The left loves to call Fox News, "Faux News", which is pretty ironic in light of NBC's embarrassing cover-up and promotion of serial liar Brian Williams, who is not only their flagship anchor, but also the Managing Editor of NBC Nightly News! Imagine if anything like that ever came out about a Fox News managing editor? However, it's not just the rank and file that mock Fox News, it starts with president Obama himself. Why would a sitting president cross the traditional line by repeatedly singling out a private sector media company and setting a tone of derision and de-legitimacy? Here are some hints:
5. “Ridicule is man’s most potent weapon.” There is no defense. It’s irrational. It’s infuriating. It also works as a key pressure point to force the enemy into concessions.
6. “A good tactic is one your people enjoy.” They’ll keep doing it without urging and come back to do more. They’re doing their thing, and will even suggest better ones.
12. “Pick the target, freeze it, personalize it, and polarize it.”