This is a new, simple feature I’m going to try to do here and there. I think it’s important in helping one gain an understand of media bias, the importance of language, and simply put, priorities of news outlets.
One can start to see patterns, some laughable (the all caps), some sad. Most obvious if you pay attention.
Here are tonight’s current main headlines:
CNN: MISSILE DOWNED JET, U.S. SAYS
Al-Jazeera America: Israeli military launches ground invasion of the Gaza Strip
BBC: Malaysian jet crashes in Ukraine
Fox News: Hamas warns Israel ‘will pay’ as military launches Gaza ground operation
MSNBC: Plane shot down by surface to air missile
CBS News: Malaysia Airlines plane with 298 on board shot down over Ukraine
ABC News: Israel launches 'ground phase’ in Gaza battle
Yahoo! News: FedEx charges will illegal drug shipments
NPR: U.S. Officials: Airliner That Crashed in Ukraine Likely Shot Down
The Blaze: A New Phase of Operation Protective Edge
Huffington Post: IT WAS SHOT DOWN!
Drudge Report: ISRAEL LAUNCHES GAZA GROUND INVASION
BuzzFeed: Official say missile hit Malaysian plane: 'Blown Out of the Sky’
The Guardian: Missile destroys Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine, killing 298
Washington Post: Missile attack takes down Malaysian plane over Ukraine
Jerusalem’s Post: As IAF continues to strike Gaza, Palestinians report more deaths
Palestine News Network: Israeli military base attacked by a group of Palestinians north of Jerusalem
U.S. News & World Report: State Department calls deaths of Gaza boys 'horrifying;’ says Israel must not target civilians
The Onion: Everyone In Middle East Given Own Country In 317,000,000-State Solution
US Weekly: Whoa! Kim Kardashian Shares Bikini Picture of Her “Lady Lumps”
Perez Hilton: Liv Tyler Has A Confession About Her Gorgeous Leftovers Co-star Justin Theroux: And Yes, It Has To Do With What’s In His Pants!