Onion: Financial Expert Offers Obsessive Recession Tips

Guanxi8810/16/2009 5:55:50 pm PDT

re: #230 MandyManners

In the book, Lloyd also said that public broadcasting should be funded through new license fees charged to the nation’s private radio and television broadcasters, and that new regulatory fees should be used to fund eight new regional FCC offices.


“Neither Progressive era reforms nor new communications technologies have been able to correct the problems resulting from government abdication of a responsibility to advance the equal capability of citizen discourse,” Lloyd added.

“Corporate liberty has overwhelmed citizen equality,” he wrote.

Government, Lloyd said in his book, is the “only” institution that can manage the communications of the public, arguing that Washington must “ensure” that everyone has an equal ability to communicate.


Sounds like a backdoor to the Fairness Doctrine.

Just don’t call him a radical, and don’t dare try to tie what he’s doing with the one who appointed him.