Unbroken news: Who’s NOT sharing today’s SCOTUS announcement

Yes that’s right… Fox News. How did you guess?

Apparently, breaking news that the Supreme court has decided to take up landmark cases on both California’s Prop 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act isn’t really “newsworthy” to the Right-wing network. Given the outcome, these decisions, to be handed out on June 27th of 2013, could re-make the Civil Rights landscape for the GLBT community. But on the front page of their website, they bury it about halfway down…

Well, I understand that the network has a wide online readership. Perhaps the history-making headline was good enough for the U.S. section? After all, it is news that applies only to the United States.

Uh, ok. The last shot here… a specific section on politics. There wasn’t any bigger news of the day…

Quite sad, but this is how the Right-Wing machine has been engineered. Insulate the readership so that they can live in their own bubble, and thusly, be uninformed.

And in case you missed the New York Times hyperlink from the top, here’s their Breaking News headline for December 7th, 2012…

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