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The Media Can Be Downright Silly

The media causes hysteria. It is what they are paid to do. As a newsperson you have to make something sound alarming even if it is not, to attract eyeballs to sell ad space. This is positively ridiculous. But I guess somehow the bills have to get paid. And in the news world, it is with ads and marketing. But it would be nice if consumers remembered this and took a harder look at some news reports and applied a little logic.

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