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Americans Over 50 Say TV is Best Source of News, Those Under 40 Cite Internet

Americans over 50 name television as the best way to get news and information in today’s world. A Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey found that adults under 40 name the Internet as the best source while 40-somethings are divided between those two worlds. Print newspapers are considered the best source for many senior citizens but hardly anybody else. Radio finishes near the bottom of the four mediums among all age groups. Overall, 37% of the nation’s adults still see television as the best source for news and information.

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