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According to a brand -- fox poll 47% of likely voters say the news media is spending more time defending the president and attacking Mitt Romney than the other way around.
We want to know why.
So joining us right now syndicated columnist -- Sharon she joins us because she -- the same trend Mona have you ever seen anything like this before.
Well you know it's normal for the press to lean to the left out with the notable exception of this network and a few other places it.
That we expect that in every campaign that's been the case in fact in 2008 Saturday Night Live.
Even made fun up the press for it -- lap dog treatment of Obama -- it's how we knew that.
But this year I think it is it has gone to the point -- really is a kind of corruption.
And Don it really does rigged the game because the press.
Is so covering for this president.
And so ganging up on Mitt Romney.
That it really does give you -- sense that the game is -- they have the capacity to decide what's the story and what isn't and that's tremendous power.
-- you also wanted to specifics in your column for example let's look at the polish the overseas trip that Mitt Romney got ripped for.
What actually happened there probably the highlight let's Lech Walesa mr.
freedom fighter and a union guy right he's right.
Mitt Romney's my got in and to some.
Back to the president.
-- priest brought peace prize winner.
Former president of Poland hero of the fall of the Soviet Union.
And he basically wrapped his arms around are around Mitt Romney.
But the story of the trip was that Romney has made its so called -- in London which was a minor thing.
Or that Romney's press guy had said something rude to the to the press corps at a at a cemetery event.
Those became the -- stories in fact Jon Stewart ran a big graphic saying -- -- National geo graphic you know to portray right and that was that was the story right that it that it was aghast -- -- trip when in fact it was highly successful.
Right his speech in Israel was rapturous -- -- -- -- -- giving it to the cynical excellent write -- that those -- the over chief chip the other example was just which just happen.
When you have the attacks have been -- running makes a statement and no one focuses on the president the security organ -- -- -- it's after the ambassadors killed.
Or or the fact that the president has sent out Susan Rice to mislead the American people on every Sunday chat show last weekend.
And tell what we're basically lies because they knew it was it was a terrorist attack and they sent her out there to say.
That it was -- that it was a protest over a movie just to go back to the polling thing really quickly.
You know there wasn't gaffe about Poland it was committed by President Obama in -- Not an off the cuff way but in prepared remarks at the White House.
He referred to -- polish death camps instead of Nazi death camps on polish soil.
Out raging polish people and really causing a bit of a rift in polish.
American relations did that get coverage with that portrays a terrible -- Most people probably watching today it never heard of that.
None have been put in Europe they did in the -- -- really react exactly thank you so much gonna look forward to your columns and talk DF -- debates next week's okay.
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