Ed Driscoll

SHODDY COVERAGE OF A SIMPLE

SHODDY COVERAGE OF A SIMPLE STORY: “Group Captain Mandrake”, who knows a thing or two about ships, Fisks a routine CNN story about the USS New Jersey.

As one of his commenters wrote, “People trust the media when it reports about stuff they don’t know about, conveniently forgetting that every time the media reports about something they DO know about the media gets it wrong.”