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Thread #61567   Message #991443
Posted By: McGrath of Harlow
27-Jul-03 - 11:01 AM
Thread Name: BS: Article: BBC vs American news reporting
Subject: RE: BS: Article: BBC vs American news reporting
I think people mostly only believe lies they read when they are the lies they want to believe. In which case it's not so much that they get manipulated by the press, they use the press to bolter their preconceptions.

That's actually more worrying.