Acquiescent media, complaisant media, obliging media, deferential media, subserviant media — any term but OBEDIENT

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5 thoughts on “Acquiescent media, complaisant media, obliging media, deferential media, subserviant media — any term but OBEDIENT

  1. Yes the Geneva Convention, the World War 2 precedent for executing Japanese soldiers who did it to Americans…. meaningless, as long as the ‘good guys’ are doing it….

    ….

  2. Terry, FTR…your post on one of my previous ‘toons is responsible for the “Corporate” media tag.

    It’s torture and even on “waterboarding” the media capitulates. It’s “drowning torture” not waterboarding. We should reference it as drowning torture aka waterboarding not as a cleaned up term that the previous administration put out there. They did this with the “surge” instead of calling it what it really was…an escalation…yet another one the media kissed ass on.

  3. Right on Paul here’s some more red meat:

    http://thinkprogress.org/2006/09/25/newsweeks-latest-cover-by-geographical-region/

    http://digg.com/world_news/Time_Magazine_Prints_Different_Cover_For_US_Edition

    http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2006/sep/28/pressandpublishing.internationalnews

    Greg ‘persona non grata investigative journalist’ calls living in the US, being ‘behind an electronic Berlin Wall’.

    You think what they tell you to think…. ‘land of the free?’

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