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It's Time for Media Control

God_Of_War Wrote: Dec 23, 2012 7:45 PM
This author is on the right track but stupid. THE MEDIA DOES NEED TO BE CONTROLLED. When the founding fathers envisioned free speech they had no idea free speech would only become possible by the ultra elite rich. Their manipulation of society and American government is more dangerous than socialism, NATZI's, communists, or islam combined. Like advances in weapons, advances in media have made it very dangerous. Time to regulate the media so the people have a voice....not just the elite ultra rich. Control of the media needs to be put into public hands.

Was there anything about the Sandy Hook massacre the media got right on the day it happened? In their rush to be first, they ignored their obligation to be right. Nearly every detail they disseminated Friday was wrong, even down to the name of the killer. Their desire to sensationalize had them shoving microphones in the faces of children who couldn’t possibly comprehend the events of the day. This was just the latest example of how out of control and dangerous the media has become, and it’s time government did something to protect us.

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