From the Deseret News: "The line, "What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas," no longer applies to Hollywood, at least not since author Ben Shapiro's candidly revealing book, "Primetime Propaganda," hit store shelves, and since the accompanying interviews with Hollywood execs, upon which it is based, hit YouTube. The media's influence on American culture through its programming and writing is no secre [...]
Hot Air says: "PRIMETIME PROPAGANDA has rattled the halls of Hollywood's power elite." Watch Ben's interview with Ed Morrissey here: http://hotair.com/archives/2011/06/07/the-ed-morrissey-show-andrew-malcolm-ben-shapiro/
From A Hollywood Republican: "In the past few weeks, the book Primetime Propaganda by Ben Shapiro has caused quite a stir, not only in the Hollywood Community, but in the entire nation. It has been the subject of coverage on Andrew Breitbart’s Big Hollywood, the Sean Hannity Show and many other sites in the blogosphere. The thesis of the book is that there is an agenda amongst producers, wri [...]
Watch the interview here: http://www.foxbusiness.com/on-air/follow-money/index.html
Watch the full interview and discussion of PRIMETIME PROPAGANDA: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ig8ssjeqqRs
From The Blaze: Today, Glenn Beck had author Ben Shapiro on his radio show to discuss his new book “Primetime Propaganda: The True Hollywood Story of How the Left Took Over Your TV.” We‘ve already covered some of the early revelations from Shapiro’s research here and here, which includes a founding “Sesame Street” executive admitting liberal propaganda was woven into some episodes. D [...]
From The Hollywood Reporter: Some of TV’s top executives from the past four decades may have gotten more than they bargained for when they agreed to be interviewed for a politically charged book that was released Tuesday, because video of their controversial remarks will soon be hitting the Internet. The book makes the case that TV industry executives, writers and producers use their clout [...]
From Big Hollywood: There is a procedure in law called summary judgment where you can win your case without even going to trial because the basic facts are simply undisputed. Ben Shapiro’s new book, Primetime Propaganda: The True Hollywood Story of How the Left Took Over Your TV is one of the best motions for summary judgment I’ve ever read. There can be no dispute over the facts beca [...]
From the Independent: The TV series Friends undermined family values; Sesame Street taught ethnic minorities about civil disobedience; Happy Days had a subtle anti-Vietnam subtext; and the 1980s cop show MacGyver tried to persuade pistol-packing Americans that guns are bad. That, at least, is the considered opinion of Ben Shapiro, an investigative author and right-wing columnist who will publis [...]
From the New York Post: Now they're also political puppets. Kermit the Frog, Cookie Monster and Elmo are spreading left-wing propaganda to kids, according to an explosive new book that hits stores today. In "Primetime Propaganda," conservative columnist Ben Shapiro accuses the long-running "Sesame Street" PBS series, adored by kids and parents around the world, of promoting a left-wing agenda. [...]
From FoxNews.com An opinion piece by Milton R. Wolf, M.D. When Barack Obama and I first met he had already become president and was furiously erecting the government-controlled health care system that bears his name and I had already begun a very public crusade to save America from it. Fate would never reunite our mothers who grew up together as young girls, cousins and friends, after they w [...]
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From The Blaze: Broadside Books, a conservative imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, recently launched what it calls a “groundbreaking e-book series.” That new series, which is now available at an e-platform near you, is called “Voices of the Tea Party.” The series publishes short, pamphlet-like political works on topics such as Obamacare (”First Do No Harm“) and grassroots activism [...]
From CNN.com's IN THE ARENA: ONLY ON THE BLOG: Answering today’s five OFF-SET questions is Adam Bellow, an executive editor at HarperCollins, publisher of Broadside Books, which has just launched a series of short digital pamphlets called "Voices of the Tea Party." Bellow, formerly an editor at Doubleday, guided the publishing of such provocative conservative books as "Illiberal Education: Th [...]
Booklist hails our upcoming America's Ticking Bankruptcy Bomb: How the Looming Debt Crisis Threatens the American Dream--and How We Can Turn the Tide Before It's Too Late by Peter Ferrara as an "insightful, wide-ranging policy statement for America in the twenty-first century." Learn more about the book here: http://www.harpercollins.com/books/Americas-Ticking-Bankruptcy-Bomb-Peter-Ferrara?isbn [...]
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