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What You Donít Know About the Agenda-Driven Journalists in Your Neighborhood
Rockland County Times ^ | 12/27/12 | DYLAN SKRILOFF

Posted on 12/29/2012 12:49:03 PM PST by BCrago66

In the wake of the Newtown massacre, the bright lights at Gannet’s The Journal News decided it was high time to criminalize ordinary, law-abiding gun owners in the area.

Under the guise of providing “public information,” the Journal News’ editorial hit squad, led by publisher/hitwoman Janet Hasson, created an interactive digital map on their lohud.com website showing the exact address of every pistol permit holder in Rockland and Westchester County.

(Excerpt) Read more at rocklandtimes.com ...


TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: banglist
The names, pictures, phone numbers & addresses of the Journal News employees responsible for this invasion of privacy are all over the Internet, but this is the first on-dead-tree traditional newspaper I've seen which has decided to publish them (at least in its online version.) If I was in this paper's circulation radius, I'd subscribe.

Having never seen it, I don't know if this list is on the actual dead-tree edition. I hope it is.

1 posted on 12/29/2012 12:49:11 PM PST by BCrago66
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To: BCrago66

I notice that all four of the top executives are women. Isn’t that sexist?


2 posted on 12/29/2012 12:55:49 PM PST by Cicero (Marcus Tullius)
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To: BCrago66

I always assume that agenda driven journalists are actually communists or communist sympathizers.


3 posted on 12/29/2012 12:57:16 PM PST by Dutch Boy
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To: Cicero

Damn.. that is BAD NEWS for the people who DON’T have guns...

I’d sue, if I was attacked by someone with a gun.


4 posted on 12/29/2012 12:57:40 PM PST by SomeCallMeTim ( The best minds are not in government. If any were, business would hire them)
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To: BCrago66

Somebody—either a newspaper or Lisa Madigan—tried to do the same thing with the list of Illinois FOID card holders a couple of years ago. As I recall the Illinois State Police told them to take a hike.


5 posted on 12/29/2012 12:59:09 PM PST by M1903A1 ("We shed all that is good and virtuous for that which is shoddy and sleazy... and call it progress")
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To: BCrago66

Publishing the names of gun owners was childish. It’s little girls tattling because they can’t get their way. It is immature to the point of mental illness. They need therapy.


6 posted on 12/29/2012 1:02:45 PM PST by blueunicorn6 ("A crack shot and a good dancer")
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To: SomeCallMeTim

I noticed that too, and in that connection I remember Ann Coulter’s half-serious idea that we might want rethink woman’s suffrage. Somewhat more than 1/2 of men have generally correct conservative/libertarian political views, and somewhat more than 1/2 of women hold Statist views, and it’s been that way for over 50 years.


7 posted on 12/29/2012 1:09:45 PM PST by BCrago66
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To: Cicero

Whoops - clicked the wrong “post reply.” My last entry was in response to Cicero.


8 posted on 12/29/2012 1:12:42 PM PST by BCrago66
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To: BCrago66

As an aside, if a criminal reads this edition and know’s these people have guns don’t you think they would think twice about invading these homes.

Just sayin’


9 posted on 12/29/2012 1:14:14 PM PST by V V Camp Enari 67-68 (Viet Vet)
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To: BCrago66

Here is a little info that can be used to annoy this stupid twit. It seems only fair, after all.

Janet Hasson
President/Publisher The Journal News
“Journal News publisher, marketer, community advocate, life long learner, proud parent of three great kids and one dog!”
3 Gate House Lane
Mamaroneck, NY 10534
Work: 914-694-5203
Work: 914-694-5204
jhasson@lohud.com
https://twitter.com/janhasson


10 posted on 12/29/2012 1:23:35 PM PST by freeangel ( (free speech is only good until someone else doesn't like it)
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To: SomeCallMeTim

The “agenda Freaks” here in Tucson are trying to start up a gun buy back program. We are 60 miles from the most violent border in this hemisphere with literally thousands of illegals tramping through our county and drugs by the ton being shipped through and these morons want to disarm the public in order to make it less dangerous for the illegals. Through the looking glass boys and girls...through the looking glass to Obama’s Bizarro topsy turvey World.


11 posted on 12/29/2012 1:31:39 PM PST by Don Corleone ("Oil the gun..eat the cannoli. Take it to the Mattress.")
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To: BCrago66

Oh, an agenda-driven journalist is a person in your neighborhood
in your neighborhood
in your neighborhood...
12 posted on 12/29/2012 1:34:03 PM PST by real saxophonist (Wish I had Steve Marcus's Fro.)
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To: V V Camp Enari 67-68

Agreed.


13 posted on 12/29/2012 1:34:30 PM PST by Fledermaus (The Republic is Dead: Collapse the system. Let the Dems destroy the economy!)
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I wouldn’t have published the info for the guy who made the interactive map. He’s likely just some poor schmuck who was given the task and had no input on whether to run the story or not.

The editor’s info definitely deserves to be out there. I’m not so sure about the writer. The story could have been his idea, in which case, yes, publish his info. He could have been assigned the story and been thrilled to do it - again, publish his info. It’s possible (though unlikely) that he was assigned the story, fought against doing it, and was told to get out there and do it anyway. If that’s the case, it’s too bad his info got out there too.


14 posted on 12/29/2012 1:37:16 PM PST by Kipp
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To: BCrago66

ADVERTISERS are just as guilty.

What the journaist gets, so gets the ADVERTISERS.


15 posted on 12/29/2012 1:45:41 PM PST by longtermmemmory (VOTE! http://www.senate.gov and http://www.house.gov)
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To: Kipp

advertisers are just as guilty.

They do not react to boycotts, so give them the same treatment as given law abiding citizens.

make being an advertiser TOXIC.


16 posted on 12/29/2012 1:48:27 PM PST by longtermmemmory (VOTE! http://www.senate.gov and http://www.house.gov)
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To: V V Camp Enari 67-68
Two ways of looking at making that information public. Some criminals might look at the list of permit holders and think "No way I'm going into one of those houses." Others however might think "I'll case the joint, and if it looks like they're gone, I know where I can break in and probably find a gun."

Me, I think I'd rather remain anon. In real life I don't advertise that I have firearms. However, should someone break in a) I have a security system that will notify authorities - so they have very limited time to ransack/steal. b) they'll see the silhouettes from my latest trips to the range displayed prominently on the lower floor and know that they should maybe just flee for their lives right then and there c) they won't be able to find my firearms in any reasonable amount of time. When I'm home, one is always within arms reach. Others are stored in very non-obvious places.

17 posted on 12/29/2012 2:00:00 PM PST by ThunderSleeps (Stop obama now! Stop the hussein - insane agenda!)
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To: BCrago66

As a woman, I agree that giving women the vote was a huge mistake, and I have been saying this for years. I am inspired by a quip by Alice Roosevelt Longworth:.”any woman who can’t get her own husband to vote the way she wants isn’t worth much.”


18 posted on 12/29/2012 2:02:17 PM PST by kabumpo (Kabumpo)
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To: BCrago66

I live in this county. It is the smallest county in New York State and this newspaper is tiny too. Nonetheless, I give them credit.

Publishing the names and addresses (and aerial views of their homes) of the liberal media lapdogs is the perfect Alinksy tactic against the Alinskyites. In their feral adolescent minds anyone they think anyone left of Barbra Striesand is armed and dangerous. So they are genuinely intiminated when they are pointed out on a map.


19 posted on 12/29/2012 2:02:53 PM PST by AdaGray (squi)
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To: freeangel
Apparently this is the b*itch's Facebook page, http://www.facebook.com/CynDeeRoyle
But it comes up as page not found. Isn't that special? BTW she resides at 3 Gate House Lane, Mamaroneck NY, 10543, just off Old White Plains Rd. near the New England Thruway, across from the Winged Foot golf and country club.
20 posted on 12/29/2012 2:10:22 PM PST by Impala64ssa (You call me an islamophobe like it's a bad thing.)
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To: blueunicorn6
"It’s little girls tattling because they can’t get their way. It is immature to the point of mental illness. "

There is something inherently imbalanced in genetic make up of liberals. It is a sort of perpetual adolescence; the inability to fully mature emotionally and psychologically. The women in this incident are like a band of high school cheerleaders ganging up on one girl, shredding her reputation and writing her name and number in all the boy's bathrooms.

21 posted on 12/29/2012 2:12:09 PM PST by Baynative
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To: Impala64ssa
she resides at 3 Gate House Lane, Mamaroneck NY, 10543, just off Old White Plains Rd. near the New England Thruway, across from the Winged Foot golf and country club.

1-percenter, not that she believes she is.

22 posted on 12/29/2012 2:29:52 PM PST by Oratam
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To: BCrago66

They’re well paid for their agenda.

George Soros’ NY ‘house.’
Katonah, NY
http://www.celebrityhousepictures.com/george-soros.php

George Stephanopolous’ East Hampton, NY ‘house.’
http://www.celebrityhousepictures.com/george-stephanopoulos.php

David Gregory, whose wife is Beth Wilkinson, an attorney, lives in the DC metro area—as their children attend Sidwell Friends School with the 0bama children.

Spokeo may have him listed in either Arlington, Leesburg or Burke, Virginia
http://www.spokeo.com/search?q=David+Gregory&sns6=t30#Washington-Baltimore+(VA):715592407


23 posted on 12/29/2012 2:32:14 PM PST by combat_boots (The Lion of Judah cometh. Hallelujah. Gloria Patri, Filio et Spiritui Sancto!)
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To: freeangel
“Frequently, the work of journalists is not popular. One of our roles is to report publicly available information on timely issues, even when unpopular. We knew publication of the database (as well as the accompanying article providing context) would be controversial, but we felt sharing information about gun permits in our area was important in the aftermath of the Newtown shootings.”

This is a perfect illustration of the dysfunctional and sub average liberal intelligence quotient.

1. It's not the work of journalists that's unpopular, its the work of political hacks with little talent and lots of hate.
2. What does sharing of permit holders accomplish? Most criminals and mass murderers don't bother with permits. In fact, they are usually not qualified or allowed to own guns in the first place.

24 posted on 12/29/2012 2:38:11 PM PST by Baynative
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To: combat_boots

Outing is wonderful isnt it?


25 posted on 12/29/2012 2:42:09 PM PST by ronnie raygun (Being Breitbart)
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To: AdaGray
...they think anyone left right of Barbra Striesand is armed and dangerous.

Was that what you meant?

26 posted on 12/29/2012 2:43:05 PM PST by JimRed (Excise the cancer before it kills us; feed &water the Tree of Liberty! TERM LIMITS, NOW & FOREVER!)
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To: Kipp
I wouldn’t have published the info for the guy who made the interactive map. He’s likely just some poor schmuck who was given the task and had no input on whether to run the story or not.
Well, as the progressives would say, "You're either part of the solution, or part of the problem". Maybe this poor schmuck should be ashamed of working for such a sleazy outfit.
27 posted on 12/29/2012 2:46:19 PM PST by Impala64ssa (You call me an islamophobe like it's a bad thing.)
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To: Kipp
I wouldn’t have published the info for the guy who made the interactive map. He’s likely just some poor schmuck who was given the task and had no input on whether to run the story or not.
Well, as the progressives would say, "You're either part of the solution, or part of the problem". Maybe this poor schmuck should be ashamed of working for such a sleazy outfit.
28 posted on 12/29/2012 2:46:37 PM PST by Impala64ssa (You call me an islamophobe like it's a bad thing.)
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To: longtermmemmory
The Supremes have ruled that owning a firearm is a civil right. If these people can be shown to be in collusion with others to deprive us of that Right, then it is a conspiracy.

IIRC, Conspiracy to deprive people of a civil right is a Felony, and an actionable offense in civil court as well.

29 posted on 12/29/2012 2:47:58 PM PST by Smokin' Joe (How often God must weep at humans' folly. Stand fast. God knows what He is doing)
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To: combat_boots

OOH, Fancy schmancy! Wonder how many welfare recipients can comfortably live in those digs?


30 posted on 12/29/2012 3:06:46 PM PST by Impala64ssa (You call me an islamophobe like it's a bad thing.)
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To: Impala64ssa

The address you supplied belongs to the publisher, Janet Hasson.

See here: http://christopherfountain.wordpress.com/2012/12/24/sauce-for-the-goose/


31 posted on 12/29/2012 3:19:37 PM PST by upchuck (America's at an awkward stage. Too late to work within the system, too early to shoot the bastards.)
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To: JimRed

Ooops. Yes.


32 posted on 12/29/2012 3:27:50 PM PST by AdaGray (squi)
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To: Don Corleone

Tucson is the poop stain on our great state. We should kick Pima County out. Let them go it alone for a while.


33 posted on 12/29/2012 3:35:33 PM PST by sean327 (God created all men equal, then some become Marines!)
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To: BCrago66
I remember Ann Coulter’s half-serious idea that we might want rethink woman’s suffrage

I love the ladies.... I really do. But, it's hard to deny that politics in this country has been going the WRONG direction ever since we allowed them to vote.

Still though, I think we'd be OK if we simply limited voting to people who are Net Payers of taxes.

34 posted on 12/29/2012 4:49:21 PM PST by SomeCallMeTim ( The best minds are not in government. If any were, business would hire them)
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To: Smokin' Joe

“IIRC, Conspiracy to deprive people of a civil right is a Felony, and an actionable offense in civil court as well.”

The rule of law ended 100 years ago. Buckwheat is here to stamp an exclamation point.

It’s way past time to declare the criminal fascist syndicate occupying Washington as a seditionist organization. It’s time to start mustering divisions in every Patriot blue state.


35 posted on 12/29/2012 4:59:00 PM PST by sergeantdave (The FBI has declared war on the Marine Corps)
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To: sean327
Tucson is the poop stain on our great state. We should kick Pima County out. Let them go it alone for a while.

Mostly driven by the liberal enclave hunkered away from reality at the University of Arizona. Sort of like Madison except without the snow. Open carry and concealed carry legal here. This is still the west. You'd be nuts not to have a weapon only 60 miles from a border that's under constant assault.

36 posted on 12/29/2012 7:55:03 PM PST by Don Corleone ("Oil the gun..eat the cannoli. Take it to the Mattress.")
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