Tag Archives: Iran

Now We Know!

Remember this blogpost from July 28th? I don’t know if you’ve noticed on your television programs how many times a commercial comes up saying that the nuclear treaty deal with Iran is a bad idea. It’s very well produced and cites negative facts that Iran has violated over the years. I saw the same commercial five times in a two-hour span in my television market. That’s called saturation and it is designed to subliminally influence our thinking. In very small print at the bottom of the…

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Big Brother Tactics

I don’t know if you’ve noticed on your television programs how many times a commercial comes up saying that the nuclear treaty deal with Iran is a bad idea. It’s very well produced and cites negative facts that Iran has violated over the years. I saw the same commercial five times in a two hour span in my television market. That’s called saturation and it is designed to subliminally influence our thinking. In very small print at the bottom of the screen and at the…

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Huckabee

I am a nearly 74-year old retired reporter who has been covering and or who is aware of the American political process and political antics since the early 1960’s. I was National Correspondent for Metromedia Television covering Congress and I was an accredited White House correspondent during the Nixon administration. I knew and conversed with many of the nation’s political leaders. I say this only to offer a credential of observational and experiential ability as a former practicing journalist in the national arena. Presidential candidate…

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The Iranian Deal

The Iranian deal is done, at least as far as the negotiators are concerned. I have not read it yet, BUT… Now it up to the United States to either embrace the negotiated settlement or scuttle it. Politics will play a prominent role in the spin and in the vote. Each country participating in the negotiations had their self-interest as their primary motivation for a yea or nay on the final deal. Russia already has said it will now conclude a sale of a sophisticated…

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