Monday, June 23, 2008

Iraq? Huh? What's that??

According to this new unsettling story on, the average time spent covering the "war" in Iraq by the major news networks is 2 minutes a week!

Read the article here:

It may also interest you to know that a quick scan of's main page as of this posting had no mention of Iraq. It did however have these important tidbits listed under its "Latest News" section which is prominently featured on the upper right hand side section of the page -

While there were a few other items that dealt with the current race for the White House and the cost of gas, these were titles featured right along with them. In fact, out of the 19 listed, these were half of the "news" stories.

Small wonder we have such an under-informed populace in this country - which of course leads to dreadful mistakes like this...

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