War Coverage Continues

No, not that war in Afghanistan, the important one:

A conservative media watchdog analyzed news coverage from the last two years and found that major media networks were leaving Christ and God out of their Christmas stories.

Only 1.3 percent of stories by ABC, CBS and NBC during their evening news broadcasts mentioned the deity, according to Media Research Center’s Culture and Media Institute.

More specifically, out of the 527 stories about Christmas, God or the birth of Jesus Christ was mentioned in just seven.

Between Oct. 1, 2008, and Sept. 30, 2010, the three networks mentioned “God,” “Jesus,” or “Christ” less than they did retail sales and the possible addition of table tennis to the Olympic Games in 2012.

Though Christmas is celebrated by most Americans, the networks almost completely neglected stories about family, religion, and the blessings that Americans enjoy, the watchdog revealed.

Full ChristianPost.com Article

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