• Outrage Over Six Month Sentence in Stanford Rape Case
• 50 Are Shot Dead At Gay Nightclub in Florida; Attack Is Worst Mass Shooting In U.S. History
• Donald Trump Slammed For ‘Congrats’ Tweet Following Orlando Massacre
I want to support my GLBQT friends this week by listening and learning, but I wonder, where’s my media exposure point of diminishing returns? When do we cross from informed to unnecessarily solemn, anxious, fearful?
Some error by being woefully uninformed. More error by passively succumbing to media saturation.
Ignorance isn’t bliss, but there are definite costs to our incessant listening, reading, and watching of competing media outlets whose main objectives are not to educate or enlighten, but to keep us coming back in order to maximize advertising revenue.