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Media Is Ignoring Good News About Iraq

Detail from Google Trends – Iraq:

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Note the decline in “news reference volume” for Iraq once it became clear that the surge was actually working.

Conversely, notice the up-tick in media interest after the bombing of the “Gold Mosque” in August 2006, and the subsequent sectarian attacks, when there was hope of an Iraq civil war.

Meanwhile, our media masters have moved on to (or invented) other more pressing matters.

Detail from Google Trends – Climate Change:

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But of course “climate change” isn’t our media’s only new hobby horse.

Detail from Google Trends – Waterboarding:

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Yes, we are winning the war in Iraq. And troops are even being removed. But our media doesn’t want to dwell on that embarrassing subject.

Why is that?

This article was posted by Steve on Wednesday, December 12th, 2007. Comments are currently closed.

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