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Old 08-24-2010, 09:20 PM   #121
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The Parent Company Trap - The Daily Show with Jon Stewart - 08/23/2010 - Video Clip | Comedy Central
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That was fantastic. This is the kind of crap that should result in heavy fines against "news" organizations.
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i had to sit through a semester of applied media ethics and i don't have a job, and these guys are crapping in gold toilets.
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i had to sit through a semester of applied media ethics and i don't have a job, and these guys are crapping in gold toilets.
I've thought the exact same thing. My god, I could do a better job than those yahoos. I honestly don't understand it. Still not entirely sure which team I should be on here. Maybe it's a mix of both?

My favorite bit was Gretchen not knowing what an ignoramus is. I'm guessing she's also not familiar with the concept of irony?

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Can the Fox & Friends people be any dumber!? Can Glenn Beck be any more paranoid!?

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I've thought the exact same thing. My god, I could do a better job than those yahoos. I honestly don't understand it. Still not entirely sure which team I should be on here. Maybe it's a mix of both?

My favorite bit was Gretchen not knowing what an ignoramus is. I'm guessing she's also not familiar with the concept of irony?

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An ignorant LAWYER, which we all know Barack Obama was once before he was President.
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Old 08-25-2010, 02:36 AM   #127
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Gretchen said she googled ignoramus.



Ignoramus | Define Ignoramus at Dictionary.com


way to go Gretchen for the win.
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I love "it's just a man dangling his keys behind the camera"

Steve Doocy has his son on there now, he's a carbon copy. FOX News will go on forever with their genetically programmed offspring And the female ones will NEVER wear pants, damn it.
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Faux News pwnd

Their poor audience
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Brilliant.
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President Obama hit out hard at Fox News in an interview with Rolling Stone.

In the interview, which was released Tuesday, Rolling Stone editor Jann Wenner asked Obama, "What do you think of Fox News? Do you think it's a good institution for America and for democracy?"

Obama's response:

[Laughs] Look, as president, I swore to uphold the Constitution, and part of that Constitution is a free press. We've got a tradition in this country of a press that oftentimes is opinionated. The golden age of an objective press was a pretty narrow span of time in our history. Before that, you had folks like Hearst who used their newspapers very intentionally to promote their viewpoints. I think Fox is part of that tradition -- it is part of the tradition that has a very clear, undeniable point of view. It's a point of view that I disagree with. It's a point of view that I think is ultimately destructive for the long-term growth of a country that has a vibrant middle class and is competitive in the world. But as an economic enterprise, it's been wildly successful. And I suspect that if you ask Mr. Murdoch what his number-one concern is, it's that Fox is very successful.
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President Obama hit out hard at Fox News in an interview with Rolling Stone.

In the interview, which was released Tuesday, Rolling Stone editor Jann Wenner asked Obama, "What do you think of Fox News? Do you think it's a good institution for America and for democracy?"

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[Laughs] Look, as president, I swore to uphold the Constitution, and part of that Constitution is a free press.



I'm glad Fox New is there.
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What makes you glad, is it the lying or the anchor chicks?
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What makes you glad, is it the lying or the anchor chicks?

So, you think Fox News lies.

Do you think we can totally trust the other news media?


I'm just trying to understand why it's so cool to slam Fox News.

Glenn Beck defending the U.S. Constitution (in his on way) is bad?


I welcome this freedom of speech!
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Glenn Beck defending the U.S. Constitution (in his on way) is bad!
Defending the Constitution is the last thing on Glenn Beck's mind. He's a charlatan.
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