Saturday, September 22, 2012

PBS False Balance Hour - What's Up With That?

Unfortunately I haven't had any time for this blog - but since recently posted an article that does a nice job of exploring the manipulation and deception 
(my words, not their's!) Anthony Watts is guilty of and that inspired this blog to begin with I will take advantage of SkS's generous public offer to reprint their article in full (

As for PBS, in another example that "money don't talk, it screams" apparently the agenda driven anti-science Heartland Foundation has become advisors to PBS news programming.  What the hell is up with that?

(for more on PBS HewsHour's tenancy for false balance also visit: )


PBS False Balance Hour - What's Up With That? (via Skeptical Science)
Posted on 20 September 2012 by dana1981 We have previously criticized the mainstream media for favoring false balance over factually accurate scientific reporting when it comes to climate change.  In one of the worst examples of this unfortunate and counter-productive practice, the US Public Boadcasting…

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