View Full Version : Pew Poll: 71% Of Americans Distrust News Organizations

09-14-2009, 07:17 PM
The publicís assessment of the accuracy of news stories is now at its lowest level in more than two decades of Pew Research surveys, and Americansí views of media bias and independence now match previous lows.

Just 29% of Americans say that news organizations generally get the facts straight, while 71% say that news stories are often inaccurate. In the initial survey in this series about the news mediaís performance in 1985, 55% said news stories were accurate while 34% said they were inaccurate.

That percentage had fallen sharply by the late 1990s and has remained low over the last...


09-14-2009, 07:50 PM
NOTHING on NBC Nightly News about: ACORN, or TeaParty

Watching the NBC Nightly News tonight, and not a single story on Acorn, or the 912 TeaParty. It is an absolute outrage that these propagandist are allowed to continue this charade.

Rush had it right today, the next protest should be at the front door of NBC News. Put them in a position that they cannot avoid


09-15-2009, 11:25 PM
interesting that 43% of Democrats view Fox FAVORABLY while only 36% view it unfavorably . . . .