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Ignore the ‘Tokyo Rose’ Media

Jim88 Wrote: Oct 02, 2012 8:45 AM
Tokyo Rose, or Hanoi Hanna the US News Media is all the of the same ilk. These polls play into the Republican hands, because as it did in the Reagan/Carter election cycle it forced the Republican voters, independents, and unaffectionate Democrats off the couch and into the polling boths to give Reagan his landslide victory, and this time Barrack Insane Obama does not have the rah-rah crowd hitting the streets for him; where are they??
R.3 Wrote: Oct 02, 2012 9:24 AM
They are at home waiting for the mail carrier to deliver:
an unemployment check
an SSDI check
food stamps
cell phone
Medical Assistance card............

During World War II, American soldiers in the Pacific listened to Radio Tokyo and other English-language programs on Japanese-run stations.

Servicemen wrote home that “Tokyo Rose,” who was actually an amalgam of several female broadcasters, played American music and taunted them in a seductive voice about wives or girlfriends cheating on them.

Although a case against Japanese-American Iva Toguri D’Aquino as “Tokyo Rose” eventually fell apart, leading President Gerald Ford to pardon her on Jan. 19, 1977, “Tokyo Rose” is synonymous with propaganda designed to demoralize.

In fact, she’s an apt metaphor for the current propaganda campaign of misleading...