The modern media is useless

By: Jonathan S. Hogue ~Opinions & Editorials Editor~ There was a time when the media was important. Americans could turn on the evening news and see balanced, straightforward reporting from men and women who saw their jobs as a vocation for the public. Sadly, the era of concentrated reporting is over. Following the introduction of 24-hour media, the news now looks more like a circus than a dignified place for debate and discussion. News reports regurgitate facts and take little time to find the issues in stories that are important to the public. Without making people think, media outlets use … Continue reading The modern media is useless