The Importance of Cleansing Mass Media and Social Media from a Man’s Life


The psychological manipulation of television is indeed a horror show to the awakened man

As all but the most blind have seen in recent years, mass media is a social engineering project built upon a mountain of lies. The advent of the Internet and the Wisdom of Crowds phenomenon have been ill winds blowing over once-dominant television’s fantasy land, with Realtalk exposing mainstream news and entertainment for what they are – propaganda and palliatives.

As someone who hasn’t owned a television since leaving a career in the news industry two and a half years ago to go live in the real world, I can’t overstate the importance of turning off your television permanently and relegating it to the ash heap of history. Even casual television watching manipulates your mind in ways most men don’t even imagine.

Here’s an easy way to see this for yourself.

If you’ve been away from television long enough, then sit down with a crowd of Americans you’ll notice their conversations mimic bad sitcoms and bad movies. It could be because these people spend more time with their televisions than they do other people. As reported by the Waking Times in an expose on social engineering via television:

Westerners spend four plus hours a day, the equivalent of two months a year, or nine years in a lifetime, being hypnotized by a television screen without being conscious of the effects this activity has on them. Their free time is spent in imaginary relationships with fictitious characters on the screen.

That could be why I felt like I was caught in an episode of Friends the last time I sat down at an open-air cafe here in the Caribbean and had the unfortunate circumstance of having some Americans sit down beside me.

Regular people parroting sitcoms is actually a frightful illustration of just how powerful a medium television is. As fictional newsman Howard Beale warned us 40 years ago in the classic film Network, the biggest threat TV poses is the almost invisible way it reprograms our minds.

You’re beginning to believe the illusions we’re spinning here, you’re beginning to believe that the tube is reality and your own lives are unreal. You do whatever the tube tells you. You dress like the tube, you eat like the tube, you raise your children like the tube, you even think like the tube. This is mass madness, you maniacs. In God’s name, you people are the real thing, WE are the illusion.

Media critic Hal Baker confirms Beale’s statement, commenting on just how virulent television is.

I know the secret of making the average American believe anything I want him to. Just let me control television… You put something on the television and it becomes reality. If the world outside the TV set contradicts the images, people start trying to change the world to make it like the TV set images.

That was certainly the case for me as I chased the illusions of television. I couldn’t figure out why the world didn’t match the images I saw on television. I thought television was a reflection of the real world only to later find out it was a reflection of leftist social engineers’ thought control matrix. After a decade inside the belly of the beast I resolved to start living my own exciting life rather than living vicariously through fakers on TV and in film.

What mass media ultimately represents is early experimentation in putting humans into controlled environments, designed to influence the speech and thought patterns of billions. Waking Times references L. Wolfe, who reportedly specializes in mass brainwashing. Wolfe goes all the way back to the inception of television and the earliest research into the medium at Tavistock Institute, “which became the center for the study of human behavior, mind control, propaganda, and social manipulation” in the 1920s:

As Tavistock’s researchers showed, it was important that the victims  of mass brainwashing not be aware that their environment was being controlled; there should thus be a vast number of sources for information, whose messages could be varied slightly, so as to mask the sense of external control.

Indeed, most Americans weren’t aware the messages broadcast into their homes were being designed to manipulate them until the past decade.

Wolfe’s claim also fits my own observations from my years in the media. Most reporters don’t even know they’re living in a controlled environment, parroting the messages they hear from agenda setters in New York. This is why conspiracy claims are always laughed at. The mind control is so insidious those reading the news don’t know how to see the world in any other way but through the leftist myopia that has been foisted upon them.

Perhaps the elite’s confidence in the power of mass media is best illustrated by former CIA director William Casey’s statement back in 1981:

We’ll know our disinformation program is complete when everything the American public believes is false.

Just look how close our rulers got to achieving this nefarious aim before the Internet burst the centralized communication bubble. Looking back only a decade ago the mainstream media had enormous influence over the minds of the masses as they shoehorned Barack Obama into the presidency immediately after a treacherous 8 years under another conman named Bush. These days, the MSM has become nothing but a laughingstock because the public are aware TV programming is designed as part of an agenda.

Eliminating television for my life was an important part of my personal liberation that set me on the path to a better life. But, what about another insidious form of thought control – social media?


Facebook is now embarking on social engineering schemes – including testing acceptance of pedophilia on the network

Eliminating Fakebook

More recently, I’ve begun experimenting with eliminating social media from my life. Particularly, Facebook. In my now week-old experiment, I’ve found that I don’t miss the contrived dramas, humble bragging, virtue signaling, and social preening of Facebook.

Importantly, in what was long the purview of television Facebook has now embarked on a program of social engineering. It recently tested users’ tolerance to pedophilia in a survey that has wrought ire from many users. Fox News reported:

“In thinking about an ideal world where you could set Facebook’s policies, how would you handle the following: a private message in which an adult man asks a 14-year-old girl for sexual pictures,” one question in the survey reads.

The disgusting multiple-choice poll gave users the option to condone the sick behavior, allowing them to vote that the “content should be allowed on Facebook, and I would not mind seeing it.”

Another possible, nausea-inducing response was that “the content should be allowed on Facebook, but I don’t want to see it.”

As a result of not only the fiasco brought on by Zuckerberg’s network testing the waters for pedophilia but a concerted effort to silence both conservative and libertarian voices, Facebook has reported its first ever decline. From KTLA:

Facebook reported on Wednesday its first-ever decline in daily users in the U.S. and Canada. It had 184 million daily users in this region in the quarter, down from 185 million in the prior quarter.

As always, the decline was spinned by those who will never admit they fucked up as something they desired.

Mark Zuckerberg told investors that tweaks made to the content Facebook shows users has led to a 5 percent drop in the total amount of time users spend on the social network.

Notice how the truth is garbled with public relations pleasantries in that statement. Facebook tweaked their content in a move to start censoring thought criminals, i.e. conservatives and libertarians which caused a decrease in use on the site. That’s the truth hidden between the lines.

This particular user has almost eliminated Facebook completely.

I regularly deactivate my personal account – which makes my profile invisible to other users and eliminates the urge to click on the “f” on my smartphone. As I wean myself from the platform, my eventual goal is to delete my account.

Perhaps the most important result of eliminating both mass media and social media from my life is the inner sense of peace I have. If I want news, there are a million places to find it. If I want to be social, I seek people out rather than having a digital mediary between that person and myself.

When it comes down to it, I just don’t need to surround myself with make believe. Nor do I need to have all the details of my life data mined by Faceboom. There’s really no place for corporate media, most social media, and most Hollyweird film in an awakened man’s life.

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  • I think that as long as you limit what you do on FB/twatter/IG, it’s not that big a deal. For FB, I ignore 99% of the crap on there and use it to watch cat videos, socialize with other wargamers and share random pix. Does FB show me crap from my Amazon search as an ad? Yeah, and ignore that, like I do all online ads. Without twitter, I probably wouldn’t have discovered Jordan B Peterson, Jocko Willink, RoK, Ivan Throne…..


  • One month ago I had finally had enough of FB. I had been slowly moving in that direction for a while anyway, but i got sick of the drama and the way it controlled my life. Interestingly, FB makes it fairly easy to download your profile (old posts and pix), which is what i did before I deactivated my account. I also deleted the app and/or links from every device i have so I wasn’t tempted. So, far it has been 30 days and the only things I miss are the breaking news alerts and new music from bands I had liked. Notice I haven’t said anything about the people…..

    I won’t lie, the first few days were a bit rough. I constantly wanted to “just check in real quick” and, on one occasion on my iPad, my finger kept going to the place where the app used to be just out of muscle memory. That just made me mad, realizing how programmed i had become, and helped motivate me to stay away.

    TV hasn’t really been a factor in my life for a while now. Generally I will watch one news show per day and then that gets turned off. I used to watch the NFL….but that went two seasons ago. I do have NETFLIX and Hulu. There are a couple of shows I watch on them and will occasionally try something new…but the second i detect SJW or other BS I end that.


  • 4 months ago (after the world series) i took a hammer to my tv. Every new show preview & every commercial was nothing short of 3rd degree brainwashing & they keep getting longer & more insidiously programming to mush minds & vegetables. In those last 4 months my overall stress levels have dropped dramatically. At first and still at times i was bored & lonely. Its like a withdrawl from a drug used regularly. But since i smashed it, id have to buy another and im too poor, so i needed cold turkey tactics. I look at some people and they cannot pull their fucking eyes away, mindless drones after their brainwaves become hypnotized by the demon box.


  • Had given up on TV 1 Oct 2009 and have not looked back since. Of course, if in a public place and there is news or sports then I look for a few seconds at a time. No excuses, no regrets.


  • Though I still have a FB account, I don’t use it much anymore. I got it to see what happened to the hot girls I went to school with (what an eye opener!) and stay in touch with my friends. I used it a lot to chat with this guy from the old neighborhood; it was good to reconnect with Eddie! After he died, I didn’t use it much. If I log on once a month now, that’s a lot. Outside of reconnecting with people, I fail to see why people waste hours a day on Facebook.


  • The Angry Outernationalist

    Westerners typically fail to see the differences between conspiracies of choice and conspiracies of structure.

    They believe that if there’s a conspiracy, it has to come about from a volitional choice to agree to be part of the conspiracy and not simply playing a structural part in a conspiracy already under way.

    That’s how most Westerners sleep well at night: they avoid the existential angst that would follow from realising that they are in fact merely cogs in the machinery at their best. The people who escape from structural conspiracies wind up committing the intellectual equivalent of sleeping rough, and when they speak, it’s obvious to those who are still part of the “public works projects”.

    When I go to restaurants with a friend of mine, by the end of the dinner, everyone in the restaurant within earshot is looking at us.

    That’s because we’re the only ones who aren’t engaging in “public discourse” using the structures of the media.

    Of course, sometimes we’re not helping things by talking openly about various Modest Proposals hidden behind the structures. 🙂


    • Hey Angry
      That reminds me of a hilarious similar event.
      My brother was in town and took me out to the Westin for dinner. That is about the only time I do eat in a restaurant. Steak and baked potato with red wine. Hard to fuck that up.
      My bro is a starched shirt compared to me but he humors me nonetheless.
      I’m talking, he’s listening while surveying the crowded restaurant.
      On occasion his eyebrows go up but that’s normal.
      After 10 mins he suddenly looks relieved and blurts out ‘do you know who was sitting behind you’?
      ‘Justin Trudeau just left.’
      That was the day they introduced their first budget in parliament and he was out with his wife and secretary for a cocktail. I knew there was intense security for a reason but that’s Ottawa all the time.
      I wouldn’t mind taking credit for Justin leaving but it doesn’t matter. He left is what is important.
      I look forward to his leaving the country and not coming back.

      Can you see my face turning red from holding my breath?


      • The Angry Outernationalist

        “Oh, I didn’t see you there … I WOULD HAVE SPOKEN A LITTLE LOUDER.” 🙂


      • ur FUNNY!
        But, it is well I did not know he was there.
        I can go off on occasion. Well, quite regularly actually.


  • Yes. It’s like the whole world’s consciousness is being uploaded to Tron.

    And Tron is nothing but a control-grid where a very few globalists can control billions.

    My suspicion is that the current freedom of the “web” is only a trap. Once everyone is in, then insidious controls will snuff out free speech.

    Certainly we’re seeing this today. …man in Germany arrested for opposing open borders on Faceborg, etc, etc.


    • The Angry Outernationalist

      Someone at the United Nations archived this paper I remember from around the turn of the millennium:

      Tom Brignall — “The new panopticon: the Internet viewed as a structure of social control.”

      I bring this up because back when the Internet of roughly fifteen years ago consisted of slow dial-up links for many people, the machinery and movements of the “Internet-as-Panopticon” were already coming into place.

      Now the tendencies merely amplify each other.


      • Jonathan Castle

        Interesting. It’s like they feel like they have to tell you that they’re enslaving you.

        And most people are enthusiastically enmeshing themselves in the prison anyway… for likes … hook-ups … validation of various forms.

        It’s amazing to me that people essentially build up ‘files’ (Faceborg) on themselves for the corporo-governing class to use as they like. Then again, even if you only use email or text, your file is being built..


  • fuzziewuzziebear

    I have not watched broadcast TV in years. I just got hooked on YouTube. As for facebook, women I know got me to sign up for it. I never got into it. Rel, you may be preaching to the choir here. However, I watched a lot of TV in my youth. It had to be more influential than my parents, school, and all others combined.


  • I consume media made exactly for my demographic: racists. It is a beautiful thing, and I think we have all the best propagandists out there now.

    Murdoch Murdoch is one of our greatest. He is like a antidote for Jordan Peterson’s cucking:


  • I bought my first TV when I was 40. I now really on watch Netflix. Bought my first car (second hand beater) when i was 35. Only used a bike until then. Keep it minimal, keep it cheap, keep it second hand, keep it real.


    • Hey Steven
      The last cars I had, at the same time, were a Lincoln Town Car, a Mercedes and a stretch Caddy., but, my first car was a death trap Pinto.
      Today I have, no cars, 6 bikes, some are backups for dates to ride, or breakdown replacements.
      I love biking. Every day I ride if I can aside from business and study.
      Walking and running or jumping and jogging or bouncing are important and valuable too.
      You can’t go wrong with ditching TV. It has nothing to offer. Zilch. I still watch Hollywood when I see it is a significant game changer, like Matirx, the Protector, or, Inception, that I need to be fully aware of .
      I would ask that you be very judicious of Netflix as they would not have survived if not a boon to the big shots who rule.
      Be careful what you put in your head. Be careful what you watch as it will enter your soul and consume it.


      • Thx. Netflix has good and bad, I agree good to be discerning. I watch mostly documentaries. The one about minimalism is one of my favs. And biking is great. A single man can live super cheap and have a great life if he so chooses.


      • I could not agree more about single being cost effective, but, my 3 wives all were very frugal, low maintenance and paid their way with their money. They also bought me lots of stuff when I rarely bought them anything.
        I got my last wife a thousand dollar sewing machine and she didn’t want to use it because of the price. Then I bought her linen, silk, wool and cotton to sew and she still wouldn’t. So, I burned most all of her clothes and she got sewing right away.
        True story.
        The few gold diggers I dated only got dated once. Next!
        One that got away, because I made the wrong choice for another, made way more than me at the time and would have been a much better choice because of her business sense.
        You just never know how wonderful hindsight is until you fuck up royally.


  • Thanks for this. I will be following suit on both counts.


  • That is correct, even if belated.
    Better now than never.


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