What appears in newspapers
isn't the actual news.
What's seen on television
aren't the most candid views.
Even in societies claiming to be free
the power of money is a subtle string
binding and blinding
tearing and combining
Juanita: Okay, so all of us are brainwashed, and you can't really trust the news. What else is new? Shu: Nothing. (pause) By the way, Juanita, have you read today's cover story in The Times?