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Diminished Trust and Woodward’s Woes

Icthelite Wrote: Mar 03, 2013 2:31 PM
It is a historical fact, all empires fall, and their decline starts from within. Some of us that survived the great depression, the come back from that and the good years of the late forties, the fifties and very early sixties have seen to good times. Now some of us are going to witness destruction of a once great nation into just another segment of the history our leaders refuse to pay any attention to.

It’s difficult to imagine that he was surprised by the outcome.

But the White House response that ensued after Author and Journalist Bob Woodward dared to question and criticize the President should be an eye-opener to the world. And the fact that America’s beltway media culture has essentially “sided” with the President and seems quite comfortable with the White House hostility is a very telling sign.

Consider the relationship between the presidency and the press over the course of American history. Believe it or not, the White House has been home to lots of outlandish and at times illegal behavior over...