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blm Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Nov-23-05 02:43 PM
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39. And that's why GOP bought up control of most broadcast media in the 80s
and 90s.

They knew EXACTLY how they would gain power and stay in power.
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        - I feel that this has been going on for a very long time  Time for change   Nov-21-05 09:37 AM   #30 
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  - Yeah, isn't he great?  Time for change   Nov-20-05 08:30 PM   #15 
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  - It looks like your priorities are pretty much the same as mine  Time for change   Nov-20-05 08:48 PM   #16 
  - Lately, I've been sending all the media whores this...  fooj   Nov-20-05 07:45 PM   #11 
  - Your letter is well deserved by many of our present day pre$$titutes  Time for change   Nov-20-05 08:58 PM   #17 
  - It's hard to believe that Moyers is a graduate of  rateyes   Nov-20-05 07:53 PM   #12 
  - He talks a little bit about his religious views in his book  Time for change   Nov-20-05 09:22 PM   #18 
  - I found what he says about this in another chapter of the same book  Time for change   Nov-20-05 10:48 PM   #21 
  - How many news reports were withheld  justgamma   Nov-20-05 08:10 PM   #13 
  - I would say that a multitude of things that would have influenced  Time for change   Nov-20-05 10:09 PM   #19 
  - K & R. This is excellent, and I'm still reading. I adore Moyers! ..n/t  WiseButAngrySara   Nov-20-05 08:27 PM   #14 
  - Thank you -- You should get the book  Time for change   Nov-21-05 01:47 AM   #23 
  - THANKS for this valuable post. I'm amazed  snot   Nov-20-05 10:18 PM   #20 
  - Thank you for this valuable action item  Time for change   Nov-21-05 05:58 AM   #26 
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  - I like Alterman, but what bugs me is that he KNOWS that media is complicit  blm   Nov-22-05 08:31 AM   #34 
     - How do you mean that?  Time for change   Nov-22-05 02:00 PM   #36 
        - He has written articles blaming Kerry for not controlling the media when  blm   Nov-22-05 06:16 PM   #37 
           - I agree with you that Kerry was a good candidate  Time for change   Nov-22-05 09:07 PM   #38 
              - And that's why GOP bought up control of most broadcast media in the 80s  blm   Nov-23-05 02:43 PM   #39 
                 - Yeah, and that's the only way they can do it too  Time for change   Nov-23-05 03:04 PM   #40 
                    - Simple fact is that ANY Democrat could win election if we had a real media  blm   Nov-23-05 03:39 PM   #41 
                       - As it stands now, that is certainly true  Time for change   Nov-24-05 09:20 AM   #42 
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  - KICK!  TheGoldenRule   Nov-22-05 10:20 AM   #35 

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