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Fred Sanders

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5. They can edit the story to fit the available publication area.....so they can leave things out, and
Wed Jul 2, 2014, 06:13 PM
Jul 2014

They can add what they want, including misinformation, as long as etc. lot of elasticity in that.

Is there a particular AP story you have issue with? nt Xipe Totec Jul 2014 #1
I have a problem with almost all of the subtle misinformation, the subtle right wing Fred Sanders Jul 2014 #2
Pick one. Since you brought it up, it behooves you to point to at least one specific objection. nt Xipe Totec Jul 2014 #4
Fair enough, thought it would be more sporting if I let you pick. Fred Sanders Jul 2014 #7
Good one! Xipe Totec Jul 2014 #14
Not sure the main body can be edited dipsydoodle Jul 2014 #3
They can edit the story to fit the available publication area.....so they can leave things out, and Fred Sanders Jul 2014 #5
You need to quote an example. dipsydoodle Jul 2014 #15
Go to any Fox News stories sourcing AP, there are plenty daily. Read the sourced AP story and Fred Sanders Jul 2014 #17
If you simply search AP News dipsydoodle Jul 2014 #20
An excellent argument as to why you shouldn't link to AP articles on Fox News... PoliticAverse Jul 2014 #6
It's also that a LOT of newspapers pick up AP stories. merrily Jul 2014 #8
That is my point. They are picked up, edited and reformed to fit the agenda, and since AP starts Fred Sanders Jul 2014 #9
I think it would leave too few options for posting here, due to merrily Jul 2014 #10
PS You might want to respond to Reply 6, too. Apparently, he does the same thing I do, namely, merrily Jul 2014 #13
I think it would leave too few options for posting here, due to merrily Jul 2014 #11
I like to hoist flags and see who salutes, can always take it back down,,,,like maybe now,,,,, Fred Sanders Jul 2014 #12
Don't take my word for it. I've started only about 3 threads since I've merrily Jul 2014 #16
You write very well, I would say, you should start more threads in General Discussion. Fred Sanders Jul 2014 #18
Why, thank you. *blush* merrily Jul 2014 #19
how does your data look? number of LBN stories, # with/without AP? % OF each? nt msongs Jul 2014 #21
Someone is going to have to pay me for that. Fred Sanders Jul 2014 #22
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