Posts Tagged ‘ Good Morning America ’

Missed Connections (Ted Cruz Flops On GMA)

Missed Connections (Ted Cruz Flops On GMA)

We’ve come to expect dissimulation and manipulation from the news media in our country, especially major commercial and public broadcasting networks, national newspapers and prominent Web aggregators such as the Huffington Post and Buzzfeed. We’ve seen this repeatedly in foreign affairs coverage, which has led to a host of disastrous policy decisions in countries ranging...
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Ted Cruz Hits The Big Apple (GMA Town Hall)

Ted Cruz Hits The Big Apple (GMA Town Hall)

I had the dubious honor of being invited to participate in Good Morning America’s first presidential town hall Monday morning, featuring Senator Cruz and his wife Heidi. Although I did not learn anything new, the experience did reaffirm some preexisting beliefs about both the news media-particularly, the way it frames narratives-as well as Ted...
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The Only Easy Day Was Yesterday

The Only Easy Day Was Yesterday

Most of you are already aware of  the devastating attack on American-led ISAF forces that occurred in Wardak, Afghanistan yesterday. Over thirty American servicemen were killed when their Chinook helicopter crashed, reportedly after being hit by an RPG wielded by the Taliban. In an horrible twist, most of the 22 Navy Seals whose lives...
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