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Old 02-01-2012, 07:59 AM   #16
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Do you think that the incredible sums of unrestricted money that is used to push the candidates plays a part?
Sure, it plays a part. A part in bribing MSM editors. A part in shaping public opinion, a part in everything. Money drives the corruption. For instance, Romney got SS protection yesterday due to his drawing of crowds???
I'm sorry, but that's just bs. RP hasn't been drawing a lot larger crowds for a longer time than Romney.

Example...like 1,200+ overflowing sold out crowds.

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Old 02-01-2012, 08:05 AM   #17
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Exactly, remove the corrupting influence of unrestricted money from the campaign and you go a long way in forcing the media to focus on the issues. Who do you think benefit the most from all this money? The media, since that is where the money is spent. Unfortunately it has corrupted both parties and neither seem to want to change a thing.
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Old 02-21-2012, 09:20 PM   #18
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The FBI saves the Capitol from being destroyed!

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FBI Tries To Coax Muslim Into Bombing US Capitol



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Old 02-28-2012, 09:21 AM   #19
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Silencing The Critics

"By Paul Craig Roberts

February 20, 2012 "Information Clearing House" --- In 2010 the FBI invaded the homes of peace activists in several states and seized personal possessions in what the FBI--the lead orchestrator of fake “terrorist plots”--called an investigation of “activities concerning the material support of terrorism.”

Subpoenas were issued to compel antiwar protestors to testify before grand juries as prosecutors set about building their case that opposing Washington’s wars of aggression constitutes giving aid and comfort to terrorists. The purpose of the raids and grand jury subpoenas was to chill the anti-war movement into inaction.

Last week in one fell swoop the last two remaining critics of Washington/Tel Aviv imperialism were removed from the mainstream media. Judge Napolitano’s popular program, Freedom Watch, was cancelled by Fox TV, and Pat Buchanan was fired by MSNBC. Both pundits had wide followings and were appreciated for speaking frankly.

Many suspect that the Israel Lobby used its clout with TV advertisers to silence critics of the Israeli government’s efforts to lead Washington to war with Iran. Regardless, the point before us is that the voice of the mainstream media is now uniform. Americans hear one voice, one message, and the message is propaganda. Dissent is tolerated only on such issues as to whether employer-paid health benefits should pay for contraceptive devices. Constitutional rights have been replaced with rights to free condoms.

The western media demonizes those at whom Washington points a finger. The lies pour forth to justify Washington’s naked aggression: the Taliban are conflated with al Qaeda, Saddam Hussein has weapons of mass destruction, Gaddafi is a terrorist and, even worse, fortified his troops with Viagra in order to commit mass rape against Libyan women.

President Obama and members of Congress along with Tel Aviv continue to assert that Iran is making a nuclear weapon despite public contradiction by the US Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta and the CIA’s National Intelligence Estimate. According to news reports, Pentagon chief Leon Panetta told members of the House of Representatives on February 16 that “Tehran has not made a decision to proceed with developing a nuclear weapon.” http://www.denverpost.com/nationworl...801?source=rss However, in Washington facts don’t count. Only the material interests of powerful interest groups matter.

At the moment the american Ministry of Truth is splitting its time between lying about Iran and lying about Syria. Recently, there were some explosions in far away Thailand, and the explosions were blamed on Iran. Last October the FBI announced that the bureau had uncovered an Iranian plot to pay a used car salesman to hire a Mexican drug gang to kill the Saudi Ambassador to the US. The White House idiot professed to believe the unbelievable plot and declared that he had “strong evidence,” but no evidence was ever released. The purpose for announcing the non-existent plot was to justify Obama’s sanctions, which amount to an embargo--an act of war--against Iran for developing nuclear energy.

As a signatory to the non-proliferation treaty, Iran has the right to develop nuclear energy. IAEA inspectors are permanently in Iran and report no diversion of nuclear material to a weapons program.

In other words, according to the reports of the International Atomic Energy Agency, the US National Intelligence Estimate, and the current Secretary of Defense, there is no evidence that Iran has nukes or is making nukes. Yet, Obama has placed illegal sanctions on Iran and continues to threaten Iran with military attack on the basis of an accusation that is contradicted by all known evidence.

How can such a thing happen? It can happen because there is no Helen Thomas, who also was eliminated by the Israel Lobby, to question, as a member of the White House press, President Obama why he placed war-like sanctions on Iran when his own CIA and his own Secretary of Defense, along with the IAEA, report that there is no basis for the sanctions.

The idea that the US is a democracy when it most definitely does not have a free watchdog press is laughable. But the media is not laughing. It is lying. Just like the government, every time the US mainstream media opens its mouth or writes one word, it is lying. Indeed, its corporate masters pay its employees to tell lies. That is their job. Tell the truth, and you are history like Buchanan and Napolitano and Helen Thomas..."
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Old 09-20-2012, 04:36 PM   #20
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More evidence of the corruption within the MSM. Bill often holds this rag up as a paradigm of good journalism. Well, here's another journalist that has come forward to dispel that notion and call the NYT for what it is...

"The NYT is a propaganda megaphone for the gov't."

NY Times Peddles War Propaganda | Interview with Daniel Simpson
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Old 09-20-2012, 04:45 PM   #21
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Do you think that the incredible sums of unrestricted money that is used to push the candidates plays a part?
No the TV has owned this country for 50 years. The TV chooses who runs for the Democratic Party for president and has done so from the beginning when Walter Cronkite approached JFK and asked him to run promising his full support.

With the help of the Democratic Party the TV has turned this country into a bunch of materialistic consumers. The Democrats redistribute the wealth so that everyone in this country has money to spend on the products that the TV is selling.

TV wants big government and redistribution of the money through out society. The Democratic Party wants big government and the redistribution of wealth throughout our society.

Anyone see the connection???
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Old 09-24-2012, 06:10 PM   #22
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Americans' Confidence in Television News Drops to New Low

"WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Americans' confidence in television news is at a new low by one percentage point, with 21% of adults expressing a great deal or quite a lot of confidence in it. This marks a decline from 27% last year and from 46% when Gallup started tracking confidence in television news in 1993..."
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Old 10-01-2012, 08:33 AM   #23
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Media Have Become an "Enemy of the American People"



The founders envisioned a press that would keep a check on the powerful. The press has abrogated their role as watchdog, Caddell says, and chosen to become power brokers themselves. Agenda driven news threatens fundamental freedoms. Lawmakers are no longer held to account. Fundamental questions go unasked. Fundamental events go uncovered.



3 Time Emmy Award Winning CNN Journalist: Mainstream Media Takes Money from FOREIGN Dictators to Run Flattering Propaganda


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Old 11-06-2012, 07:27 PM   #24
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Another fine example of the MSM corrupt propaganda machine.

"Are you one of the many voters who feels disillusioned with the two-party system and wants to make your single, solitary voice heard by voting for a third party candidate who is possibly more aligned with your own viewpoints?

If you are, well guess what: YOU’RE AN IDIOT. Says MSNBC’s Chris Matthews.

Appearing on this afternoon’s NOW with Alex Wagner panel on MSNBC, the firebrand Democrat went on a truly sanctimonious, condescending rant against “idiots” (like this writer) who vote for third party candidates or stay home on Election Day...."

http://www.mediaite.com/tv/chris-mat...-or-stay-home/


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Old 11-06-2012, 07:32 PM   #25
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Well, I guess I'm the idiot.. because I wrote in my candidate.

I hope Chris Matthew's gets syphilis....
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Old 11-06-2012, 08:23 PM   #26
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Oh come on give Chris Matthews a break. His girlfriend is under a lot of pressure tonight and he's obviously stressed out.
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Old 03-03-2013, 12:02 PM   #27
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The Corbett Report: "Globalists hate C-SPAN"

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What the MSM wants you to believe...





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Old 05-07-2013, 10:48 PM   #29
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CNN Anchors Pretend They’re Having A “Satellite Interview” Even Though They’re In The Same Parking Lot.

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“Sorry, we’re experiencing a delay in the broadcast while we both wait for this bus to go by.”

Yes, those are all the same cars. Apparently they thought we wouldn’t notice because Nancy is on the right side of the screen, when in reality she is to Asleigh Banfield’s left. See The Atlantic Wire’sexcellent breakdown of the shots to see exactly what happened. Tricky, CNN, very tricky. We understand, though. When a major crime story like the Cleveland Kidnapping breaks, you have to send in Nancy Grace. However, since Nancy Grace is a poorly-medicated vengeance demon who’s always just a bad morning away from ending up on her own show, you also send in a real anchor with whom she can “correspond.” Unfortunately, it’s hard to get shooting permits in Cleveland on short notice, so you set up in the same parking lot. Do us a favor, CNN, just put them next to each other and have them talk into each other’s faces instead of relaying their words through satellites to come back down 30 feet away like we’re idiots.

Fantastic. This is one of funniest things i’ve seen today. CNN is a joke, a circus. Im beginning to see them as bad as FOX as far as the circus antics go.
Anyone who believes that the MSM is real news anymore are fools.
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Independent v. Mainstream News: Informed v. Re-Educated

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Today, there is almost zero truth in mainstream media. Just as global financial firms like Goldman Sachs have repeatedly been exposed for issuing conflicting advice to different tier clients depending upon how much money the client has with the firm, mainstream media has constantly been exposed for issuing different stories as well, depending upon the propaganda they wish to disseminate. For example, Time Magazine often runs different cover stories for the United States and the rest of the world as is illustrated by the covers of issues released in October and December 2011 below...

...This type of pandering to a false reality is happening in every aspect of the financial market, and recognition of this propaganda will be crucial to people’s survival in the future. For example, HSBC just issued guidance last week to sell gold because, in their own words, the risk of inflation will "recede". The Wall Street Journal demonstrated that they too, were all too happy to hop onto the disinformation bandwagon and declared: “Gold Slumps Further into a Bear Market”. Frank McGhee, the head dealer at Integrated Brokerage Services LLC in Chicago, declared, “The dollar is strong, so that’s pushing down gold again.” Really? When the dollar is measured against the yen and the Euro, if all are falling and losing purchasing power but the dollar is losing purchasing power less rapidly than the euro and the yen, this does not mean the USD is strong. This only means that the USD, temporarily, is falling less rapidly than the yen and the Euro. But according to Mr. McGhee, the reason behind gold’s recent fall was not the selling of hundreds of tonnes of paper gold that does not exist, as we explained here, but rather due to the whole world gaining confidence in the US dollar. Because I am certain that massive inflation will eventually be ushered in on the back of a global loss of confidence in the USD, I’d like to see Mr. McGhee interviewed again in a couple of years about his call of “strength” in the USD.



Consequently, the action behind the scenes is often the polar opposite of what the mass media reports. Smart money has been executing their heaviest buying in physical gold and silver markets in about 5 years, and in some cases, in more than a decade. The Royal Canadian Mint experienced a startling 123% increase for gold Maple Leaf coins and a 88% increase in silver Maple Leaf coins yoy for the first four months of 2012. Australian and US mints reported just as significant, if not more significant, physical PM bullion purchases during this period as well. Yes, believe it or not, buying PM assets on artificially depressed prices as a strategy (versus panic selling on the back of propaganda) will serve you well in the future.



The moral of this story? If you desire the truth versus propaganda, you will be in a much better position to understand reality if you turn off your TV, put down the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal, and start relying on independent and alternative media sources instead. Otherwise, if one depends on mainstream news for their investment decisions, one will be apt to believe that they are “educating” themselves when in fact, the fascist banking/government machine is merely “reprogramming” them, after which, one will become so brain-dead that they will not even pay $25 for a 1-oz gold coin. Between now and the next few weeks, despite continuing volatility, will likely be one of the absolute best times to buy gold/silver assets of the entire bull market due to the banker executed paper-gold raid this past April yielded a 7-sigma event, that according to Wikipedia, should happen only once every 1 billion years, thus again proving beyond a shadow of a doubt that the global bankers executed fraud of epic proportions during their latest raid...
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