News FCC forms task force on media and childhood obesity
Friday Morning Quaterback
As children today spend so much time watching TV and are influenced by the programming and advertising they see, (and which you control) and as the problem of childhood obesity rises, (the FCC has decided to become the media parents.)
News Googling for your information easier thanks to government
East Valley Tribune
Napalitano's deal with Google is wrought with unexpected intrusions into the average mans personal information. The public has no idea the extent of information the government distributes or sells on a daily basis
News Official: Blackwater Contract for Iraq Not Renewed
Breitbart via DrudgeReport
A senior U.S. official says the State Department will not renew Blackwater Worldwide's contract to protect American diplomats in Iraq when it expires in May.
Reference Link LegiStorm: Snooping on the power behind the throne
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News The Coming Media Bailout
www.antiwar.com - Justin Raimondo
It looks like the government is preparing to come to the rescue of the mainstream media. You know the media that is soooo last century and getting its head handed to it by the media of the 21st century. The Feds are preparing to use the Federal Trade Commission, copyright and tax laws to attack the new media outlets.
It seems the corporate state is willing to go to any length to preserve those outlets that unquestioningly parrot the government's lies.
News Spineless Politico Takes Down Obama "Jackass" Video
The Business Insider
Another media outlet too afraid to anger Obama... first it was ABC's rush to remove those "jackass" tweets, and now Politico has removed the video of Obama calling Kanye a "jackass."
News Mexico is outraged over influx of its own citizens
The shoe is on the other foot, and the Mexicans from Sonora don't like it one bit. Can you believe the nerve of these people? It's almost funny.
News Washington Post-ABC News Poll
This Washington Post-ABC News poll was conducted by telephone Oct. 15-18, 2009, among a random national sample of 1,004 adults including users of both conventional and cellular phones. The results from the full survey have a margin of sampling error
Reference Link Bouvier's Law Dictionary
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News Big Paydays for the Chiefs in the Media
New York Times
The media industry may be going through some rough times, with the landscape changing day to day, but at least one aspect is business as usual: big paydays for the people at the top.
News SEC Enforcement Actions Addressing Misconduct that Led To or Arose From The Financial Crisis
Read them and weep.
News SENATOR McCAIN SENDS LETTER URGING THE GOVERNMENT TO HOLD INDIVIDUALS ACCOUNTABLE IN LONDON WHALE
Washington, D.C. U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ) today sent a letter to the Chair of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Mary Jo White, urging the government to hold individuals accountable for their role in JPMorgan Chases $6 bill
News Senate Report: Judges, Doctors Run Disability Scam
A group of corrupt judges, doctors and lawyers for years operated a scheme that approved bogus U.S. government disability benefits worth billions of dollars, according to an astonishing new report made public this week by Congress