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Indenturedebtor Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-08-08 10:18 AM
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14. Bleh no kidding
At least they're off that 10 year long WWII program they ran from June 1st 1991- May 22nd 2001... You'd think that nothing else ever happened in the history of the world.

What came first the chicken or the egg? But Americans weren't always this stupid. I blame both the media and the populace as a whole.
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  -Bill Moyers: "The Media Doesn't Allow Complicated Thought To Be Articulated" kpete  May-08-08 08:33 AM   #0 
  - amen!  elizfeelinggreat   May-08-08 08:36 AM   #1 
  - Bill, Bill, Bill...  Rage for Order   May-08-08 11:26 PM   #38 
  - He is 100% correct  nomad1776   May-08-08 08:37 AM   #2 
  - Rec'd. nt  raccoon   May-08-08 08:45 AM   #3 
  - K & R  Better Believe It   May-08-08 08:51 AM   #4 
  - He is 100% wrong.  msmcghee   May-08-08 09:20 AM   #5 
  - Been a while since you watched network TV, huh? n/t  kgfnally   May-08-08 09:30 AM   #6 
  - There's decades worth of studies on how media shapes the public mind toward ulterior aims  Echo In Light   May-08-08 10:12 AM   #11 
  - The topic is whether popular media (TV) allows . .  msmcghee   May-08-08 10:57 AM   #16 
     - I didn't find the frame of that discussion so broad as to ...  yowzayowzayowza   May-08-08 11:54 AM   #20 
     - Difficult to discern between the medium being used for information or indoctrination  Echo In Light   May-08-08 06:30 PM   #24 
     - Not separate issues.  blonndee   May-08-08 10:53 PM   #33 
  - KKKarl much?  lonestarnot   May-08-08 11:19 PM   #37 
  - Noam Chomsky called this the "conciseness filter" decades ago...  arendt   May-08-08 10:00 AM   #7 
  - "Concision" constrains thought/speech. It's applied and adhered to by design  Echo In Light   May-08-08 10:07 AM   #9 
     - Chomsky does not understand how the human mind works. n/t  msmcghee   May-08-08 11:21 AM   #19 
        - Like you are qualified to make that statement. LOL. n/t  arendt   May-08-08 06:58 PM   #26 
        - Like you are qualified to judge . .  msmcghee   May-08-08 07:36 PM   #27 
           - Because YOU said so. Yes, massa. I'm jus a shufflin ol intelectyual.  arendt   May-08-08 08:02 PM   #28 
              - Your emotions are showing.  msmcghee   May-08-08 10:44 PM   #30 
                 - Prove they showed any emotion.  U4ikLefty   May-08-08 10:48 PM   #31 
                    - Apparently, you lack that understanding as well.  msmcghee   May-08-08 11:08 PM   #35 
                       - All you have is insults. Nothing intelligent. A pleasure to put you on ignore. n/t  arendt   May-09-08 07:36 AM   #40 
        - LOL  blonndee   May-08-08 10:54 PM   #34 
  - The media is only half to blame  notesdev   May-08-08 10:03 AM   #8 
  - I disagree. The idea that we somehow demand crap is not true.  sfexpat2000   May-08-08 11:05 AM   #17 
  - Two words:  notesdev   May-08-08 12:04 PM   #21 
  - There's also a VERY large organization that conditions people to feel good when they repeat nonsense  FiveGoodMen   May-08-08 06:11 PM   #23 
  - Pretty soon we'll be watching farts, and "Ouch my balls!"  Chulanowa   May-08-08 10:09 AM   #10 
  - fag!  uncle ray   May-08-08 11:10 AM   #18 
  - Um, check out Sirius radio, apparently people are shelling out bucks  eilen   May-09-08 06:13 AM   #39 
  - At a time when an understanding of history is crucial, "The History Channel"...  Junkdrawer   May-08-08 10:12 AM   #12 
  - Bleh no kidding  Indenturedebtor   May-08-08 10:18 AM   #14 
     - Several years back, I took the family to Halifax for vacation...  Junkdrawer   May-08-08 10:50 AM   #15 
  - So true. I remember really feeling like that during Clark's 2004 run.  faithfulcitizen   May-08-08 10:12 AM   #13 
  - Bill's really shilling for Obama since the Wright controversy  aikoaiko   May-08-08 12:14 PM   #22 
  - What Wright Controversy?  Bornaginhooligan   May-08-08 06:33 PM   #25 
     - Yes that one, the one Bill Moyer has taken very seriously.  aikoaiko   May-08-08 10:35 PM   #29 
  - Finally  Olddoggy   May-08-08 10:50 PM   #32 
  - Bill Moyers is the lone guest on Charlie Rose tonight. Last call.  Bozita   May-08-08 11:15 PM   #36 
  - Bill Moyers is a true journalist, wish we had more like him.  alyce douglas   May-09-08 07:39 AM   #41 
 

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