posted on Feb, 8 2013 @ 11:46 AM
reply to post by ownbestenemy
I think there's a few things going on with the media. I don't buy into the liberal media meme, I think it's a tool to create an underdog,
struggling heroes etc.. I think our media is Corporate 1st, Political 2nd. Obviously journalism suffers because networks want people watching ads and
But something darker is going on. If you look at some books written by journalists or if you watch, read independent media, journalists in the US
really aren't allowed to be journalists anymore... not without facing jail time, no fly lists etc.
If you notice, the story about news outlets not covering the story of the drone base in Saudi Arabia... they were asked by the CIA not to run the
I guess the meme bothers me because there's a serious underlying issue and the biggest proponent of the meme constantly lies and muddies waters,
scrambles the public brain and we just never end up talking about the things we need to actually talk about.