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Watching the News is Way Worse than I-Dosing

The TV hasn't been on in months, and there shouldn't even be one in my apartment.  This is one of many reasons why one must never watch television - especially "news":

That video is not satire.  It's not a joke site - or at least not to the news producers.  It's not from The Onion.  While a glaring example of stupidity, almost everything you see on television is but one degree of separation away.  (Via Radley Balko.)