[Marxism] What a bunch of ingrates

Joseph Catron jncatron at gmail.com
Wed Sep 12 11:45:22 MDT 2012

On Wed, Sep 12, 2012 at 3:37 AM, Louis Proyect <lnp3 at panix.com> wrote:

It is believed the protest was held over a US-produced film that is said to
> be insulting to the Prophet Muhammad.

Sloppy, irresponsible hearsay disguised as journalism. "It is believed ..."
"It has been reported ..." Who believes, who has reported, and based on

Make a list of the media reporting this way. There might be something that
hasn't yet been publicized and will prove me wrong, but I predict they'll
look pretty stupid within 24 hours.

US officials have already claimed that the attack had been planned in


Oh, and as long as I'm talking about the uselessness of Western reporters,
there's probably no such person as "Sam Bacile":


"Hige sceal þe heardra, heorte þe cenre, mod sceal þe mare, þe ure mægen

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