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Media malpractice case study.
Republican Congressman is a doctor, cheats on his wife multiple times with multiple different women, gets caught, wife gets divorce, during the trial it is revealed he is reckless with handguns, and abusive towards her, knocks up one of his mistresses, who happens to be a patient, pushes her to get an abortion despite his so called "pro life" sacred beliefs...and holds on to his seat. No media firestorm. Republicans silent.

Democratic Congressman sends a woman a picture of his dick and resigns immediately under pressure from his own party after media goes crazy.

The morality and values contrast between Republicans and Democrats is stark. The inherent contradiction within our media is bad for democracy.

Originally posted to Triple-B in the Building on Wed Oct 10, 2012 at 08:45 AM PDT.

Also republished by Three Star Kossacks.

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