Spoiler alert: The second episode of Matt and Ben’s Bernays series examines how the “Father of Public Relations” helped convince the American public to support an invasion of Guatemala. At the time, Guatemala was what is often referred to as a banana republic — it’s obviously an insult, but what exactly is a banana republic? Why do so many people get the definition wrong?
The Liberian Daily Observer, which is the largest newspaper in Liberia, just published an article on their front page with the headline, “Ebola, AIDS Manufactured By Western Pharmaceuticals, US DoD?” The article basically accuses the US of manufacturing this Ebola outbreak in what they call an American Military-Medical-Industry scheme to use Africa as a testing ground for bioweapons. The Resident discusses.
“KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A sprawling new plant here in a former soybean field makes the mechanical guts of America’s atomic warheads. Bigger than the Pentagon, full of futuristic gear and thousands of workers, the plant, dedicated last month, modernizes the aging weapons that the United States can fire from missiles, bombers and submarines”. . . . “This expansion comes under a president who campaigned for “a nuclear-free world” and made disarmament a main goal of American defense policy. . .” . Read Complete Report
This is both hilarious and depressing.
Along with the action figure set called “Angry Mob”, the Kronies could serve as a great stop action video…and it just might someday.
The Kronies is, at this point, a humorous (and great) idea for action figures that are not yet completely ready for market. The characters represent the people and forces that we here at THEI call “The Controllers”. The creative bent shown in designing the characters is quite impressive. For instance, the faceless “Big G” character, representing Big Government, of course, is dressed in a suit that is red on his right side and blue on his left. As Ron Paul said when asked whether he would run as a 3rd party candidate, “I’m still looking for a second party”. Other characters are represented as big labor and big parts suppliers, working together, “Ariel Stryker”, in the form of a flying Valkyrie like character who carries air to ground missiles, banksters, and commodity price fixers. But there is an opposing force of entrepreneurs and small business owners. And a touch of Angry Mob. The promotional video they have on their site, thekronies.com is equally creative, hilarious, and simultaneously depressing. Because they nailed the nature of the situation: a de facto conspiracy among US Government, banking and insurance industries, big labor, big agriculture creating an economic police state. Where the kreators of the Kronies got smart was making the karakcters openly konnectred and then telling the story from their side, much like the new Disney movie, Maleficent, tells the Snow White tale from the viewpoint of the evil queen, played by Angelina Jolie and looking pretty good doing it.
We at THEI wish good great things for the entrepreneurs at thekronies.com. We also recognize their full intellectual property rights and encourage them to make the Kronies a lucrative idea. If I can get my hands on both sets of action figures, The Kronies and the Angry Mob, there will be amateur stop motion video…with pyrotechinics. I may even do a new video over Conspiracy Boogie
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Featured Image: Commodore 64. The Commodore 64 [First home computer -8-bit – no memory capacity) home was released to the public in August 1982. It found initial success because it was marketed and priced aggressively. It had a BASIC programming environment and advanced graphic and sound capabilities for its time, similar to the Coleco Vision console. It also utilized the same game controller ports popularized by the Atari 2600, allowing gamers to use their old joysticks with the system. It would become the most popular home computer of its day in the USA and many other countries and the best-selling single computer model of all time internationally. CREDIT: Evan-Amos SOURCE Wikipedia Commons(Public Domain)
The Commodore was my first computer. my favorite game was “Raiders of the Lost Ark”. There were no online games at the time. . . EDITOR