†This was supposed to be an Action Item. Now it’s more like a quiz.
Grad rocket landed on the city of Ashkelon† early Friday morning
- How many news outlets thought it important enough to report?
- How many reported Israel’s response as the story but relegated the rocket to a sentence towards the end?
- How many referred to the dead Hamas official as a) militant, b) activist, d) fighter, e) bomb maker or f) just Palestinian?
- How many described rocketing a city as terrorism?
- How many referred to crude, home-made or inaccurate when describing rockets from Gaza?
- How many reminded their readers that Hamas attacks rarely kill?
- How many referred to Operation Cast Lead and included exact casualty figures?
No prizes but bragging rights for the most answers (use the comments).
† Also written Ashqelon.