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Media Bias: An Insightful Analysis from A New Conservative Montana Blog

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So, the media’s biased, right? Left-wing propaganda all the time. The only thing that saves us is the independent voice of thinkers like Rush Limbaugh, Bill O’Reilly, and the media critics at Montana’s newest conservative blog, What’s Right in Montana.

These intrepid critics sure caught the Great Falls Tribune in an act of rhetorical treason:

The reporter’s choice to use that word, discrediting her main Republican source as untrustworthy, is why we talk about media bias. It’s not that reporters are writing stories that directly say, “Get out and vote Democrat.” Instead, it’s the little things. God is in the details.

The word in question? Disavow. You know, the word that means ” To disclaim knowledge of, responsibility for, or association with”

Trotsky on a Tricycle! How dare a newspaper get away with this kind of propaganda!

About the author

Don Pogreba

Don Pogreba is a seventeen-year teacher of English, former debate coach, and loyal, if often sad, fan of the San Diego Padres and Portland Timbers. He spends far too many hours of his life working at school and on his small business, Big Sky Debate.

His work has appeared in Politico and Rewire.

In the past few years, travel has become a priority, whether it's a road trip to some little town in Montana or a museum of culture in Ísafjörður, Iceland.

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