Fairleigh Dickinson PublicMind Poll Shows Fox News Viewers Less Informed on Major News Stories

Fairleigh Dickinson PublicMind Poll Shows Fox News Viewers Less Informed on Major News Stories.

Study Shows Fox News Viewers Less Informed on Major Stories

University Prof: No news better than Fox News when it comes to information.

Quick, were Egyptian protesters successful in their bid to overthrow longtime president Hosni Mubarak earlier this year?

According to a new poll (PDF) from Fairleigh Dickinson University, if you watch Fox News you are significantly less likely to know the correct answer to that question than if you mostly avoid news shows and newspapers all together.

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Read the full story here: Slate Magazine

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2 responses to “Fairleigh Dickinson PublicMind Poll Shows Fox News Viewers Less Informed on Major News Stories

  1. Pingback: 7 Things Fox Viewers Are Wildly Misinformed About « The Fifth Column

  2. Stanleysez

    Right! We are so misinformed that we make grave errors like behaving ourselves at Tea Party demonstrations and throwing out the Socialists in the House of Representatives. We dummies are looking forward to taking over the other two branches of government in the next election. YES! We are dumb.

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