So now they notice

A few weeks ago when I suggested that Democrats had tanked economy through purposeful use of words like “recession” when none existed, there was a little pushback from readers.

Now a research group finds that 77% of Americans think the media is negatively affecting sentiment.

Seventy-seven percent of Americans believe that the U.S. media is making the economic situation worse by projecting fear into people’s minds.

The majority of those surveyed feel that the financial press, by focusing on and embellishing negative news, is damaging consumer confidence and damping investment, making a difficult situation much worse. The poll was conducted via telephone, December 4 – 7.

Poor media, they get blamed for everything.


  1. Let’s see if after the big event in a couple weeks if the R word changes to “recovery”.

    (With all the money being spent on the big event at least D.C. will have one).