In it Mr. Holt makes a good point.
Years ago, when there were fewer ways to get entertainment, virtually all broadcast stations (radio and TV) featured the news at the top of every hour.
There was no point in switching stations because the news was on every station.
Now people can avoid the news by switching to something else.
Then again many of us have heard “If you don’t read the newspaper, you’re uninformed. If you read the newspaper, you’re mis-informed.” I would like to attribute that to the author but cannot figure out who might have said it.
“An educated citizenry is a vital requisite for our survival as a free people.”–Thomas Jefferson
We deserve better