From Brian Whelan at Yahoo! Ireland – this entire article is a must read:
Ireland’s economic and political crisis has continued to develop at such a pace that many stories are being entirely missed by the nation’s media.
Discontent with RTE has reached a new high after its decision to cut away from a live broadcast on Sunday night when TV3’s Vincent Browne began to ask tough questions of the Taoiseach in front of the world’s media.
Along with 80 official complaints, RTE’s Facebook page has been filled with thousands of comments from angry viewers who say they have been forced to switch to BBC News 24 and Sky News to watch ‘unbiased’ reports on the bailout. Some users have gone so far as to liken the state broadcaster to the Soviet Union’s official mouthpiece Pravda.
Brian Whelan has much more – read his entire article!