Saturday, April 10, 2010

context matters: Rachel Maddow on the Acorn Tapes


6 comments:

  1. Okay, seriously--there were people who believed that ACORN "expose" in its edited form? How disconnected from reality and the national character do you have to be to fall for that story?

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  2. Welcome to America!

    The weird thing about US media is everyone says it's untrustworthy, and then they trust it. Or at least, trust the branch that most closely favors their bias.

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  3. I'm pretty sure pimps don't really dress like that...

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  4. Serial, they did for a year or two in the early '70s. More evidence that Republicans are at least thirty years behind the times.

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  5. My part of Michigan is about fifty years behind. We haven't made it to the '70s yet.* You'll need to start putting spoiler warnings on any posts referring to fashions or events occurring after 1960. ;)

    *We do have a growing colony of teenaged communists, though. It's quite refreshing. I should really stop snickering behind my hand.

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