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The End of Propaganda?

The FCC is doing something unusual.  Instead of acting like footsoldiers for corporate America, they are imposing fines on a broadcaster for pushing State-paid propaganda.   FCC Pushes Ahead with ‘No Child Left Behind’ Fines Sonshine, Sinclair Broadcast Group Fined for Airing The Right Side with Armstrong Williams, America’s Black Forum, Respectively By John Eggerton…

One Of These Statements is Wrong

The headline: Federal Deficit Sharply Lower. The text: The lower year-to-date deficit was the result of a record of $2.12 trillion in revenues. Spending, however, was higher — $2.27 trillion, which also marked an all-time high. So we spent more than we brought in, but the deficit is lower?