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  •  This seems to be typical of right wingers (6+ / 0-)

    all over the world. When they want something they attack a straw man, in this case the BBC, and accuse it of doing exactly what they want to do.

    As Orwell foretold, to let the state enjoy a near-monopoly of information is to guarantee manipulation and distortion.

    We must have a plurality of voices and they must be independent. Yet we have a system in which state-sponsored media - the BBC in particular - grow ever more dominant.

    - James Murdoch

    "He's the one, who likes all our pretty songs. And he likes to sing along. And he likes to shoot his gun. But he knows not what it means" - Kurt Cobain

    by Jeff Y on Sat Jul 16, 2011 at 04:00:53 PM PDT

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