Archive for September 15th, 2007

Conservative columnists dominate America’s newspapers

| September 15, 2007 | 8 Replies
Conservative columnists dominate America’s newspapers

According to this article in Media Matters, Editor and Publisher have painstakingly gathered data to determine what types of columnists are being published in what markets. The results demonstrate a strong conservative bias in most newspapers.  Here are some of the results from the Executive Summary of the study: Sixty percent of the nation’s daily newspapers […]

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Should young children watch television?

| September 15, 2007 | 1 Reply
Should young children watch television?

Here’s an interview with journalist Lisa Guernsey, the author of a new book on this multi-faceted topic of television and young children.  Her book is titled Into the Minds of Babes: How Screen Time Affects Children from Birth to Age Five. Guernsey was asked about Baby Einstein (I previously discussed this product at DI here), among many other television […]

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