May 01 2014

CNN coverage on UN climate report

CNN must be dreading to watch The Daily Show because, next to Fox News, Jon Stewart seems to enjoy taking shots at them for their descent into mindless coverage of non-news. It seems like he expects them to be better than they are while he has no hope for Fox.

In this clip, he looks at how they covered the UN climate report released last week.

(This clip aired on April 24, 2014. To get suggestions on how to view clips of The Daily Show and The Colbert Report outside the US, please see this earlier post. If the videos autoplay, please see here for a diagnosis and possible solutions.)


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    Al Dente

    It does seem that CNN is spending an inordinate amount of time reporting on every piece of flotsam in the eastern Indian Ocean.

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    To be fair, those oceans are full of red herrings.

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    StevoR : Free West Papua, free Tibet, let the Chagossians return!

    I wonder if CNN has reported on this worrying milestone? :


    Too many of the media outlets here in Oz have ignored it going on what I have – or rather haven’t seen.

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