Friday, February 05, 2010
Why Did C-Span Not Show Tim Tebow Giving the Closing Prayer?
I received this email today which I'm posting as it shows us the media bias against Christianity and the Pro-Life cause! Thank you to Barbara for sending it to us!
I watched the Prayer Breakfast Live Online and President Obama left right before Tim Tebow's prayer, which was not shown on C-Span. I did some investigating and found out the following:
I called C-Span today and I found out why they did not show Tim Tebow giving the closing prayer at the National Prayer Breakfast, the broadcast ended right before the prayer. I was told that there is a pool and one news organization is picked to film the event and C-Span then broadcasts it and other news organzations use clips. After much research, the gentleman I talked to kept going back and forth trying to get an answer, I found out who it was. Do you want to take a guess who the news organization was? You guessed it - CNN.
I then called CNN and I asked why, if the program said that there was a Closing Prayer, would they shut down their camera. He couldn't really give me a valid reason. I then explained that the American public is very smart and I believe that this was purposefully not included in the broadcast. I also said that this was very sad because I am sure Tim would have liked to have kept the video clip as a special memory. Fortunately, a woman from Christianity Today did film it on her cell phone: