Oops! 6 Times CNN Defended The Bad Guy (LIST)

Posted: April 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

Global Grind

CNN Journalist Award 2013

Disclaimer: We all make mistakes.

Not quite like Fox News’ deliberate digs, but all publications drop the ball every now and then. And everyone’s beloved CNN isn’t any different.

Now don’t get us wrong, we’re usually rocking with their alleged liberal bias, but recently, the news network has found themselves in hot water over coverage of some pretty controversial current events. And while some are probably honest mistakes, the few we rounded up are pretty unforgivable.

Like granting George Zimmerman an interview to see how he’s coping with life post-trial? We…just…can’t.

Lesson here? CNN might want to proceed with extreme prudence when deciding how to highlight the bad guy…or a bad situation…in the future.

That Time CNN Defended The Steubenville Rapists:

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CNN came under fire last year after coverage of the Steubenville, Ohio rape case turned into a sympathetic segment that focused on the…

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