For your edification, here’s your media bias story of the day. The national media made a story out of a nonstory — a mini-rally of tiny proportions. Typical was NPR’s piece describing the rally as the “counterweight to the Tea Party” — a protest outside the White House. Backed by numerous heavyweight leftist groups such as the AFL-CIO,MoveOn.org, the National Organization for Women, Progressive Change Campaign Committee, Democracy for America, and National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare, the story got great media play, as all such political mega-rallies in DC deserve.
But there were only 100 people at this heavily sponsored rally. And that’s the “counterweight to the Tea Party”????
BTW, the photo below is a TEA PARTY rally, tens of thousands strong — not the media-ballyhooed pathetic gathering of 100 — mostly paid staffers of the sponsoring left wing outfits.
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