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  •  Turner, a Neo Gatsby (5+ / 0-)

    The kind of society that could empower him to have created CNN was always going to end up where we are now and where we're headed.

    The guy's got some great ideas, has had some great ideas. However a humane and responsible society is not supportable by the kind of economy that creates Ted Turners.

    Long before CNN, when he was trifling with an America's Cup class yacht to win the world ocean racing championship (the analogue would be adapting a top line Rolls Royce for a Lunar mission), our economy was sufficiently sick that his CNN necessarily had a very time-limited viability.

    We are called to speak for the weak, for the voiceless, for victims of our nation and for those it calls enemy.... --ML King "Beyond Vietnam"

    by Gooserock on Sat Dec 21, 2013 at 07:25:22 PM PST

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