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Chuck Todd: Donald Trump’s
Delegitimization of Press ‘Un-American,’
‘Not a Laughing Matter’

Mediaite, by Alex Griswold

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 2/16/2017 2:37:53 PM

In a tweet sent during President Donald Trump‘s Thursday press conference, MSNBC host Chuck Todd indicated he didn’t find the bizarre hour-long back-and-forth with reporters all that humorous. The Meet the Press host live tweeted the spectacle, at times sending tweets that indicated he didn’t believe the president was telling the truth, and that the rambling press conference would damage his relationship with Congress.

That sure didn´t take long! You knew those hacks in the media would hate every minute of that presser. Trump did what we have longed for any Republican to do for our entire lives, fight back against those liars. The insufferable Democrat hack Bernard Whitman was just on FNC and said that whole press conference was ´a hot mess.´ They HATE the fact that Trump fights back. It is absolutely delightful to witness.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Janjan, 2/16/2017 2:42:26 PM     (No. 11158496)

Trump is not deligitimizing the press. He is deligitimizing CNN. And yes, it is hilarious. Guess what F Chuck - he will not lose one vote over it.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: jinx, 2/16/2017 2:44:57 PM     (No. 11158500)

Boo Hoo! Chuck Todd is a Democrat hack who supported that lying crooked Hillary. How dare he call our President a liar! Did he ever call her out for lying? Nah. I don´t think so either. Has he ever brought up her letting Russia get our uranium. Nah. I don´t think so either. Has he ever asked her about getting debate questions ahead of the debate? Nah, I don´t think so either. He is making a fool of himself not Pres. Trump.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: dman, 2/16/2017 2:46:10 PM     (No. 11158504)

A healthy contempt for a biased press is as American as apple pie. It is also very American to do it with a smile, and even a guffaw. The only ones not laughing are those who place an ideological agenda ahead of the nation and its Constitution.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Justcause, 2/16/2017 2:50:12 PM     (No. 11158517)

You moron - you guys have brought it on yourself.

The President just points it out.


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Reply 5 - Posted by: Flipper3, 2/16/2017 2:50:28 PM     (No. 11158519)

Un-American? Nonsense. He´s simply speaking his mind. What could be more American than that? And as far as it being no laughing matter, you´re right - and if your smart you´ll stop horsing around and take your journalistic duties - and Trump - more seriously, instead of treating him as if he were the class clown.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: rochow, 2/16/2017 2:51:12 PM     (No. 11158522)

Chuckie Todd, put diapers on, you will need them! Get this you lying schemer, a President as well as citizens, we have the right to turn the button of not to have to listen to your pack of lies. Ditto for your lefty printed rags starting with the NYSlime, don´t bother to use them even for dog pooh pickup! Get it?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: OBX Pete, 2/16/2017 2:52:50 PM     (No. 11158523)

Chuckie! Chuckie! Chuckie! Of course you don´t like what Trump said. It is you and your dishonest type that he is talking about.

Either change your lying ways or get used to it bubba´ !!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 2/16/2017 2:53:24 PM     (No. 11158525)

After eight years of stenography for the 0bama regime, the press deserves everything it gets. I hope media like ABCNBCCBSNYTLATWapo are destroyed and then replaced by responsible journalism. We need the press as watchdogs over goobermint at all levels, but the newspapers and networks we have now are guilty of journalistic malpractice.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: oldmagnolia, 2/16/2017 2:55:30 PM     (No. 11158532)

No Chickie it is not un-American. What YOU are doing is Anti-American. Freedom of the press does not mean freedom to lie.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Penney, 2/16/2017 2:56:05 PM     (No. 11158534)

If the press would stop presenting biased & adversarial personal commentaries instead of authentic journalistic factual NEWS reports, they wouldn´t be marginalizing themselves into irrelevance with the American people. -We see them doing it with their each & every word! Pres. Trump simply is too honest & too direct for them but THAT is exactly why we love this President. He tells it like it is. This President is a COURAGEOUS & honorable leader! The press is lost in LaLaLand.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: mickturn, 2/16/2017 2:56:07 PM     (No. 11158535)

Get this Todd, the PRESS sucks, they are liars and nasty and all they want to do is damage Trump and they do it by lying and creating FAKE news!

Get a freekin clue moron, we see all of this and YOU are the Joke so it is, to us, a Laughing Matter...to you it´s serious but you just can´t be honest. How hard is that...apparently for the Press it´s IMPOSSIBLE! STUFF IT!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Vaquero45, 2/16/2017 2:57:12 PM     (No. 11158541)

The louder they scream....the better it´s working!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: convert, 2/16/2017 2:57:25 PM     (No. 11158542)

The press has no idea, still, STILL, that Trump´s win is due in some part to the complete hatred of the press/the elites that average Americans have. I hear it in doctor´s offices, grocery stores, online, everywhere. "Real" people hate their smug, arrogant, condescending, heavily biased ways.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Mr. Know-It-All, 2/16/2017 2:58:57 PM     (No. 11158544)

Just like the bratty little kid who continuously aggravates his older sibling, then when said older sibling has had enough and retaliates the little brat goes crying to mommy.

Stuff it, you twerp! You have been nothing but a leftist shill for decades. You are the one undermining the American system by becoming a willing propaganda dispenser for the left.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: thomthomp, 2/16/2017 3:01:27 PM     (No. 11158547)

I agree, delegitimizing the press IS un-American. It´s what the press(media)have done to themselves by their blatant partisanship and outright lies.

Trump is like the little boy who points out that the Emperor is wearing no clothes, and the liberal media don´t like people to see them standing around naked.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Freeloader, 2/16/2017 3:04:55 PM     (No. 11158553)

A "laughing matter"?...How about young Charles D. "Chuckie" Todd, who in a sane world would be stacking bananas at Walmart this afternoon, "serving" as the Political Director for NBC Fake News?

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Reply 17 - Posted by: rinohunter, 2/16/2017 3:05:36 PM     (No. 11158556)

Chuck Dolt needs some diapers, play-doh, crayons and a rubber room. What a sissy.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: jasmine, 2/16/2017 3:06:26 PM     (No. 11158557)

I´m more troubled by the legacy media´s efforts to delegitimize our current president, than I am by President Trump calling out inaccurate, unfair, and biased reporting.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Kayworthy, 2/16/2017 3:09:21 PM     (No. 11158564)

The only thing Chuck Todd has going is he´s not CNN.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: god of irony, 2/16/2017 3:09:37 PM     (No. 11158565)

This same Chuck Todd that threw a dinner party for the Clinton staff.

It´s cute how he still thinks that he is the press when the rest of us see him as a political operative.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: saryden, 2/16/2017 3:12:33 PM     (No. 11158571)

Speaking of laughing matters... President Trump at times used humor in his press conference... loved it! He did a great job of speaking to the people.
BTW, are those gold drapes the Islamic-styled ones Ozero had installed? They may be bugged to provide the leaks... they are not a flattering color, for sure, and have a distracting pattern.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: citizen, 2/16/2017 3:13:28 PM     (No. 11158574)

So who´s laughing? Oh yeah, I am.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: GomerShabazz, 2/16/2017 3:18:54 PM     (No. 11158581)

Me Too! (side hurts)

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Grambo, 2/16/2017 3:20:52 PM     (No. 11158583)

“I never did give them hell. I just told the truth, and they thought it was hell.”

? Harry Truman

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Holeymoses, 2/16/2017 3:23:08 PM     (No. 11158584)

It wasn´t meant to be humorous Chuck, it was meant to expose your ways and put you fabricators on notice to shape up. The public is getting more and more fed up with your slanted views and made up sources.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: trackman999, 2/16/2017 3:28:14 PM     (No. 11158591)

# 16 Don´t dump on working for Wal-Mart. It´s honest work which is a lot more than you can say for the MSM. They get paid to lie.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 2/16/2017 3:40:14 PM     (No. 11158606)

The only thing lower than a beggar is a left-wing journalist.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: leonardo, 2/16/2017 4:15:49 PM     (No. 11158645)

UP-Chuck Todd himself is "the laughing matter" and is un-American.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: judy, 2/16/2017 4:15:56 PM     (No. 11158646)

Chuck, Trump was not delegitimization the press you do that very good all by yourself!

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Reply 30 - Posted by: athina, 2/16/2017 4:52:03 PM     (No. 11158683)

Is Chuck Todd or anyone from CNN on record condemning Obama for singling out Fox News as an illegimate news organization? He did it repeatedly over the 8 years.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: harper, 2/16/2017 4:55:39 PM     (No. 11158685)

History similarly "delegitimized" Hitler, Stalin, Mao and Fidel by honestly recording their actions.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: BeatleJeff, 2/16/2017 4:56:54 PM     (No. 11158688)

Sorry, they delegitimized themselves when they chose sides and became advocates for the left-wing cause.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: redwhite&blue2, 2/16/2017 5:00:34 PM     (No. 11158692)

Mister President, what´s your favorite tree?

Hey, Trump, when did you stop beating Melania?

We know you lap dog rump-swabs.
We know you coddled Bathhouse Bisexual Barry for eight long years...Now in just a matter of a few weeks you´ve constantly attacked our President and his White House, which makes you dolts out to be childish idiot liars....
You certainly ARE a laughing matter!
Chuck U. Toad is an asshat of little common sense but all lefty pc agenda, a born liar!

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Reply 34 - Posted by: Muguy, 2/16/2017 5:18:52 PM     (No. 11158703)

Why give the means of your own self-destruction to those who would do you in?

Why give the enemy the any ground by submitting to being publicly humiliated with false innuendos and stories?

The press´ lack of integrity to report the FACTS is hurting them. Mr. Trump doesn´t play that game and isn´t flattered by these idiots.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: Grant Hodges, 2/16/2017 5:35:54 PM     (No. 11158715)

Let us all remember that CNN passed questions for the debates to Hillary.

They are illegitimate on every level, and deserving of whatever the Donald feels like dishing out.

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Reply 36 - Posted by: dudette4freedom, 2/16/2017 5:47:37 PM     (No. 11158723)

you know what IS a laughing matter? is the ridiculous man-wannabe chuckie todd w that pathetic scraggly goatee to make up for his hair loss.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: Bubby, 2/16/2017 5:51:05 PM     (No. 11158726)

Hey chuck I can´t stop laughing! I hope you read the all comments on this article to gain an understanding just how much you and your colleagues are loathed by WTP.

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Reply 38 - Posted by: techwreck, 2/16/2017 6:10:25 PM     (No. 11158742)


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Reply 39 - Posted by: Newtsche, 2/16/2017 6:14:29 PM     (No. 11158748)

Everyone gets it, the press delegitimize their "mission" and the special privilege granted them in the Constitution.




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Reply 40 - Posted by: nihtwael, 2/16/2017 6:41:17 PM     (No. 11158785)

Oh, it most certainly IS a laughing matter, little Chuckles! It´s hilarious--I´m in tears here!

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Reply 41 - Posted by: bobn.t, 2/16/2017 6:44:03 PM     (No. 11158789)

It´s not a laughing matter.
It´s a very serious matter because our country depends (or should depend) on the press to report the facts accurately - not half truths, twisted truths, or outright lies.
The press be damned.
Go Trump.
Give´m hell in front of the world for all to see.

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Reply 42 - Posted by: Uno, 2/16/2017 7:05:21 PM     (No. 11158815)

#41 - I hear ya, but I have to point out that the press in this country hasn´t been telling the truth for the entire 21st century! I will admit it has gotten worse since Jeremiah Wright´s “God-Damn America”-hating, taqiyah sunrise-drinking, Gay-obsessed, ankle-grabbing, sheet-grabbing, pillow-biting, radical Communist-Organizing Maladroit Marxist Muzlim Mallard started feeding them crap-sadwiches for eight years, but honestly I´ve had little respect for the National news since the 70s and no respect for them at all since the Monica Lewinsky scandal when they tried to bury it for weeks. Drudge was reporting the facts while they were poo-pooing Matt. Well look who turned out to be right!

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Reply 43 - Posted by: BarryNo, 2/16/2017 7:18:07 PM     (No. 11158827)

Trump is only identifying hacks and propagandists. If they happen to carry and alphabet soup label, shame on them.

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Reply 44 - Posted by: NYbob, 2/16/2017 9:54:37 PM     (No. 11158965)

Hillary told him to say that. Hey Chuck, Rudy says hi and is wondering why you haven´t asked him back on your little show. Still loving your last interview with him. Watching you twist and squirm when he made you stay on point till he corrected the twisted impression you tried, but failed, to create, was delicious.

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Reply 45 - Posted by: broken01, 2/17/2017 7:40:23 AM     (No. 11159177)

Poor pathetic UpChuck Toad. Let me clue you in Scooby Doo. President Trump´s treatment of you and the rest of the Democrat jock sniffers was a long time coming. You and your cohorts started delegitimizing your "profession" back in the 90s when the Dope from Hope flopped into the WH. You and the lib-presstitutes really took it up a notch when the Republicans won the House back in 94. Clinton was a angel and Gingrich was the devil incarnate who would take lofos welfare checks. Bush was evil and deserved death but Obama was the greatest thing since sliced cheese. Now in 2017 we have a president who will NOT let you get away with your obvious bias. Your network Toad has been bad enough but when your fellow network actually got involved in a presidential election what was un-American not a laughing matter? You better put you democrat kneepads away F-Chuck Toad get some depends and tissues. It´s going to be a long 8 years for you and the rest of your buddies. That alone makes this a laughing matter.

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BBC News, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 2/22/2017 9:31:31 AM     Post Reply
A Mexican man has apparently taken his own life just half an hour after being deported from the United States. Guadalupe Olivas Valencia, 45, jumped from a bridge at the border after he was deported for the third time. He was found unconscious next to a plastic bag with his belongings and died in hospital a short while later. His death came as the Trump administration issued new guidelines to widen the net for deporting illegal immigrants from the US. (Snip) Mr Olivas was a native of Sinaloa, one of Mexico's most violent states and the stronghold of the cartel formerly led by jailed drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman.

Mika Brzezinski: Media’s Job Is to
‘Control Exactly What People Think’

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Washington Free Beacon, by Chandler Gill    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 2/22/2017 11:51:03 AM     Post Reply
(Video) MSNBC´s Mika Brzezinski criticized President Donald Trump on Wednesday for undermining the media´s message by creating his own facts, adding that the "job" of the media is to "control exactly what people think." Brzezinski made the comment on "Morning Joe" after co-host Joe Scarborough said that he agreed with a panelist´s view that Trump supporters are wondering why people are so upset over what the president is doing since he is implementing exactly what he campaigned on. "What Yamiche [Alcindor] said is what I hear from all the Trump supporters that I talk to, who were Trump voters and

Trump May Kill Off AmeriCorps,
a Bill Clinton Creation

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PJ Media, by Tom Knighton    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 2/21/2017 7:22:14 PM     Post Reply
AmeriCorps sounded like a good idea. Create a program where American youth could basically earn free college by working and helping their communities. On the surface -- and if you don´t understand the inherent issue with any government program -- it sounds like a great way to help people get their educations. The program -- which never reached the level its creator Bill Clinton envisioned -- now finds itself on the chopping block along with other left-wing darlings such as the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities. College officials are freaking out: The Trump administration is circulating

Why Trump´s immigration crackdown
could sink U.S. home prices

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Bloomberg News, by Prashant Gopal    Original Article
Posted By: NorthernDog- 2/22/2017 10:45:55 AM     Post Reply
In San Francisco, an Indian software engineer on a work permit canceled plans to bid on a $900,000 home. In Washington, a Brazilian nonprofit executive passed on a fixer-upper near her office. And, in Mesa, Arizona, a 24-year-old son of undocumented Mexican immigrants won the trust of a bank -- a green light for a mortgage -- but now fears deportation. President Donald Trump’s immigration policies threaten to crack a foundation of the American economy: the residential real estate market. Legal and otherwise, immigrants, long a pillar of growth in homebuying, are no longer feeling the warm welcome and optimism

Found: The star system with SEVEN Earth-
like planets - three of which could support
alien life just 39 light years away

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Daily Mail (UK), by Harry Pettit    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 2/22/2017 3:51:27 PM     Post Reply
Astronomers have spotted a star system with planets that could support life just 39 light years away. Seven Earth-like planets have been discovered orbiting nearby dwarf star ´Trappist-1´, and all of them could have water at their surface, one of the key components of life. Three of the planets have such good conditions, that scientists say life may have already evolved on them. Researchers claim that they will know whether or not there is life on any of the planets within a decade, and said ´this is just the beginning.´ No other star system discovered before has been found to

Move Left, Democrats
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New York Times, by Steve Phillips    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 2/21/2017 12:33:11 PM     Post Reply
The Democratic National Committee will choose its next leader on Saturday, and when it does it should choose a leader who will resist the pressure to pursue the wrong white people. (Snip) That is the white flight that should most concern the next D.N.C. chairman, because those voters make up a more promising way to reclaim the White House. The way to win them back is by being more progressive, not less. To be clear, all white voters matter. But Democrats must make tough, data-driven decisions about how to prioritize their work. Right now, too many are using bad math and

Lesbian falls in love with man,
becomes world´s first lesbian

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American Thinker, by Ed Straker    Original Article
Posted By: PageTurner- 2/22/2017 10:43:55 AM     Post Reply
A lesbian named Ash Fisher surprised herself by falling in love with a man! Even though she is in a relationship with him, however, she still maintains she is a lesbian. I have a femme tattoo on my arm, which was sticked-and-poked by a fellow queer on another queer´s couch during Pride. I run a queer feminist comedy show called "Man Haters." Much of my standup act revolves around my queerness. Basically, I´m super gay. Before meeting him, I identified not just as queer, but as a dyke.

Oscars Poll: 60 Percent of Americans Can´t
Name One Best Picture Nominee

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Hollywood Reporter, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 2/22/2017 4:56:46 PM     Post Reply
A THR and National Research Group survey reveals how little the average moviegoing citizen knows about this year´s Oscars. Yes, you read that headline correctly — come hell or high water, six out of 10 Americans could not name a single best picture nominee, according to a new poll commissioned by The Hollywood Reporter that canvassed moviegoers on both sides of the political fence. But, hidden in the figures, there is some good news for the Academy: Seven in 10 respondents say they’ll be watching the Oscars anyway. (Video) THR’s poll — conducted by the National Research Group, which in

Reporting? Liberal Media Have Much More
in Mind Than That

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American Thinker, by Joe Schaeffer    Original Article
Posted By: steveW- 2/21/2017 4:15:15 AM     Post Reply
The mainstream media have stepped up their complaints about President Trump amid pious howls mostly about the First Amendment. The issue, however, has nothing to do with that. It´s that these organizations are openly asserting a right to define, control and impose their world-view on us. That´s the real problem. To start, they are defining what is and isn´t offensive in America today, claiming they can make those designations even while admitting they don´t have all the facts, and that you, the reader, deserve to lose your job if you fall outside of the rigid box they construct. There are numerous

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