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Zorra Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Oct-09-11 11:46 PM
Response to Reply #58
78. "Whoever controls the media, the images, controls the culture"
Allen Ginsberg

Wealthy private interests, including extreme right winger Rupert Murdoch, control most of the MSM.
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  -To the DNC, and all federal Democratic legislators: Here's a little clue for y'all: Zorra  Oct-08-11 11:56 AM   #0 
  - Many of us are Independents who have to lean right to vote Democratic. n/t  Scuba   Oct-08-11 11:59 AM   #1 
  - Ouch. nt  Zorra   Oct-08-11 12:09 PM   #4 
  - That's for sure. nt  TBF   Oct-08-11 12:14 PM   #5 
  - That's such a cool avatar! Can I use it too?  lunatica   Oct-08-11 02:03 PM   #15 
  - Lean, hell. I have to make a cross-country trip.  saras   Oct-08-11 12:23 PM   #7 
  - Wouldn't that actually be "fattest, whitest Florida"?  Ken Burch   Oct-08-11 10:45 PM   #36 
     - heh  Tuesday Afternoon   Oct-09-11 10:27 AM   #63 
  - +1,000,000,000,000,000,000  Odin2005   Oct-08-11 12:26 PM   #8 
  - +1  LWolf   Oct-08-11 03:49 PM   #20 
  - Judging from your response and the responses  Zorra   Oct-08-11 08:42 PM   #29 
  - Some of us are even Socialists who make a loooooong stretch to the right to vote for dems. n/t  RoccoR5955   Oct-08-11 10:49 PM   #37 
  - I'm with you, Dem Socialist here  Mosaic   Oct-09-11 10:26 AM   #62 
  - +1  TalkingDog   Oct-08-11 11:10 PM   #39 
  - Ain't that the truth. nt  Nay   Oct-09-11 06:50 AM   #45 
  - *Raises hand* n/t  Le Taz Hot   Oct-09-11 09:03 AM   #50 
  - Roger that  walerosco   Oct-09-11 10:51 AM   #67 
  - Look at the voting bloc out there on the streets -- !! It has "no place else to go" ... ????  defendandprotect   Oct-09-11 11:12 AM   #69 
  - k/r, but it goes back much further than a few years.  ixion   Oct-08-11 12:00 PM   #2 
  - Yup..!  russspeakeasy   Oct-08-11 04:18 PM   #22 
  - Failed in 1934 with the direct approach  nightgaunt   Oct-10-11 05:48 PM   #82 
  - K&R...n/t  Oceansaway   Oct-08-11 12:00 PM   #3 
  - K&R!  KoKo   Oct-08-11 12:17 PM   #6 
  - Very good.. Well said.. . . . . . n/t  annabanana   Oct-08-11 12:26 PM   #9 
  - K&R  me b zola   Oct-08-11 12:29 PM   #10 
  - Wonderful... Thanks For Posting The Manifesto! n/t  ChiciB1   Oct-08-11 12:32 PM   #11 
  - WOW is all can say.. this is SOO right on!!  samrock   Oct-08-11 12:49 PM   #12 
  - Very glad to recommend and kick this. Is third way equivalent to  midnight   Oct-08-11 01:55 PM   #13 
  - Jonathan Cowan, Pres. Third Way: "base of the party is to be ignored" ... and populist discussion  defendandprotect   Oct-09-11 11:19 AM   #71 
  - And they are correct, this is what we worked for.  sabrina 1   Oct-08-11 02:01 PM   #14 
  - If they do not understand that they are never going to understand.  jwirr   Oct-08-11 02:17 PM   #16 
  - Perhaps the most important American political conversation EVER -  truedelphi   Oct-08-11 02:52 PM   #17 
  - "Well, all of us are the ones who decide who gets nominated to run for the Presidency  Zorra   Oct-09-11 03:43 PM   #76 
  - I leaned left and got a repuke instead.  L0oniX   Oct-08-11 03:45 PM   #18 
  - V for Vendetta  desertrat777   Oct-08-11 03:48 PM   #19 
  - Thanks Zorra!  swilton   Oct-08-11 03:55 PM   #21 
  - Kicked and recommended.  Uncle Joe   Oct-08-11 04:27 PM   #23 
  - You are very welcome, but  Zorra   Oct-08-11 05:01 PM   #24 
     - That sort of thing has happened to me before, but not from a dream state so much as  Uncle Joe   Oct-08-11 05:16 PM   #25 
  - WE are the ones we've been waiting for.  FarLeftFist   Oct-08-11 05:34 PM   #26 
  - So true.  Enthusiast   Oct-09-11 09:00 AM   #49 
  - There is an important message here. We need to tell our Democratic representatives  rhett o rick   Oct-08-11 06:05 PM   #27 
  - Stellar!  anamandujano   Oct-08-11 07:04 PM   #28 
  - Bravo!!! Well said!!!  kestrel91316   Oct-08-11 09:30 PM   #30 
  - K&R (n/t)  a2liberal   Oct-08-11 09:40 PM   #31 
  - Kr for this masterful post. We need to mount a credible write in  ooglymoogly   Oct-08-11 09:51 PM   #32 
  - + 1. n/t  truedelphi   Oct-09-11 06:21 PM   #77 
  - Agree completely, Zorra. But watch out for the feint and fade scam. It's been used before. nt  bertman   Oct-08-11 10:02 PM   #33 
  - Very good. K&R nt  woo me with science   Oct-08-11 10:03 PM   #34 
  - Brilliant rant -- thanks. nt  Remember Me   Oct-08-11 10:08 PM   #35 
  - Zorra is one of my new heros and speaks for me 100%.  Greybnk48   Oct-08-11 10:55 PM   #38 
  - k & r  girl gone mad   Oct-09-11 12:25 AM   #40 
  - K&R  Firebrand Gary   Oct-09-11 03:58 AM   #41 
  - The 99% , the true majority, has awakened. K & R  mother earth   Oct-09-11 05:07 AM   #42 
  - Great post  malaise   Oct-09-11 05:57 AM   #43 
  - To elected Democrats: Step up or step down.  Jakes Progress   Oct-09-11 06:48 AM   #44 
  - Love this.  anamandujano   Oct-09-11 09:57 AM   #55 
  - And they suppress votes. nt  12AngryBorneoWildmen   Oct-09-11 07:47 AM   #46 
  - Find a progressive democratic candidate and get behind  WhiteTara   Oct-09-11 08:48 AM   #47 
  - Big kick!  kentuck   Oct-09-11 08:53 AM   #48 
  - thank you,,,,beautiful, eloquent and true  Douglas Carpenter   Oct-09-11 09:06 AM   #51 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-09-11 09:33 AM   #52 
  - Wouldn't it be nice if  TransitJohn   Oct-09-11 09:43 AM   #53 
  - K&R  PADemD   Oct-09-11 09:46 AM   #54 
  - Many of us are flaming radical liberals and proud of it!  ananda   Oct-09-11 10:13 AM   #56 
  - Excellent post.  myrna minx   Oct-09-11 10:14 AM   #57 
  - The media is complicit as well...  Moostache   Oct-09-11 10:16 AM   #58 
  - "Whoever controls the media, the images, controls the culture"  Zorra   Oct-09-11 11:46 PM   #78 
  - Huge K&R!!! Excellent post!!! n/t  Kermitt Gribble   Oct-09-11 10:18 AM   #59 
  - The walrus was Paul.  begin_within   Oct-09-11 10:22 AM   #60 
  - K & R nt  abelenkpe   Oct-09-11 10:23 AM   #61 
  - but the left makes it easy for politicians to ignore OWS. will OWS be louder than limbaugh?  certainot   Oct-09-11 10:30 AM   #64 
  - Excellent post  MissDeeds   Oct-09-11 10:45 AM   #65 
  - K and R  OwnedByFerrets   Oct-09-11 10:45 AM   #66 
  - Bravo. I think most dems are pro-privatization, and have similar foreign/energy policies.  Dover   Oct-09-11 10:54 AM   #68 
  - Bravo!  pecwae   Oct-09-11 11:12 AM   #70 
  - Of course, the respect _due_...  FredStembottom   Oct-09-11 11:25 AM   #73 
  - Great post -- !! Last three years of pro-corporate decisions didn't happen by accident ...  defendandprotect   Oct-09-11 11:23 AM   #72 
  - Most Excellent !!! - K & R !!!  WillyT   Oct-09-11 11:36 AM   #74 
  - K & R! Well said. n/t  tilsammans   Oct-09-11 11:58 AM   #75 
  - Monday morning kick  Zorra   Oct-10-11 09:02 AM   #79 
  - Here is the bottom line that Obama and all the Democrats know to be all too true  Bandit   Oct-10-11 09:46 AM   #80 
  - Seems that there is a new, great answer to this question...  Zorra   Oct-10-11 10:42 AM   #81 
 

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