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Offline Machiavelli

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July 17, 2014

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Rush Limbaugh already has a conspiracy theory about Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, which crashed earlier today near the border of Ukraine and Russia. He believes that this tragedy, which reportedly killed 295 people, is a great way for the media to stop focusing on the crisis at the border.

He spouted this nonsense during his radio show today. From the show's transcript:

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Really, you're posting Salon bullshit?
"...And these atomic bombs which science burst upon the world that night were strange, even to the men who used them."  H. G. Wells, The World Set Free, 1914

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Why not?

What's wrong with knowing what the other side is saying?
If you can bear to hear the truth you've spoken
Twisted by knaves to make a trap for fools

-- Rudyard Kipling

A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.
-- George Bernard Shaw

Karl Marx is not one of our Founding Fathers.
-- Anonymous

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Why not?

What's wrong with knowing what the other side is saying?

Nothing at all.
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LOL, Salon really fell for Rush's media tweak once again. He even called it when he said it, predicting exactly how the media would spin this. They completely missed the point that he was ripping on them, not a conspiracy about the airliner.
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How to get paid for being an MSM "journalist":

1. Write 100 words criticizing Rush Limbaugh for saying this or that
2. Copy and paste 1900 words from the transcript of Rush's show
3. Cash check
4. Go to medical marijuana parlor and get high with windfall
5. Rinse and repeat
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LOL, Salon really fell for Rush's media tweak once again. He even called it when he said it, predicting exactly how the media would spin this. They completely missed the point that he was ripping on them, not a conspiracy about the airliner.

I love when he does this!   :smokin:
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How to get paid for being an MSM "journalist":

1. Write 100 words criticizing Rush Limbaugh for saying this or that
2. Copy and paste 1900 words from the transcript of Rush's show
3. Cash check
4. Go to medical marijuana parlor and get high with windfall
5. Rinse and repeat


LOL  :laughingdog:


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