The big liberal think tank, the Brookings Institution, has published a new study on “income inequality.” The intent was obviously to give Obama and Democrats talking points for the midterms.
RUSH: So yesterday, ladies and gentlemen, I told you that the media would not be upset over this FCC idea of monitors in newsrooms. And I further told you -- and I admit this was a guess, but it was an educated guess -- that I wouldn't be surprised if I found out that a journalism school was actually behind this idea. I mentioned to you that there wouldn't be any protests from journalists or journalism schools... I am a renowned authority -- one of the world's foremost -- regarding the left; I'm never wrong about them. And yet, even now, after 25 years of demonstrable proof of that assertion, I'm still doubted.
RUSH: Bob Beckel has confirmed that journalists of all three sexes are sleeping with their sources in Washington and have been for years. The subject has been popularized by the latest season of House of Cards.
RUSH: I ended up doing an exhaustive search, and here are the fruits of that labor. It's actually from almost a year ago, January 27, 2013... Here's her quote: "Our private media cannot fill that gap. In fact, our private media, particularly cultural programming, often works at counter purposes to what we truly are as Americans and what our values are. I remember having an Afghan general tell me that the only thing he thought about Americans is that all the men wrestled and the women walked around in bikinis because the only TV he ever saw was Baywatch and World Wide Wrestling."
RUSH: There is shocking news out of New York. I don't know how shocking it is, but it's really bad... In 2012, there were more black babies killed by abortion (31,328) in New York City than were born there (24,758).
RUSH: You can walk down the hall at your average j-school, it doesn't matter where it is, and ask the students, "Why are you here?" And they'll tell you, "I want to change the world!"
RUSH: Gosh, I am so envious. If I would have done something like that...
RUSH: The story of the unity of the TV journalists when that all got going and the print people? That was crucial to creating a unified journalist (so-called journalist) community of today.
RUSH: If you're the Regime, whatever you're doing, the country is asleep and not noticing. So why would you stop?