News Media Quotes

Quotes tagged as "news-media" (showing 1-9 of 9)
“One word absent from a sentence, or misinterpreted incorrectly, can change the entire meaning of a sentence. One word can change the meaning of everything. Before you believe anything about God or anybody, ask yourself how well do you trust the transmitter, translator or interpreter. And if you have never met them, then how do you know if the knowledge you acquired is even right? One hundred and twenty-five years following every major event in history, all remaining witnesses will have died. How well do you trust the man who has stored his version of a story? And how can you put that much faith into someone you don't know?”
Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“If those who cause destruction have come to be ‘newsworthy’, and those who heal the devastation of that destruction have come to be less than ‘noteworthy’, has our thirst to be entertained become the truly destructive thing?”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Tim Kreider
“[...] as with all vices, vast and lucrative industries are ready to supply the necessary material. It sometimes seems as if most of the news consists of outrage porn, selected specifically to pander to our impulse to judge and punish, to get us off on righteous indignation.”
Tim Kreider, We Learn Nothing

"Beta" Metani' Marashi
“I wish there is a news media that don't go thorough gatekeepers and don't keep sites of any political parties, but feed the shark with true news only !”
"Beta" Metani' Marashi

Brad McKinniss
“Does nothing new ever happen in this fucking country?”
Brad McKinniss, Beast Machine

Dennis Prager
“Almost every major news medium on earth is either center-left or left. And the left around the world loathes America.”
Dennis Prager, Dennis Prager: Volume I

Tamela Rich
“Contrary to what the media tell us, I can certify that there are very few rapists, ax murderers, and meth lab motels out there on the open roads. Of course, they exist—and even one is too many—but ask yourself: if something terrible had just happened in your hometown, why would your "local" news be feeding you stories about a tragedy fifteen states away? 
Crime is down overall, folks. Breathe.”
Tamela Rich, Hit The Road: A Woman's Guide to Solo Motorcycle Touring

“A Bíblia não nos diz como produzir programas de de rádio ou editar jornais, mas tem muito a dizer sobre prioridades. (p. 89)”
Steve Turner, Engolidos pela Cultura Pop: arte, media e consumo: uma abordagem cristã

Tom King
“Am I supposed to believe CNN? Nobody believes CNN.”
Tom King, The Sheriff of Babylon, Volume 1: Bang. Bang. Bang.