Biting your nails? The screenshot is of CNN's web page from about 10:30 AM this morning. The state of our mainstream news media makes me want to pound my head on the desk!
Somebody just shoot me please!!!
Guess I ain't the only one who thinks that the American mainstream media has issues. From a piece on the Huffington post
Interesting. This week, Time's cover story is an essay arguing
in favor of teaching the Bible in schools, which can be boiled down to this:
"Of course the Bible should be taught in schools. Duh. It's religion that
shouldn't be." On the cover of its international edition is a story that is less
easily boiled down: "The Truth About Talibanistan," about the resurgence of the Taliban and al-Qaeda in Afghanistan (and also, Pakistan), and how it's "the next battleground of the war on terrorism." The story is in the U.S. edition of the magazine but not on the American cover, presumably because Rick Stengel & co. think the Bible will do better newsstand (even though it is a singularly unattractive