Category Archives: Radio/TV/Internet & communications

“… imaging the two of us shouting naked at the rain”

Katie Hopkins Hopkins supported the then candidate for the Republican presidential nomination, Donald Trump, in the Daily Mail during December 2015: “I hear cries that he is a blithering idiot. I have often been called a deranged fool. But if … Continue reading

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Buford, Wyoming

Early morning National Public Radio had one of their patented folksy human interest stories the other day. They went out to God’s country, not that any of those godless communists at NPR believe in God, to do a story on … Continue reading

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Rush had a damn good point yesterday

Rush was covering live on Thursday Mr. Trump’s amazing press conference that left the American mainstream media for dead. He pointed out one of the 1.3 gazillion glaring hypocrisies of the media. The media consider themselves to be the gatekeepers of … Continue reading

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“Read Across the Aisle”

BBC World had an interesting story this morning about a social media app called “Read Across the Aisle“. The inventor using one of Obama’s dozen or so “final speeches”, picked up on the phrase about ‘people living in a bubble’, and … Continue reading

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A few giant conglomerates are determining what we see, hear and read

“One of our best-kept secrets is the degree to which a handful of huge corporations control the flow of information in the United States. Whether it is television, radio, newspapers, magazines, books or the Internet, a few giant conglomerates are determining what we … Continue reading

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Maybe its time to go, Joe

Joe Paterno coached until he was 85 (he deaded in January 2012). He was so feeble by that point he often had to coach from the press box during games. His notion that he was irreplaceable was a disservice to both … Continue reading

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Let me help you out Rudy…

Rudy Giuliani was on CNN’s New Day this past week with Chris Cuomo. After every question, Rudy would hardly be started on the answer when Cuomo would interrupt. This of course has the effect of disrupting the speakers train of … Continue reading

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“… can hardly be described as democracy either.”

“I wouldn’t call it fascism exactly, but a political system nominally controlled by an irresponsible, dumbed down electorate who are manipulated by dishonest, cynical, controlled mass media that dispense the propaganda of a corrupt political establishment can hardly be described … Continue reading

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“Feds Snag 8,000 Violent Offenders”

This 3/24 article in USA Today elicited several questions. “After extensive extra training for the dangerous situations they would encounter”, they arrested 559 accused murderers, 648 gang members, 846 sex offenders, “the worst of the worst”, 8,075 in all. Extra … Continue reading

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Why does the Register suck so much?

It’s Sunday morning in a presidential election year in Iowa. You’d think you could guarantee something interesting in the morning paper. Nope. You’re the only game in town, is that the problem? Corporate media may have been too smart for their … Continue reading

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