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idrahaje Donating Member (143 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Feb-28-11 01:01 PM
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71. Actually it has that St Paul MN feeling too
and that was totally shut out. the violence from the police on the protesters and the pre offense arrests..

(minority report??) except this has lasted alot longer than st paul...
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  -Paul Krugman on Wisconsin news blackout - "That Iraq Feeling" Fozzledick  Feb-27-11 08:33 PM   #0 
  - AMEN! Rec'd! I hope he writes an article about this b.s. nt  babylonsister   Feb-27-11 08:34 PM   #1 
  - Who owns the media?  MadMaddie   Feb-27-11 08:38 PM   #2 
  - No site of this story on MSN.COM either  TheEuclideanOne   Feb-28-11 07:04 AM   #55 
  - It's after 10 AM and still nothing.....but Charlie Sheen and the Lindbergh baby  snappyturtle   Feb-28-11 10:12 AM   #65 
     - Put the TVs in the closet -- !! WHY is anyone watching MSM?  defendandprotect   Feb-28-11 04:43 PM   #82 
  - Within a week after Howard Dean, then a candidate for President  ladjf   Feb-28-11 09:05 AM   #60 
  - Corporate-press get 80% of the campaign money -- TV ads, etal --  defendandprotect   Feb-28-11 04:41 PM   #81 
  - It's da librul media ya  texshelters   Feb-28-11 04:20 PM   #77 
  - k/r  fishwax   Feb-27-11 08:39 PM   #3 
  - The local news here in L.A. haven't even mentioned it,  lob1   Feb-27-11 08:41 PM   #4 
  - Not a peep about Wisconsin in L.A.  Joe Bacon   Feb-28-11 06:53 AM   #53 
  - k&r nt  steve2470   Feb-27-11 08:42 PM   #5 
  - NYT coverage hasn't exactly been exhaustive  TomClash   Feb-27-11 08:47 PM   #6 
  - k&r  spanone   Feb-27-11 08:51 PM   #7 
  - It's weird. This evening on NPR, the only mention was two sentences  nilram   Feb-27-11 08:55 PM   #8 
  - NPR National Petroleum Radio has been doing this shit for years. They were  bertman   Feb-27-11 09:53 PM   #20 
  - Bush went to great lengths to destroy NPR as an independent voice  Fozzledick   Feb-27-11 10:03 PM   #22 
  - The attack on PBS began decades ago -- go back to "beg-a-thons" ....  defendandprotect   Feb-28-11 04:46 PM   #83 
  - Silence the messenger same ole song - this surprises DUers (?) amazing...  Imagevision   Feb-27-11 08:57 PM   #9 
  - I am no longer surprised  malaise   Feb-27-11 08:57 PM   #10 
  - maybe the protestors should have worn tea bags?  Larkspur   Feb-27-11 08:59 PM   #11 
  - And they're SELLING this to us just like they did Iraq War propaganda  leftstreet   Feb-27-11 09:05 PM   #12 
  - Quote found in  JDPriestly   Feb-28-11 01:06 AM   #36 
  - Why can't we learn from history?  AlbertCat   Feb-28-11 12:29 PM   #70 
     - We do -- but one of the hardest things for Americans to get is that the right wing is  defendandprotect   Feb-28-11 04:53 PM   #84 
  - I'm sick of it! I'm going to make some phone calls tomorrow. CBS NBC ABC and NPR  The Wielding Truth   Feb-28-11 02:08 AM   #39 
  - Many of us here have been trying for more than 20+ years to change rw media ...  defendandprotect   Feb-28-11 04:56 PM   #85 
  - +1000% --  defendandprotect   Feb-28-11 05:22 PM   #89 
  - If it wasn't for the Internet  Skip_In_Boulder   Feb-27-11 09:07 PM   #13 
  - My feelings exactly  SaveAmerica   Feb-27-11 09:11 PM   #14 
  - Who the hell isn't sick of this crap by now?  Kurovski   Feb-27-11 09:19 PM   #15 
  - the mainstream American media is a propaganda tool, sadly  RainDog   Feb-27-11 09:21 PM   #16 
  - It's worse than that ... it's part of the right wing crime way ... and cover up --  defendandprotect   Feb-28-11 05:12 PM   #86 
  - Yep. Our "media" are a #@%&*$% joke.  seafan   Feb-27-11 09:28 PM   #17 
  - but they cramed the Teabaggers rallies down our collective throats ...I remember  ElsewheresDaughter   Feb-27-11 09:29 PM   #18 
  - That contrast is so easy to see.  travelingtypist   Feb-27-11 10:13 PM   #23 
     - Agree -- but why are you watching MSM TV? They have no purpose but to lie and demoralize left -- !!  defendandprotect   Feb-28-11 05:14 PM   #87 
  - I've seen it on the news. But I am in Canada. I guess the demonstration are playing  applegrove   Feb-27-11 09:48 PM   #19 
  - Candian news is so much better  KT2000   Feb-27-11 09:58 PM   #21 
  - Yep only a few degrees away from what happened in Egypt et all during protests , or in China  lunasun   Feb-27-11 10:30 PM   #24 
  - ''None are so hopelessly enslaved as those who falsely believe they are free''  defendandprotect   Feb-28-11 05:19 PM   #88 
  - If I hadn't lived through it, I would not have believed it although I knew certain issues were  lonestarnot   Feb-27-11 10:33 PM   #25 
  - And yet the Tea Parties get coverage.  Puregonzo1188   Feb-27-11 10:40 PM   #26 
  - I'm not surprised  Johnny Morales   Feb-27-11 10:47 PM   #27 
  - No. They love to cover controversy if they can spin it to help the corporate powers. (nt)  w4rma   Feb-28-11 10:53 AM   #68 
  - And, he is correct. n/t  deacon   Feb-27-11 10:54 PM   #28 
  - We need to start protesting at the M$M headquarters, too.  PADemD   Feb-27-11 10:54 PM   #29 
  - Thank you Paul Krugman! Now if we could only figure a way to get this out to people who don't read.  20score   Feb-27-11 11:09 PM   #30 
  - Liberal Media My A$$!!  Wolf Frankula   Feb-27-11 11:29 PM   #31 
  - I am not so much for reading articles that begin with an admission of ignorance  HEyHEY   Feb-27-11 11:33 PM   #32 
  - The first difficulty is to see that the problem is difficult.  WheelWalker   Feb-28-11 01:16 AM   #38 
  - K&R  hay rick   Feb-27-11 11:58 PM   #33 
  - Truth to Power.  WheelWalker   Feb-28-11 12:10 AM   #34 
  - kick  grahamhgreen   Feb-28-11 12:49 AM   #35 
  - FOXnews Roger Aisles to indicted possibly as early as tomorrow for bribing Judith Miller with offer  Imagevision   Feb-28-11 01:16 AM   #37 
  - Maybe as early as Wednesday or Thursday, perhaps, but not on Friday this week at least  Major Hogwash   Feb-28-11 04:26 PM   #79 
  - TV coverage doesn't matter  kaffy4x4   Feb-28-11 02:54 AM   #40 
  - My outrage grows by the day.  Enthusiast   Feb-28-11 02:59 AM   #41 
  - EveryTime American Corporate Media Blacks out an  Lastactiongyro   Feb-28-11 05:04 AM   #42 
  - Spooky (R) indeed  SpiralHawk   Feb-28-11 05:11 AM   #43 
  - We have to make the noise that the msn won't re Wisconsin and..  MaeScott   Feb-28-11 05:21 AM   #44 
  - IT'S FASCISM! nt  tomp   Feb-28-11 05:22 AM   #45 
  - But what about even left0leaning media like Huffington Post?  The Hitman   Feb-28-11 06:03 AM   #46 
  - Corporate Media is Corporate Media and Huff Post is Corporate Media.  harun   Feb-28-11 08:10 PM   #91 
  - Maybe we are  border_town   Feb-28-11 06:18 AM   #47 
  - I remember it well.  kentuck   Feb-28-11 06:23 AM   #48 
  - In addition, it makes perfect sense that TPTB want to destroy net neutrality too.  myrna minx   Feb-28-11 06:30 AM   #49 
  - My local news gives brief coverage and calls it "a protest against a right to work law"  TheKentuckian   Feb-28-11 06:38 AM   #50 
  - I know they did the same thing here on one of the FOX affiliates.  fasttense   Feb-28-11 07:02 AM   #54 
     - Same deal here but this was our Corporate Broadcasting affiliate. Our Faux, is sadly  TheKentuckian   Feb-28-11 03:47 PM   #75 
  - Krugman rocks!  Keith Bee   Feb-28-11 06:45 AM   #51 
  - Good Morning America's top 2 stories?  PA Democrat   Feb-28-11 06:47 AM   #52 
  - RT, short for  mahatmakanejeeves   Feb-28-11 07:24 AM   #56 
  - Its a daily story here in MN  rbixby   Feb-28-11 08:27 AM   #57 
  - But someone said a bad word at the Oscars. Sorry, news is full.  JBoy   Feb-28-11 08:39 AM   #58 
  - Hah, that's what I said this morning...  a la izquierda   Feb-28-11 10:07 AM   #63 
  - I have a theory  Mosaic   Feb-28-11 08:39 AM   #59 
  - We don't have a choice! But praise be for the internets nt  flamingdem   Feb-28-11 09:57 AM   #62 
  - A strategy:  Maineman   Feb-28-11 09:06 AM   #61 
  - Exactly...this is why we have to be our own news media  deutsey   Feb-28-11 10:08 AM   #64 
  - Yes!  snappyturtle   Feb-28-11 10:40 AM   #67 
  - Santa Fe New Mexican still part of blackout in not reporting weekend protests.  Helga Scow Stern   Feb-28-11 10:35 AM   #66 
  - KNR! n/t  indimuse   Feb-28-11 12:28 PM   #69 
  - Actually it has that St Paul MN feeling too  idrahaje   Feb-28-11 01:01 PM   #71 
  - The conflict of interest laden corporate media will almost always promote  Uncle Joe   Feb-28-11 01:20 PM   #72 
  - not just New York  wial   Feb-28-11 01:23 PM   #73 
  - It's a fucking trifecta, and the sooner everyone realizes it ....  Joe Fields   Feb-28-11 01:30 PM   #74 
  - The story was getting too hot, and was spreading like wildfire. So they threw cold water on it.  reformist2   Feb-28-11 03:54 PM   #76 
  - +1  harun   Feb-28-11 08:13 PM   #92 
  - By gawd Paul, you're right. And that's why we have this series of tubes called the internet.  Major Hogwash   Feb-28-11 04:23 PM   #78 
  - THIS is why elites/right wing have to own and control ALL media -- truth is a huge threat -- !!  defendandprotect   Feb-28-11 04:37 PM   #80 
  - k and r  senseandsensibility   Feb-28-11 06:52 PM   #90 
 

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