View Full Version : Fox Caught Again On Lies Of Union Thuggery

Gayle in MD
03-01-2011, 07:24 PM
This is truly laughable. What kind of twits tune this station in?

No wonder we're in this mess!

<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Quote:</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Fox reporter in Wisconsin victim of yet another "union thug" attack

Most Americans have decided that they support the collective bargaining rights of public employees, and the peaceful demonstrations in Wisconsin have inspired liberals across the nation.<span style='font-size: 14pt'> Which means, of course, that Fox -- the official communications arm of the conservative movement -- has been desperate to paint the entire protest as violent and hateful. (This is the general Rovian principle of political messaging in action: Claim your opponents are the ones truly guilty of whatever they accuse you of being or doing.)</span>

<span style='font-size: 14pt'>Thus far their best effort was video of a guy in Washington, D.C., shoving a camera. But one intrepid Fox reporter is spending his every minute of airtime crafting and expanding on an alternate narrative of the Wisconsin protests themselves. In Mike Tobin's reports from Madison, union thugs and their allies have threatened to break his neck, and even already physically attacked him. Tobin can see the "hate in their eyes." Here's the thrilling neck-threatening incident: </span>
/forums/images/%%GRAEMLIN_URL%%/grin.gifVideo here:

http://www.salon.com/news/fox_news/index...wisconsin_punch (http://www.salon.com/news/fox_news/index.html?story=/politics/war_room/2011/03/01/fox_wisconsin_punch)

03-02-2011, 04:36 AM
So what are the lies?

What's that?

You can't cite a single one?

You fabricated a ridiculous thread title ... again?