MSM Not So Intelligent
By Tom Niewulis (The Younger)
Thomas Sowell: “Intellect is not wisdom… Wisdom is the fulfillment of the ancient admonition, “With all your getting, get understanding.” … George Orwell said that some ideas are so foolish that only an intellectual could believe them, for no ordinary man could be such a fool.”
Over the last month in particular I’ve watched the White House Press Briefings and have reaffirmed a twenty-year belief that one must be a socialist or communist dupe to be a member of the ‘Main Stream Media’ – MSM. It never stops amazing me that both F. A. Hayek and T. Sowell got it so correct when they classified the media in general as, my summation, self-aggrandizing ideological intelligentsia – by category and not reality.
I really have to take you down a path that I rarely go down. The need for this has become so obvious in my personal studies not only of the Founders but also of the Bible that it is a journey that must be taken. After studying the Bible for about forty years with searches in original language and historical/geographical context; I believe I have a good sense as to what it says in relation to the present relevance of God acting in humanity, in time – space continuum and geo-political society in general.
So you wonder, ‘what’s that got to do with the ‘main stream media’ not being so intelligent?’ Continue reading