BIAS ALERT! KIRO radio tells one side of Seattle gun ban story....

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  1. Dave Workman

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    Listeners to Friday morning’s KIRO-FM news broadcasts were treated repeatedly to a one-sided report regarding this weekend’s Folklife Festival and the Seattle Center, and the attempt by the city to ban guns from the Center city parks facilities…
    This column spoke with Alan Gottlieb, executive vice president of the Bellevue-based Second Amendment Foundation, which sued the city over its gun ban attempt and won. According to Gottlieb, KIRO did not attempt to contact him for an opposing view…



    Bias alert: KIRO radio telling only one side of Seattle gun ban Friday - Seattle gun rights | Examiner.com
     
  2. pokerace

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    Thanks Dave..
     
  3. mjbskwim

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    This is news?
     
  4. Stomper

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    The shrubs just won't admit their position is 98% opposed by the general population, huh? Let them cluck...
     
  5. Dave Workman

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    Well, it just seemed so eggregious. These guys are always touting how fair they must be in broadcast news...that wasn't fair at all.
     
  6. One-Eyed Ross

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    Yes, but saying KIRO and biased is kinda like being overly redundant and repetitive, non?
     

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