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It's Time for Media Control

Shlomo O'Kelly Wrote: Dec 26, 2012 12:56 AM
I have what may be a novel legal theory. And since the libs can find "emanations in the penumbra", I figure I've got as good a shot as any. Here goes: The media hides behind the First Amendment while engaging in corruption, chicanery, and propaganda. In light of the Tenth Amendment though, we may have a way to deal with this. The First Amendment makes it clear that CONGRESS can make no law abridging the freedom of the press. Okay, fine Congress need not be involved. But that doesn't mean the several states can't force the media to make some "adjustments". After all, they have that right under the Tenth Amendment.

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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