Yesterday, as news about the Charlottesville killing and rioting was breaking, I recommended taking a break from the incessant nattering of cable TV.
The all-important ratio of agita/information is too high.
Instead, get your news updates from websites like Associated Press or the cable channels’ own web sites. (ZipDialog post here.)
The Onion has a related comment on the torrent of scary stories.
As regular ZD readers know, I consider the Onion to be America’s Most Trusted News Source.