So I thought.. What if news blogs were like MSM?
I think it would go something like this
Blogger: Welcome back to A&G. Coming up later this hour, Lots and Lots of snow is heading your way- or is it? Depends where you live.. we'll explain. Oscar season heating up- who will win, what will they wear & how it affects you. Also- its the newest trend, cats dressed in clothing. We'll show you the new Spring fashions.. But we continue with the situation in Egypt. Protests continue- Day 6. The people want Egyptian President Mubarak to go. To help us understand all the complexities, I welcome Dr. Smith, Professor of Middle East Affairs for over 25years at XYZ University. Dr, what is going on in Egypt currently?
Smith: Well, the people are obviously upset-- they have been denied freedoms for over 30 years and are feeling a sense of frustration and empowerment. It all stems from...
Blogger: Hold that thought Dr Smith, the President is speaking...
(cut away to direct feed of President Obama giving speech)
Obama: ..But umm... We will continue to monitor the situation closely.. I have nothing further at this time...Thankyou"
(cut back to A&G)
Blogger: Sorry about that Professor.. you were saying...
Smith: Um.. yes, i was saying this tension stems from 30 years of oppression and loss of liberties at the hands of Mubarak. And adding fuel to what was a long time simmering situation was..
Blogger: Um.. Excuse me Professor, I have to pause you there for a moment... we need to take a break. Can you stay with us a little longer?
Smith: Um.. well I don't know if I...
Blogger: Great! We'll be right back
Smith: Well.. um.. I was saying... The true catalyst for the intensity of the protests and what no one else is even remotely addressing is..
Blogger: Wait Professor.. Sec. of State Hillary Clinton is speaking..
(cut to direct feed of Clinton's speech)
Clinton: "And.. um.. We will continue to monitor this situation.. Thankyou"
(cut back to A&G)
Blogger: Sorry about that.. Professor... Professor? I guess we lost his connection due to bad server. Coming up after the break- the Big questions of the day: How will the markets be affected? What should investors do? Oil prices rising & how to profit? And How you can make as much money as possible off the Egypt situation? We'll answer all that after the break...