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NBC and ABC Ignore Obama
Admin. Broke Law With Bergdahl
Exchange; CBS Gives It 24 Seconds

Media Reseach Center, by Kyle Drennen

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Posted By:mitzi, 8/22/2014 10:54:11 AM

After Thursday´s network evening newscasts ignored a report from the Government Accountability Office that the exchange of five terrorists from Guantanamo Bay for Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl was illegal, NBC´s Today and ABC´s Good Morning America remained silent on the Obama administration scandal on Friday. Only CBS This Morning made any mention of the violation of federal law, providing a mere 24-second news brief on the topic. [Listen to the audio] Meanwhile, both Today and GMA did find time to produce full reports on a contestant on VH1´s Dating Naked reality show suing the cable network for showing her naked

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Reply 1 - Posted by: eoddad, 8/22/2014 12:19:14 PM     (No. 9976509)

ABC, NBC and CBS no longer do journalism, what´s new.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Jerseyden, 8/22/2014 1:29:57 PM     (No. 9976621)

24seconds is about all I watch the msn stations for news. Once I realize I´m on a msm channel from the night before I immediately switch.

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