Current Topics
Trump Forum
by NW Ponderer
10:53 PM
Miscellaneous humor thread
by Golem
10:35 PM
The 4 new reasons why more than half of Americans disapprove of President Trump
by matthew
10:11 PM
How is Trump President?!
by matthew
10:09 PM
Saudi Arabia - yet again
by jgw
05:47 PM
White-Owned Restaurants Shamed for Serving Ethnic Food: It's Cultural Appropriat
by Golem
04:49 PM
South African hunter WAS killed by a crocodile, DNA tests on human remains found
by pondering_it_all
06:53 AM
Round Table for May 2017
by pdx rick
04:28 AM
We Ranked the 40 Greatest Star Wars Moments
by Golem
12:36 AM
fix the telemarketing thing
by pdx rick
05/24/17 05:27 PM
15 Worst Star Trek Episodes Of All Time
by pondering_it_all
05/23/17 06:05 PM
Trump and Russia
by rporter314
05/23/17 03:13 PM
Trump's Great Speech
by pondering_it_all
05/22/17 12:33 AM
American Nations
by Greger
05/21/17 08:14 PM
Next Trump Clusterfork: Tax Reform
by Greger
05/21/17 03:55 AM
Forum Stats
6220 Members
57 Forums
15914 Topics
274770 Posts

Max Online: 282 @ 05/29/08 05:08 AM
Google Adsense
Topic Options
#225786 - 06/15/12 07:18 PM A.P. Scare Report: A 'Brutal' Socialist Future Fac
numan Offline
veteran

Registered: 08/06/08
Posts: 10853
Loc: What! Me Worry?
_________________________
The ultimate result of shielding men from the effects of folly is to fill the world with fools -- Herbert Spencer

Top
#225787 - 06/15/12 07:25 PM Re: A.P. Scare Report: A 'Brutal' Socialist Future Fac [Re: numan]
numan Offline
veteran

Registered: 08/06/08
Posts: 10853
Loc: What! Me Worry?


A.P. Scare Report: A 'Brutal' Socialist Future Facing France

Quote:
...(AP is the de facto “foreign correspondent” for almost every newspaper in America now that all but a few papers have eliminated their foreign reporting staffs). It stated that recently elected Socialist President Francois Hollande’s Socialist Party “stands positioned to take control of the lower house of parliament.”...
The reporter...went on to warn readers that “A leftist victory in the voting, five weeks after Hollande took office, would brutally jar the French political landscape.”
Whoa! Last time I looked, “brutally” was a word reserved for nasty over-the-top abusive behavior....
But it’s not just that American journalists are ignorant. Reporters like Ganley, and the editors who hire and encourage her, are deliberately promoting the ignorance of the American public....
Loaded terminology like the use of the word “brutal,” and twisted analyses, which would be edited out if they were applied to a US political election, for being too blatantly biased and propagandistic, are common when it comes to reporting on international news -- and particularly about left-leaning governments.
No wonder Americans are so clueless, not just about what is going on in the rest of the world, but about what the real options could be for change in the US.
And it’s only going to get worse, with news that now the Pentagon is going to be deliberately feeding disinformation to the American public about its own activities at home and abroad.

What! They haven't been doing so all along!!
That's news to me!! · · wink
_________________________
The ultimate result of shielding men from the effects of folly is to fill the world with fools -- Herbert Spencer

Top

Who's Online
1 registered (1 invisible), 44 Guests and 1 Spider online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Newest Members
agentfity, ojixadybi, tjgraylaw, AndyEmisa, lubluodPix
6220 Registered Users
A2