April saw CNN experience its lowest-rated month in over 10 years, with the network bringing in an average of only 357,000 viewers. As the New York Times‘ Brian Stelter reports, much of CNN’s ratings struggles are attributed with its having to contend with two other cable news networks that provide a clear political point of view. And it would appear that nothing brings people together in front of a television set quite like partisan politics.
Via the D.C. Sports Bog, from Tuesday's Diamondbacks/Nationals game, Bryce Harper made an amazing throw home from deep left field on a sacrifice fly. As Dan Steinberg notes in an enlarged photo (see bottom of his post), Harper got his man and Jeff Nelson made a really bad call at home plate. Move over Jerry Meals, Jeff Nelson just took your spot.
Via Newsy, Occupy Wall Street protests are back in the headlines but, how much influence does the protest have?
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