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alstephenson Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Aug-12-08 06:06 PM
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1. I totally agree.
But what do we do about it?
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  -It's time to say it malaise  Aug-12-08 06:00 PM   #0 
  - I totally agree.  alstephenson   Aug-12-08 06:06 PM   #1 
  - I will repeat  texastoast   Aug-12-08 06:07 PM   #2 
  - Protests?  alstephenson   Aug-12-08 06:18 PM   #3 
  - No pots and pans  Jake3463   Aug-12-08 06:53 PM   #17 
  - Support alternative media (you are already!).  MGKrebs   Aug-13-08 10:32 AM   #34 
     - Amen n/t  ihavenobias   Aug-13-08 01:56 PM   #48 
     - Yes, that's the only hope for change at this point. The MSM is afraid of the blogs  Indenturedebtor   Aug-13-08 03:19 PM   #52 
  - Agree.  MichiganVote   Aug-12-08 06:27 PM   #4 
  - We need  drmeow   Aug-12-08 06:32 PM   #5 
  - Actually M$M sounds more like  malaise   Aug-12-08 06:43 PM   #8 
     - Yes, Radio Free Europe  drmeow   Aug-12-08 10:21 PM   #20 
  - Kicked and recommended.  Uncle Joe   Aug-12-08 06:34 PM   #6 
  - Uh, it has been said before.  King Coal   Aug-12-08 06:42 PM   #7 
  - Several times but  malaise   Aug-12-08 06:44 PM   #9 
     - I agree. Repeat it often and loudly!  Jesuswasntafascist   Aug-12-08 06:48 PM   #12 
  - Linktv is running Aljazeera.  Gregorian   Aug-12-08 06:46 PM   #10 
  - Sadly we don't get LinkTV  malaise   Aug-12-08 07:47 PM   #19 
  - The BBC also did a very good job of covering and digesting.  Gregorian   Aug-13-08 12:26 AM   #23 
     - Robert Hunter was also on BBC on the weekend  malaise   Aug-13-08 06:12 AM   #27 
     - The BBC was the first place I heard that had anything resembling a journalistic approach  Dollface   Aug-13-08 12:56 PM   #41 
     - Didnt the BBC report WTC 7 had fallen, when it was still standing behind reporter?  Twist_U_Up   Aug-13-08 05:17 PM   #59 
        - The BBC, like our PBS/ PR, has also been battered . . .  defendandprotect   Aug-13-08 05:46 PM   #69 
  - My Father Watches it Everyday  fascisthunter   Aug-13-08 05:41 PM   #65 
  - Well said.  JNelson6563   Aug-12-08 06:47 PM   #11 
  - I'll kick that.  libnnc   Aug-12-08 06:49 PM   #13 
  - K&R!  Jesuswasntafascist   Aug-12-08 06:49 PM   #14 
  - Corporate McPravda  Octafish   Aug-12-08 06:50 PM   #15 
  - I love Press Corpse  malaise   Aug-12-08 07:29 PM   #18 
  - But, but... Libertarians will say that we're against freedom of speech!  depakid   Aug-12-08 06:52 PM   #16 
  - vote with your feet....  mike_c   Aug-12-08 10:58 PM   #21 
  - What we need is the "Fairness Doctrine" and we  MadMaddie   Aug-12-08 11:36 PM   #22 
  - Agreed. This is the worst  Truth2Tell   Aug-13-08 12:46 AM   #24 
  - Thanks (K&R) - It's sad to see even people who should have learned a thing or two over the past  ConsAreLiars   Aug-13-08 01:11 AM   #25 
  - Isn't that the truth  malaise   Aug-13-08 06:02 AM   #26 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-13-08 06:13 AM   #28 
  - throw out yer TVs and fire up your computers  barbtries   Aug-13-08 06:13 AM   #29 
  - Spanish speaking TV in America has better war coverage than MSM  TexasObserver   Aug-13-08 08:40 AM   #30 
  - IF we can have no impact on the corporations that control the media outlets, it only makes sense to  TooBigaTent   Aug-13-08 10:29 AM   #31 
  - You are correct  malaise   Aug-13-08 10:31 AM   #32 
  - K&R  No Surrender   Aug-13-08 10:31 AM   #33 
  - Since when is "the media" required to give us unbiased, accurate information?  MindPilot   Aug-13-08 10:49 AM   #35 
  - Since the Media Was Considered the 4th Estate  fascisthunter   Aug-13-08 11:26 AM   #36 
  - Americans & Their Apathy Will Be The Downfall Of This Country....  ChiciB1   Aug-13-08 04:55 PM   #56 
     - I Was Too Young and Ignorant to Know at that Time  fascisthunter   Aug-13-08 05:36 PM   #64 
  - news has obligations  CitizenPatriot   Aug-13-08 03:42 PM   #54 
  - K&Rec #44  Iwillnevergiveup   Aug-13-08 11:57 AM   #37 
  - No such thing as news in Soviet America. nt  valerief   Aug-13-08 12:10 PM   #38 
  - Recommended  HughMoran   Aug-13-08 12:19 PM   #39 
  - we should all know now how our media is just pure  alyce douglas   Aug-13-08 12:25 PM   #40 
  - Even Pravda is attacking M$M  malaise   Aug-13-08 12:59 PM   #42 
  - Now?  iamthebandfanman   Aug-13-08 01:00 PM   #43 
  - you are absolutely correct...democracy no longer exists when the people cannot get the facts  spanone   Aug-13-08 01:01 PM   #44 
  - I have a good opinion of the Asian Times Online  iconicgnom   Aug-13-08 01:04 PM   #45 
  - CNN use footage of Tskhinvali ruins to cover Georgian report  seemslikeadream   Aug-13-08 01:06 PM   #46 
  - I did laugh when I saw that  malaise   Aug-13-08 01:57 PM   #49 
  - seemslikeadream  sattahipdeep   Aug-13-08 04:22 PM   #55 
     - ***sattahipdeep***  seemslikeadream   Aug-13-08 05:44 PM   #67 
        - Beautiful  malaise   Aug-13-08 06:07 PM   #73 
        - Amazing  sattahipdeep   Aug-13-08 06:36 PM   #74 
  - Sorry to say that there's no hope for the "unsophisticated" people who watch network TV or cable.  bertman   Aug-13-08 01:26 PM   #47 
  - Valid point  malaise   Aug-13-08 01:58 PM   #50 
  - I've Said The Same Thing Over & Over And As With You I'm The One People  ChiciB1   Aug-13-08 05:01 PM   #57 
  - Once more with feeling ---  madamesilverspurs   Aug-13-08 02:30 PM   #51 
  - I agree, but there are those who say they have First Amendment rights.  Cleita   Aug-13-08 03:26 PM   #53 
  - That includes all the unanswered questions of 911 also. TURN OFF YOUR TV  Twist_U_Up   Aug-13-08 05:14 PM   #58 
  - Silence is consent  malaise   Aug-13-08 05:23 PM   #63 
  - You would think...  nikto   Aug-13-08 05:20 PM   #60 
  - You would also wonder how they carry press conference for missing blondes  malaise   Aug-13-08 05:22 PM   #61 
  - ...  NM Independent   Aug-13-08 05:23 PM   #62 
  - This has been going on for decades --- began in '63 with the coup on US government . ..  defendandprotect   Aug-13-08 05:43 PM   #66 
  - Good post n/t  malaise   Aug-13-08 06:06 PM   #72 
  - Please read Spiegel  LSK   Aug-13-08 05:45 PM   #68 
  - They keep me sane along with BBC, Guardian  malaise   Aug-13-08 06:06 PM   #71 
  - Isn't CNN controlled by shares/Saudi Arabia?  bluesmail   Aug-13-08 06:03 PM   #70 
 

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