The media seems fixated upon the notion that the public just can’t handle more than one story at a time, so if it isn’t runaway brides it is hurricanes. What? Hundreds of thousands marched against the war in Washington? Sorry, bad timing. Try again after hurricane season.
So what about Iraq and Afghanistan?
In case you missed it like the media did, we’ve lost 20 U.S. soldiers in Iraq over the past 8 days.
And what is wrong with this picture?:
- 2001: 12
- 2002: 43
- 2003: 47
- 2004: 52
- 2005: 84