Originally Posted by operative
Nor had most conservatives heard of the various bogymen you trot out (Koch Brothers!). Your utter lack of self-awareness continues to astound. It's as if you seek to be a self-parody of an angry leftist.
I would say that one big difference is that Koch Bros. have lots of money and power and can make things happen or at least affect things in a way that barely remembered lefty academics can. With more of the media owned by fewer people/entities I think the rich/powerful should just get used to the scrutiny.
Until, of course, they are able to so demonize such scrutiny as unamerican