Der Speigel reported that Chancellor Angela Merkel suffered a setback in Sunday’s state election in Lower Saxony, where her center-right alliance was ousted by the center-left opposition. The defeat comes just eight months before the general election and indicates that her bid for a third term could be tighter than expected. By David Crossland more…
In the USA everyone but the far right Republicans seem to understand than in November of 2012, the USA shifted to the left and the world continues to shift to the left.
Many of us could see this shift to the left coming a year ago–long before the USA elections in November of 2012. Mainstream American media continued to pump sunshine (even through Election Day) about how close the race was between Obama and Romney–to the point that even Romney thought that he was going to win up to almost the end of election night, despite election poll reports to the contrary. He was so delusional regarding his win that he didn’t even write a concession speech.
In February of 2012, when corporate sponsored mainstream media continued to report on the possibility, not only of Romney winning, but also the far right taking over the Senate, I published the following post, February 21, 2012:
And who was correct? An Internet reporter, or the legions of our corporate-sponsored mainstream media?
Of course, the questions also remain: Did the mainstream media pundits also realize the shift to the left was happening and wanted to lessen the impact by predicting results to the contrary? Or is mainstream media, like Mitt Romney, that out of touch with reality?
We will never know the answer to those questions because none among us are mind readers. Only they know for certain, but with their propensity for lying, are you going to believe them? Remember that old adage: ”Fool me once. . .