Based on findings of a Free Press study.
Huffington Post :: News media that rely on ads have always had a problem covering their own advertisers. It's rare to find a reporter who doesn't have a story, sometimes well-founded, of an employer whose newsroom pulled its punches or looked the other way to avoid rattling the worthies who paid the bills.
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