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  • George Soros: Media Mogul (Lefty Businessman Spends Millions Funding Journalism)

    08/19/2011 8:23:22 AM PDT · by markomalley · 22 replies
    Media Research Center ^ | August 15, 2011 | Dan Gainor and Iris Somberg
    On April 8, House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi headlined a Boston conference on ''media reform.'' She was joined by four other congressmen, a senator, two FCC commissioners, a Nobel laureate and numerous liberal journalists. The 2,500-person event was sponsored by a group called Free Press, one of more than 180 different media-related organizations that receives money from liberal billionaire George Soros. Soros, who first made a name for himself in investing and currency trading, now makes his name in politics and policy. Since the 2004 election, the controversial financier has used his influence and billions to push a laundry list...
  • CA: Ex-49er helps nab would-be robber (Brent Jones)

    05/14/2005 8:57:41 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 10 replies · 616+ views
    Oakland Tribune ^ | 5/14/05 | Simon Read
    DANVILLE — It wasn't an open-field tackle that foiled a suspected armed robber Friday from achieving her goal, but it was the fast thinking of former San Francisco 49er Brent Jones. The tight end happened to be nearby and nabbed Kimberly Pavlakis, 48, of San Leandro as she reportedly ran from the scene of an attempted robbery Friday morning, police said. At 11:21 a.m., police were alerted to an armed robbery at Escapades Clothing at 406 Sycamore Valley Road, said Danville police Sgt. Tom Padilla. The suspect was thought to be armed with a handgun but fled the store without...