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127. And they still have more integrity than FOX News.
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  -FEMA Meets the Press, Which Happens to Be . . . FEMA (fake reporters at news conference) Newsjock  Oct-26-07 08:18 AM   #0 
  - Well, you can't accuse them of not learning their lesson!  billyoc   Oct-26-07 08:25 AM   #1 
  - You can accuse the bushits of  zidzi   Oct-26-07 06:16 PM   #90 
  - out of control. deception has become the first line of action.  habitual   Oct-26-07 08:27 AM   #2 
  - 'Deception' come first and then 'Secrecy' and then the 'Preemptive  0007   Oct-26-07 11:23 AM   #35 
  - FEMA=Federal Egotistical Mega Assholes--Our tax dollars working hard at being wasted  Whoa_Nelly   Oct-26-07 08:30 AM   #3 
  - And it was so fucking good before Bush ruined it... nt  MADem   Oct-26-07 08:54 AM   #8 
  - Pretty good job after Hurricane Andrew. n/t  tabasco   Oct-26-07 04:13 PM   #69 
     - I was being serious. I had friends in the agency, very professional too.  MADem   Oct-27-07 01:04 PM   #122 
  - FEMA=Fake Emergency Management Actors  katty   Oct-26-07 04:19 PM   #72 
  - Can we compare em to the Nazis yet? n/t  5X   Oct-26-07 08:31 AM   #4 
  - Yep, I think it's official now...  EnviroBat   Oct-26-07 09:17 AM   #12 
  - Can we call them nazis yet?  rockybelt   Oct-26-07 09:45 AM   #17 
  - If they're making it up,  TacticalPeek   Oct-26-07 08:33 AM   #5 
  - Wow, a whole army of Jeff Gannon / Brownie hybrids! n/t  IanDB1   Oct-26-07 08:34 AM   #6 
  - Fox just acquired another affiliate -- FEMA meets FOX and the GOP Media Establishment  Supersedeas   Oct-26-07 02:53 PM   #62 
  - Jeez, was Baghdad Bob in that gaggle anywhere?? NT  MADem   Oct-26-07 08:53 AM   #7 
  - And this crap is on our dime. n/t  quiet.american   Oct-26-07 09:01 AM   #9 
  - A "Potemkin Village" press conference  hobbit709   Oct-26-07 09:01 AM   #10 
  - What do you mean by that?  Sequoia   Oct-26-07 10:33 AM   #25 
     - the story- A Russian pol named Potemkin was taking a tour of an area. It was rumored a fake  cryingshame   Oct-26-07 02:41 PM   #61 
     - Okay. Thanks.  Sequoia   Oct-26-07 05:46 PM   #87 
     - Thanks. I sort of knew what the phrase meant,  mycritters2   Oct-26-07 10:16 PM   #109 
     - No rumour - FACT: The Tzar and his entourage was going to "visit the people"  TankLV   Oct-26-07 11:30 PM   #113 
     - Catherine the Great. Not the Tzar.  nodehopper   Oct-27-07 10:25 AM   #118 
     - not so  nodehopper   Oct-27-07 10:24 AM   #117 
     - Think: Kat; NOLA; Relief Center; Bush  panzerfaust   Oct-28-07 07:55 AM   #128 
  - Look at the underlying truth - they are children. As evil and sinister  higher class   Oct-26-07 09:14 AM   #11 
  - Not really funny, is it?  radhika   Oct-26-07 02:55 PM   #63 
  - I know and agree with you about everything you say. Especially, Dem leaders.  higher class   Oct-26-07 04:33 PM   #77 
  - Welcome To DU Great Post On A Very Somber Subject  Binka   Oct-26-07 05:15 PM   #85 
  - 1st Welcome to DU!  Froward69   Oct-26-07 11:34 PM   #114 
  - "It's real good you did that"  NBachers   Oct-26-07 10:49 PM   #111 
     - Sorrowfully, some Dems allow and condone it.  higher class   Oct-27-07 09:27 AM   #116 
  - I think the transition to third world dictatorship is now pretty much  smoogatz   Oct-26-07 09:20 AM   #13 
  - "......Time to round up the dissidents...."  kestrel91316   Oct-26-07 02:04 PM   #54 
     - And, the Code Pinkers from "Blood and Rice"  tekisui   Oct-27-07 08:11 AM   #115 
  - WHY is this on page A19???  MidwestTransplant   Oct-26-07 09:22 AM   #14 
  - So that fewer people will see it, natch. (nt)  redqueen   Oct-26-07 09:35 AM   #15 
  - It's showtime!!!  Joanne98   Oct-26-07 09:43 AM   #16 
  - I wonder about those who were victims comforted by bush> We're  alfredo   Oct-26-07 09:47 AM   #18 
  - I would guess vetted, otherwise there would have been some democrats there....  robinlynne   Oct-26-07 10:55 AM   #30 
  - Vetted and staged, just like those sisters at Katrina. nt  speedoo   Oct-26-07 11:39 AM   #39 
  - given where their house was  xxqqqzme   Oct-26-07 02:17 PM   #56 
     - I'm sure his handlers don't leave anything to chance.  alfredo   Oct-26-07 02:22 PM   #58 
  - The Ministery of Truth has spoken.  DiktatrW   Oct-26-07 10:01 AM   #19 
  - Don't hate the media, become the media. - Jello Biafra n/t  Brundle_Fly   Oct-26-07 10:09 AM   #20 
  - BU$HCO: The lie is the coin of the realm.  DemoTex   Oct-26-07 10:13 AM   #21 
  - talk about controlling the message!!  Blue_Tires   Oct-26-07 10:19 AM   #22 
  - FEMA-Nazis!  yoyossarian   Oct-26-07 10:26 AM   #23 
  - Just a dramatic interpretation of  ashling   Oct-26-07 10:32 AM   #24 
  - Well what do you know; "Pravda USA"  pattmarty   Oct-26-07 10:39 AM   #26 
  - Actually  awoke_in_2003   Oct-26-07 04:05 PM   #67 
  - Stupid!  Mongo5030   Oct-26-07 10:47 AM   #27 
  - Welcome to DU, Mongo. n/t  utopiansecretagent   Oct-26-07 11:40 AM   #40 
  - It is anything but stupid. It's very clever. The average American  kestrel91316   Oct-26-07 02:06 PM   #55 
  - Hey Mongo...  TwoSparkles   Oct-26-07 06:08 PM   #88 
  - most of their pressers--even with "real" reporters  bbgrunt   Oct-26-07 10:47 AM   #28 
  - "This is scripted."  blackops   Oct-26-07 09:58 PM   #99 
  - Isn't it great that the US MSM isn't like this at all.  Mika   Oct-26-07 10:50 AM   #29 
  - disgusting.  robinlynne   Oct-26-07 10:56 AM   #31 
  - it was self evident years ago that truth and the *misadministration will never coincide  emald   Oct-26-07 11:06 AM   #32 
  - Don't you all remember  everydayis911   Oct-26-07 11:11 AM   #33 
  - I noticed one looked like her nails had just been done.  xxqqqzme   Oct-26-07 02:19 PM   #57 
  - Just when we thought the progaganda had peaked...  BridgeTheGap   Oct-26-07 11:15 AM   #34 
  - podcast and politics  suffragette   Oct-26-07 11:23 AM   #36 
  - Pretend Press Conferences.  halobeam   Oct-26-07 11:29 AM   #37 
  - Sadly, I think many WILL believe this, then shrug  suffragette   Oct-26-07 11:46 AM   #42 
  - This line is astonishing:  tblue37   Oct-26-07 10:26 PM   #110 
     - It is a callous and coordinated attempt to use the current situation  suffragette   Oct-27-07 11:28 AM   #120 
  - If you can't help the people, just pretend to help them!!!  Javaman   Oct-26-07 11:30 AM   #38 
  - What a crock  Col Jack D Ripper   Oct-26-07 11:40 AM   #41 
  - He he he... Ed Schultz just mentioned it on-air  krispos42   Oct-26-07 11:51 AM   #43 
  - Not only this, I think they are in full on "CA fires=Katrina done right" propaganda mode too!  Up2Late   Oct-26-07 12:06 PM   #44 
  - Par for the course. I should be surprised, but I'm not.  Beelzebud   Oct-26-07 12:41 PM   #45 
  - No one in this admin wants to serve the people.  Maestro   Oct-26-07 12:49 PM   #46 
  - they don't want to serve the people  xxqqqzme   Oct-26-07 02:23 PM   #59 
  - Ready the Medal of Freedom awards!  truthisfreedom   Oct-26-07 12:51 PM   #47 
  - We need to send this to Keith - he's back tonight  williesgirl   Oct-26-07 12:56 PM   #48 
  - You beat me to it about Keith. Thanks!  Janice325   Oct-26-07 04:43 PM   #78 
  - Unreal!  Politicub   Oct-26-07 01:08 PM   #49 
  - U.S.S.R. nt  gateley   Oct-26-07 01:10 PM   #50 
  - Propaganda and torture . . . necessary ingredients for the fascist pie ---  defendandprotect   Oct-26-07 01:30 PM   #51 
  - Why bother even having a real disaster?  CJCRANE   Oct-26-07 01:58 PM   #52 
  - The last year of these assholes is going to be a real circus.  Sentinel Chicken   Oct-26-07 01:59 PM   #53 
  - 'Catapulting the Propaganda' nt  rcsl1998   Oct-26-07 02:40 PM   #60 
  - Would it be any different if Katie Couric or Wolf Blitzer  Brrrp   Oct-26-07 03:09 PM   #64 
  - Sadly, you're right.  kath   Oct-26-07 10:13 PM   #107 
  - Heckuva job.  calimary   Oct-26-07 03:14 PM   #65 
  - The audacity is mind boggling  MissDeeds   Oct-26-07 03:58 PM   #66 
  - Every corner of our government has been corrupted by the Bush oil mafia.  tabasco   Oct-26-07 04:11 PM   #68 
  - this is so wrong  ryanus   Oct-26-07 04:15 PM   #70 
  - reporter on msnbc just said they promised not to do it again  rodeodance   Oct-26-07 04:23 PM   #74 
  - FEMA=Fake Emergency Management Actors  katty   Oct-26-07 04:17 PM   #71 
  - msnbc just said that the WH blasted them for doing this.  rodeodance   Oct-26-07 04:21 PM   #73 
  - Last time I checked, FEMA was under the executive branch.  tabasco   Oct-26-07 04:24 PM   #75 
  - That's right - the White House was SHOCKED! Shocked, I say. And outraged, very outraged!  kath   Oct-26-07 10:10 PM   #105 
  - Topic subject US agency apologizes for news conference on fires  rodeodance   Oct-26-07 04:27 PM   #76 
  - Heckuva job, Harvey!  kath   Oct-26-07 10:15 PM   #108 
  - Mistakes. Were. Made. nt  NBachers   Oct-26-07 10:58 PM   #112 
  - Why am I not surprised.  Janice325   Oct-26-07 04:44 PM   #79 
  - Okay, the WP. I heard it on NPR on the way home. Let's hope the  MasonJar   Oct-26-07 04:55 PM   #80 
  - I think they have...Reuters (from front page of Google News) US agency apologizes..  No DUplicitous DUpe   Oct-26-07 04:58 PM   #81 
     - "We can and must do better.....at making sure we don't get caught next time. Oh And Fuck You CA."  Binka   Oct-26-07 06:24 PM   #91 
  - Absolutely nothing associated with the BushCo administration is genuine  whistle   Oct-26-07 05:06 PM   #82 
  - Was Gannon one of the 'reporters?'  greiner3   Oct-26-07 05:06 PM   #83 
  - Is there no end to the Bush Admin madness????? n/t  Joey Liberal   Oct-26-07 05:09 PM   #84 
  - My opinion  Hayabusa   Oct-26-07 05:41 PM   #86 
  - So you would justify a fake government news conference if they asked tough questions?  tabasco   Oct-26-07 06:13 PM   #89 
  - What are your J-school professors teaching you?  Sheltiemama   Oct-27-07 07:38 PM   #125 
  - Too too funny  underpants   Oct-26-07 06:42 PM   #92 
  - Wonder how many tax dollars paid for the PUBLIC RELATIONS FIRM that handled this?  Elspeth   Oct-26-07 07:14 PM   #93 
  - Typical Friday news dump!  Grandrose   Oct-26-07 07:32 PM   #94 
  - Here's a WH update on that so-called "FEMA brieifing":  pnorman   Oct-26-07 07:39 PM   #95 
  - Wait -- !!! Didn't they already do this? Bush's staged "troops" and Bush's staged SS meetings -- ?  defendandprotect   Oct-26-07 10:08 PM   #103 
  - That sure explains A LOT!  piesRsquare   Oct-26-07 08:00 PM   #96 
  - fema  tomephil   Oct-26-07 08:52 PM   #97 
  - Newsjock  Diclotican   Oct-26-07 09:24 PM   #98 
  - Next thing we'll be hearing about FAKED terrorist attacks and FAKED moon landings --!!!  defendandprotect   Oct-26-07 10:05 PM   #100 
  - LOL the more things change the more they stay the same.... n/t  humbled_opinion   Oct-26-07 10:06 PM   #101 
  - This is total bullshit  JBoy   Oct-26-07 10:08 PM   #102 
  - Are they too terrified to actually have real reporters present asking real questions????  defendandprotect   Oct-26-07 10:09 PM   #104 
  - NBC 11pm at least did something on it -- not a Swiftboating -- but something!!!  defendandprotect   Oct-26-07 10:12 PM   #106 
  - Disgusting. But it'll just be a blip on the media's radar.  bkcc   Oct-27-07 10:48 AM   #119 
  - and it just keeps getting better! n/t  NotGivingUp   Oct-27-07 12:20 PM   #121 
  - The reason why this story has legs....  AnneD   Oct-27-07 01:09 PM   #123 
  - All good points, AnneD  Uncle Joe   Oct-27-07 01:20 PM   #124 
  - This is horrifying and disgusting and these Republicans in government today are destroying this  1932   Oct-28-07 12:44 AM   #126 
  - And they still have more integrity than FOX News.  Starbucks Anarchist   Oct-28-07 01:23 AM   #127 
 

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