Growing Up in TheWorld of Fox News

By Christian Thrailkill

The news narrative in conservative media is fundamentally different

I vividly remember the first time I experienced profound melancholy. It was in fourth grade in 2004. I’d wait in the back of my mother’s minivan, waiting for my sister to finish her soccer practice. As we’d wait, my mom would play talk radio in the car. At this time, Rush Limbaugh’s daily discussion centered around the proposed federal ban on gay marriage. Hours of calls would…