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Before there was ‘fake news’ there was Judith Miller

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Current theater critic and Fox News commentator Judith Miller is undoubtedly best known for her fact-free reporting on Saddam Hussein’s “weapons of mass destruction” for the New York Times that helped create the pretext for the 2003 war in Iraq. So it was rather odd yesterday when Miller criticized President Obama’s decision to commute the sentence of Chelsea Manning by wondering, “How many people died because of Manning’s leak?” The quick answer is none, but the internet wasn’t going to let Miller off that easy.

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Maybe there is a medical condition associated with this woman’s lack of awareness. Someone should remind her that before she goes to sleep tonight, just remember the one million dead and the grieving millions her lies caused. But then her condition might mean she also does not care.

That Miller woman, I am sad to say, is missing something between the neck bone and the follicles.

KEITH OLBERMANN- “Judith Miller’s inability to recognize the fact or breadth of her own body count is one of the great rationalizations of history” I think that Keith Olbermann and Judith Miller have more in common than either would care to admit. When it comes to irrational insanity nothing tops Olbermann’s pre-Electoral College “coup” rant. http://insider.foxnews.com/2016/12/13/keith-olbermann-donald-trump-puppet-vladimir-putin-russia I link to a good discussion of the bogus intel report and “fake news” propaganda blitz involving Chris Hedges,… Read more »

Judith Miller – a true ‘Israeli Lobby-fake news’ heroine

Let’s compare Arnon Moses to a US media owner like Dan Abrams, let’s compare the corruption case against Netanyahu to what the Israeli Lobby does to the US media owners The amazing thing to me currently is the clear parallels between the bribery cases against Netanyahu with Arnon Mozes and the coereced suppression (worse than what Bibi was doing to/with Moses) of the American media regarding reporting on Israel and Palestine The US media has… Read more »