Tag Archives: Rush Limbaugh

2014 HEAD AND HEART AWARD!

July 3, 2014  By Jack Jodell. Those who follow this blog regularly know I have had the tendency to focus on many of the problems our country faces as well as on those whom I believe have helped cause those problems, either … Continue reading

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HEROES AND HEROINES, 2014!

Jan. 4, 2014  By Jack Jodell. HAPPY NEW YEAR, everybody! I thought I’d start this new year on a positive note. Lord knows, this blog has spent a very long time focusing on the negative aspects of our government, economy, … Continue reading

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MASTERS OF MASS DECEPTION (Part 1): SEAN HANNITY

Aug. 16, 2013  By Jack Jodell. With this post, I begin an intermittent new feature. It will be devoted to those figures in mass media who have built their entire professional careers by skillfully telling one lie after another either to achieve … Continue reading

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WHAT THIS COUNTRY REALLY NEEDS…

June 19. 2013  By Jack Jodell.  It was 1917. In Washington, D.C., a long-winded Senator was pontificating about the various things he thought the country desperately needed at that time. He went on and on and on (as Senators often … Continue reading

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THE TRUE HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES!

February 25, 2013  By Jack Jodell. This being the age of information, we are literally swamped with trivia, advertising, and a sorry lot of DISinformation as well as an ample supply of useful and factual data, all thanks to the internet … Continue reading

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TIME TO DUMP THE TEA PARTY OVERBOARD! (Part Three)

January 27, 2013  By Jack Jodell The Tea Party-infested reactionary Republican Party is justifiably doing a lot of soul-searching these days. It is still stunned by its failure to defeat President Obama and take control of the Senate. Its unwillingness to really … Continue reading

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THE NATIONAL ELECTION OF 2012, IN PICTURES

  November 26, 2012  By Jack Jodell Need I say more? YOU’RE HIRED:                     YOU’RE FIRED!        

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AN ANALYSIS OF TV NEWS – FROM 1958 (PART III)!

Aug. 14, 2012  By Jack Jodell Here is the third and final part of a truly visionary speech delivered to the Radio and Television News Directors Association by the late, great, iconic Edward R. Murrow.on October 15, 1058. I have … Continue reading

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HEROES OF AMERICAN JOURNALISM (Part Two)

Aug. 3, 2012   By Jack Jodell We have seen a great many things decline in this country over the past few decades, from civility in politics to working persons’ real disposable income. Regrettably, this decline has even affected American journalism, where … Continue reading

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TIME FOR MAINSTREAM AMERICA TO PULL THE PLUG ON THE FAR-RIGHT!

July 3, 2012  By Jack Jodell Maybe it’s just the sweltering summer heat, but I have HAD IMY FILL with the extremist far-right in this country! That’s right: HAD IT! Yes, I’ve had my fill of Sarah Palin, Michael Savage, Glenn Beck, … Continue reading

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