8/13 newspurge: media, metro mayhem, barracks & burgers

media/memes:
hollywood’s distortion of the truth alters history
in the eyes of schoolchildren
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hollywood's distortion of the truth alters history in the eyes of schoolchildrenhow big media subverted US democracy with lies, smears & gross propaganda*
rapper gets 2yrs for cop-killing song*

murder/mayhem:
plane, copter collide over hudson river, killing 9*
helicopter, light aircraft collide and plunge into ny river*
pilot error blamed for july crash of aria air flight 1525 in iran*
car fleeing cali police hits pickup, killing 7*
metro employee fatally injured near vienna station*
metro orders safety training after track worker is killed*
man struck, killed at west falls church station*

warwhores:
barracks & burger king: US builds a supersized base in afghanistan*
congresswoman: US ties with xe, formerly blackwater, must end*
another soldier refuses afghanistan deployment*
pentagon secret budget tops $35b*