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Mainstream News Quotes


"No news is good news." - Ludovic Halevy

"Today they have proven once again that the mainstream media can't print enough bad news about our troops." - Joe Scarborough

"Now that I exist in the mainstream majority, I'm not really so controversial any more, am I? Not really news." - Michael Moore

"The real news is bad news." - Marshall Mcluhan

"There's villainous news abroad." - William Shakespeare

"For most folks, no news is good news; for the press, good news is not news." - Gloria Borger

"Bad news travels fast." - Proverbs

"Bad news flies fast." - Anne Bronte

"Because appearing to be fair is part of being fair, most mainstream news organizations discourage marching for causes, displaying political bumper stickers or giving cash to candidates." - Bill Dedman

"There will always be a certain element of extremists on either side, left or right, who no mainstream news outlet is going to satisfy." - Jonathan Klein

"The democratic approach to news is a very valuable thing. We're always going to be dependent on the quality of reporting of mainstream media." - Kevin Rose

"The mainstream press and television do a very soft job of covering the press, either as corporate entities or as news organizations." - Sydney Schanberg

"News Coverage!! As news expose rather than cover events." - Henry David Thoreau

"For evil news rides post, while good news baits." - John Milton

"No news is good news. No journalists is even better." - Nicolas Bentley

"No news is good news. No journalists is even better." - Nicolas Bentley

"Don't sell on bad news." - Walter Schloss

"There is good news tonight." - Gabriel Heatter

"So, good news/bad news: good news that I'm progressing; bad news that life is short and art is long." - George Saunders

"News, news, news, my gossiping friends, I have wonderful news to tell, A lady by me her compliments sends; And this is the news from Hell!" - Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton

"When Nirvana hit it big, it was overwhelming because we were part of the counterculture. Nirvana didn't go to the mainstream - the mainstream came to Nirvana." - Krist Novoselic

"It is almost superfluous to say that there is no such thing as a free and independent press among the mainstream news media today. In fact, the major media more resembles a propaganda machine than it does a free press." - Chuck Baldwin

"It's becoming obvious to most that mainstream media is nothing but a megaphone for the global elite to present biased news that's designed to align the masses with their agenda." - James Morcan

"It's becoming obvious to most that mainstream media is nothing but a megaphone for the global elite to present biased news that's designed to align the masses with their agenda." - James Morcan

"It's becoming obvious to most that mainstream media is nothing but a megaphone for the global elite to present biased news that's designed to align the masses with their agenda." - James Morcan

"With the exception of the New York Times, Fox news, and Lou Dobbs of CNN, and talk radio, the rest of the mainstream media has basically been silenced like a bunch of dumb monkeys." - Curt Weldon

"The good news is that the bad news can be turned into good news when you change your attitude." - Robert H Schuller

"Secrets of the heart are seldom news." - Jennifer Stone

"The world news might not be therapeutic." - Ken Kesey

"Self knowledge is always bad news." - John Barth

"Roll over Beethoven, tell Tchaikovsky the news." - Chuck Berry

"I read the news today, oh boy." - David Bowie

"Bad news is just an excuse." - Neil Young

"Good news comes in large packages" - Hazel Gaynor

"It's a good news - bad news type of situation. The good news is that we won; the bad news is that my average is 9.00." - John Garrett

"Great news! bloody news! cried a newsman; The Devil said, Stop, let me see! Great news? bloody news? thought the Devil; The bloodier the better for me." - Robert Southey

"All the news that's fit to print." - Adolph Ochs

"Nowadays truth is the greatest news." - Thomas Fuller

"News as wholesome as the morning air." - George Chapman

"News is history shot on the wing." - Gene Fowler

"Evil news fly faster still than good." - Thomas Kyd

"I only watch MSNBC for the news." - Andre Leon Talley

"I cannot afford to watch Fox News." - Gil Scott-Heron

"If we're not vigilant foreign countries can have an impact on the political debate in the United States in ways that might not have been true 10, 20, 30 years ago in - in part because of the way news is transmitted and in part because so many people are skeptical of mainstream news organizations that - everything's true and everything's false." - Barack Obama

"Today we all are enjoying the fruits of the digital era. Millions of sources of information coming at us at lightning fast speed. That technology has also democratized the gathering and dissemination of news, allowing for 'citizen journalists' to make their mark, even usurping the role of mainstream news organizations at times." - Lester Holt

"There has to be news at a place called Fox News," - Shepard Smith

"Great news for someone is always bad news for someone else" - John Green

"If the gospel is old news to you, it will be dull news to everyone else." - Kevin Deyoung

"Advertising in the final analysis should be news. If it is not news it is worthless." - Adolph Ochs

"Master, master, old news! And such news as you never heard of!" - William Shakespeare

"Bad news goes about in clogs, Good news in stockinged feet." - Proverbs

"The gospel is only good news when we understand the bad news." - R C Sproul

"(on fox news).... it's like watching a Disney movie about the news." - Stephen Colbert

"The good news is there's no devil. The bad news is there's no heaven. There's nothing." - Kerry Packer

"If the gospel isn't good news for everybody, then it isn't good news for anybody." - Rob Bell

"The good news is, we're not bankrupt. The bad news is, we're close." - Richard J Codey

"In the business world, bad news is usually good news - for somebody else." - James Surowiecki

"I read Google News and use NetNewsWire to keep up with general and tech news." - Steve Wozniak

"The good news is, we're not bankrupt. The bad news is, we're close." - Richard Codey

"I'm confused about who the news belongs to. I always have it in my head that if your name's in the news, then the news should be paying you. Because it's your news and they're taking it and selling it as their product. If people didn't give the news their news, and if everybody kept their news to themselves, the news wouldn't have any news." - Andy Warhol

"Not every item of news should be published. Rather must those who control news policies endeavor to make every item of news serve a certain purpose." - Joseph Goebbels

"If news is not really news unless it is bad news, it may be difficult to claim we are an informed nation" - Norman Cousins

"The good news doesn't make any sense unless you know what the bad news is first, and the bad news goes pretty deep." - Bill Mallonee

"Our deep collaboration with ABC News further strengthens Yahoo! as the No. 1 online news source, greatly enhancing our already robust news content." - Ross Levinsohn

"I'm mainstream. Always have been." - Bill Walton

"Good news for senior citizens: Death is near!" - George Carlin

"Truth and news are not the same thing." - Katharine Graham

"Fools make news, and wise men carry it." - Dorothy Dunnett

"What news? There's nothing to tell. I'm a nun." - Ken Follett

"Sensationalism seems to sell more than wonderful-positive news." - Michael Jackson

"A master passion is the love of news." - George Crabbe

"News is the first rough draft of history." - Phil Graham

"News is only the first rough draft of history." - Alan Barth

"Chaos should be regarded as extremely good news!" - Chogyam Trungpa

"None loves the messenger who brings bad news." - Sophocles

"Someone has to spread the good news that we survived." - Stephenie Meyer

"Stay a little and news will find you." - George Herbert

"The nature of bad news affects the teller." - William Shakespeare

"We want someone to bring us the news." - William Gaddis

"Nobody likes the man who brings bad news." - Sophocles

"A billion people died on the news tonight." - Jack Johnson

"The news and the truth are not the same thing." - Walter Lippmann

"None love the messenger who brings bad news." - Sophocles

"There is no reason to confuse television news with journalism." - Nora Ephron

"Bad news should be followed with soup. Then a nap." - Augusten Burroughs

"Every morning is good news, every child that is born is good news, every just man is good news, every singer is good news, because every singer is one less soldier." - Facundo Cabral

"It is difficult to get the news from poems" - William Carlos Williams

"Buy on the rumor; sell on the news." - Proverbs

"Roll over Beethoven And tell Tchaikovsky the news." - Chuck Berry

"What's wan man's news is another man's troubles." - Finley Peter Dunne

"This is Frank Carson, News at Ten, Sober." - Frank Carson

"People love to hear good news about their bad habits." - John A. McDougall

"It is hard news that catches readers. Features hold them." - Alfred Harmsworth, 1st Viscount Northcliffe

"[News is] a first rough draft of history." - Phil Graham

"That proverbial saying, "Ill news goes quick and far." - Plutarch

"Bad news isn't wine. It doesn't improve with age." - Colin Powell

"No day is safe from news of you." - Sylvia Plath

"The news media are, for the most part, the bringers of bad news... and it's not entirely the media's fault, bad news gets higher ratings and sells more papers than good news." - Peter Mcwilliams

"Once again I stopped listening to the news this week." - Donella Meadows

"News reporters are certainly liberal and left of center." - Walter Cronkite

"Very rarely is there a spike in news-stand sales." - David Remnick

"Men still control the news, both on and off camera." - Jessica Savitch

"He who laughs has not yet heard the bad news." - Bertolt Brecht

"It is not the purpose of literature to purvey news. For news consult the Almanac de Gotha." - Herman Melville

"This world needs more than good works. It needs good news. Good works come out of the good news." - Mark Driscoll

"The news we hear, for the most part, is not news to our genius. It is the stalest repetition." - Henry David Thoreau

"It is easy to get used to the morning news, habituated. But don't. The morning news is yours to alter." - Samantha Power

"When the heart no longer feels the truth of hell, the gospel passes from good news to simply news" - John Piper

"When a dog bites a man that is not news, but when a man bites a dog that is news." - Charles A. Dana

"My view is FOX News is a propaganda outlet for the Republican Party and I don't comment on FOX News." - Howard Dean

"Don't hide bad news. With multiple information channels available, bad news always becomes known. Be candid right from the start." - John C Maxwell

"I'm a little bit too obsessed with the news. I find the news easier to follow than narrative entertainment programs." - Jon Stewart

"The good news is, President Obama was born in America. The bad news is, so was Donald Trump." - Jay Leno

"When a dog bites a man that is not news, but when a man bites a dog that is news." - Charles Anderson Dana

"a sensation is always the same as a piece of news, and a piece of news never lives long." - Jostein Gaarder

"News in printed form is in secular decline. However, news delivered the way consumers want it is growing and thriving." - Gracia Martore

"Some news managers have been slow to grasp that good television news is always substance over form." - Jessica Savitch

"Tabloid news is tabloid news." - Elizabeth Edwards

"The failures of the press have contributed immensely to the emergence of a talk-show nation, in which public discourse is reduced to ranting and raving and posturing. We now have a mainstream press whose news agenda is increasingly influenced by this netherworld." - Carl Bernstein

"[Buzzing at the Sill] deals with the margins of America, a lot of parts unseen. Well, parts that are seen and familiar to a lot of the populace, but unseen when it comes to the parameters of what mainstream news and popular culture and Hollywood reflects." - Peter van Agtmael

"I wrote an article about the marine landing [in Haiti] right away, but barely mentioned the oil, because my article would come out two months later and I assumed by then, "of course, everybody knows." Nobody knew. There was a news report in the Wall Street Journal, in the petroleum journals, and in some small newspapers, but not in the mainstream press." - Noam Chomsky

"Yesterday the Soros -funded far left group Media Matters made a big issue of Pat Robertson's idiotic statement that the US should assassinate Venezuelan dictator Hugo Chavez. Today Robertson's comment is all over mainstream media. Are we supposed to think it's news that Robertson has a few screws loose?" - Charles Foster Johnson

"People are interested in things not necessarily covered by the mainstream media, so they download things online. The categories are growing because people find out that they're not able to get information about stories that are of interest to them on the evening news." - Soledad Obrien

"Be out of the mainstream. I'm out of the mainstream. I enjoy it, who wants to be in the mainstream?" - Bill Maher

"I haven't changed. If it seems I'm becoming more mainstream, doesn't that mean instead that Japan is aligning itself with me? I haven't changed one bit." - Takafumi Horie

"The river of truth is always splitting up into arms that reunite. Islanded between them, the inhabitants argue for a lifetime as to which is the mainstream." - Cyril Connolly

"I'm not mainstream at all. I can make mainstream music and I make music for mainstream artists, but me, myself, I'm not mainstream." - Pharrell Williams

"The mainstream is always under attack." - Bill Gates

"I would say that I'm pretty mainstream." - Ron Paul

"My proposal happens to be very mainstream." - Noam Chomsky

"I listen to jazz mainly. Mainstream jazz." - Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

"I listen to jazz mainly. Mainstream jazz." - Kareem Abduljabbar

"When the newspapers have got nothing else to talk about, they cut loose on the young. The young are always news. If they are up to something, that's news. If they aren't, that's news too." - Kenneth Rexroth

"What, what, what, What's the news from Sway? Sad news, Bad news, Comes by the cable; led Through the Indian Ocean's bed, Through the Persian Gulf, the Red Sea, and the Med" - George Thomas Lanigan

"I like to watch the news, because I don't like people very much and when you watch the news ... if you ever had an idea that people were really terrible, you could watch the news and know that you're right." - Frank Zappa

"I like to watch the news, because I don't like people very much and when you watch the news... if you ever had an idea that people were really terrible, you could watch the news and know that you're right." - Frank Zappa

"We call them twinkies. You've seen them on television acting the news, modeling and fracturing the news while you wonder whether they've read the news - or if they've blown dried their brains, too." - Linda Ellerbee

"When there is good news, and it is news , we do report it, but usually news is a record of human failure. Those wanting to celebrate human accomplishment are, as someone said, advised to go to the sports section." - Linda Ellerbee

"Never awake me when you have good news to announce, because with good news nothing presses; but when you have bad news, arouse me immediately, for then there is not an instant to be lost." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"Do I think it would be better that people knew the atrocities that Monsanto commits or the influence of corporate money in government or government subsidies for our current food system that's a disaster and not sustainable? Yes. That would be really great, but a lot of that information unless you look for it, it's not available to you because that's not the discussion that's happening on mainstream news." - Ellen Page

"I've always said that if you want to find out what's going on in Iraq or Afghanistan or Libya, I'll give you a choice. You can either read The New York Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, Rolling Stone, or you can go to the NATO, ISAF, multi-national force websites where they have their own news releases. Who will give you a more accurate picture? I'll take the mainstream media." - Michael Hastings

"News - communicating news and ideas, I guess - is my passion. And giving people alternatives so that they have two papers to read (and) alternative television channels." - Rupert Murdoch

"The good news is your surgery was a success and now you look like a movie star! The bad news is that movie star is Drew Carey!" - Ryan Stiles

"I rely on Taegan Goddard's Political Wire for straight, fair political news, he gets right to the point. It's an eagerly anticipated part of my news reading." - Craig Newmark

"The bad news is you're falling through the air, nothing to hang on to, no parachute. The good news is, there's no ground." - Chogyam Trungpa

"(Hamlet:) What news? (Rosencrantz:) None, my lord, but that the world's grown honest. (Hamlet:) Then is doomsday near. But your news is not true." - William Shakespeare

"The good news is that Jesus is praying for us. The bad news is that we are going to need it!" - John Wimber

"The headlines are never in the news! And so, what I am saying is the news is never on the headlines" - Sahndra Fon Dufe

"I am a news presenter, a news broadcaster, an anchorman, a managing editor - not a commentator or analyst. I feel no compulsion to be a pundit." - Walter Cronkite

"Convert bad news to good news." - Bill Gates



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