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SARAH PALIN: Media Bias? What Media Bias? BOMBSHELL!
Facebook ^ | 07/20/10 | Sarah Palin

Posted on 07/20/2010 12:43:37 PM PDT by American Dream 246

It’s encouraging for commonsense conservatives who are frustrated with media cover-ups and biases to see truth revealed.

Remember the infamous “JournoList” – the listserv chat group of hundreds of “prominent” mainstream media personalities? It seems The Daily Caller obtained copies of the JournoList email exchanges from the 2008 campaign having to do with the media’s coverage of Rev. Jeremiah Wright, then candidate Obama’s pastor of 20 years. It’s everything you may have suspected.

This, in the words of one JournoList member:

“I do not endorse a Popular Front, nor do I think you need to. It’s not necessary to jump to Wright-qua-Wright’s defense. What is necessary is to raise the cost on the right of going after the left. In other words, find a rightwinger’s [sic] and smash it through a plate-glass window. Take a snapshot of the bleeding mess and send it out in a Christmas card to let the right know that it needs to live in a state of constant fear. Obviously I mean this rhetorically.

And I think this threads the needle. If the right forces us all to either defend Wright or tear him down, no matter what we choose, we lose the game they’ve put upon us. Instead, take one of them — Fred Barnes, Karl Rove, who cares — and call them racists. Ask: why do they have such a deep-seated problem with a black politician who unites the country? What lurks behind those problems? This makes *them* sputter with rage, which in turn leads to overreaction and self-destruction.”

That’s just one little excerpt. Read the whole thing here. It’s quite an eye-opener. It really says it all – though more will no doubt be revealed in the future, no doubt covering the lamestream media’s coverage of other issues and people. May the light keep shining!

- Sarah Palin


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KEYWORDS: 2008electionbias; collusion; elections; enemedia; getpalin; jlistgate; journolist; journolistgate; mediabias; mediagate; medias; obama; palin; palinbashing

1 posted on 07/20/2010 12:43:43 PM PDT by American Dream 246
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To: American Dream 246

http://dailycaller.com/2010/07/20/documents-show-media-plotting-to-kill-stories-about-rev-jeremiah-wright/


2 posted on 07/20/2010 12:44:29 PM PDT by American Dream 246 (Open your eyes. Freedom is not a one day fight. Enemies of Freedom are legion.)
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To: American Dream 246

oops...I apologize - double post. You can remove it..I did not see it before.


3 posted on 07/20/2010 12:46:34 PM PDT by American Dream 246 (Open your eyes. Freedom is not a one day fight. Enemies of Freedom are legion.)
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To: American Dream 246

God doesn’t shove or shout but gently nudges and whispers. Sarah is being nudged and whispered to. Thank God.


4 posted on 07/20/2010 12:49:22 PM PDT by JPG (Mr. Gore, or is it Mr. Stone or Mr. Woody? Whatever, you're under arrest.)
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To: American Dream 246

I appreciate your post. I often miss the sacrosanct “original” post and get a second chance when someone repeats the post.


5 posted on 07/20/2010 12:55:10 PM PDT by shalom aleichem
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To: American Dream 246

ping


6 posted on 07/20/2010 12:56:32 PM PDT by celmak
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To: American Dream 246
"Take a snapshot of the bleeding mess and send it out in a Christmas card to let the right know that it needs to live in a state of constant fear."

What would be the equivalent for the Left?

Scribble Palin's Facebook post on a public bathroom wall so the Left can be in fear.

7 posted on 07/20/2010 12:58:18 PM PDT by Berlin_Freeper
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To: American Dream 246

This is amazing stuff!!!!!!!!!!!! and from Sarah herself!


8 posted on 07/20/2010 1:03:25 PM PDT by Mr. K (Physically unable to proofread- I swear I try!)
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To: Berlin_Freeper

And remember the threats towards Eric Cantor. The shot fired at his office?

We know what that was all about, don’t we.

And Kos kooks insisting that our rhetoric encourages cop killers.

They must be called out EVERY TIME


9 posted on 07/20/2010 1:03:41 PM PDT by Carley (For those who fought for it, freedom has a flavor the protected will never know.)
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To: American Dream 246
Could she be planning to run in 2012 without trying to placate the "lamestream media"?

10 posted on 07/20/2010 1:16:45 PM PDT by Genoa (Titus 2:13)
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To: Carley
How about when Henry Hyde's family was threatened on national TV? It was a joke....

Baldwin should have done time on that one.

11 posted on 07/20/2010 1:18:41 PM PDT by WomBom ("I read FreeRepublic for the pictures")
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To: American Dream 246

JournoList sounds like an online bund meeting for media brownshirts.


12 posted on 07/20/2010 1:19:46 PM PDT by cripplecreek (Remember the River Raisin! (look it up))
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To: American Dream 246

Just bringing to light what we knew already. Keep that light shining indeed!!!!!


13 posted on 07/20/2010 1:30:21 PM PDT by SueRae (I can see November from my HOUSE!)
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To: American Dream 246

Seems to me all black people everywhere should be very upset with media and dem politicians for using them the way they do. This in my view has belittled and reduced the argument some black people have about racism in our society. The word racist just doesnt mean anything when you use it all of the time. Sad people dont get that. Wake up Black People, they are not on your side!!!! just sayin


14 posted on 07/20/2010 1:31:22 PM PDT by GoCards ("We eat therefore we hunt...")
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To: cripplecreek

What politician is he speaking of who is Uniting America?

Can’t be oabam, that half wit racist couldn’t unite an electrical cord to a plug in the wall.


15 posted on 07/20/2010 1:31:57 PM PDT by Venturer
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To: American Dream 246

I love Sarah. But the biggest reason for the Jeremiah Wright blackout was one John McCain.

If he had balls and made it an iussue (as it should have been), the media would have been forced to cover it.

Instead, McCain took the high road — right back the Senate.


16 posted on 07/20/2010 1:33:03 PM PDT by nhwingut (Palin/Bachmann '12)
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To: nhwingut

Sarah tried to use Wright in several rally’s. McCain shut Palin down.


17 posted on 07/20/2010 1:43:33 PM PDT by GoCards ("We eat therefore we hunt...")
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To: American Dream 246

Remember, Goebbels said he learned propaganda techniques from the American Progressive Movement.


18 posted on 07/20/2010 1:48:08 PM PDT by TigersEye (Greenhouse Theory is false. Totally debunked. "GH gases" is a non-sequitur.)
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To: TigersEye
Remember, Goebbels said he learned propaganda techniques from the American Progressive Movement.

Interesting. Do you happen to have a source for that? Thanks.

19 posted on 07/20/2010 1:55:04 PM PDT by Wyatt's Torch (I can explain it to you. I can't understand it for you.)
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To: American Dream 246

Are Americans finally getting tired of the Obamamedia symbolic horsewhippings, verbal abuse, psychological deception, nudges and pushes?

Hope so.


20 posted on 07/20/2010 2:00:49 PM PDT by Freddd (CNN is down to Three Hundred Thousand viewers. But they worked for it.)
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To: Freddd

Not off hand. I heard Glenn Beck quote Goebbels from his own writing. Or possibly another NAZI but Glenn was definitely quoting from a documented source.


21 posted on 07/20/2010 2:03:56 PM PDT by TigersEye (Greenhouse Theory is false. Totally debunked. "GH gases" is a non-sequitur.)
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To: Wyatt's Torch; Freddd

Oops! I replied to the wrong person. Please see above, WT.


22 posted on 07/20/2010 2:10:22 PM PDT by TigersEye (Greenhouse Theory is false. Totally debunked. "GH gases" is a non-sequitur.)
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To: Wyatt's Torch; All
I know I pinged you to the GB thread but I thought I would post it here for everyone else.

cripplecreek to TigersEye

Edward Bernays - Goebbels.

From Wiki

Bernays' celebration of propaganda helped define public relations, but it did not win the industry many friends. In a letter to President Franklin D. Roosevelt, Supreme Court Justice Felix Frankfurter described Bernays and Ivy Lee as "professional poisoners of the public mind, exploiters of foolishness, fanaticism and self-interest." And history showed the flaw in Bernays' identification of the "manipulation of the masses" as a natural and necessary feature of a democratic society. The fascist rise to power in Germany demonstrated that propaganda could be used to subvert democracy as easily as it could be used to "resolve conflict."

In his 1965 autobiography, Bernays recalls a dinner at his home in 1933 where

Karl von Weigand, foreign correspondent of the Hearst newspapers, an old hand at interpreting Europe and just returned from Germany, was telling us about Goebbels and his propaganda plans to consolidate Nazi power. Goebbels had shown Weigand his propaganda library, the best Weigand had ever seen. Goebbels, said Weigand, was using my book Crystallizing Public Opinion as a basis for his destructive campaign against the Jews of Germany. This shocked me. ... Obviously the attack on the Jews of Germany was no emotional outburst of the Nazis, but a deliberate, planned campaign.

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To: cripplecreek

Edward Louis Bernays (November 22, 1891 – March 9, 1995, was an American pioneer in the field of public relations and propaganda along with Ivy Lee, referred to in his obituary as “the father of public relations”.[1] Combining the ideas of Gustave Le Bon and Wilfred Trotter on crowd psychology with the psychoanalytical ideas of his uncle, Dr. Sigmund Freud, Bernays was one of the first to attempt to manipulate public opinion using the subconscious.

41 posted on Tuesday, July 20, 2010 3:47:11 PM by cripplecreek (Remember the River Raisin! (look it up))

23 posted on 07/20/2010 2:53:43 PM PDT by TigersEye (Greenhouse Theory is false. Totally debunked. "GH gases" is a non-sequitur.)
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To: cripplecreek

JournoGate.

- JP


24 posted on 07/20/2010 4:17:42 PM PDT by Josh Painter ("Every time a Democrat mocks Sarah Palin, an independent gets its wings." - JP)
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