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Open thread for night owls: Shallow media transform net neutrality struggle into clash of brands

John O’Day at Fairness & Accuracy in Reporting writes—Net Neutrality Reduced to Mogul vs. Mogul in Corporate Media’s Shallow Coverage:  A common refrain in popular news media is that net neutrality is just too boring and esoteric for ordinary people to be interested in. “Oh my god that is the most boring thing I’ve ever seen,” John Oliver (HBO,   6/1/14) once exclaimed after showing his audience a short clip from a government hearing on the subject.
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