Dear Mainstream Media. . . (from Daily Kos)
Yes, this video-conference was fake. Please consider this in the context of the following:
The WMD justification for the Iraq War was fake.
The claim that Iraq had ties to 9/11 was fake.
The Thanksgiving turkey to the troops was fake.
The photo-op on the U.S.S. Abraham Lincoln was fake.
The Jessica Lynch story was fake.
The Pat Tillman story was fake.
The "compassionate conservative" claim was fake.
The "restoring honor and dignity to the White House" claim was fake.
The proposed cost of the prescription drug bill was fake.
The "ranch" in Crawford is fake.
Jeff Gannon was fake
The town-hall "meetings" on Social Security were fake.
The town-hall campaign "meetings" of 2004 with "real Americans" asking "real questions" were fake.
The domestic terror warnings of 2004 -- particularly the ones immediately following the nomination of John Kerry -- were fake.
The Swift Boat Veterans for "Truth" were fake.
The Niger uranium documents were fake.
Bush's National Guard "service" in Alabama is fake.
White House propaganda masquerading as "news reports" was fake.
The claim that no one in the White House had anything to do with the outing of Valerie Plame was fake.
The claim that Bush wanted to "get to the bottom" of the Plame matter was fake.
Perhaps you now see a pattern and wish to consider this pattern in your future reporting.
The Reality-Based Community