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River of No Return

A chronicle of the swiftboating of everything

by Jason Linkins

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an interesting history of the swiftboating campaign (launched against John Kerry when he was running against Bush in 2004) and journalists' failure to hold that to account

Linkins, J. (2018). River of No Return. The Baffler, 39, pp. 16-31

unable to be resisted or avoided; inescapable

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equivocation slowly but ineluctably begins to take root

—p.24 by Jason Linkins
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equivocation slowly but ineluctably begins to take root

—p.24 by Jason Linkins
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the theory and methodology of interpretation, especially the interpretation of biblical texts, wisdom literature, and philosophical texts

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the vacuous major-media hermeneutic of both-sides-ism

—p.24 by Jason Linkins
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the vacuous major-media hermeneutic of both-sides-ism

—p.24 by Jason Linkins
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(verb) writhe toss / (verb) wallow / (verb) to rise and fall or toss about in or with waves / (verb) to become deeply sunk, soaked, or involved / (verb) to be in turmoil / (noun) a state of wild disorder; turmoil / (noun) a chaotic mass or jumble

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The resulting discursive squalor—a welter of confusion in which objective fact competes against galaxy-brained and perennially unalterable “perceptions” for equal footing

—p.30 by Jason Linkins
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The resulting discursive squalor—a welter of confusion in which objective fact competes against galaxy-brained and perennially unalterable “perceptions” for equal footing

—p.30 by Jason Linkins
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1 year, 11 months ago