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Old 31.10.2020, 17:52
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the best way to get news is by following those accounts with first hand sources on Twitter.

the mainstream media is awful. I never thought I would ever say it but the BBC News and CNN are now truly awful, no better or worse than FOX News
It has never been more obvious that their primary concern is cash not journalism. They lost credibility years ago.
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It has never been more obvious that their primary concern is cash not journalism. They lost credibility years ago.
Don't know how you worked that out when the BBC isn't a commercial station.
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Don't know how you worked that out when the BBC isn't a commercial station.
It is still paid by people's money. That's what taxes are. Besides, popularity is currency these days.
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