On Friday evening, the NBC Nightly News caught up with CNN in highlighting a couple of teenage environmental activists who are promoting an alarmist agenda against global warming while encouraging students to skip school to pressure adults into taking action on the issue. TheCBS Evening Newsalso gave the protests a 17-second brief.
Anchorman Lester Holt introduced the one-sided report: "Students took to the streets today in this country and far beyond, calling on our leaders to do more to protect the planet."
No one makes the middle-schoolers prove they got an A in Science.
Even if they did, whose to say the grade wasn't inflated?