I would like to respond to L. J. Siden's remarks on Thurs. May 2 in this wonderful free newspaper — the statement made that MSNBC and Fox News are not fair and balanced. Comparing the two in the same light as unfair is ridiculous.
First off: Fox's ratings have jumped 30 percent and is in lead of all other news broadcasting's. ChaCha on 24/7!
Politico reports "Of the 1,180 people surveyed, 36.1 percent chose Fox News as the "best" network, compared with 27.8 percent choosing CNN and 16.6 percent picking MSNBC.
To continue my defense of Fox News, please note that Fox has liberal voices speaking the liberal point of view. They are Bob Beckel, Juan Williams. Alan Coombs, Susan Estrich and others. They are not once in awhile voices or guests for the liberal point of view, they are part of the Fox News team. I ask you, who are the conservative voices on MSNBC refuting the insane ranting of "thrill up my leg" Chris Matthews?
I ask you why have MNSBC not covered Dr. Kermit Gosnell's Abortion clinic trial and the atrocities performed by him and others hired by him on unborn and mind you those born in botched abortions. The only news forum that followed his trial, and reported and following up on it is FOX NEWS.
Where has MSNBC, et al, followed the Benghazi, Libya atrocity and reported on the inconsistencies of testimony as to what really happened there. President Nixon was impeached for the cover up of Watergate and I remember one Chuck Colson who was jailed because of his cover up. There is obviously now a cover up of the Benghazi massacre. The difference between Nixon's cover up and our present government's cover up: there were NO deaths in Watergate. In Benghazi, we need to have justice for the four Americans who were killed, one of whom was Christopher Stevens our ambassador, who was tortured and finally murdered. As I see it Fox News is the only news medium reporting and following up on it. Only two senators, Senator John McCain and Senator Lindsey Graham are fighting for the truth and justice in the Senate for those murdered at Benghazi on September 11, 2012.
We all know that MSNBC drinks the Obama Kool Aid and they are his propagandists. Obama wants us to believe, (and therefore MSNBC, CNN, etc) that the terrorists are not a threat to America anymore; that they are on the decline. Well the Boston bombing is a red flag telling us they are NOT on the decline they are very much active and they want to kill us. An example of President Obama's downplaying of terrorist also is in the killing of our Marines at the Marine base in N.C. Obama declared it a "work place violence". It is not so when the perpetrator cries out before he does his dastardly deed on our armed forces "Allah Akbar". Terrorism is alive and in full force against us.
It angers me very much that in our culture today it's okay to use the words "Allah Akbar" and to read and respect the Koran and study the Muslim faith in our schools, but we are NOT allowed to mention Jesus Christ in our schools. Christians are not even allowed to express their faith in Jesus Christ in our schools.
Watch out America, when we diminish and disrespect the Christian faith and we can't say God or Jesus Christ, or even Merry Christmas in America anymore, we are in trouble. God is aware and very patient. He will not hold his anger for long. God have mercy on America. Bring back your protection for America. America, you want terrorism to stop? It is imperative we come back to God, the God of the Christian faith of America's founding Fathers and the God of the Bible and God's Holy son Jesus Christ.