Tuesday, September 28, 2010

The smartest president in decades

Obama comments on Murdoch's empire ...
'Destructive' Fox News And The 'Darker' Parts Of The Tea Party: Obama's Rolling Stone Interview | TPMDC 
... The golden age of an objective press was a pretty narrow span of time in our history. Before that, you had folks like Hearst who used their newspapers very intentionally to promote their viewpoints. I think Fox is part of that tradition -- it is part of the tradition that has a very clear, undeniable point of view. It's a point of view that I disagree with. It's a point of view that I think is ultimately destructive for the long-term growth of a country that has a vibrant middle class and is competitive in the world...
I am grateful he's willing to be president.

Murdoch is anti-civilization. Maybe he's trying to avert the singularity by collapsing America. Hey, it explains a lot.

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