“Things that would have been disprovable myths in times past in America now become conservative truths.”
Things that can be easily disproven outside of conservative America can never be disproven if you live in their closed circuit world on the right.
In the amazing video below, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow focuses on what our favorite climate-decrocker Peter Sinclair calls, “The Greatest Threat to the Planet: The Right Wing Echo Chamber. Maddow explains why a substantial fraction of conservatives and conservative-leaning independents are impervious to the facts:
Maybe T.S. Eliot was wrong. The world doesn’t end either with a bang or a whimper but with the endless repetition of lies and disinformation.
- Howell Raines: “Why has our profession “¦ helped Fox legitimize a style of journalism that is dishonest in its intellectual process, untrustworthy in its conclusions and biased in its gestalt?”
- How the status quo media failed on climate change