Do you think this affects the ability of news media to uphold their social responsibilities?

Question by Lida: Do you think this affects the ability of news media to uphold their social responsibilities? Many news media now attempt to increase popularity by adding entertainment value along with information-based news. Best answer: Answer by Robert BoboWhere have you been news has been infotainment for decades it started after major companies realized […]

Why are Fox News allowed to advertise that their news is fair and balanced when it blatantly is not?

Question by Kiwi: Why are Fox News allowed to advertise that their news is fair and balanced when it blatantly is not? In our country they would be taken to the broadcasting standards authority (I guess FCA in the States) @ ChrisChr Examples http://www.newshounds.us/ Hours and hours of examples. Right. ­čÖé Best answer: Answer by […]

Why does FOX News advertise their Prime Time as Fair & Balanced when their hosts are sympathetic to the right?

Question by Technicolor Universe: Why does FOX News advertise their Prime Time as Fair & Balanced when their hosts are sympathetic to the right? Some have said that FOX is fair and balanced because it brings both sides and is not biased like the main stream media “NBC, ABC and CBS.” But I’ve got to […]

Do you think the “Draw Binky” or the “3D glasses” guys will renew their advertising contract with Fox News?

Question by future: Do you think the “Draw Binky” or the “3D glasses” guys will renew their advertising contract with Fox News? CNN just got named most trusted news network in a major poll. Hard to say if these top companies will reup. Best answer: Answer by Green ArrowThey should advertise a mental health clinic […]

Why do local television networks spend so much time each day advertising their news shows.?

Question by hazzard: Why do local television networks spend so much time each day advertising their news shows.? They could use that time to report more news throughout the day. I think it is because they are more concerned about commercial revenue than keeping the pubic as informed as possible. What do you think. Best […]

How do ISPs make any money off their usenet service? Why dont they just discontinue?

Question by musaddeqkhan: How do ISPs make any money off their usenet service? Why dont they just discontinue? How do ISPs make any money off their usenet service? Why dont they just discontinue? Best answer: Answer by Glenn NSome ISPs have stopped offereing usenet access. But usenet is not controlled by the ISP. They can […]