“Not every item of news should be published. Rather must those who control news policies endeavor to make every item of news serve a certain purpose.” ~ Joseph Goebbels
What’s most important?
It has to look good.
It has to send the correct message, one carefully crafted and tuned to support the political agendas and create the right impression.
Isn’t that what it’s all about?
It doesn’t even need to be accurate, especially since facts are mutable and a matter of perception.
Most of us can recall a time when the truth was all important. We grew up with the George Washington and the cherry tree fable. When did we lose touch with reality?
Don’t answer; it’s a rhetorical question.
When we lost touch is not as pertinent as that we did…