President Bush addressed the nation tonight and CNN’s web site coverage is much more negative relative to Fox’s News’ more positive coverage. Both home pages had pictures of Bush as shown by the partial screen shots below (as of 9:00 pm PST). CNN’s headline which accompanied the picture has Bush more on the defensive with “Bush: 'Do not give up on this fight for freedom'.” So, CNN is presenting Bush saying we should not give up, implying that some want to give up. This is quite a contrast to Fox News’ “'We Are Winning the War in
When you click on their home page headlines, the articles show similar perspectives. CNN again has Bush on the defensive with “Bush:
WASHINGTON (CNN) -- President Bush acknowledged deep divisions and difficult progress in
Clicking on Fox’s home page headline brings you to an article with the positive statement, “Bush: Iraq Vote a Landmark for
The reader of just Fox News may have a more positive image of Bush and the Iraq War than a reader of just CNN.