Category Archives: Media: Corporate and Controlled

Gather at your city halls tomorrow. Let’s count the votes in every town and community: The Electoral College will create catastrophe. Say No Way.

The only profoundly true thing that DT said during the campaign is,”The vote is rigged.” Indeed it was. What the heck is this about an Electoral College; the institution that has now shoved TWO deeply unqualified men into the White … Continue reading

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Protected: Another boring day of research into dirty automobile industry involves driving new Stingray

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AT&T will honor net neutrality for three years if regulators let it buy DirecTV

My Comment: Gee, remember back in 1984 or so, we broke up the AT&T monster into a bunch of little Baby Bells? It’s like they all metastasized, and are returning to eat us alive. http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-switch/wp/2014/05/18/att-will-honor-net-neutrality-for-three-years-if-regulators-let-it-buy-directv/?wpisrc=nl_pulse

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what the media doesn’t want you to know about machine politics

Everyone has heard the term “machine politics” but have maybe a vague understanding that it happened in the late 19th century in Chicago and the machine was Democratic. Actually, the truth is that machine politics is the definition of political … Continue reading

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The Rise of Establishment Reporting; viz. the Mainstream Media

http://fair.org/slider/the-rise-of-establishment-reporting/ A crisis in journalism lasted from the 1890s until the 1920s. Party-driven journalism had disintegrated, the increasingly lucrative and powerful newspaper magnates ruled their independent empires and exercised considerable political power, and the pursuit of profit sometimes led to … Continue reading

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This article in the New York Times can serve as a foundation for analysis of a broad range of socioeconomic issues and policies. ~Via http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/09/10/can-the-government-actually-do-anything-about-inequality/?nl=opinion&emc=edit_ty_20130911&_r=0 THOMAS B. EDSALL September 10, 2013, 11:22 pm 469 Comments Can the Government Actually Do Anything … Continue reading

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My Comments of the Day- 2012-12-27

Charles Blow: Holiday Doldrums for Republicans http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/27/opinion/blow-holiday-doldrums.html?comments#permid=202 It is impossible to have a media that does not project a world view. Writers write about stories from their knowledge and backgrounds, editors make decisions about which stories get featured, people choose … Continue reading

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