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The BBC can save itself by embracing freedom

Recently there has been much talk and some hysteria about the UK government’s alleged plans to significantly cut the BBC’s funding and weaken its highly beneficial bond with the coercive apparatus of the State. 595 more words

Society

Watch Tested Go Behind The Scenes At America's Test Kitchen

I love watching America’s Test Kitchen on PBS.  And recently, the YouTube channel  Tested got to go behind the scenes at the kitchen!  The first video is a laboratory tour at America’s Test Kitchen with Christopher Kimball. 35 more words

YouTube

F IS FOR FAREWELL: MARIA WON'T BE LIVING ON SESAME STREET ANYMORE

If you had a decent childhood, you parent let you watch Sesame Street either right before school or right after school. Well if you  have ever had the chance to take a trip down to Sesame Street, you know the beloved store owner Maria. 119 more words

POWER MOVES

Hands off the ABC - Turnbull should resign his commission

#auspol The new McCarthyism is here led by Abbott and his cheerleaders like @australian @chriskkenny and fellow enemies of democracy.

— Greg Barns (@BarnsGreg) June 24, 2015…

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Australian Media

There is Only One Reason for Big Money in Political Campaigns

We all know that political campaigns, particularly at the presidential level, reach spending proportions that are out of this world, ridiculous. And there is no foreseeable end to this madness. 808 more words

Wait...What?!

End the CBC

Another day, another scandal in the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, this time involving Evan Solomon, the host of Power & Politic. Following the publication of some rather sketchy art deals, the former broadcasting star was hastily shown the door by the executives of Canada’s public broadcaster, and with that the star talent of the CBC grew that much thinner. 961 more words