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Mark Lloyd

Net Neutrality Shifts Into High Gear

Art Brodsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Art Brodsky

Net Neutrality will be the largest telecom fight in since the giveaway Telecom Act was fought out in 1995. In the House, Republicans are already showing they're ready to rumble.

Save Talk Radio!

Sue Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Sue Wilson

It is clear that the "right" has been quietly assembling troops and is now mounting their attack, an attack largely unanticipated by media reformers.

Glenn Beck's Witch Hunt: Who's Next?

Josh Silver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Josh Silver

Emboldened by his success, Mr. Beck, along with Lou Dobbs, Rush Limbaugh and their extremist cohorts are moving on to their next progressive targets.

Time for Beck's Bad-Asses to Back Off of Mark Lloyd

Art Brodsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Art Brodsky

Not to put too fine a point on it, but none of this is in any way connected to reality. Lloyd is no czar, any more than any of the other "czars" targeted by Beck's Bad Boys are "czars."

Jason Linkins

World Net Daily Targets Valerie Jarrett

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

I recently made note of the fact that Fox News contributor Bill Kristol "set up Valerie Jarrett as the right's next target of insane hounding." And lo, as predicted, here are your friends at World Net Daily leading the way.

Glenn Beck's Next Target: Cass Sunstein

washingtonindependent.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As he makes a real impact in pushing conservative fringe attacks on Obama administration officials into the mainstream, Glenn Beck's Twitter feed has ...

Apparently, You CAN Fool All of the People All of the Time

Brian Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Brian Ross

We are a fear-driven culture. There is a large segment of the population that, no matter how well you document it, will not let a good fact get in the way of their fears about health care reform.

It Was Never Fair and Balanced -- Now It's Not Even News

Larry Gellman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Larry Gellman

What we now see on cable TV is nothing resembling news. The entertainers who pose as newsmen now routinely spew lies, distortions, and biased opinions or provide a platforms of legitimacy to the sociopaths who do.