Fox News successfully creates climate confusion, but only among conservatives ~ ArsTechnica

09 Nov

fox-global-warming-4eb996d-intro-thumb-640xauto-27507As it turns out, the survey contained information that can help address this issue. Over 40 percent of the self-identified Democrats sometimes watch Fox, while 17 percent of Republicans tune in to CNN and MSNBC. When the numbers for those viewers were broken out, two different trends were apparent. Among Democrats, it didn’t matter how often they watched Fox; their acceptance of climate change remained roughly steady. Republicans who watched MSNBC and CNN, however, had a much higher acceptance than their peers who maintained a strict diet of Fox.

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Posted by on November 9, 2011 in Science, Science News


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