This is Media Matters' ad, set to run ON CNN about CNN's Lou Dobbs, current master of bigotry writ large. Dobbs is perfect for Fox News. Any bets on how long before that happens? Just askin'.
Via Huffington Post:
...a source at Media Matters says that cable providers have refused to let it run on CNN -- for all but a portion of the New York viewing audience.
According to the Media Matters official, five of the six cable providers contracted for the project have informed the group that they are declining to put the spot on CNN. All of them will air the ad on Fox News and MSNBC.
People! Never mind war, escalating tensions with maverick countries that have nuclear weapons, the national and world economy, hunger, homelessness, health care, unemployment, and the government's plot to kill granny (what--you haven't heard about that??). Those issues are so yesterday. And soon, there will be another bright, shiny object to distract us. I don't know about you, but I can hardly wait!