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So, the lesson here is clear: No longer can the American media be relied upon to bring us fact-based information. The news media has entered the ideology business much like talk radio. This will greatly harm the nation, as unbiased information is critical for an informed citizenry. The collapse of journalistic standards was a huge but largely untold story in 2008.
Seriously, you'll never guess.
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In a remarkably and hilariously un-self-examined moment, it was Bill O'Reilly (warning: clicking on the hyperlink gives TownHall a hit).
(h/t Blue Gal)