Media propaganda & the Global Media Complex

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The Matador: John Key & His Flag of Tricks

The Matador: John Key & His Flag of Tricks

By Snoopman [Updated 25 March 2016] Smelly Flag of Tricks Think of a smell. A fishy-smell. Now think of New Zealand’s Flag Change ‘debate’. Ever since New Zealand’s prime minister drew his ‘silver fern’ flag on TVNZ’s ‘Breakfast’ show in 2010, John Key has steadily morphed into Nu Zillun’s premiere […]

by × February 25, 2016 × 1 comment

Editorial, Media propaganda & the Global Media Complex

Viewer Intervention Required: Apply with (your brain-thing before you join the undead).

The $4 Million Newsroom: Putting your money where your eyes gaze (Crowd-funding a new newsroom model that has ‘The Shit’)

Two imaginary journalists explore a new newsroom model to displace the multi-trillion dollar PooTube news networks that currently dominate the world. Iggy Swind and Sophia Bigg-Storm have done ‘the math’ and find with a modest $4million from the ‘lefty woofter- ish’* news market segment, a modest newsroom with a new newsroom […]

by × May 28, 2015 × Comments are Disabled

Editorial, Media propaganda & the Global Media Complex

Prime Minister is Best ‘dadD’: New Zealand Newspaper Declares John Key ‘Our Father of the Year’ as 2015 Turns 5 Months-old

Prime Minister is Best ‘dadD’: New Zealand Newspaper Declares John Key ‘Our Father of the Year’ as 2015 Turns 5 Months-old

An absent prime minister who leads a double life as a ‘brave’ dad? An art student who gets news media pre-publicity for an art exhibition – in Paris? And a school program called ‘free play’ that manages risk-taking? In this article, we examine why a newspaper editor would announce the Prime […]

by × May 4, 2015 × Comments are Disabled

Editorial, Media propaganda & the Global Media Complex

Apocalyptic Infection: Hitting zombies hard and often is the only effective means to kill off the 'free market' contagion.

Satisfying TV Market Share Hoes: Sexing Up Current Affairs or Manufacturing Soap? Part I

CURRENT AFFAIRS SHOW TO BE CHOPPED? STOP BECAUSE “ZONED-OUT” TV AUDIENCES, SAYS PRIME MINISTER STOP “PLANNED SYSTEMIC APATHY” SAY INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISTS BIGG-STORM AND SNOOPMAN STOP   By Sophia Bigg-Storm and Snoopman   In this editorial, Sophia Bigg-Storm and Snoopman track the commentary on the possible canning of a current affairs […]

by × April 20, 2015 × Comments are Disabled

Media propaganda & the Global Media Complex

Armed with Microphones: Part II – How Two ‘Good News Cops’ from Two Major TV News  Got the Show Back on the Road-Track for the Beleaguered National Party

Armed with Microphones: Part II – How Two ‘Good News Cops’ from Two Major TV News Got the Show Back on the Road-Track for the Beleaguered National Party

Critical-lite Coverage: Two reporters as ‘Good News Cops’ go easy on National at their election campaign launch.   Part II: ‘Back on Track’ – Getting National’s ‘show back on the road’   By Steve Edwards AKA Snoopman 11 September 2014   Good News Cops Pass Key a ‘Get of Jail […]

by × September 11, 2014 × Comments are Disabled

Media propaganda & the Global Media Complex

Armed with Microphones: Part I – How and Why Two Political Hit-men from Two Major TV News Outlets Ambushed Kim Dotcom at the Internet Mana Party Election Launch

Armed with Microphones: Part I – How and Why Two Political Hit-men from Two Major TV News Outlets Ambushed Kim Dotcom at the Internet Mana Party Election Launch

Kim Dotcom ‘running’? Two TV news crews in hot pursuit. Is Dotcom ‘Whaledump’, the hacker who has been getting even with a right-wing blogger, whose blog Whale Oil has been used as a means to attack the political opponents of the incumbent government in far-flung New Zealand? That’s how two […]

by × September 11, 2014 × Comments are Disabled

Media propaganda & the Global Media Complex

Launch-day Set Piece: Smirking biographer John Roughan downplayed the political bias behind the book project on TV One's "Breakfast" news show.

INOCULATING “PORTRAIT OF A PRIME MINISTER”

Denying the PR-Strategy Behind NZ PM’s ‘Unauthorised’ Bio During an interview with the biographer of an ‘unauthorized’ bio on New Zealand’s prime minister John Key, “Breakfast” programme (June 26, 2014) host Rawdon Christie inoculated the key weakness of the book project: its inherent bias. Inoculation is a public relations (PR) […]

by × June 26, 2014 × 2 comments

Media propaganda & the Global Media Complex

Grand Chessboard: A Game the Whole Brzezinski family can play! MSNBC TV news anchor plays her ‘Go to Ukraine’ Card (& fails)

Grand Chessboard: A Game the Whole Brzezinski family can play! MSNBC TV news anchor plays her ‘Go to Ukraine’ Card (& fails)

Daughter of One of the World’s Leading Psychopaths Bullied as She Tries to Anchor ‘the News’ with ‘Facts’ on Major US Network When MSNBC TV news anchor Mika Brzezinski attempted to cross to the Ukraine on Monday March 24, she was blocked by her male co-host and she became visibly […]

by × March 27, 2014 × 1 comment