you’ll recall, … [Read more...]