THE MEDIA IS SUPPOSED to remain objective, right?
Can the New York Times be taken seriously when their daily e-mail newsletters contain partisan advertisements, like the one above? Don't they look like they are supporting Barack Obama for president?
Political campaigns bring a lot of money to the media. The John McCain and Obama campaigns have already dropped $27 million for broadcast advertising in Pennsylvania this season, and we are really only hitting the stride now.
Should the media - who have been harshly criticized by the Republican party during the current campaign - abstain from taking money from political parties?
6 months ago