Most of the "news" shows on PBS, with the exception of the News Hour, are exercises in liberal fantasy. You can get that on commercial TV with no problem at all. Ken Burns does not need PBS to produce his work, and there's plenty of stuff out there just as good.
The point is . . . a public-funded TV network is unnecessary at this point.
2001-2008: Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
2009-2016: Dissent is the highest form of racism.
2017-? (Probably): Dissent is the highest form of misogyny.
You know the time is right to take control, we gotta take offense against the status quo
Originally Posted by A. de Tocqueville