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February 05, 2009

Awesome! Democratic Senator Sez....It's Time To Impose The Fairness Doctrine "Accountability" On Talk Radio

Debbie Stabenow (D-UAW) took a few minutes off from raiding the treasury on behalf of failing auto unions to say that is time to bring some 'accountability' to talk radio.

I think itís absolutely time to pass a standard. Now, whether itís called the Fairness Standard, whether itís called something else ó I absolutely think itís time to be bringing accountability to the airwaves. I mean, our new president has talked rightly about accountability and transparency. You know, that we all have to step up and be responsible. And, I think in this case, there needs to be some accountability and standards put in place.

How's this for transparency you idiot...people like to listen to conservative talk radio and not so much for liberals. There, transparent enough? If you want the numbers call up Arbitron, I'm sure they'll be happy to help you out.

I love how Bill Press is agitating for this. It's the only way a fool like him will last on radio...if someone is forced to hire him.

And if conservative talk radio 'overwhelms people's opinions' (as Stabenow says), how exactly did the Democrats manage to take control of the Executive and Legislative branches of government?

Somebody should write a book about this kind of illiberal thinking. Maybe they could call is "Liberal Fascism" or something like that.

Coming soon: Ace of Spades Underground Blog from the reeducation camp! See you there.

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