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Bill Moyers
Journalist, public commentator.


U.S. officials shouldn’t wear flag pins

“When I see flags sprouting on official lapels, I think of the time in China when I saw Mao’s Little Red Book on every officials desk, omnipresent and unread.”

Source: Shut Up and Sing – How Elites from Hollywood, Politics, and the UN Are Subverting America, by Laura Ingraham, 2003, page 13.
Hardcopy: Copy of page 13 from Ingraham’s book.
Where: During his TV program “Now.”
When: February 2003.
Contributor: AIM

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Media is the watchdog

“If the watchdog doesn’t bark, how do you know there’s a burglar in the basement? And the press is supposed to be a watchdog. I’ll put it another way: if you think that the fire department in your neighborhood is in collusion with the arsonist, you want to know about it. And the fact of the matter is, in the build-up to the [Iraq] war the watchdog didn’t bark and the fire department- in this case the press- was in cahoots with the arsonist.”

Source: “Notable Quotables,” Media Research Center, May 7, 2007, page 2.
Hardcopy: Copy of “Notable Quotables” page 2.
Where: Promoting his anti-Bush special (Buying the War) on PBS’s Tavis Smiley.
When: April 23, 2007.
Contributor: AIM

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George Bush is destroying the U.S.

“[The Bush presidency is causing the] deliberate, intentional destruction of the United States of America.”

Source: Bankrupt -- The Intellectual and Moral Bankruptcy of Today's Democratic Party, by David Limbaugh, 2006, page 230.
Hardcopy: Copy of page 230 from Limbaugh's book.
Where: During a speech at the Democrats' Take Back America conference.
When: June 2003.
Contributor: AIM.

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