Category Archives: censorship

WE WANT TO KNOW WHAT YOU THINK AND WHO YOU ARE


The attempt by the FCC to insert government monitors into media centers has gone over like a lead balloon, so it is being put on hold.  Not canceled, mind you, just on hold until a more devious approach is designed.  … Continue reading

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VONNEGUT ON TOTALITARIANISM


On rereading some old Vonnegut writings, in this case Mother Night, I came across a fascinating definition of the totalitarian mind.  He writes thus: I have never seen a more sublime demonstration of the totalitarian mind, a mind which might … Continue reading

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THE TIMES’ TIMING


After almost four years of allowing the Obama White House to edit its reporting before release, the leadership at the New York Times has announced that it is “drawing the line”  (h/t Politico).  Herewith the admission of the problem: Despite … Continue reading

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IT’S TIME TO START PLANNING THE GLOBALNET


It is by now common knowledge that the United Nations, which is now all but controlled by a mafia of pretty ugly dictators, would really, really, genuinely love to control the Internet.  Control, in this case, is defined as (a) … Continue reading

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COMRADE ROMNEY BREAKS COVER


Finally! The Hill reports that Mitt Romney has jigged, jagged, did the Vienna waltz, zigged, zagged and sashayed, spent 15 minutes doing a square search and finally did the spinning dervish, and came out believing that the individual mandate is … Continue reading

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LOVELY SENTIMENT ON CRAIGSLIST


Found the following in the Community>Politics section of the Hampton Roads Craigslist: RAZOR NOSED JEW CANTOR FEARED PROTESTS (CANCELS HIS OCCUPY SPEECH) Date: 2011-10-21, 1:47PM EDT Reply to: see below [Errors when replying to ads?] Cantor is such a piece … Continue reading

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PUTIN AND HIS GANG RUNNING SCARED


The Polish newspaper Gazeta Wyborcza reports (h/t Týden) that Russian experts have presented the Russian government with a proposal to recognize and rehabilitate victims of the Katyn massacre. The massacre takes its name from the small Russian village of Katyn … Continue reading

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OBAMA OUTDOES CHAVEZ


Back in March 2011, Venezuelan thug leader Hugo Chavez was given the press freedom award by the Argentine University of la Plata.  He was given this award because he had spent ten years savaging the independent Venezuelan media to ensure … Continue reading

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COOL NEW WORD AND CONCEPT!


This is lifted from Wired, for everyone’s enjoyment: Lianghui n. Chinese euphemism for protest. After the government began censoring certain words, including Egypt and Tunisia, on the Internet, activists adopted the Communist party’s lingo for two successive political meetings—lianghui—so that … Continue reading

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A PATHOLOGICAL LIAR DEMANDS TRUTH


Bill Clinton, who was impeached by the U. S. Senate for lying to a federal grand jury and who once argued about what the meaning of “is” is, had a great idea.  (No, not about sex this time.)  He opined … Continue reading

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