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Bob Costas and the Media Miss the Real Problem

MudontheTires Wrote: Dec 09, 2012 12:30 AM
Well said Derek. Americans need to quit pretending celebrities know what they are talking about simply because they are celebrities. And in large part because the media are the ones who are the creators of celebrity.
EyeOpine Wrote: Dec 09, 2012 7:04 AM
They're just a pathetic bunch of morons who never outgrew
"Let's pretend!".
Mountain Rose Wrote: Dec 09, 2012 3:00 AM
some Americans are so stupid, they think soap opera characters are real
EyeOpine Wrote: Dec 09, 2012 7:06 AM
They also believe that jon stewart is a news reporter.
Incest kills brain cells.
NewJAl Wrote: Dec 09, 2012 8:53 AM
Have been posting these two examples:
When asked how long it will be before astronauts are able to visit the Sun, as they have the moon, young adults responded:
'If they do, it should be at night'.
'Best to do that in the Winter'.
Probably Obama voters.
glenn183 Wrote: Dec 09, 2012 1:05 AM
The same is true for politicians. Most of them are educated and ignorant. They're not supposed to have that much power.
MudontheTires Wrote: Dec 09, 2012 2:07 AM
I agree glenn. I live in California and listen to ignorant but educated politicos all the time. Which is why We, The People need to insist that politicians follow the Constitution.

Bob Costas, an admitted ignoramus on the issue of the Second Amendment, chose halftime in a nationally broadcast football game to infect the world with his uneducated opinion on gun rights.

Speaking about Jovan Belcher, the NFL player who killed his girlfriend then committed suicide, Costas missed the point completely – as did the equally ignorant sports columnist Jason Whitlock. It wasn’t “loose gun laws” that sparked this tragedy. If anything, it had to do with how we treat celebrities.

Costas and Whitlock have the right to their opinions – and the Democrat Media Complex has the right to amplify...