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Paul Krassner :
The six dumbest decisions of my life

We’re talking really dangerous dumb decisions that continue to make me humble. By Paul Krassner | The Rag Blog | November 12, 2014 I’m talking here about seriously dumb decisions, not those minor regrets like that time in 1970 when … finish reading Paul Krassner :
The six dumbest decisions of my life

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Harry Targ : Political News as Commodity

Screenshot of Rachel Maddow reporting on the phony ACORN media sting during her MSNBC show. Image from Democurmudgeon.What sells is legitimate:Political news is a commodityBy Harry Targ | The Rag Blog | March 6, 2012 “The public version of Andrew … finish reading Harry Targ : Political News as Commodity

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Danny Schechter : Exit Snow and Breitbart: End of an Era?

Is it the end of an era?Exit Olympia Snow and Andrew Breibart By Danny Schechter / The Rag Blog / March 6, 2012 There was an eerie synchronicity in the pending resignation of veteran Maine Senator Olympia Snowe, a Republican … finish reading Danny Schechter : Exit Snow and Breitbart: End of an Era?

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Amanda Marcotte : Does Weinergate Mark an End to Sexual Privacy?

J’accuse! Right wing blogger Andrew Breitbart points the finger. Photo from AP.The worst thing about Weinergate?The total obliteration of sexual privacyby ideologues like Andrew Breitbart Prior to this scandal, the media and political operatives had to at least pretend that … finish reading Amanda Marcotte : Does Weinergate Mark an End to Sexual Privacy?

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Jay D. Jurie : The ‘New Zeal’ of Right Wing Propagandist Trevor Loudon

Trevor Loudon. Image from USA Survival News.New Zealand’s Trevor Loudon and theRight-wing propaganda machine By Jay D. Jurie / The Rag Blog / August 4, 2010 Until I came across the KeyWiki site I didn’t know I had my very … finish reading Jay D. Jurie : The ‘New Zeal’ of Right Wing Propagandist Trevor Loudon

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Tom Hayden : Sherrod, Obama, and the Strength of Roots

Charles Sherrod and Carl Braden (a civil rights legend, along with his wife Anne), in 1963. Photo from Wisconsin Historical Images. Collective amnesia The media have been silent about Shirley Sherrod’s husband, Charles Sherrod, a real hero to many of … finish reading Tom Hayden : Sherrod, Obama, and the Strength of Roots

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