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  • BBC

    9 17.65%
  • CNN

    7 13.73%
  • Comedy/satire shows (i.e. Stewart, Colbert, etc.)

    3 5.88%
  • Fox

    19 37.25%
  • Internet news sites

    31 60.78%
  • Internet social media

    9 17.65%
  • Magazines

    4 7.84%
  • Networks (ABC/CBS/NBC)

    4 7.84%
  • Newspapers

    9 17.65%
  • Other

    12 23.53%
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    Where do you primarily get your news/information?

    Where do you **primarily** get your news/information?

    1. BBC
    2. CNN
    3. Comedy/satire shows (i.e. Stewart, Colbert, etc.)
    4. Fox
    5. Internet news sites
    6. Internet social media
    7. Magazines
    8. Networks (ABC/CBS/NBC)
    9. Newspapers
    10. Other

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    Re: Where do you primarily get your news/information?

    National Public Radio....... Sirius POTUS ....... NBC News.... Detroit Free Press ...... various internet sites
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    Re: Where do you primarily get your news/information?

    I get my news from several different sources, and then piece together that parts that are not slanted.
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    Re: Where do you primarily get your news/information?

    Quote Originally Posted by haymarket View Post
    National Public Radio....... Sirius POTUS ....... NBC News.... Detroit Free Press ...... various internet sites
    I meant to put NPR in there, but ran out of room and also wanted an 'other' option.
    If you claim sexual harassment to be wrong, yet you defend anyone on your side for any reason,
    then you are a hypocrite and everything you say on the matter is just babble.

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    Re: Where do you primarily get your news/information?

    In no particular order:

    The Guardian UK (Online)

    The Globe & Mail (Canada)

    The Christian Science Monitor (Online)

    BBC

    Drudge Report

    Alternet.org

    DP

    Lew Rockwell.com

    Rawstory.com

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    We recently stopped our local newspaper. It is worthless.

    I never watch any television news.










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    Re: Where do you primarily get your news/information?

    Drudgereport.com
    Hotair.com
    Redstate.com
    charismanews.com
    ^^^ How I stay up to date on the right. CharismaNews is cringe porn.
    news.google.com
    centerforinquiry.net
    thedailybeast.com
    reddit.com/r/news and /r/atheism
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    I watch Stewart and Jon Oliver sometimes as well.
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    Re: Where do you primarily get your news/information?

    Here, most of the time.
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    Re: Where do you primarily get your news/information?

    NYT
    WaPo
    Politico
    The Atlantic
    National Journal
    Weekly Standard
    Fox News

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    Re: Where do you primarily get your news/information?

    Internet News Aggregators (news.google.com and Flipboard) and NPR. Some world news I get from the BBC World Service and Al Jazzera English.
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    Re: Where do you primarily get your news/information?

    News: PBS, CNN, C-SPAN, Fox, Reuters, AP, Disability Scoop. Informational analysis: National Affairs, AEI, AIR, Brookings Institution, STRATFOR, Chronicle of Higher Education, "New Books In" podcasts (Education, Political Science, Intellectual History, etc).

    Aggregated sources: Google News (customized on two different accounts, each for a specific broad subject area-one on disability and mental health issues, the other on american conservatism and neoconservatism).
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