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CNN journalist criticizes liberal
media bias in Jana Winter case

Daily Caller, by Patrick Howley

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 4/8/2013 6:10:00 AM

Denver-based CNN journalist Jim Spellman says the total lack of media coverage of the legal travails faced by Fox News reporter Jana Winter for protecting her sources clearly demonstrates an anti-Fox News bias in the press. Spellman claimed in a tweet that if Winter, who faces a subpoena and potential contempt of court charges for protecting her sources, worked for the New York Times instead of Fox News, the case would be garnering far greater exposure. “Observation: If @janawinter, who may go to jail to protect sources, worked for @nytimes instead of @FoxNews the case would be huge,” Spellman tweeted Sunday night.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: NancyD, 4/8/2013 6:38:21 AM     (No. 9264719)

The MSM hates Fox. They refuse to acknowledge their reporting, so in their little minds, Fox isn´t a real news outlet.

Using their words, they are "haters".

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 4/8/2013 7:25:36 AM     (No. 9264786)

The crux of the biscuit is that Ms. Winter´s story exposes the fact that the shooter was known to be crazy/dangerous. This fails to promote the leftist gun grabbers meme that guns, themselves, are the problem.

So....she must be punished as an example to other reporters who might fail to tow the leftist line.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Libertygal, 4/8/2013 8:10:23 AM     (No. 9264860)

There, but for the grace of God, go I.

Wise journalists can see themselves in such a position. The ones that actually do journalism, that is.

Perhaps the small outcry is a symptom of the real underlying problem we have all been aware of all along. There are few real journalists anymore, and more lapdogs. Lapdogs are owned, and have owner protection.

Real journalists are free.

A little food for thought. Perhaps they hate that which they admire, and wish to become, but can´t.

Have some pity, afterall, it must be terrible to be a slave to the machine.


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