Presidential Press Conferences
Since the time of Ronald Reagan the press conference with either the president or his spokesperson has become a mainstay of real-time journalism and history. In counterpoint since June 1987 Reagan, Clinton, Bush Sr. and Bush have consistently never addressed the real domestic deterioration nor have the ever been challenged or exposed by the press.
Since June of 1987, the 200th birthday of the United States Constitution pirate radio and oppressive electronic surveillance have been incorporated into a scorched earth campaign.
This event is code named AKBAR. I have testified in numerous vain civil federal court cases: http://nollmeyer.tripod.com
To witness Scott Mcllelan answer questions by a captive press is derogatory to anyone attempting to attempt transparent journalism. The President needs the press but the press needs the president.
Citizen Kane it is not. These folks are not agonizing over printing the truth they are handmaidens to SANITIZATION.
I do not wish to be conclusionary but I do not believe this is an end in itself. At what level will more serious events against human occur here in the United States with the press simply worried about how many copies, Arbitron ratings, and ads they can sell.