Sunday, January 26, 2014

Cancer’s Ray of Hope

By now you might have heard I was diagnosed with cancer a few days ago. - Noel Sheppard/Newsbusters

Our dear friends at ◼ Twitchy, my buddy ◼ Andrew Klavan, and the Daily Caller’s ◼ Betsy Rothstein have the blow-by-blow of my first trip to the hospital, my eventual admittance, and the astonishing number of ◼ prayers that have come in for me from around the country and the world. To say the attention was unimaginable is an understatement of epic proportions.

So let me just begin with: THANK YOU!

Andrew Klavan: The incomparable Noel Sheppard of the Media Research Center’s NewsBusters site is dealing with some scary health issues. That makes this an excellent time to consider the great work the guy does.

We are living at a time when our freedoms, our Constitution and our economic well-being are under attack by statists. This is not a rare occurrence. In fact, it’s a constant throughout history. Liberty is the exception not the rule. But after a century that proved the efficacy of free markets and free minds beyond a shadow of a doubt, a resurgence of these pests in the form of the disastrous Obama administration would not have been possible if it weren’t for the ideological corruption of the news media. In order to promote tyranny by their political allies, the vast Democrat majority of the American news media have now transformed themselves into professional liars — liars by omission and false emphasis as often as by commission, but liars nonetheless.

The American news media have become the enemy of the American people and of the American people’s power to self govern. Those who oppose the media are modern Minute Men battling an Empire of Lies. Noel Sheppard’s among the best of them....