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Thursday, February 17, 2005
"Over the past several years, the Bush administration has learned that it can engage the press in an adversarial way, and the public won't mind. It's yet another step in managed news," says Tom Hollihan, another journalism expert at USC's Annenberg School.Meanwhile today George W. The Media Is Just Too Hard On Me Bush was involved in the following exchange:
THE PRESIDENT: Herman.Bush didn't answer the question and none of the liberal media hacks that are so rough on Bush pointed this out to the king.
An administration that exploits and manipulates the public, a media that won't stand up for its self (and thus, intentionally or not, helps the administration) and a public that gives no signs of caring is what's here in terms of media dynamics. Well the situation is far complex, but all of that is true...