Franklin D. Roosevelt “Repetition does not transform a lie into a truth.” Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1939 Advertisements Share this:PrintEmailTweetMoreWhatsAppShare on TumblrTelegramPocketLike this:Like Loading... Related 7 thoughts on “Franklin D. Roosevelt” Add yours Yes it does. Yes it does. Yes it…….. Ok. No it doesn’t. Franklin was so smart to marry Eleanore! 😉 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Yes he was smart to marry Eleanor. LikeLike Reply Roseylinn, that contradicts the Fox News paradigm. It works as follows: Pundit A says something without proof. Politician A echoes what Pundit A said. Pundit B repeats what Politician A said. Fox News reports this saying there is a trend supporting said claim. Politician A is now more certain as his opinion is validated, so it must be correct. No proof still. Keith LikeLike Reply https://thelastofthemillenniums.wordpress.com/2015/10/28/the-stupid-party-right-wing-morons-foxs-sean-hannity-cites-hoax-website-donald-trump-cites-hannity/ Here is a very recent example of the above in action. It is also not a rare occurrence. LikeLike Reply It’s like they forgot what they learned in class about citing sources and being discriminatory about what sources are valid and which should be discarded. It’s one reason I look for documented sources for information on professional news sites and on blogs. LikeLike Reply I’ve seen that phenomenon on the nightly news. Sometimes it is their own reporters who ad lib or make a commentary on the news story and it gets added in as being fact. There are many examples. LikeLike Reply Unfortunately, too many examples. Another big beef I have with network news is they do not cross their sponsors and sometimes enable them. Easy example – have you ever noticed the authors on the CBS Good Morning News appear when they have released book from CBS’ sister company? Not that the author is not newsworthy, but that is publicity. LikeLike Reply Thoughts? Share below :-) Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (Address never made public) Name Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) w Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.