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CNN, Fox, CBS, and other American network news stations are like your burger and fries news networks. People buy into it and love it, and they have high ratings, but that doesn't mean they're good networks. CBC and BBC are like your well-balanced-meal networks. Their dose of meat loaf, mashed potatoes, and broccoli are fair, impartial, and healthy for a democratic society, but many people find them boring.
Competition and a strive for a good customer base is good for the quality of almost all products and services in society. News coverage is not one of them.