"The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not." ~~Thomas Jefferson

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Rightful liberty is unobstructed action according to our will within limits drawn around us by the equal rights of others. ~ Thomas Jefferson

"None are so hopelessly enslaved as those who falsely believe they are free." ~~Goethe

16 May 2016

Media and truth...


When I was younger and more naive, I thought the media was honest.  I thought that they had integrity and that the threat of possible media exposure kept people honest.   I guess it doesn't work that way.  Not sure it ever did.


Gleason Long said...

Remember Walter Cronkite? The bastion of truth and honesty. ...Evidently, he was a card carrying Communist Pinko BatRastard Traitorous Friggin Snake.

Blue said...

Aren't they all? Even the "honest" ones?

I do believe that they understood integrity back in the day and were mostly able to separate their personal feelings from their work. Mostly.