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Woodward-Sperling Flap May Turn Tide

June29 Wrote: Mar 03, 2013 12:08 PM
Wouldn't it be a breath of fresh air if the main stream press started doing some actual reporting of the news instead of what they've been doing for the last five years! It's a well-known fact that truthful reporting of the facts by the media is necessary for a free society. Guess the MSM (and all the low-information voters) missed that memo.
TommyMaq Wrote: Mar 03, 2013 11:15 PM
No, they got it. They just don't happen to have the same goals as you; they think they will profit from the plunder if they enable it.

But of course, once plunder is made legal, self-defense becomes a crime.
There is a rule in Politics 2013 that's evident in the flap about a White House aide's maybe threatening or not threatening Washington Post veteran reporter Bob Woodward. The rule: The more superficial the brouhaha the bigger its impact.

What public figures say is more important than what they do, because cable TV and political blogs can cover a mud fight more cheaply and more easily than they can a real story.

Quick synopsis: Woodward has reported doggedly on the White House's role in putting "sequester" cuts -- $85 billion this year -- in the 2011 Budget Control Act. Last week, as Woodward...

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