If freedom of the press is only for those who own the presses, then what freedom is there in the mainstream media for stories that damage liberals?
Important stories have legs in the mainstream media, but others — those which take a small political matter and inflate it to affect a politician’s fate — can have manufactured “legs” if an advantage can be had.
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Remember the offhand “macaca” comment made by former Virginia Sen. George Allen?
Blame the “former” tag partly on the wall-to-wall coverage of Allen’s verbal slip in outlets like The Washington Post, which seemed to run a “macaca” story in every edition during the run up to that senatorial election.
Read More: by Christian Toto, Human Events