Monday, July 3, 2017
Local News (To Avoid Like The Plague)
Here in Columbus, we have two Sinclair TV channels -- WSYX, Channel 6, our local ABC affiliate, and WTTE, Channel 28, our local Fox affiliate (big surprise, eh?). If you watch either of these channels for anything other than sports, please consider other programming. And if you watch either for local news, you need your head examined. You're watching shit. The "talent" and production values are schlocky-cheap Junior Achievement, and the content drips with partisanship.
For your amusement and edification, Jon Oliver explains it all in a fast-paced 19 minute piece which, if you haven't seen it already, is worth your time: