Interviews with Pres. Bush
President Bush did a pre-inaugural interview with CNN’s John King and also with Fox News’ Jim Angle. There are differences in the subsequent articles as one might expect. I found CNN to be a little more negative towards Bush and Fox to be more positive. Here are the headlines:
CNN: “Bush: Better human intelligence needed;” there was also a smaller sub-headline which read “President admits
CNN’s headline points out problems that need to be addressed while Fox’s headline states a goal of the president. This can be seen in the opening sentences as well:
CNN: “President Bush said Tuesday that the
Fox: “Voters in
I am curious about CNN’s use, in its opening sentence, of the term “so-called global war on terrorism.” Why “so-called”? Is that because it is not a formally declared war? Maybe the term is not that important but maybe it does indicate a CNN bias. One of the main points of my blog is to get your news through multiple sources. Just reading CNN or Fox will not give you the complete picture.
Links to the articles: