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Biased coverage of protests?

The media has devoted a lot of attention to offensive signs and taunts at tea party protests, but did it care when similar protests were directed at President George W. Bush? Though Bush "was hanged in effigy, burned in effigy, compared to Hitler, called the Antichrist, a human abortion, and made the subject of numerous sustained death threats for about seven years," those protests "went mostly unreported outside of scattered conservative blogs," Fox New reported.