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Fox News Chief Ailes: Navy SEALS Should Murder Immigrants

Fox News Chief Ailes: Navy SEALS Should Murder Immigrants
The latest from the unauthorized Roger Ailes biography: the Fox News chief agrees with Glenn Beck that Obama hates white people...oh, and he thinks Navy SEALS should be tasked with killing "illegal immigrants."
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It Only Took Fox News 6 Hours to Cover the Chris Christie Bridge Scandal

It Only Took Fox News 6 Hours to Cover the Chris Christie Bridge Scandal
Nearly six hours after news first broke that emails revealed an aide to Gov. Chris Christie was involved in the closure of lanes of the George Washington Bridge to create traffic problems in Fort Lee, N.J., Fox News finally got around to reporting the incident to its viewers.
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Top Democrat Repeats Social Security Lies

Top Democrat Repeats Social Security Lies
Numerous times over the past few years, Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., has been President Obama's guy in the Senate — especially on progressive issues. However, over the weekend on Fox News Sunday, Durbin said "Social Security will be broke in 20 years," which sounds awfully GOP-ish.
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Fox News Commentator: Obama Will 'Turn the Military Against The People' and Attack Christians

Fox News Commentator: Obama Will 'Turn the Military Against The People' and Attack Christians
On a radio commentary this week, Fox News commentator Todd Starnes warned that the US military may come after Christians, pointing to a training session in Mississippi that included the American Family Association on a list of hate groups.
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Bill Moyers' Open Letter to 'The People Who Hate Government So Much They've Shut It Down'

Bill Moyers' Open Letter to 'The People Who Hate Government So Much They've Shut It Down'
The ol' reliable Bill Moyers of PBS, on his namesake show 'Moyers & Company,' tore into the ineptitude and petty politics that have ground the government to a non-essential standstill. While he doesn't mince word about the flawed nature of the Affordable Care Act, his break down of the democratic breakdown is in-depth and succinct and available in video form after the jump.
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Fox News Contributor on Texas Abortion Law: Start Buying Coat Hangers, Ladies!

Fox News Contributor on Texas Abortion Law: Start Buying Coat Hangers, Ladies!
Fox News contributor Erick Erickson is known for his views that women are property and they should be staying home and not working. He took it one step further by gleefully tweeting that women will now have to buy coat hangers if they want abortions after the Texas Senate passed their anti-abortion bill . . .
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The One Percent Playbook: Convincing Americans It's Their Own Darn Fault

The One Percent Playbook: Convincing Americans It's Their Own Darn Fault
When the "New York Times Book Review" assigned conservative columnist David Brooks to review George Packer's book — one that argues that elite-driven economic policies have negatively "unwound" the lives of millions —the mass media blueprint was clearly placed on the table. This is how the American elite will convince the 99 percent that government and the poorest Americans are to blame for every one's everyday struggles.
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MSNBC Could Reverse Declining Viewership by Covering Activism More Closely

MSNBC Could Reverse Declining Viewership by Covering Activism More Closely
What if activists closely following Keystone, immigration reform, the battle against federal budget austerity and other campaigns knew that each night MSNBC would have the latest developments? It might be enough to bring the news network back up from the ratings basement.
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'Off the Record' Meetings with DOJ Expose Deep Subservience of DC Press Corps

'Off the Record' Meetings with DOJ Expose Deep Subservience of DC Press Corps
While some news outlets are lining up to attend a series of "off the record" media briefings with the Department of Justice, others are balking at the invitation from embattled Attorney General Eric Holder, saying that it would be "inappropriate" to accept the government's conditions of secrecy as they actively report on how the DOJ "secretly" investigates journalistic activities.
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Freaking Out Over Bad Words

Freaking Out Over Bad Words
Twice in recent weeks newscasters have said what my three-year old calls "bad words" (where's George Carlin when you need him?) on television accidentally, and both times they've been fired, because apparently we're all still striving to reach puberty.
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