H. L. Mencken said that Puritanism was “the haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy.” Why do the reactionary among us have that haunting fear that government somewhere, somehow may hold the solution for our problems?
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Tagged As: Chancler, John Birch Society, Los Angeles Times, PBS, right-wing | Categories: Media, Politics | 1 Comment
On Monday evening, October 5, 2009, I watch the PBS program “Inventing LA: The Chandlers and Their Times.” Knowing about the quality reporting attributed to the Los Angeles Times in recent times, I decided to watch this program. With its recognized quality today (even after a buyout from Chicago), I was a bit surprised to [...]