It’s one thing to lean slightly to the left or the right when reporting news – every journalist needs a frame or a context for making the story important to readers or viewers. But what happens when a journalist like Matt Drudge ignores nearly fifty polls that favor Obama and posts an errant poll that shows McCain with a substantial lead? Like most newswriters, Matt Drudge likely visits RealClearPolitics.com for his polling data. Take a look at the polling data below and take a guess as to which poll Drudge announced to the nation? Yup, according to Drudge readers for most of last week, John McCain was beating the pants off of Obama with a clear five point lead. Oh well, at least it makes us Obama supporters work harder!
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