News Media

A review of Jeffrey Bilbro's Reading the Times

"Bilbro suggests that we release ourselves from the junk-food news diet by attending to resources that are deep and rich. This is essential because "so much of what people do under the rubric of unwinding or self-care doesn’t actually recreate or restore; It scratches the itch of our restless souls'" - Tim Miller

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NBC News promotes its own Satanism-scare report, which is itself a kind of scare-news device

"Yes, QAnon believers allege all kinds of wild things about Satan’s work in American politics. This is not the same thing as the scores of mainstream believers...  who will testify that they see the work of the Devil in some mind, body and spirit warping trends in modern life." - GetReligion

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Bad News: Reading the News Too Much Is Terrible For Your Mental Health

"Some people get a little too caught up in the news, right? Not you, of course.... just in case, you might want to check into a new study from Taylor and Francis, that found compulsive news consumption is a true terror for your mental health and even takes a toll on your physical health." - Relevant

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New stories on New Apostolic Reformation, Sean Feucht keep assuming a right-wing takeover

"...the NAR is not this conspiratorial, worldwide, monolithic, demonic movement. As part of the mix, she does mention Sean Feucht.... Feucht is many things both good and bad, but he’s not NAR." - GetReligion

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