Americans’ distrust in the media hit a new high this year, with 60% saying they have little or no trust in the mass media to report the news fully, accurately, and fairly. Distrust is up from the past few years, when Americans were already more negative about the media than they had been in years prior to 2004.
It’s really no surprise, they threw their credibility away years ago. As my grandma used to say, “Nobody listens when the wind blows.”
I thought this next graph was interesting. The “reality based community” trusts the media more than those conservative sheep do: