The sad state of our media, BP #oilpocalypse edition

We’re going to give you “balanced” and “counter-intuitive” coverage  whether you like it or not, America:

1) Summary: The Good Side of the Oil Spill
Name: Gary Hewing (CNN)
Category: Biotech and Healthcare
Email: query-ce7@helpareporter.com
Media Outlet: CNN
Deadline: 04:00 PM EST - 2 June
Query:
Looking for pitches: The Good Side of the Oil Spill
- if there is any.

Kill me now.

Via Steve Benen who pleads:

I realize the need to air “both sides” of a story is gospel at many media outlets, but can we agree that sometimes, disasters are just disasters?

3 responses to “The sad state of our media, BP #oilpocalypse edition

  1. Well, it gives the TV correspondents work in a warm place.

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