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  •  I think that purpose of the press is to (4+ / 0-)
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    Raggedy Ann, jgnyc, hmi, peptabysmal

    indulge the proclivities of those who control it. It has always been that way and there is nothing in the Declaration of Independence nor in the original Constitution to dispute it. The press is mentioned in the Bill of Rights but only to proclaim that it should be free to do whatever it damn well pleases even if it should lie to the People.

    There are many things that we misinterpret about the Constitution and our strong belief in these erroneous interpretations have worked against us and for the elites who control our nation.

    Might and Right are always fighting, in our youth it seems exciting. Right is always nearly winning, Might can hardly keep from grinning. -- Clarence Day

    by hestal on Wed Mar 13, 2013 at 03:13:10 PM PDT

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