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Doctored Videotapes are Peanuts

Thanks you for this (not that many outside of this site and some FB postings will see it). I started school wanting to get into journalism but got sidetracked for some years. By the time I was able to return, I was so disgusted by what was going on in the media (the biggest exmaple being Connie Chung's ambush of Newt's mom in an interview) that my original plans were shelved, and I am happier for that decision.

Many have rightly condemned MSNBC's serpentine editing of a video to make it appear that certain gun rights activists heckled the father of a 6-year-old victim of the Sandy Hook shooting massacre, but let's not pretend this was a one-off event.

The liberal media long ago forfeited their respected role as watchdog over the government and have voluntary descended to the status of a public relations arm of the Democratic Party and various liberal causes.

It doesn't do it justice to call them cheerleaders, for they are active participants, every bit as much involved in bringing about the events as the...