Bahamas discover Fake News

Discussion in 'Off-topic Political' started by Taurus92, Nov 22, 2017.

  1. Taurus92

    Taurus92 Well-Known Member

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    http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-11-22/bahamas-prime-minister-blasts-us-cable-news
    Bahamas Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis addressed the Third Annual Press Club Awards Banquet

    His quotes:
    The article also notes.
     
  2. Savannah Dan

    Savannah Dan Cross-drawer

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    "The 24-hour cable news shows in the United States have in a number of ways led to a lessening of standards that would not have been allowed in previous times. There has been a considerable blurring of reporting and commentary"

    24-hour cable news is almost all 'speculating'.
     

  3. Taurus92

    Taurus92 Well-Known Member

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    Speculating? That's an interesting way to look at it. Probably wouldn't have been my first choice of words. :)
     
  4. RedDawnTheMusical

    RedDawnTheMusical Well-Known Member

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    D. Speculate
    /'spekyəˌlāt/
    verb (used without object), speculated, speculating
    formulate a theory or conjecture and state it as substantiated fact without any evidence whatsoever to advance a progressive/liberal political philosophy or belief

    SOURCE: Democratic National Committee Dictionary (Unabridged)

    Yup - it checks out.
     
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  5. Taurus92

    Taurus92 Well-Known Member

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    I see what you did there.