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Tinseltown’s Propaganda Problem
Tribune Media Services Inc., by Jonah Goldberg

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 1/29/2014 7:29:05 AM

The legendary media tycoon William Randolph Hearst believed America needed a strongman and that Franklin D. Roosevelt would fit the bill. He ordered his newspapers to support FDR and the New Deal. At his direction, Hearst’s political allies rallied around Roosevelt at the Democratic convention, which some believe sealed the deal for Roosevelt’s nomination. But all that wasn’t enough. Hearst also believed the voters had to be made to see what could be gained from a president with a free hand. So he financed the film Gabriel Over the White House, starring Walter Huston. The film depicts an FDR look-alike

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: smcchk, 1/29/2014 9:00:52 AM     (No. 9710039)

Liberals just love dictators, don´t they? They really don´t like the messy, little people running their own lives, freedom thing.

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