Speaking of Big Media deceptions. Today Keith Olbermann, a deranged inmate in the asylum known as NBC/MSNBC, is suspended without pay. Olbermann made several maximum political donations to guests on his circus. Such donations are contrary to ethics rules at NBC (ethics at NBC?) and certainly make a mockery of Olbermann’s attacks on News Corp for making political contributions from their corporate account.
The deception here is not to acknowledge that NBC and MSNBC “news and public affairs programming” are a political contribution to the candidates they like – think Obama 2008.
What today’s nonsense drama headlines prove is that what we have written about Obama also applies to Big Media. Remember:
Obama simply cannot be trusted. Obama cannot be trusted on any issue. Obama cannot be trusted by his friends. Obama cannot be trusted by his enemies. Obama cannot be trusted.
Barack cannot be trusted. We should all know that by now. You know who else can't be trusted? Rep. Barbara Lee.
You may remember her being Ms. Brave Talker in the Bush years. But the Iraq War goes on and she's mute. The Afghanistan War goes on and she makes an occasional noise ("Peep!"). She's nothing but a liar and that includes her fake claim about her birth and how her parents were treated -- when will someone please fact check her bad biography. But Babsie Lee is a big time liar and here's why. From the San Francisco Chronicle story on Nancy Pelosi refusing to step down as leader even though her 'leadership' resulted in the worst Democratic losses in 40 years:
Going out with C.I.'s "Iraq snapshot:"