Originally Posted by jasonglh
But the media did do a great job of spreading panic about an impending gas shortage. Sort of a self fulfilling prophecy after everyone went out and bought every drop they could.
Hell, that is all that the news is concerned with now days. They have found tha tthey can be great prophets through self fulfilling prophesies. The simple act of shrill, sensationlistic reporting, means tha the people will react as they, the news wags, reported would occur.
Look at their predictions of nothing but bad in Iraq. Got the "average" American believing it by simply not reporting any good.
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