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March 06, 2006

The Real News Agenda

Here's an interesting quote which will make you skeptical about anything you hear on the nightly television news:

"This is an industry, it's a business. We exist to make money. We exist to put commercials on the air. The programming that is put on between those commercials is simply the bait we put in the mousetrap" - Ted Koppel, retiring news anchor of USAmerica's ABC network, speaking about advertising in the news business.

Posted by gary at March 6, 2006 11:24 AM

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