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Al-Jazeera television

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by SOG165, Aug 20, 2013.

  1. SOG165

    SOG165 Cent. Or. Member

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    As a subscriber to Dish Network I'm extremely pissed that AL-Jazerra is now on channel 215. While I can't do much about it I'm sending a "flame on" message to Dish and spread the word through sites like this one and other similar ones. Yes I know that I don't have to include that channel on my listing nor have to tune it in but I'm expressing my own personal opinion....

    SOG165
     
  2. Redcap

    Redcap Lewis County, WA Well-Known Member

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    Dafuq?
     
  3. JVK

    JVK West Active Member

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    Try tuning out of your MSM.
     
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  4. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    Al Gore sold his "award winning" (un)TrueTV network to them.
     
  5. Brutus57

    Brutus57 Skagit County Well-Known Member

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    yeah, that's WHERE the AL in Al Jazeera comes from donchaknow!

    Brutus Out
     
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  6. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    NICE! :bluelaugh:
     
  7. 3MTA3

    3MTA3 DMZ between Liberty and Tyranny Behind Enemy Lines Bronze Supporter

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    It will probably be more accurate and balanced than when Al Gore was at the helm. Not that is saying anything. Wonder if China is PO'd that someone else is buying up failed US businesses?

    Then again maybe Gore in Arabic is pronounced Jazeera?
     
  8. Burt Gummer

    Burt Gummer Portland Completely Out of Ammo

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    AJ was bought out years ago by the same banking interests that give you all the other garbage MSM. It used to have some truth to it actually, but now it is just propaganda and BS like you would see on CNBC or any US TV channel for that matter.

    Russia Today (RT) is probably the only fairly large news organization around that produces any real news stories anymore. http://www.youtube.com/user/RussiaToday/videos

    Soon ALL you will see via just about any media will all be controlled by the Oligarch Euro families/banking dynasties the control our nation and its media, so enjoy what is left while it lasts.

    One thing that will absolutely be forbidden is truth. Is is already erased in all US-based TV/Radio media. Heroes will be portrayed and punished as traitors and maniacs and murderers as men of peace.

    The American sheeple have already spoken on that, and they are more than happy to gobble up any propaganda that reaches their boob tube.

    [video=youtube;dV9j8oYvOe0]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dV9j8oYvOe0[/video]
     
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  9. drew

    drew OR Well-Known Member

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    True most are garbage. The major US ones are on the bottom of the heap.
     
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  10. ATCclears

    ATCclears Seattle area, WA Well-Known Member

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    I agree about RT, although Burt and I might have both spent too much time watching Lauren Lyster before she was gone... :thumbup:
    Capital Account - YouTube

    Peter
     
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  11. etrain16

    etrain16 Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Terrorist TV. Lovely. Of course the libs will probably say that Fox is worse that Al Jazeera.
     
  12. Certaindeaf

    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

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    I don't get Dish but that's beside the point. In Canada and probably other countries, you can pay for just those channels you wish.. kinda cafeteria style.
    That'd be the bomb.. instead of paying like what.. $2-300 a month if you're a sports nut etc. and have to bundle up to get whatever channels you like. It sucks.
    US lawmakers have been talking about adopting/"allowing" the "Canadian model" for years but no joy.
    If I had Dish, I'd probably drop them as that's the only way Al whatever wouldn't get a dime of the cut of that probably basic package service.
     
  13. 3MTA3

    3MTA3 DMZ between Liberty and Tyranny Behind Enemy Lines Bronze Supporter

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    +1. Al Gorezeera aligns with liberal/progressive beliefs better than Fox.
     
  14. John H

    John H Whatcom County Well-Known Member

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    What kind of crack you smoking?? It is CURRENT TV not TruTV
     
  15. FarmerTed1971

    FarmerTed1971 Portland, Oregon, United States Well-Known Member

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    Fox is worse than AJ.




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  16. ogre

    ogre Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    :paranoid:
     
  17. DieselScout

    DieselScout S Clackamas County Well-Known Member

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    I don't watch TV.
     
  18. Oregonhunter5

    Oregonhunter5 2C IDAHO Well-Known Member

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    Will they allow Desperate wives of Lake Oswego to market on there channel?
     
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  19. rick benjamin

    rick benjamin USA, Or, Damascus Secure the drama Silver Supporter 2016 Volunteer

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    I'd had enough of paying for the top 250.
    Only watched maybe 6.
    Called them up and said I wanted to pick and choose, had a list of 10.
    When they said I could have my 10 by subscribing to top 500, I cancelled and sent their stuff back.
    If free market is to work, I want my money to go a certain way, not fund trash.
    I have digital Off-the-Air. News, Jeopardy, Wheel, NCIS. Still plenty of trash to not watch, and a lot cheaper.

    BTW United Way? sent a couple pennies to my designated charity, divvied my money out amongst their annointed list.
    No more.
     
  20. gallogiro

    gallogiro Willamette Valley Active Member

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    At work they tried to pressure me to donate to United Way, passed out the donation envelopes to to everyone during an all staff meeting. Just sign here to have as much as you want taken out of your check and the HR person was personally collecting them from everyone.

    She said, "sweety you forgot to fill out your form." I said, "No I didn't". I got some funny looks but I hate being pressured to do anything I don't want to.
     
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