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CNN's Soledad O'Brien gets the verbal smackdown from a NOLA resident
Ramblings' Journal ^ | 9.8.05

Posted on 09/08/2005 1:00:32 PM PDT by mhking

Edited on 09/08/2005 1:41:39 PM PDT by Admin Moderator. [history]

CNN's Soledad O'Brien given the verbal smackdown by NOLA resident

American Morning co-host Soledad O'Brien has had this holier-than-thou on-air attitude throughout the entire crisis following Hurricane Katrina. The past few mornings, she has been broadcasting from New Orleans to show the magnitude of the disaster.

Well...this morning, a New Orleans resident whose house is high and dry came on the CNN morning program and...let's just say that Soledad got the smackdown.

(Excerpt) Read more at mhking.mu.nu ...


TOPICS: Culture/Society; Front Page News; News/Current Events; US: Louisiana
KEYWORDS: cnn; katrina; kayak
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That's gonna leave a mark...
1 posted on 09/08/2005 1:00:33 PM PDT by mhking
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To: Howlin; Ed_NYC; MonroeDNA; widgysoft; Springman; Timesink; dubyaismypresident; Grani; coug97; ...

Just damn.

If you want on the list, FReepmail me. This IS a high-volume PING list...

2 posted on 09/08/2005 1:01:17 PM PDT by mhking (The world needs a wake up call gentlemen...we're gonna phone it in.)
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To: mhking

is that the CNN Transcript?


3 posted on 09/08/2005 1:05:33 PM PDT by Americanwolf (Gov. Blanco it is negligent for you not to enforce the evactuation of New Orleans!!!!!!!!)
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To: mhking

Straight from the DRAGON's Mouth.


4 posted on 09/08/2005 1:06:00 PM PDT by ExcursionGuy84 ("I will Declare the Beauty of The LORD.")
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To: mhking
S. O'BRIEN: Karen, thank you.

Let's get right back to Miles.

LABARRE: Don't touch me.

Hee hee!

5 posted on 09/08/2005 1:07:01 PM PDT by Rummyfan
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To: mhking

thanks for posting the full transcript


6 posted on 09/08/2005 1:07:14 PM PDT by King Prout (and the Clinton Legacy continues: like Herpes, it is a gift that keeps on giving.)
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To: mhking

She actually said "don't touch me"? That's awesome!


7 posted on 09/08/2005 1:07:17 PM PDT by AuH2ORepublican (http://auh2orepublican.blogspot.com/)
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LABARRE: Don't touch me.

First on the list of things I will never say to Soledad O'Brien. She's pretty hot! :)

8 posted on 09/08/2005 1:07:32 PM PDT by JohnnyZ (I'm marrying a woman before they make gay marriage mandatory!)
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To: mhking

What's the "don't touch me" line at the end?


9 posted on 09/08/2005 1:08:09 PM PDT by tallhappy (Juntos Podemos!)
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To: mhking

Best quote:

LABARRE: Don't touch me.


10 posted on 09/08/2005 1:08:20 PM PDT by Only1choice____Freedom (I alone, am the chosen one. Because I alone, did the choosing.)
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S. O'BRIEN: We haven't showered for a long time..

No wonder CNN stinks.

11 posted on 09/08/2005 1:08:26 PM PDT by Jeff Gordon (Recall Barbara Boxer)
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To: mhking

an informed citizen from New Orleans...how refreshing.......


12 posted on 09/08/2005 1:08:27 PM PDT by auto power
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That's gonna leave a mark...

Wow, I have a new hero. In fact I think I'm in love. I guess I better tell my wife...

13 posted on 09/08/2005 1:08:31 PM PDT by Shalom Israel (Pray for the peace of Jerusalem.)
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> LABARRE: Don't touch me.

BWAAAAH???


14 posted on 09/08/2005 1:08:48 PM PDT by orionblamblam ("You're the poster boy for what ID would turn out if it were taught in our schools." VadeRetro)
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To: All
S. O'BRIEN: There's no stores. Where do you get your supplies from?

LABARRE: We have plenty. We stocked up, you know?

LOL

15 posted on 09/08/2005 1:08:55 PM PDT by pepperhead (Kennedy's float, Mary Jo's don't!)
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To: mhking
Hey soledad don't you long for the days of CNET TV and all you had to worry about was your sparc being smarter than you were?
16 posted on 09/08/2005 1:09:28 PM PDT by dts32041 (Shinkichi: Massuer, did you see that? Zat˘ichi: I don't see much)
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To: mhking

Excellent report. Thanks.

Will share.


17 posted on 09/08/2005 1:11:28 PM PDT by eleni121 ('Thou hast conquered, O Galilean!' (Julian the Apostate))
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To: mhking

Sounds to me like the anchor simply wanted a shower!


18 posted on 09/08/2005 1:11:58 PM PDT by Jim Verdolini (We had it all, but the RINOs stalked the land and everything they touched was as dung and ashes!)
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To: mhking

CNN has been camped in front of the same collapsed building for a week now. SoleDUD.


19 posted on 09/08/2005 1:12:11 PM PDT by WideGlide (That light at the end of the tunnel might be a muzzle flash.)
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To: mhking

I would have loved to see this lady get interviewed by Geraldo. He seems to think that everyone in the world wants a hug from him.


20 posted on 09/08/2005 1:13:14 PM PDT by murdoog (You're probably wondering why I'm here)
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