"The corporate grip on opinion in the United States is one of the wonders of the world. No FIRST WORLD COUNTRY has ever managed to eliminate so entirely from its media all objectivity - much less dissent." --Gore Vidal
Gore Vidal, who loathed the right-wing, spent his life exposing them. He wasn't much kinder to the democrats, of course, finding their uselessness only slightly less irritating than republican viciousness.