For the Media, the Climate of Hate is Always on the Right

I must say that for some decades now, the media have proven to be terrible weather forecasters, always finding the climate of hate on the right, and never seeing it on the left of the political map.

My friend (who picked his moniker “Danube of Thought” from the late Romanian despot Nicolae Ceausescu) documents some of the coverage of the assassination of President Kennedy — murdered by a Communist gunman…


  • simus1

    It is obvious that these prefabricated leftist journo defamation angles to any possible deadly high profile political stories have their “bags already packed, plus fill in a few blanks” and are ready to go when the occasion warrants.

  • Brett_McS

    In the future, machines will do most of the work so there will be no need for humans to do anything much at all: a permanent holiday with virtually limitless resources for everybody. Maybe it will work out, or maybe the quality of human being that is closest to living a permanent holiday with infinite resources today – the Hollywood star – suggests the type of society it will be.

  • tom_billesley

    Islamophobia is the hockey stick of hate.

  • Norman_In_New_York

    A new cable news network has recently debuted in the States, the One America News Network. I am monitoring it to see how much it differs from the others. So far, it appears promising, but it is too early to form an overall judgment. However, its prime time commentator, Graham Ledger, seems to have his head in the right place. I’ll continue to monitor it.

    • roccolore

      I actually like the network. I view it as center-right.

  • MatterEater

    Remember when Chris Brown snuck into Rihianna’s home, restrained her, and beat her, went out for a break, came back and really laid into her with more beatings. She went to the hospital. Wait. I forgot. That’s Sean Penn and Madonna.