Welcome to FinHeaven Fans Forums! We're glad to have you here. Please feel free to browse the forum. We'd like to invite you to join our community; doing so will enable you to view additional forums and post with our other members.



VIP Members don't see these ads. Join VIP Now
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 14

Thread: When is MSNBC going to be held accountable?

  1. -1
    Breed's Avatar
    Pro Bowler

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Jan 2004
    Posts:
    1,958
    vCash:
    1199
    Loc:
    United States
    Thanks / No Thanks

    When is MSNBC going to be held accountable?

    It's one thing to focus on certain stories to push one's agenda's, or even to omit pertinent information to prove a point. Every media outlet is guilty of that. But how many times is MSNBC going to have to get caught editing video/audio before they are held accountable?

    http://mrctv.org/videos/heckler-msnb...hts-supporters
    Quote Quote  

  2. -2
    Locke's Avatar
    They looked like strong hands.

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Aug 2008
    Posts:
    8,857
    vCash:
    5324
    Loc:
    Albuquerque, NM
    Thanks / No Thanks
    I would assume about the same time Fox does. Real news seems to have disappeared. It's all pure entertainment now...

    If I could take your pain and frame it, and hang it on my wall,
    maybe you would never have to hurt again...

    Quote Quote  

  3. -3
    Breed's Avatar
    Pro Bowler

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Jan 2004
    Posts:
    1,958
    vCash:
    1199
    Loc:
    United States
    Thanks / No Thanks
    Quote Originally Posted by Locke View Post
    I would assume about the same time Fox does. Real news seems to have disappeared. It's all pure entertainment now...
    Let me be clear. I don't trust any media outlet, Fox included. With that said, how many times has Fox been caught editing audio/video to push their agenda?
    Quote Quote  

  4. -4
    Bumpus's Avatar
    Are you gonna drink that?

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Jun 2003
    Posts:
    21,101
    vCash:
    31179
    Loc:
    West-by-god-Virginny
    Thanks / No Thanks
    Trophies
    2013 Dolphins Logo1972 Dolphins Logo
    Quote Originally Posted by Locke View Post
    I would assume about the same time Fox does. Real news seems to have disappeared. It's all pure entertainment now...
    You beat me to it.
    2014 Goals:
    1) Win the next game.
    2) See goal #1





    "The problem with internet quotes lies in verifying their authenticity."
    -Abraham Lincoln
    Quote Quote  

  5. -5
    Locke's Avatar
    They looked like strong hands.

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Aug 2008
    Posts:
    8,857
    vCash:
    5324
    Loc:
    Albuquerque, NM
    Thanks / No Thanks
    Quote Originally Posted by Breed View Post
    Let me be clear. I don't trust any media outlet, Fox included. With that said, how many times has Fox been caught editing audio/video to push their agenda?
    At least 4-5 that I've personally posted about in this forum. Those were the big ones that popped up during major political events the last few years that I felt were worth commenting on. I've seen several that I didn't bother posting/mentioning. It's a pretty common practice among "news outlets" these days. I specifically remember one where CNN called out Fox News on the air because they were both reporting on the same protest outside the white house, and Fox used footage of a different protest to make the crowd look bigger than it really was...
    Quote Quote  

  6. -6
    Gonzo's Avatar
    Administrator

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Mar 2004
    Posts:
    21,182
    vCash:
    25305
    Loc:
    Brooklyn
    Thanks / No Thanks
    Hydra logo
Gift received at 05-21-2014, 12:20 PM from DisturbedShifty1972 Dolphins Logo
    Quote Originally Posted by Breed View Post
    Let me be clear. I don't trust any media outlet, Fox included. With that said, how many times has Fox been caught editing audio/video to push their agenda?
    For reals? You simply cannot bash MSNBC without bashing Fox and vice versa. They are exactly the same thing. Mouthpieces for extremists on each sides, nothing more.





    Quote Quote  

  7. -7
    Spesh's Avatar
    #freespesh

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Apr 2007
    Posts:
    8,251
    vCash:
    313
    Thanks / No Thanks
    Quote Originally Posted by Breed View Post
    Let me be clear. I don't trust any media outlet, Fox included. With that said, how many times has Fox been caught editing audio/video to push their agenda?
    They just truncated Hilary Clinton's comments about the Benghazi investigation. Cut her off mid sentence to pass judgement. Also the entire Obama "you didnt build that" hype during the election, for weeks they repeatedly aired the editted version of that clip, never letting Obama finish his point. They fanned that flame as fast as humanly possible. As well, how about that "redistribution" clip from Obama in the 90's? They played that up even though it was editted.

    Also the campaign commercial they did:

    Quote Quote  

  8. -8
    rob19's Avatar
    Soul Rebel

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Mar 2006
    Posts:
    7,493
    vCash:
    9329
    Loc:
    Georgia
    Thanks / No Thanks
    1972 Dolphins Logo


    I get almost all of my news from the internet.
    Quote Quote  

  9. -9
    Dolphins9954's Avatar
    Pro Bowler

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Apr 2005
    Posts:
    10,154
    vCash:
    7625
    Thanks / No Thanks
    I don't even watch the TV for news. Pretty much have cable just for Walking Dead and NFL Red Zone.





    "Politics is the Art of Looking for Trouble, Finding it Everywhere, Diagnosing it Incorrectly, and Applying the Wrong Remedies"
    Quote Quote  

  10. -10
    GoFins!'s Avatar
    Starter

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Feb 2008
    Posts:
    492
    vCash:
    1096
    Thanks / No Thanks
    Quote Originally Posted by Breed View Post
    ... how many times is MSNBC going to have to get caught editing video/audio before they are held accountable?
    It's all about ratings. "Accountability" comes with reduced ratings and reduced profit.



    Too many of us are stuck in moral matrix where we'd rather stick with our "comforting delusions" than oppose our "team psychology" and be open-minded thinkers. Information that agrees with our opinions, no matter how illogical or invalid, is accepted without scrutiny while we have great difficulty even considering information that disagrees with us regardless of it's logic or validity.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vs41JrnGaxc
    ďIím somewhat disappointed that more African Americans donít think for themselves and just go with whatever theyíre supposed to say and think."


    - Dr. Benjamin Carson
    Quote Quote  

Similar Threads

  1. When does Ireland get held ACCOUNTABLE for five years of bad drafts?
    By Strangeworld in forum Miami Dolphins Forum
    Replies: 121
    Last Post: 08-22-2012, 12:42 AM
  2. Replies: 6
    Last Post: 09-27-2011, 03:11 PM
  3. Who is going to be held accountable?
    By PHANTASTIC 13 in forum Miami Dolphins Forum
    Replies: 29
    Last Post: 12-19-2006, 02:32 PM
  4. When is Foerester going to be held accountable?
    By Drfletcherdc in forum Miami Dolphins Forum
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 10-13-2004, 07:48 AM
  5. Merged: lets be held accountable/Great
    By finman006 in forum Miami Dolphins Forum
    Replies: 15
    Last Post: 02-23-2004, 10:09 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •