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Fox News accused of misusing footage
Doubting Thomas
http://news.yahoo...news_ts988

Apparently Faux News is living up to its nickname. They appear to have intentionally misused footage of Sarah Palin at a 2008 campaign rally in order to make it appear that people were lining up to see her at a book signing.

This comes on the heels of Sean Hannity apologizing for using the wrong clips of an anti-health care rally, using footage from Glenn Beck's 9/12 rally back in September to make it appear that many thousands more people were attending:

http://news.yahoo...news_ts977

"Fair and balanced" my ass.
You're just jealous because the voices are talking to me and not you.
 
derF
What is really scary is how many people buy into the crap that these idiots shovel out in truckloads every day. Easily provable lies and they just eat it up. "That damn nigger president is gonna ruin this country. He gwine to enact socialized medicine and take my medicare away. Natzi bastard!"
I'll drink to that. Or anything else for that matter.
 
comfortable
... and the sheeple being incapable of critical thought surprises you, how?
Frown
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The fewer the facts, the stronger the opinion.
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Men are sheep in credulity, but wolves for conformity.
 
derF
comfortable wrote:
... and the sheeple being incapable of critical thought surprises you, how?
Frown


Surprise? No, I believe the operative word in my post was 'scare'.
I'll drink to that. Or anything else for that matter.
 
Bob of QF
derF wrote:
..... He gwine to enact socialized medicine and take my medicare away. Natzi bastard!"


While failing to realize that medicare **is** socialized medicine...

Rofl
Quantum Junction: Use both lanes

Reality is that which is left, after you stop believing.
 
Doubting Thomas
I think Faux News would get a little bit more respect from me if they'd drop the whole "fair and balanced" charade and just admitted that it's GOP TV.
You're just jealous because the voices are talking to me and not you.
 
Hypatia
This is not really surprising, IMO. I really don't expect any better from Faux news.
 
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