You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login

Reply #3: So they make up a new rule...why don't they use the laws already [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Latest Breaking News Donate to DU
MadMaddie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Sep-24-07 08:42 PM
Response to Original message
3. So they make up a new rule...why don't they use the laws already
on the books...."False Advertising". I bet they are testing the waters with this to see if they get away with it and then start going after liberal oriented products's just their way
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
  -FCC Proposes 'Fake News' Fine 951-Riverside  Sep-24-07 08:31 PM   #0 
  - Fake News Fine?  HawkeyeX   Sep-24-07 08:38 PM   #1 
  - wow, $4k?  lakeguy   Sep-24-07 08:38 PM   #2 
  - So they make up a new rule...why don't they use the laws already  MadMaddie   Sep-24-07 08:42 PM   #3 
  - That's totally different  Tunkamerica   Sep-25-07 12:08 AM   #13 
  - FAUX News will be the biggest violators  liberal N proud   Sep-24-07 08:50 PM   #4 
  - anything the fcc does is suspect-warning shot to daily /show colbert?  natrat   Sep-24-07 08:54 PM   #5 
  - not even close  mark414   Sep-25-07 12:10 AM   #14 
  - no that's satire  Tunkamerica   Sep-25-07 12:20 AM   #15 
     - Habeus Corpus had long legal precedence also, but Habeus is dead now. (NT)  Tesha   Sep-25-07 06:52 AM   #18 
  - Oh, does that mean the BushCo gov't could be fined for those "fake news stories"  mcscajun   Sep-24-07 08:54 PM   #6 
  - Fined would be a start...Fired would be nice...  GoddessOfGuinness   Sep-24-07 11:46 PM   #11 
  - so much for an american version of the fkn news... n/t  nebenaube   Sep-24-07 08:58 PM   #7 
  - Good start  f the letter   Sep-24-07 10:01 PM   #8 
  - Here's an interactive US map showing the worst offenders  JohnnyRingo   Sep-24-07 10:26 PM   #9 
  - The FCC doesn't have jurisdiction over cable, only broadcast,  McCamy Taylor   Sep-24-07 11:18 PM   #10 
  - Soooo....WHEN are they gonna fine bu$hit, Inc. for all the propaganda that gets flung...  Triana   Sep-24-07 11:52 PM   #12 
  - they will just charge the product maker 4000 bucks more  Skittles   Sep-25-07 01:14 AM   #16 
  - As Bush says  everydayis911   Sep-25-07 01:56 AM   #17 

Home » Discuss » Latest Breaking News Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators

Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC