Useful idiots

I know some of you saw me respond to an idiotic liberal critic on our Facebook page and were wondering, “What’s up with that?” Well, if you are wondering why I broke one of my own cardinal rules of not engaging the trolls, please let me explain.

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Jim Cegielski

Last Thursday, our editorial blasted President Biden for celebrating the “Inflation Reduction Act” while at the same time a new inflation report had the Dow Jones Industrial Average tanking to the tune of 1,200 points in a single day. It was also posted online. Anyone with half of a brain knows that the “Inflation Reduction Act” has nothing to do with inflation and everything to do with runaway government spending on “The New Green Deal.” It’s a continuation of the Biden Administration’s “keep lying to the American public because our useful idiots in the media and on Facebook will continue to defend us without questioning anything.”

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Ghost-of-Bill-Hicks

Not that anyone comes here for professional journalism but we can pretent

Ghost-of-Bill-Hicks

Wow, airing out the family's dirty laundry on your "America's Newspaper", a new low I'd say. And instead of the usual insults, I think a lot of people in your area would be interested to know your thoughts on the Favre/DHS scandal. It's wrong on so many levels and directly effects local people. It's everything you say you hate: wasted tax dollars, corruption, dishonesty. So often this paper is quick to criticize the left but turns a blind eye to the wrongdoing of conservatives. That kind of blind loyalty is far from professional journalism.

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