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  •  There is plenty of coverage on the web, (8+ / 0-)

    just not on TV.  Try Al Jazeera English.

    It's amazing what a person can learn if he doesn't depend on television for his view on the world.

    "In this world of sin and sorrow there is always something to be thankful for; as for me, I rejoice that I am not a Republican." - H. L. Mencken

    by SueDe on Thu Jul 04, 2013 at 05:35:26 AM PDT

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    •  Thanks, AJE is one of the better sources for (2+ / 0-)
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      MidEast.

      Must admit to a little snarkiness WRT to American "journalism".

      LG: You know what? You got spunk. MR: Well, Yes... LG: I hate spunk!

      by dinotrac on Thu Jul 04, 2013 at 07:39:45 AM PDT

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      •  If you resort only to snarkiness (1+ / 0-)
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        regarding American journalism, you're a lot better human than I am.  I like how the English call their talking heads "readers" or "hosts," not journalists.  "Journalist" should be reserved for someone who actually works to gather information and interpret events, not those who just rip and read and snidely comment.

        "In this world of sin and sorrow there is always something to be thankful for; as for me, I rejoice that I am not a Republican." - H. L. Mencken

        by SueDe on Thu Jul 04, 2013 at 12:33:31 PM PDT

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