--David Silverman, President of American Atheists, discusses Bill O'Reilly playing an on-air character very different from the real Bill O'Reilly, debates wi...
Tags: american, atheists, bill, david, discusses, More…o'reilly, of, off camera, on, personality, president, show, silverman
It confirms what I had heard for a long time. First about O'Reilly. He went to school with Howard Stern.
Stern stated along time ago that O'Reilly had concocted the persona he portrays. Unbelievable but the same is true for Rush Limbaugh who Stern knew from his not so famous days. These guys hit on a formula that caters to the ignorant and found out nothing sells like fear mongering and they rode that stuff to the top of their game. Also it has been said by insiders that Rupert Murdoch has no other agenda but to make his news organization more and more successful. If liberalism made money he would be out in front with the biggest liberal media outlet ever. The crazy thing is to watch the supposed intellectual set be as taken in by this commercial BS as the dopey Fox audience. They think they are in a debate while the other side is involved with a business transaction that poses as debate. It kind of reminds me of the people who watch soap operas for so long that if they happen to see the actors walking down the street they verbally abuse them for what they are doing in the show. It's just a show.
Join Think Atheist
Welcome toThink Atheist
Get Started Nowor Sign In
Or sign in with:
Sunday School October 19th 2014
Sunday School October 12th 2014
Sunday School October 5th 2014
Started by Cato Rigas in Advice. Last reply by Cato Rigas 38 minutes ago.
Started by Reg The Fronkey Farmer in Society. Last reply by Pope Beanie 2 hours ago.
Started by Belle Rose in Neuroscience, Cognitive Science, Psychology. Last reply by Aiken Drums Sister 3 hours ago.
Started by Aiken Drums Sister in Politics 3 hours ago.
Started by Brian Daurelle in Society. Last reply by Erock68la 4 hours ago.
April 13, 2015 all day – Anywhere that one might find a glass of Johnnie Walker Black
Posted by Cato Rigas on October 19, 2014 at 8:30pm
Posted by Ed on October 18, 2014 at 9:03am
We are in love with our Amazon
Gadget Nerd? Check out Giz Gad!
Advertise with ThinkAtheist.com
In need a of a professional web site? Check out the good folks at Clear Space Media
© 2014 Created by umar.
Report an Issue |
Terms of Service
Please check your browser settings or contact your system administrator.