Fox News Downplays LGBT Teen Suicide, Bullying

  • GQjock

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    Nov 02, 2011 10:35 AM GMT
    Not Surprised But Disgusted
    Fox Almost Completely Ignored The Suicide Of An LGBT Teen. According to an Equality Matters analysis*, Fox News almost completely ignored the September 18 suicide of Jamey Rodemeyer, a bullied gay teen from New York. In the two weeks following Rodemeyer's death, CNN mentioned the story nine times, and MSNBC mentioned the story five times. Fox mentioned it just once, while discussing proposed anti-bullying legislation in New York. Fox never mentioned Rodemeyer by name.

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    Nov 02, 2011 1:06 PM GMT
    Did you expect anything more from 'fox'?
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    Nov 02, 2011 1:21 PM GMT
    Maybe CNN is just overexposing the story...

    This may sound ghoulish, but kids kill themselves all the time for a range of reasons. That this one case has been taken up as a martyr story by the gay community seems like a bit of a fluke to me.
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    Nov 02, 2011 1:24 PM GMT
    Larkin_PLR saidMaybe CNN is just overexposing the story...

    This may sound ghoulish, but kids kill themselves all the time for a range of reasons. That this one case has been taken up as a martyr story by the gay community seems like a bit of a fluke to me.

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    Nov 03, 2011 4:19 PM GMT
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    Larkin_PLR saidMaybe CNN is just overexposing the story...

    This may sound ghoulish, but kids kill themselves all the time for a range of reasons. That this one case has been taken up as a martyr story by the gay community seems like a bit of a fluke to me.

    Please go away, and don't darken our doorstep again. icon_razz.gif

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    Nov 03, 2011 4:23 PM GMT
    Larkin_PLR saidMaybe CNN is just overexposing the story...

    This may sound ghoulish, but kids kill themselves all the time for a range of reasons. That this one case has been taken up as a martyr story by the gay community seems like a bit of a fluke to me.


    I think this is the more likely conclusion. Kids do kill themselves all the time. It's not necessary to make what is really a local story in each case a national story ALL the time. Besides, there was no shortage about the death of this teen, Lady Gaga saw to that. There is an argument that the publicity surrounding some of the teen suicides, while important in one respect in bringing awareness to the growing problem, could also be serving to glorifying teen suicide to some of these kids with already fragile psyches. I think the jury is still out regarding over-publicizing these suicides to the point of making these teens martyrs. I may actually be having a negative effect, while bringing awareness at the same time.

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    Please go away, and don't darken our doorstep again. icon_razz.gif

    I will thank you to speak for yourself and NOT the rest of us. No one elected YOU the monitor of the RJ doorstep. Larkin made a very valid point, not at all deserving of your closed-minded surly attitude. Unlike yourself, many of us here welcome a variety of opinions
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    Nov 03, 2011 5:20 PM GMT
    Larkin_PLR saidMaybe CNN is just overexposing the story...

    This may sound ghoulish, but kids kill themselves all the time for a range of reasons. That this one case has been taken up as a martyr story by the gay community seems like a bit of a fluke to me.


    Well, I'm glad to know teen suicide is okay. We can forget all about it now.

    People bash gays all the time for a range of reasons. If it gets taken up by the media it seems like a bit of a fluke. So I guess that's okay too.
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    Larkin_PLR saidMaybe CNN is just overexposing the story...

    This may sound ghoulish, but kids kill themselves all the time for a range of reasons. That this one case has been taken up as a martyr story by the gay community seems like a bit of a fluke to me.


    Well, I'm glad to know teen suicide is okay. We can forget all about it now.

    People bash gays all the time for a range of reasons. If it gets taken up by the media it seems like a bit of a fluke. So I guess that's okay too.


    It's not that teen suicide is ok... It's just that it's not, you know, of national interest enough for wall to wall coverage. Old ladies fall down the stairs to their deaths all the time too... the fact that we don't have a FOX News action alert for weeks about it doesn't make it ok.

    I'm just not sure what is remarkable about this story in particular that makes CNN think it needs a segment on it every single day.
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    Nov 03, 2011 5:28 PM GMT
    Larkin_PLR saidMaybe CNN is just overexposing the story...

    This may sound ghoulish, but kids kill themselves all the time for a range of reasons. That this one case has been taken up as a martyr story by the gay community seems like a bit of a fluke to me.


    Larky, you know I heart you, but don´t be a cunt.

    The issue with gay teen suicide is not simply that a guy killed himself, as horrid as that is. It is about a larger anti gay leaning in USA law and politics which undermines the principles of freedom and equality.

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    Nov 03, 2011 5:36 PM GMT
    That's not what's being discussed here though. The issue is how evil Fox is for not pimping this story as hard as CNN did.

    If there's a larger act of narrative building happening here, that's fine (though that's not exactly "news reporting"). But repetition of this story over and over is not the same as having segments that tie the story into the struggles of gay people more broadly and actually examine larger issues. That's not what's happening.

    You give CNN too much credit. This is just spectacle.
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    Nov 03, 2011 6:47 PM GMT
    Larkin_PLR said
    tazzari said
    Larkin_PLR saidMaybe CNN is just overexposing the story...

    This may sound ghoulish, but kids kill themselves all the time for a range of reasons. That this one case has been taken up as a martyr story by the gay community seems like a bit of a fluke to me.


    Well, I'm glad to know teen suicide is okay. We can forget all about it now.

    People bash gays all the time for a range of reasons. If it gets taken up by the media it seems like a bit of a fluke. So I guess that's okay too.


    It's not that teen suicide is ok... It's just that it's not, you know, of national interest enough for wall to wall coverage. Old ladies fall down the stairs to their deaths all the time too... the fact that we don't have a FOX News action alert for weeks about it doesn't make it ok.

    I'm just not sure what is remarkable about this story in particular that makes CNN think it needs a segment on it every single day.


    Point made, but I think we should be glad it's being taken up so widely. People need to have their noses shoved into it - it's been ignored far too long, and the right wing is getting away with ignoring it.

    Old ladies fall all the time. We know that; it is of national interest, steps can be taken and are taken. But that is not the same thing as hounding some kid to death because he happens to be different, or gay, or whatever. Steps can be taken, but are not being taken. Politicians ignore it. Far righters make jokes about it. I'm very glad it's being aired every day. The squeaky hinge gets the oil - and social progress is only made by making a fuss and keeping it up.
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    Nov 03, 2011 8:22 PM GMT
    southbeach1500 said
    Larkin_PLR said

    You give CNN too much credit. This is just spectacle.



    Your thinking is on a much higher level than most here, so it's not at all surprising you are getting push-back from so many here.



    So true. God forbid someone around here would be able to see the broader picture. Bravo to Larkin for having looks AND a brain.
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    Art_Deco said
    Larkin_PLR saidMaybe CNN is just overexposing the story...

    This may sound ghoulish, but kids kill themselves all the time for a range of reasons. That this one case has been taken up as a martyr story by the gay community seems like a bit of a fluke to me.


    Please go away, and don't darken our doorstep again. icon_razz.gif



    Sheesh.... You already live in the gay ghetto of Wilton Manors where you are insulated from the real world. You do remember what the real world is, don't you? It's a place where people of all ethnic backgrounds, political views and sexual orientation live together in harmony. Unlike the gay ghetto of Wilton Manors where you live, where the majority of the population is old, white, gay guys who would get the vapors if someone ever suggested to them that they don't vote Democrat.

    So now Art Dingbat, you are looking to extend your gay ghetto to RJ, where people who have different opinions are not welcome and should "go away, and don't darken our doorstep again."

    Well, the one good thing about your post is that it illustrates (yet again) that while gays pat themselves on the back about how "tolerant" they are and how they "embrace diversity" the reality is that gays are some of the most intolerant people out there and hypocrites to boot.


    A liberal is going to come on here and tell you that your full of self hatred.

    Anyway, thats all the coverage that Fox needs for this topic. People kill themselves everyday for many different reasons and its not all over the news. I dont even see it as news.

    As far as Fox News goes I would like to see them give more coverage to free market ideas and maybe talk about the Dow Jones a little more. And maybe a little more news on the state of our economy.



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    Larkin_PLR said
    tazzari said
    Larkin_PLR saidMaybe CNN is just overexposing the story...

    This may sound ghoulish, but kids kill themselves all the time for a range of reasons. That this one case has been taken up as a martyr story by the gay community seems like a bit of a fluke to me.


    Well, I'm glad to know teen suicide is okay. We can forget all about it now.

    People bash gays all the time for a range of reasons. If it gets taken up by the media it seems like a bit of a fluke. So I guess that's okay too.


    It's not that teen suicide is ok... It's just that it's not, you know, of national interest enough for wall to wall coverage. Old ladies fall down the stairs to their deaths all the time too... the fact that we don't have a FOX News action alert for weeks about it doesn't make it ok.

    I'm just not sure what is remarkable about this story in particular that makes CNN think it needs a segment on it every single day.


    These news networks are passing a message not to you or me or any other gay person who understands the difference between the inevitable and a decision . Its a message to those who discriminate against homosexuals: There are consequences to discrimination. Its very easy for those who hate the gays to think just you like do, specially when they already have a biased towards this particular issue. Yes old ladies die all the time falling down the stairs but so do millions of kids in Africa out of mere starvation and preventable diseases. That does not mean we should give totally different issues and with totally different perspectives the same amount of exposure. Your country is going through a transition, every news that takes the problem completely out of proportions is never enough if yet another kid kills himself over the avoidable.
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    charlitos said
    Larkin_PLR said
    tazzari said
    Larkin_PLR saidMaybe CNN is just overexposing the story...

    This may sound ghoulish, but kids kill themselves all the time for a range of reasons. That this one case has been taken up as a martyr story by the gay community seems like a bit of a fluke to me.


    Well, I'm glad to know teen suicide is okay. We can forget all about it now.

    People bash gays all the time for a range of reasons. If it gets taken up by the media it seems like a bit of a fluke. So I guess that's okay too.


    It's not that teen suicide is ok... It's just that it's not, you know, of national interest enough for wall to wall coverage. Old ladies fall down the stairs to their deaths all the time too... the fact that we don't have a FOX News action alert for weeks about it doesn't make it ok.

    I'm just not sure what is remarkable about this story in particular that makes CNN think it needs a segment on it every single day.


    These news networks are passing a message not to you or me or any other gay person who understands the difference between the inevitable and a decision . Its a message to those who discriminate against homosexuals: There are consequences to discrimination. Its very easy for those who hate the gays to think just you like do, specially when they already have a biased towards this particular issue. Yes old ladies die all the time falling down the stairs but so do millions of kids in Africa out of mere starvation and preventable diseases. That does not mean we should give totally different issues and with totally different perspectives the same amount of exposure. Your country is going through a transition, every news that takes the problem completely out of proportions is never enough if yet another kid kills himself over the avoidable.


    They also are sending the message to other gay kids that "hey! If you are being bullied you can just kill yourself and get all this attention like these other kids are!" I agree that it is an issue, however shoving it down others throats isnt going to help, and it sends the message to gay teens who are on the cusp that it is ok to kill themselves, and that others are doing it.

    Studies show time and time again that the more that you show teen suicides the more teens think suicide is ok.
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    Chainers said
    charlitos said
    Larkin_PLR said
    tazzari said
    Larkin_PLR saidMaybe CNN is just overexposing the story...

    This may sound ghoulish, but kids kill themselves all the time for a range of reasons. That this one case has been taken up as a martyr story by the gay community seems like a bit of a fluke to me.


    Well, I'm glad to know teen suicide is okay. We can forget all about it now.

    People bash gays all the time for a range of reasons. If it gets taken up by the media it seems like a bit of a fluke. So I guess that's okay too.


    It's not that teen suicide is ok... It's just that it's not, you know, of national interest enough for wall to wall coverage. Old ladies fall down the stairs to their deaths all the time too... the fact that we don't have a FOX News action alert for weeks about it doesn't make it ok.

    I'm just not sure what is remarkable about this story in particular that makes CNN think it needs a segment on it every single day.


    These news networks are passing a message not to you or me or any other gay person who understands the difference between the inevitable and a decision . Its a message to those who discriminate against homosexuals: There are consequences to discrimination. Its very easy for those who hate the gays to think just you like do, specially when they already have a biased towards this particular issue. Yes old ladies die all the time falling down the stairs but so do millions of kids in Africa out of mere starvation and preventable diseases. That does not mean we should give totally different issues and with totally different perspectives the same amount of exposure. Your country is going through a transition, every news that takes the problem completely out of proportions is never enough if yet another kid kills himself over the avoidable.


    They also are sending the message to other gay kids that "hey! If you are being bullied you can just kill yourself and get all this attention like these other kids are!" I agree that it is an issue, however shoving it down others throats isnt going to help, and it sends the message to gay teens who are on the cusp that it is ok to kill themselves, and that others are doing it.

    Studies show time and time again that the more that you show teen suicides the more teens think suicide is ok.


    Teens are not isolated agents, they are surrounded by people who make their lives a mixture of pleasant and miserable, sometimes it just goes too far to the right. If more adults and specially more parents open their eyes to the consequences of gay bullying, they will most likely get better at giving advice to their kids and teaching them tolerance. Teens suicide over gay bullying gaining more coverage does not directly translate into more kids committing suicide over gay bullying, it does mean however that more awareness will be raised over this issue and more people will be willing to take immediate action to eradicate the problem. That I can tell you is happening right now.
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    charlitos said
    Chainers said
    charlitos said
    Larkin_PLR said
    tazzari said
    Larkin_PLR saidMaybe CNN is just overexposing the story...

    This may sound ghoulish, but kids kill themselves all the time for a range of reasons. That this one case has been taken up as a martyr story by the gay community seems like a bit of a fluke to me.


    Well, I'm glad to know teen suicide is okay. We can forget all about it now.

    People bash gays all the time for a range of reasons. If it gets taken up by the media it seems like a bit of a fluke. So I guess that's okay too.


    It's not that teen suicide is ok... It's just that it's not, you know, of national interest enough for wall to wall coverage. Old ladies fall down the stairs to their deaths all the time too... the fact that we don't have a FOX News action alert for weeks about it doesn't make it ok.

    I'm just not sure what is remarkable about this story in particular that makes CNN think it needs a segment on it every single day.


    These news networks are passing a message not to you or me or any other gay person who understands the difference between the inevitable and a decision . Its a message to those who discriminate against homosexuals: There are consequences to discrimination. Its very easy for those who hate the gays to think just you like do, specially when they already have a biased towards this particular issue. Yes old ladies die all the time falling down the stairs but so do millions of kids in Africa out of mere starvation and preventable diseases. That does not mean we should give totally different issues and with totally different perspectives the same amount of exposure. Your country is going through a transition, every news that takes the problem completely out of proportions is never enough if yet another kid kills himself over the avoidable.


    They also are sending the message to other gay kids that "hey! If you are being bullied you can just kill yourself and get all this attention like these other kids are!" I agree that it is an issue, however shoving it down others throats isnt going to help, and it sends the message to gay teens who are on the cusp that it is ok to kill themselves, and that others are doing it.

    Studies show time and time again that the more that you show teen suicides the more teens think suicide is ok.


    Teens are not isolated agents, they are surrounded by people who make their lives a mixture of pleasant and miserable, sometimes it just goes too far to the right. If more adults and specially more parents open their eyes to the consequences of gay bullying, they will most likely get better at giving advice to their kids and teaching them tolerance. Teens suicide over gay bullying gaining more coverage does not directly translate into more kids committing suicide over gay bullying, it does mean however that more awareness will be raised over this issue and more people will be willing to take immediate action to eradicate the problem. That I can tell you is happening right now.


    I am too tired to find the study, but studies have shown that time and time again the more public awareness is made towards teen suicide in the community, the more teens end up killing themselves.

    Lastly, this is the news we are talking about. It is all entertainment anyways, why are we making such a big deal of it? Its not like they actually care about making a difference, they just want to make a buck.
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    Chainers said
    charlitos said
    Chainers said
    charlitos said
    Larkin_PLR said
    tazzari said
    Larkin_PLR saidMaybe CNN is just overexposing the story...

    This may sound ghoulish, but kids kill themselves all the time for a range of reasons. That this one case has been taken up as a martyr story by the gay community seems like a bit of a fluke to me.


    Well, I'm glad to know teen suicide is okay. We can forget all about it now.

    People bash gays all the time for a range of reasons. If it gets taken up by the media it seems like a bit of a fluke. So I guess that's okay too.


    It's not that teen suicide is ok... It's just that it's not, you know, of national interest enough for wall to wall coverage. Old ladies fall down the stairs to their deaths all the time too... the fact that we don't have a FOX News action alert for weeks about it doesn't make it ok.

    I'm just not sure what is remarkable about this story in particular that makes CNN think it needs a segment on it every single day.


    These news networks are passing a message not to you or me or any other gay person who understands the difference between the inevitable and a decision . Its a message to those who discriminate against homosexuals: There are consequences to discrimination. Its very easy for those who hate the gays to think just you like do, specially when they already have a biased towards this particular issue. Yes old ladies die all the time falling down the stairs but so do millions of kids in Africa out of mere starvation and preventable diseases. That does not mean we should give totally different issues and with totally different perspectives the same amount of exposure. Your country is going through a transition, every news that takes the problem completely out of proportions is never enough if yet another kid kills himself over the avoidable.


    They also are sending the message to other gay kids that "hey! If you are being bullied you can just kill yourself and get all this attention like these other kids are!" I agree that it is an issue, however shoving it down others throats isnt going to help, and it sends the message to gay teens who are on the cusp that it is ok to kill themselves, and that others are doing it.

    Studies show time and time again that the more that you show teen suicides the more teens think suicide is ok.


    Teens are not isolated agents, they are surrounded by people who make their lives a mixture of pleasant and miserable, sometimes it just goes too far to the right. If more adults and specially more parents open their eyes to the consequences of gay bullying, they will most likely get better at giving advice to their kids and teaching them tolerance. Teens suicide over gay bullying gaining more coverage does not directly translate into more kids committing suicide over gay bullying, it does mean however that more awareness will be raised over this issue and more people will be willing to take immediate action to eradicate the problem. That I can tell you is happening right now.


    I am too tired to find the study, but studies have shown that time and time again the more public awareness is made towards teen suicide in the community, the more teens end up killing themselves.

    Lastly, this is the news we are talking about. It is all entertainment anyways, why are we making such a big deal of it? Its not like they actually care about making a difference, they just want to make a buck.


    Like I said the news have a direct impact on how we perceive a particular problem. When these suicides gain so much coverage on one side on the other side you have groups, individuals and whole communities reacting to what until now it didnt seem so much of a big deal. The best way to get everyone working together to solve anything is by getting the message passed to as many people as possible, this is why television, the internet and in this case news networks can be so important.
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    charlitos said
    Chainers said
    charlitos said
    Chainers said
    charlitos said
    Larkin_PLR said
    tazzari said
    Larkin_PLR saidMaybe CNN is just overexposing the story...

    This may sound ghoulish, but kids kill themselves all the time for a range of reasons. That this one case has been taken up as a martyr story by the gay community seems like a bit of a fluke to me.


    Well, I'm glad to know teen suicide is okay. We can forget all about it now.

    People bash gays all the time for a range of reasons. If it gets taken up by the media it seems like a bit of a fluke. So I guess that's okay too.


    It's not that teen suicide is ok... It's just that it's not, you know, of national interest enough for wall to wall coverage. Old ladies fall down the stairs to their deaths all the time too... the fact that we don't have a FOX News action alert for weeks about it doesn't make it ok.

    I'm just not sure what is remarkable about this story in particular that makes CNN think it needs a segment on it every single day.


    These news networks are passing a message not to you or me or any other gay person who understands the difference between the inevitable and a decision . Its a message to those who discriminate against homosexuals: There are consequences to discrimination. Its very easy for those who hate the gays to think just you like do, specially when they already have a biased towards this particular issue. Yes old ladies die all the time falling down the stairs but so do millions of kids in Africa out of mere starvation and preventable diseases. That does not mean we should give totally different issues and with totally different perspectives the same amount of exposure. Your country is going through a transition, every news that takes the problem completely out of proportions is never enough if yet another kid kills himself over the avoidable.


    They also are sending the message to other gay kids that "hey! If you are being bullied you can just kill yourself and get all this attention like these other kids are!" I agree that it is an issue, however shoving it down others throats isnt going to help, and it sends the message to gay teens who are on the cusp that it is ok to kill themselves, and that others are doing it.

    Studies show time and time again that the more that you show teen suicides the more teens think suicide is ok.


    Teens are not isolated agents, they are surrounded by people who make their lives a mixture of pleasant and miserable, sometimes it just goes too far to the right. If more adults and specially more parents open their eyes to the consequences of gay bullying, they will most likely get better at giving advice to their kids and teaching them tolerance. Teens suicide over gay bullying gaining more coverage does not directly translate into more kids committing suicide over gay bullying, it does mean however that more awareness will be raised over this issue and more people will be willing to take immediate action to eradicate the problem. That I can tell you is happening right now.


    I am too tired to find the study, but studies have shown that time and time again the more public awareness is made towards teen suicide in the community, the more teens end up killing themselves.

    Lastly, this is the news we are talking about. It is all entertainment anyways, why are we making such a big deal of it? Its not like they actually care about making a difference, they just want to make a buck.


    Like I said the news have a direct impact on how we perceive a particular problem. When these suicides gain so much coverage on one side on the other side you have groups, individuals and whole communities reacting to what until now it didnt seem so much of a big deal. The best way to get everyone working together to solve anything is by getting the message passed to as many people as possible, this is why television, the internet and in this case news networks can be so important.


    Well we will have to agree to disagree on this one, the less coverage that happens in the news the better, the more discussions that happen in the community the better.

    News is an entertainment engine, not a non-profit.
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    Nov 03, 2011 11:06 PM GMT
    Newsrooms debate what they are going to be covering on any given day
    It's what is called an editorial staff

    FOX deems teen suicides on a lower wrung than the Solyndra loan mess that Bush initiated when he was in office

    Oops ... did I say that? Yeah Bush started the Solyndra loan offer and it was ratified by the republican ....Dear Me ... congress

    Hmmm bet that wasn't covered either on FOX icon_cool.gif
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    News is an entertainment engine, not a non-profit.



    and entertainment wins when it comes to viewers count. Isolated organizations can only do so much if they ignore the power of the media. Its easy to complain about it, if you have a more effective action plan that does not involve the media please let me hear it.
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    Nov 04, 2011 8:26 PM GMT
    The issue here is Fox continues to push an Anti-gay agenda without any sort of balance.
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    GQjock saidBush started the Solyndra loan offer and it was ratified by the republican ....Dear Me ... congress



    The Bush admin turned down the Solyndra loan.
    ...
    Now go ahead and say that's a lie, just because it's referencing Fox News.


    Happily, because you're wrong again.
    The Bush admin didn't turn down the loan - it took the loan to the DOE in the first place!
    January 2009: In an effort to show it has done something to support renewable energy, the Bush Administration tries to take Solyndra before a DOE credit review committee before President Obama is inaugurated. The committee, consisting of career civil servants with financial expertise, remands the loan back to DOE “without prejudice” because it wasn’t ready for conditional commitment.

    It wasn't Bush or his admin that said no (that's a lie in your post in the headline not backed up in the text); it was an evilllllll government committee that did so. And it was career employees, not political appointees, that turned Solyndra down. (The loan app that was approved later was strengthened). Your article also mysteriously leaves out who brought the loan to the DOE in the first place. Wonder why? (coughFOXcough)
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    DoomsDayAlpaca saidThe issue here is Fox continues to push an Anti-gay agenda without any sort of balance.


    So? Don't watch it. CNN is pretty damn liberal yet you don't bitch about that.
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    DoomsDayAlpaca saidThe issue here is Fox continues to push an Anti-gay agenda without any sort of balance.


    So? Don't watch it. CNN is pretty damn liberal yet you don't bitch about that.


    Because CNN isn't attacking people, I do however hate when they have people on from NOM or whatever anti-gay organization you can think of on as "balance". Someone yelling JESUS JESUS JESUS GOD GOD GOD, isn't really balance, thats someone with a magic book and dead dreams.

    Don't give in to false equivalence.