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Fleischer Defends the Media
The former White House spokesman says the media were tough on him in the run-up to the Iraq war.
"The former White House press secretary -- whose Secret Service code name, I kid you not, was 'Matrix' -- recounts how he and the rest of Team Dubya got caught up in a 'permanent campaign,' a nonstop propaganda war whose weapons were 'the manipulation of shades of truth, partial truths, twisting of the truth and spin,' and whose goal was to stage-manage the media narrative and thus public opinion.
HELLO! Is this thing on? That's what I'M saying! This is the Goering Treatment, people, a national hijacking of mythic proportions, aka a MYTH-JACKING of our shared narrative.
And it continues right now...
6/9/2008 3:23:27 PM