all media has worth

we have to pay attention to horrible media that is gobbled up by the masses so that we know what others are absorbing
I find it's also good to read the US media some to get an idea of what everyone else is reading, though I draw the line at fox. In addition to some of the ones you listed, I also really like much of the reporting/articles from The Guardian.
You are so wrong about this, clearly. Gawker is the only news source at all. It is the only one I read.
i get all my news from print media that I find left on the subway