If It Bleeds . . .

When my Beloved and I were young and naive, we enjoyed the stories that came to us from CBS News program 60 Minutes.clocknew1920

This long-running television news magazine show has aired interesting stories since 1968. I remember a friendly debate we once had with my father-in-law about the show. He suggested the producers were providing one-sided reports based on their predetermined agenda. He also noted their ability to edit out portions of interviews and use comments to favor a specific slant.

While my Beloved and I ceded he might be correct, I have to admit we were probably a bit dismissive of his point of view. (Note my first sentence in this post:  we were “young and naive.“) Continue reading “If It Bleeds . . .”