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|The Greatest Nation On Earth? Seriously?
Despite knowing how pathetic many people in our government can be, I was still surprised to see two particular Senators plea for aid for the victims of the tornadoes that ripped through Oklahoma ...
|U.S. Media: Masters of Deception
Language. We all use it every day, but how many of us realize when we are being used by it? Does that sound like a silly idea to you? The financial terrorists (they prefer “elite”) who currently ...
|"We'll Tell You What The News Is. The News Is What We Say It Is!"
Watching what is presented as "news" these days, caused me to think about an essay I wrote recently about an event a few years back that should have been a call for revolution in the streets. It ...
|Is The U.S. The Dumbest Country In The World? (UPDATED with Poll!)
Maybe. Maybe not. It’s tough to know. It’s especially difficult to figure out considering there are a couple of countries that are too closed off from the rest of the world to know what they’...
|The Curse of Infotainment
After the recent happenings in Boston and Texas, my mind started wandering through the cold-hearted landscape of mainstream media. This is where it landed: A section of a U.S. city on lockdown ...
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