Christian Science Monitor – What’s the Deal?

A few weeks ago the Christian Science Monitor came out first with a story inferring that John Patrick Bedell, the Pentagon shooter, was a “right-wing extremist.”   The first headline read:Three days later they changed the headline and lead-in, when it became apparent Mr. Bedell was a Bush hating Truther. Of course, it had already been spread all over the internet by then.

Today, Yahoo has on the front page another story from the Christian Science Monitor, this time about a statement Rush Limbaugh made about moving to Costa Rica if the health care reform bill passed.

Well, get a grip.  He said that as an exaggeration to make a point, much like I would be doing if I said, if they pass health care reform, I’m going to shoot myself or they will replay this dribble on the news 15,000 times today.  Of course, he didn’t mean he was REALLY going to move to Costa Rica.

When I see this news organization coming out with what really is mis- reporting, I think, what’s the deal with them?  What is their agenda?  Who is behind them?

Just to satisfy my own curiosity, I found that the Christian Science Monitor was founded by Mary Baker Eddy, founder of  the Christian Scientist movement.  On their website it is stated that the founder, Mary Baker Eddy, explained their mission this way: “To injure no man, but to bless all mankind.”

Well, it goes without saing that printing misleading and false stories helps no one, and, in fact, can do a lot of harm.

Either they just don’t care or they are being used and fed information from some left-wing source.  It’s pretty obvious they are more than anxious to print something to push some propoganda.  I think they might fit in the same categor as AP, CNN, MSNBC, Washington Post, et cetera.

Posted:  03.12.10

(Thanks to Gateway Pundit who had the screen shot of the original headline.)

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3 responses to “Christian Science Monitor – What’s the Deal?

  1. Bella,

    Tom Hanks really has me pissed off. No doubt Hugh Ambrose will sell plenty of his latest book.

    Apparently Tom Hanks is rusty on promoting and humping his latest offering for HBO Hugh Ambrose did a better job…this morning. I will probably buy Ambrose’s book. But I am not going to bother to watch Tom Hanks revisionist history of the WWII “The Pacific Theater”

    Hugh Ambrose the author of the book, The
    Pacific “Hell Was An Ocean Away” was on Imus This Morning. Seems the
    Author of the book, that the series that Tom Hanks has been humping
    doesn’t agree with Mr Hanks, comment, the reason we wanted to annihilate
    the Japanese is because they were different. You can watch Hugh Ambrose on Fox Business Network
    Video HERE..

    http://youhavetobethistalltogoonthisride.blogspot.com/2010/03/author-hugh-ambrose-pacific-hell-was.html

    Like

  2. bellalu0

    Protest:
    9:00 a.m. Cannon Building
    Tuesday, March 16, 2010

    See video below.

    Like

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