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But Nielsen doesn't do data studies, so it's flawed

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So,,,, if you are southern, uneducated, and white you watch Fox News ? Only the edumacated and cool people watch CNN, MSNBC, etc.
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Hard to believe some would be so judge mental, isn't it!

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^He looks like a dork that can't get any. Typical.
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Who this guy?
He reminds me of somebody here...creepy!

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I can see where you might find it comical. On the other hand, if you did data studies of the media industry for a good part of your living, you might have a clue as to why it is not.

Re: this study, I simply pointed out that it was a subset study and not reflective of the encompassing news market nor it it reflective of the end user's total news preferences. That is what makes it inconsequential.

If folks want to get excited that "their team" won a subset survey, far be it from me to pour cold water on that charged celebration. Some of us find it offensive that ANY NEWS organization either deals with ratings or considers them in their decision making. That pollutes the quality of the news that we receive. Fox delivers a subset of news to the demographic that says they like Fox and X number of other variables. CNN delivers a subset of news to the demographic that says they like CNN and X number of other variables. And everyone loses.
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So,,,, if you are southern, uneducated, and white you watch Fox News ? Only the edumacated and cool people watch CNN, MSNBC, etc.
It's not my concept. Pew drew the conclusion. But the correct word is "LESS" educated, not uneducated. Those are two different things.

As for what the cool kids watch, I would assume "all of the above" if they have sense.

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