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Sunday, 9 July 2017

Trump and Jefferson Tag-Team the Lamestream Snoozemedia

Filed under: Dark Side, Humor, Media, Politics — Tags: , , , , — mikewb1971 @ 6:59 AM (06:59)

Much has been made lately from a 38-second YouTube clip in which Donald Trump knocks “CNN” to the floor at WrestleMania 23.

In particular, the CNN staff seem to view this as an existential threat.

If the talking heads and executives at CNN took a look back to history, they would find that The Donald isn’t the first First Executive to disparage theit profession. For example, the following quote —

“To your request of my opinion of the manner in which a newspaper should be conducted, so as to be most useful, I should answer, ‘by restraining it to true facts & sound principles only.’ Yet I fear such a paper would find few subscribers. It is a melancholy truth, that a suppression of the press could not more completely deprive the nation of its benefits, than is done by its abandoned prostitution to falsehood. Nothing can now be believed which is seen in a newspaper. Truth itself becomes suspicious by being put into that polluted vehicle. The real extent of this state of misinformation is known only to those who are in situations to confront facts within their knowledge with the lies of the day. . . . I will add, that the man who never looks into a newspaper is better informed than he who reads them; inasmuch as he who knows nothing is nearer to truth than he whose mind is filled with falsehoods & errors. He who reads nothing will still learn the great facts, and the details are all false.”

— Thomas Jefferson, Letter to John Norvell (11 June 1807)


FOR FURTHER REFERENCE

  1. Ixquick search — Thomas Jefferson newspaper
  2. Intellectual Takeout: Thomas Jefferson Had Some Issues with Newspapers by Daniel Lattier
  3. The Washington PostThe Fix: Memo to Donald Trump: Thomas Jefferson invented hating the media by Lindsey Bever

NOTES

  1. Published at The Libertarian EnterpriseNumber 930, Sunday, 9 July 2017
  2. Reposted –
    1. Personal blogs and micro-blogs – Diaspora* / Ello / Facebook [page / profile] / Gab / Google Plus / Minds / seen.life / Tea Party Community / Twitter / VK / WordPress.com
    2. Absurdist Discordian Party of New Mexico Facebook page
    3. Egg McMuffin for President Facebook page
    4. The Weekly Sedition Facebook page
    5. Vote Dumpster Fire Facebook page

Wednesday, 8 April 2009

Kudos for “Kane”

Filed under: Politics — Tags: , — mikewb1971 @ 2:22 PM (14:22)

Current mood: amused

Glenn Jacobs AKA “Kane” posted a blog entry back in February about The Barack’s insult-to-drunken-sailors spending binge — It’s Pretty Simple. The reason that I haven’t linked to him before is that while I knew he’s a Libertarian since May of last year, I hadn’t known that he had anything on the Web besides his WWF [1] stuff.

Anyway —

President Obama is gathering advisers to determine how to keep the federal debt from spiraling out of control.  Hold on a second…wait…yeah, an idea is forming…almost there…yeah, that’s it. 

Cut Spending!!!

Whew, that felt good.

Of course, that’s too complicated for anyone in Imperial Washington to understand, so that’s why they need a panel of degreed experts to study the issue, hold hearings for a year and issue a thousand-page report that says “CUT SPENDING!” when it’s all done, so that The Barack can go back to spending even more.

Maybe Obama should change his last name to Mugabe . . . ?

NOTES

  1. I wasn’t impressed with the way Vince McMahon kowtowed to the eco-fascists and changed the name of his company from “World Wrestling Federation” to “World Wrestling Entertainment” to “avoid confusion with the World Wildlife Fund.”

Wednesday, 11 March 2009

Can you smell what The Barack is cookin’ ?

Filed under: Politics — Tags: , — mikewb1971 @ 11:07 AM (11:07)

There hasn’t been much if any mention of how much this clown looks and sounds like The Rock of WWF / WWE wrestling fame, at least superficially. Maybe they’re not close enough for Johnson to pass as in a police lineup, but they’re similar enough for parody purposes.

Can you smell what The Barack is cookin’ ? Reeks like a big pile of BS from here.

More on this theme later!


NOTES

  1. Reposted –
    1. Personal blogs and micro-blogs – Xanga
    2. KCUF Media – Xanga

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