The Role of Media

Tori Allegre

Biased
http://www.nbcnews.com/business/why-women-make-better-money-managers-2D11943971

How this article is a example of the media as biased because the article continually states there favoring over women make better money mangers than men. Which can come across as sexist and disrespectful towards men.

Watchdog
http://www.nbcnews.com/business/obama-plans-factory-jobs-boost-millions-left-behind-2D11934915

How this article is an example of the media as watchdog because it states that Obama (government and powerful person) plans factory jobs boost up. Since right now in the economy jobs are hard to get and even harder to keep so when people hear that Obama is going to create more jobs people are going to want to read the article.

Agenda setter
http://www.nbcnews.com/business/apple-refund-least-32-5-million-disputed-kids-app-purchases-2D11935458

How this article is a example of the media as agenda setter is 32.5 is a huge amount of money to refund on apps and people all around the world have apple products such as computers, phones , iPad etc. Since because most people have these products there are going to want to read this article.