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By Jeremy Schiffres, Daily and Sunday Freeman, Kingston, N.Y.

Sunday, January 4, 2009

War trumps tabloid trash

Avid watchers of the Big Three cable TV news outlets should be thankful that Israel sent ground forces into Gaza on Saturday.

Not because war is a good thing, but because without the military escalation to cover, CNN, Fox and MSNBC most certainly would have spent the entire day reporting on the death of John Travolta's teenage son.

Who knew there was an upside to the Middle East conflict?



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