Comment: Taxpayer's subsidized military propaganda

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Taxpayer's subsidized military propaganda

Goebbels would have approved. Media is the missionary promoting the worship of the state. It's a win-win for the movie industry, who can now make schlocky patriotic war films at low cost, thanks to the cooperation of the Pentagon. The only demand is that they put plenty of lipstick on the war pig to make it attractive on screen.

It's sure sign of the times. Venus and Mars are worshiped in today's society, and the media uses both extremes to capture the lowest common denominator in human desires to sell products and maintain ratings.

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"No matter how cynical you get, it's impossible to keep up!
---Lily Tomlin