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I guess I'll correct a few assumptions made...|
No smart person living in the US really trusts the media, especially what's on the TV. TV needs ratings, so the stories are usually kept under 60 seconds and are supposed to be "entertainment". When investigating international news, Americans frequently use multiple sources for academic or other research purposes. As an example, I just wrote a paper that used Al-Jazeera, Xinhua, SANA, and the NY Times. It was interesting but Xinhua was very close to the articles I read in the NYT. The other thing that seems to be misunderstood is that media outlets in the US do NOT agree with each other. If you watch FOX news, you probably won't see any occupy wall street protesters for more than 30 seconds, and all you'll see is some weird looking guy. If you watch MSNBC, you'll see a lot of coverage of the occupy wall street protesters.
Honestly, you don't even need media to cover them. The Occupy Wall Street protesters are out in the open... not in some distant box. If you live in a major city, you'll see them all the time, especially when you're in the financial districts.
The protesters aren't getting too much attention paid to them by most executives and, "people in power" because yes, the protesters aren't asking for anything tangible. The protesters are asking for things like, "ending corporate greed", but that's not something that people can do. The protesters aren't making uniform demands to the government or the media. For instance, the protesters could ask for more governance in corporate finance, or even asking for a new government altogether, but they aren't. The protesters are just saying, "We dislike _____", and everyone else is saying, "That's great, but what do you want us to do about it?"
Sure SMITHI, you might tell us what you'd like the people here to do, or what you think the Occupy Wall Street protesters want us to do, but the fact remains that the Occupy Wall Street protesters aren't telling us what they'd like us to do themselves.