Last Friday, Rush Limbaugh talked at length about how the news out of Washington D.C. is manipulated, pretty much scripted, and that very little of “what we hear from day to day really just spontaneously happened that day in all cases.” He was talking specifically about Paul Ryan’s bid for Speaker of the House.
But if you still believe the mainstream media is “independent,” just have a look at this little video, courtesy of the Washington Free Beacon.
It’s one thing to have global tastemakers in the fashion industry decreeing whether hemlines are up or down. At the end of the day, who cares? But in the case of the mainstream media – controlled by the liberal progressives – we’re being told what to believe not only about our elected officials, but what is happening in our nation and abroad.
There’s a set of talking points, and they’re all reading from the same damn playbook.
Michael Brown had his hands up and said “don’t shoot.”
The Benghazi attack was caused by a stupid video.
ISIS is the jayvee team.
And Hillary just had her 10 best days EVER.
[Note: This article was written without talking points by Michele Hickford]