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The Ground Zero Mosque
and Media Sleight of Hand

PJ Media, by Robert Spencer

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Posted By:StormCnter, 12/12/2012 4:57:08 AM

The irony could not have been thicker: the New York Post reported Sunday that one year after the notorious Park51 “community center” opened “with great fanfare,” it was “now an empty space with no community programs.” Park51, you may recall, is the official name of what is more famously known as the Ground Zero mosque. The entire controversy over the Ground Zero mosque is an illuminating example of how the media manipulates public perceptions. Now the central deception – that the Ground Zero mosque was never really a mosque at all — has been fully revealed.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Libertygal, 12/12/2012 6:02:17 AM     (No. 9060916)

It was more than media that did some manipulating...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Historybuff, 12/12/2012 6:38:25 AM     (No. 9060944)

It was a real estate scam from the beginning, and the landmarks commission, the communtity board and the Mayor fell for it.

You were supposed to be so outraged by this center that you would give them $15Mill for a $5Mill property.

Ooops - their stuck with this White Elephant.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: provide, 12/12/2012 6:41:06 AM     (No. 9060947)

Tax free munitions dump and jihadi training center was the plan all along.

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