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CNN Pre-Plann(T)ed & Censored Every Question & Questioner at Dem Debate(?)!
Compilation of Sources ^ | 11/17/2007 | Coffee260

Posted on 11/17/2007 8:30:47 AM PST by coffee260

CNN Pre-Plann(T)ed & Censored Every Question & Questioner at Dem Debate(?)!

[NOTE: I've tried to compile what I think is the most informative postings on this.]

CNN's Las Vegas Post Debate Analysis-- A Clinton Reunion

It's hard to have a bad debate performance when:

** The audience is planted in your favor
** The questions are planted in your favor
** The questioners are your supporters
** The after debate spin room includes 2 former and 1 current staff members

The post debate was as Clinton-friendly as the actual debate.
The CNN debate may have been pre-planned and censored every step of the way, but CNN did not have to worry about a Clinton-friendly environment in the post debate.

CNN took care of that when hired the debate analysts.
Two of the three debate analysts worked for the Clintons.

David Gergen worked for 18 months as a Clinton advisor in the White House.
And, as Daily Kos pointed out, James Carville is a partisan Clinton supporter who was included in the post debate spin on CNN.
Carville has raised money for the Hillary campaign. He works for CNN as an analyst even though he also works on Hillary's campaign.
Only the third analyst, former Republican Congressman J.C. Watts, has never worked for the Clintons.

No wonder the Clinton Campaign said they will win the national election in a landslide yesterday.

CNN Pre-Planned & Censored Every Question at Dem Debate!

It looks like Dan Riehl was on to something.
CNN did an awful lot of pre-planning before last night's Las Vegas production.

Maria Luisa, (pictured) the UNLV student who asked Hillary Clinton whether she preferred "diamonds or pearls" last night, wrote on her MySpace page today that every question in last night's debate was pre-planned and censored.
The Atlantic reported:

"CNN ran out of time and used me to "close" the debate with the pearls/diamonds question. Seconds later this girl comes up to me and says, "you gave our school a bad reputation.' Well, I had to explain to her that every question from the audience was pre-planned and censored. That's what the media does. See, the media chose what they wanted, not what the people or audience really wanted. That's politics; that's reality. So, if you want to read about real issues important to America--and the whole world, I suggest you pick up a copy of the Economist or the New York Times or some other independent source. If you want me to explain to you how the media works, I am more than happy to do so. But do not judge me or my integrity based on that question."
Well, it wasn't the first time that CNN pulled this trick at a Democratic debate.

TPM confirms that CNN planted the "diamonds and pearls" question.
...Is there anyone out there who still wonders why they call CNN the Clinton News Network?

Matt Lewis at Townhall thinks that Hillary has her best friend... and he's not talking about jewelry.

UPDATE: Glenn Reynolds has several CNN updates.

Classical Values reports on CNN debate plant Khalid Khan.
Dan Riehl discovers Clinton-friendly debate plant and Arkansas democratic party leader LaShannon Spencer.

LaShannon Spencer last night (on left) "undecided" and Clinton supporter back in 2003 (on right) getting out the vote.

Dan Riehl also discovers why the crowd was so Clinton-friendly.
HotAir has more on the democratic party officer and random CNN questioner.
Lonewacko finds an error in CNN's immigration question.

Did CNN Plant The Audience, Too?

Actually, there are suggestions at some prominent Democrat sites that CNN didn't just plant questions, but perhaps in the administration of the debate, they created a situation where Hillary Clinton had a decided advantage. It's mentioned at DailyKos but the best information is here. Admittedly, it comes from an Obama fan. But if you think about the logistics, it's hard to imagine Hillary wouldn't have a home crowd.

I want to comment on a couple of issues relating to the Debate because I feel it is important to speak out about it. I have had some inside information about how this debate was conducted and I think that CNN and those who organized this debate have a responsiblity to answer for the way it was conducted.

Of particular note, if accurate, is that of 1,000 tickets given to UNLV, only a hundred made it into the hands of students. Both Edwards and Obama do better among younger Democrats. And as for dissemination of tickets by the Nevada Democrats, Jill Derby the Democrat Chair is a moderate with some friends close to Hillary. Does the name Begala ring a bell?

Derby has had numerous supporters. CNN political anaylst, as the Reno Gazette-Journal reported, Paul Begala, who helped engineer Bill Clinton's 1992 win, said he was encouraged by U.S. Rep. Rahm Emanuel, chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee to “stump” for Derby.

I'd stop short of calling it a conspiracy, as some Democrats are doing. But if it's true that each candidate only had 22 tickets out of 2,000, in a state where Hillary is polling 20+ points ahead of everyone else, if no steps were taken to balance the audience, that might explain why she was cheered, while several others were booed.

There were only 2000 available tickets.  1000 of those tickets were given to the Nevada State Democratic Party, of which I was a member in 2005 and 2006.  The other 1000 tickets were given to UNLV.  Now here is where it gets interesting.  The 1000 tickets given to the NSDP were given to people who were in high ranking positions, of which several of my friends are involved with the NSDP.  Those friends were able to go to the Debate at Cox Pavilion.  Some of my other friends who are not as involved in the Nevada State Democratic Party were excluded.  So you have the State Party who pre-selected who they wanted to go.  Many of the people in the NSDP are very sympathetic to Sen. Clinton. It's no secret, its just a fact of the State Party.  According to my sources, not only did they pre-select who went to the Debate, they actually based it on the percentage of the various minorities in the state.  So 15% of the people had to be Hispanic, 10% had to be African-American, and there were various other groups which were required to be selected by the Nevada State Democratic Party. 

So what happened to the UNLV tickets?  Didn't they go to students?  Not exactly.  About 100 or so tickets did go to the students, and they held a lottery which selected certain students for the Debate.  The other 900 or so tickets actually went to UNLV staff and professors and their family members.  I am not joking, this is what I have been told by a very reliable source in Las Vegas.


Talk About Clinton Friendly

Also another update, Allah is on this topic, as well. Developing ... as they say.

Also this update from comments - was the pearls or diamonds questioner a former Reid Intern and, um, if I read the large UNLV link available at link above correctly, is an illegal immigrant? And is that equivalent to your average voter, which, it is increasingly apparent, there were few if any in attendance thanks to CNN.

Okay, forgive me if there are two LaShannon Spencers here. But ... from last night:

LaShannon Spencer, who was identified as a member of the First African Methodist Church, asked the question near the top of the 10 pm Eastern hour. She highlighted how health care and the Iraq war had, in her view, dominated the questions during past debates.

Would that be the same LaShannon Spencer who is, or at least was the political director of the Democrat Party of Arkansas? She certainly didn't sound too undecided back in 2003 - though I suppose she could be an undecided voter as billed by CNN.

Lashannon Spencer, political director for the Arkansas Democratic Party, commented on her favorite part of Clinton's book.

"How she describes actually meeting Bill ... I enjoyed how they were both willing to put their lives on hold so each one of them fulfilled their dreams," Spencer said.


Geesh CNN

They sure did come up with some pretty interesting average citizens to ask questions at the recent debate.

OK, I have no way of knowing the extent to which Mr. Khan has been subjected to profiling. But he is not an ordinary citizen. For years he has been a prominent Muslim leader -- the president of the Islamic Society of Nevada, who has hosted conferences like this one (which included the controversial Muzzamil Siddiqi), and the first sentence in a piece in the LA Times described him as "a stalwart among Las Vegas Muslims."


"Diamonds v. Pearls" Student Blasts CNN (Updated With CNN Response)

Maria Luisa, the UNLV student who asked Hillary Clinton whether she preferred "diamonds or pearls" at last night's debate wrote on her MySpace page this morning that CNN forced her to ask the frilly question instead of a pre-approved query about the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository.

"Every single question asked during the debate by the audience had to be approved by CNN," Luisa writes. "I was asked to submit questions including "lighthearted/fun" questions. I submitted more than five questions on issues important to me. I did a policy memo on Yucca Mountain a year ago and was the finalist for the Truman Scholarship. For sure, I thought I would get to ask the Yucca question that was APPROVED by CNN days in advance."

Now, Luisa is getting "swamped" with critical e-mails.

So what happened?

Writes Luisa:

"CNN ran out of time and used me to "close" the debate with the pearls/diamonds question. Seconds later this girl comes up to me and says, "you gave our school a bad reputation.' Well, I had to explain to her that every question from the audience was pre-planned and censored. That's what the media does. See, the media chose what they wanted, not what the people or audience really wanted. That's politics; that's reality. So, if you want to read about real issues important to America--and the whole world, I suggest you pick up a copy of the Economist or the New York Times or some other independent source. If you want me to explain to you how the media works, I am more than happy to do so. But do not judge me or my integrity based on that question."
Rivals to Clinton believe that the debate audience had a pro-Clinton tilt. UNLV was responsible for distributing most of the tickets.

In a separate post, Luisa provides the question she wanted to ask:

Yucca Mountain, NV is the proposed site for the country's nuclear waste repository. Despite scientific evidence that it is a vulnerable site, the federal government continues to push for the plan to move forward. The evidence relied on is unsound and the risks involved in transporting high-level radioactive waste across the country are high. What will you [Sen. Clinton] do to ensure that the best site/s is/are chosen for the storage of spent nuclear reactor fuel?

Sam Feist, the executive producer of the debate, said that the student was asked to choose another question because the candidates had already spent about ten minutes discussing Yucca Mountain.

"When her Yucca mountain question was asked, she was given the opportunity to ask another question, and my understanding is that the [diamond v. pearls] questions was her other question," Feist said. "She probably was disappointed, but we spent a lot of time with a bunch of different candidates on Yucca Mountain, and we were at the end of the debate."

Greg Sargent of TPM Election Central has a CNN spoxperson giving a slightly different story...


Here's more links:

http://hotair.com/archives/2007/11/16/random-questioner-at-debate-was-arkansas-democratic-party-officer-in-2003/
http://www.sundriesshack.com/?p=3587
http://nicedeb.wordpress.com/2007/11/17/every-question-pre-planned-or-censored/
http://blogs.dailymail.com/donsurber/2007/11/16/cnn-protects-hillary/
http://blogs.dailymail.com/donsurber/2007/11/17/clinton-news-network/
http://www.classicalvalues.com/archives/2007/11/just_a_few_ordi.html

 


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1 posted on 11/17/2007 8:30:49 AM PST by coffee260
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To: coffee260
you gave our school a bad reputation

The Clintons and their friends give America a bad reputation.

2 posted on 11/17/2007 8:32:42 AM PST by mtbopfuyn (I think the border is kind of an artificial barrier - San Antonio councilwoman Patti Radle)
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To: coffee260
Also this from Right Wing Nut House: "CNN: NO PLACE TO HIDE"
 

3 posted on 11/17/2007 8:33:52 AM PST by coffee260 (coffee)
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To: coffee260

Shout it from the rooftops!


4 posted on 11/17/2007 8:36:46 AM PST by My Favorite Headache (No One Gets To Their Heaven Without A Fight)
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To: My Favorite Headache

I thought there was a writer’s strike. CNN a scab organization?


5 posted on 11/17/2007 8:43:35 AM PST by Doc Hunter
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To: coffee260

The questions were stupider than the answers. As a debate, on the scale of 0 - 10, it was 0. A waste.


6 posted on 11/17/2007 8:44:02 AM PST by ex-snook ("Above all things, truth beareth away the victory.")
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To: coffee260

Bookmarking, thanks!


7 posted on 11/17/2007 8:45:12 AM PST by AuntB (" It takes more than walking across the border to be an American." Duncan Hunter)
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To: coffee260; All

Time to face some facts, folks...

If CNN was willing to lie for saddam, just what do you think they are willing to do for a Clinton??

We have our work cut out for us...


8 posted on 11/17/2007 8:48:33 AM PST by tcrlaf (You can lead a Liberal to LOGIC, but you can't make it THINK)
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To: coffee260

Yeah, it looks like they had the special effects folks at Dreamworks do her make-up too.


9 posted on 11/17/2007 8:52:54 AM PST by alicewonders (Duncan Hunter needs to be our next Sec. of Defense, Dir. of Homeland Security - or Vice President!)
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To: tcrlaf

is it just me, or did i smell something funny about “marine and mom” questioner/questions?

anybody heard anything on other blogs?


10 posted on 11/17/2007 8:53:08 AM PST by wayne_b24 (every day in the Light is a good day ... John 8:12 & 14:6; Psalm 119:105; Joshua 24:15)
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To: coffee260
hehehe
I love it, when CNN/'Toons et al, are "caught in bed together"
....sorry, for mental picture.
11 posted on 11/17/2007 8:57:13 AM PST by skinkinthegrass (just b/c your paranoid, doesn't mean they're NOT out to get you....Run, Fred, Run. :^)
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To: coffee260

I think there was a debate inside CNN that it needed to appear that they had “heavyweight” questioners which screams to put Candy Crowley on the panel. In the end it looked like they compromised and Campbell Brown put on ten pounds or so.


12 posted on 11/17/2007 9:04:50 AM PST by Biblebelter
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To: coffee260
The game show “Twenty-One” had a scandal in the 1950s because they were giving some of the contestants the questions prior to broadcast.

A network that gives the questions to a candidate or party prior to a debate is rigging the debate.

A rigged debate is a rigged election.

13 posted on 11/17/2007 9:11:01 AM PST by weegee (NO THIRD TERM. America does not need another unconstitutional Clinton co-presidency.)
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To: coffee260

I’ll repeat this again for people who don’t know. This is the SAME trick they pull in the 1990s that GAVE US “boxers or briefs”.

The girl who asked the B or B question was the daughter of a journalist. She’d already been vetted by the Clinton campaign. I think that the forum was Viacom-MTV and that her mom worked for Viacom-CBS News.

At any rate, she and her mother discussed “important” questions and settled on one about the legalization of recreational drugs. The Clinton campaign nixed that and had her ask something light, ergo the Boxer or Briefs question.

Same crap, different day.


14 posted on 11/17/2007 9:11:35 AM PST by weegee (NO THIRD TERM. America does not need another unconstitutional Clinton co-presidency.)
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To: skinkinthegrass

The media has BEEN in collusion with the DNC on “news stories” and “October suprises” for years now.

This goes BEYOND “media bias” where a journalist on his or her own biased a report, this is media organizations knowingly directely reporting UNDERNEATH one half of our American Government (the Democrats).

It is as if Pravda was an independent corporation but still was run by The Communist Party leadership to the exclusion of all other counter-political parties.

We don’t have a “state run” media but we do have a DNC-Rat-infested MACHINE run media.

Look back to Foleygate. The media knew of the communcations at least back to the Spring. The Democrats knew even longer. They held more information in their hands (because of the Democrat aide who was baiting Mark Foley) than the GOP yet in the Fall they said “How horrible that the Republicans ‘knew and did nothing’”. Eventually the truth came out that he didn’t lay a hand on any minors or even any aides while they were in the program. There is an ick factor but during that whole debacle a Democrat who HAD molested boys died and was CHAMPIONED as a gay rights pioneer. It was all a media-DNC coordinated attack to turn off the GOP base over “loose morals” and “a culture of corruption” that is no more evident among Republicans than it is among Democrats but the DNC run media LIES to the voting public.


15 posted on 11/17/2007 9:18:13 AM PST by weegee (NO THIRD TERM. America does not need another unconstitutional Clinton co-presidency.)
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To: wayne_b24
wayne_b24 wrote:
"is it just me, or did i smell something funny about “marine and mom” questioner/questions?
 
anybody heard anything on other blogs?"
Here's what you're looking for. It slipped my mind.
 

Talk About Planted Questions!!

(...)

CNN rolled out a Catherine Jackson to ask a question about Iran given that her son served three tours in Iraq.

Now when have I heard that before? How about in May. Thank you Harry Reid.

"My son was in Iraq three times," said Catherine Jackson of Las Vegas. "I thank God he's home now. Enough is enough. We need to bring our troops home." Reid spokesman Jon Summers said Move America Forward was mischaracterizing Reid's position. "It's their right to make their feelings known, but most Nevadans agree with Senator Reid that it's time to change course in Iraq," he said.


16 posted on 11/17/2007 9:21:23 AM PST by coffee260 (coffee)
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To: Timesink; martin_fierro; reformed_democrat; Loyalist; =Intervention=; PianoMan; GOPJ; ...
Media Schadenfreude and Media Shenanigans PING

LOTS of article links and pretty pictures showing the DNC-Media deception at work. A rigged debate is a rigged election.

Remember the "Twenty-One Scandal" where the staff showed the contestants the questions prior to the broadcasts?

Anyone think that the Republican candidates will get this same "courtesy"?

17 posted on 11/17/2007 9:21:44 AM PST by weegee (NO THIRD TERM. America does not need another unconstitutional Clinton co-presidency.)
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To: Biblebelter

Yah, Campbell Brown did look swollen.


18 posted on 11/17/2007 9:22:45 AM PST by coffee260 (coffee)
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To: coffee260

bookmark


19 posted on 11/17/2007 9:23:16 AM PST by GiovannaNicoletta
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To: coffee260

Bump


20 posted on 11/17/2007 9:24:57 AM PST by Plains Drifter (If guns kill people, wouldn't there be a lot of dead people at gun shows?)
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To: coffee260

ping for referance


21 posted on 11/17/2007 9:29:56 AM PST by Para-Ord.45
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To: coffee260

CLINTON CAMPAIGN WARNS BLITZER:

http://newsbusters.org/blogs/matthew-sheffield/2007/11/13/hillarys-warning-blitzer


22 posted on 11/17/2007 9:36:26 AM PST by Brad from Tennessee ("A politician can't give you anything he hasn't first stolen from you.")
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To: coffee260

Think about it does anyone who will stoop so low, plan anything you will like if she gets in? Got a kid to donate to the bastards.That’s what it’s all about you know.


23 posted on 11/17/2007 10:02:18 AM PST by Waco
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To: All

Another piece of the puzzle:

"Diamonds or Pearls" Girl's story has been starting to break in the MSM. Note that her name is Maria Parra-Sandoval (this is from the CNN transcript), and NOT Maria Luisa, as has been reported. The latter appears to be a Myspace alias. If you do some web searching on "Maria Parra-Sandoval," you find that she is a former intern of HARRY REID!!! This info is NOT difficult to find. What a KO-INK-I-DINK!!! (NOT)! So there you have it. I call BULLxxxx. The CNN debate was PLANTED, and here is my proof below:

 
 

 

24 posted on 11/17/2007 10:02:43 AM PST by coffee260 (coffee)
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To: All

25 posted on 11/17/2007 10:04:42 AM PST by coffee260 (coffee)
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To: coffee260
I really am an optimist, but I don't think we will ever see this reported in the MSM. And if they don't report it, how will the people who are busy making a living for their families ever find out about this?

They won't.

26 posted on 11/17/2007 10:12:26 AM PST by ncpatriot
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To: coffee260

Woof Blitzed and CNN continue to peg the BS meter needle on “Man the Lifeboats.”


27 posted on 11/17/2007 10:13:19 AM PST by N. Theknow (Kennedys: Can't drive, can't fly, can't ski, can't skipper a boat; but they know what's best for us)
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To: All
Maria Luisa -- the UNLV student who
asked Hillary Clinton whether she 
preferred "diamonds or pearls"

OR

 
Maria Parra-Sandoval
is one of the 1,700
UNLV students who
rely on private
scholarship support
each year.
 
 
Same Girl?

28 posted on 11/17/2007 10:14:45 AM PST by coffee260 (coffee)
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To: coffee260

So your point is.............?


29 posted on 11/17/2007 10:16:46 AM PST by Shady (The Fairness Doctrine is ANYTHING but fair!!!!)
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To: weegee
The media has BEEN in collusion with the DNC on “news stories” and “October suprises” for years 5+/- decades now....

Theres' no (never has been any) doubt , of the collusion with the DNC.....All are STUPID and/or MARXIST

30 posted on 11/17/2007 10:20:22 AM PST by skinkinthegrass (just b/c your paranoid, doesn't mean they're NOT out to get you....Run, Fred, Run. :^)
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To: Shady

To what?


31 posted on 11/17/2007 10:23:42 AM PST by coffee260 (coffee)
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To: coffee260
CNN Pre-Plann(T)ed & Censored Every Question & Questioner at Dem Debate

Duhhh, ya think...?

32 posted on 11/17/2007 10:25:23 AM PST by ExSES (the "bottom-line")
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To: coffee260

Bookmarked.


33 posted on 11/17/2007 10:31:41 AM PST by EverOnward
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To: All
 

Maria L. Parra-Sandoval

Maria L. Parra-Sandoval came to the United States from a small Mexican village when she was 6 years-old. She attended Valley High School and graduated third in her class with a 4.6 G.P.A. She is a first generation college student at UNLV. Maria participated in CAEO’s Educational Talent Search Program while attending Valley High School.

Maria’s outstanding academic performance, led to several scholarships and admission into the Honors College at UNLV. Maria was one of 50 students selected nationally to attend the Public Policy and Leadership Conference at the John F. Kennedy School of government at Harvard University. This spring she will serve as the political communications intern for Senator Harry Reid in Washington, D.C.[Emphasis added] Currently a junior at UNLV, Maria is also in the McNair Scholars Program.

She is an immigrant on a quest to become a United States citizen and this will soon become a reality. Dreams beyond UNLV include both a law degree and a master’s in public policy from Harvard so that she can someday practice immigration law. She says “My parents have always said that I am the American Dream, but I believe above that, I am their dream come true.”

 


34 posted on 11/17/2007 10:33:19 AM PST by coffee260 (coffee)
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To: coffee260

You can have all the proof that you want. There will be no investigation. Hillary will not admit anything.
The left will do anything to get back into power.


35 posted on 11/17/2007 10:41:10 AM PST by Leftism is Mentally Deranged
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To: coffee260; RaceBannon

As RaceBannon points out on a slightly later thread, Maria Luisa is evidently Maria L. Parra-Sandoval’s first and middle name. She uses it as a partial alias for her MySpace site.

No doubt that she was not only a plant, but that she is one of Harry Reid’s interns.


36 posted on 11/17/2007 10:42:05 AM PST by Cicero (Marcus Tullius)
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To: Leftism is Mentally Deranged

I feel your pain but I’m going down trying. And swinging!


37 posted on 11/17/2007 10:44:10 AM PST by coffee260 (coffee)
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To: All

This from Obama 08 Community Blogs:

CNN and Nevada State Democratic Party Conspire In Favor of Sen. Clinton!

I want to comment on a couple of issues relating to the Debate because I feel it is important to speak out about it.  I have had some inside information about how this debate was conducted and I think that CNN and those who organized this debate have a responsiblity to answer for the way it was conducted.  You may have noticed that there was an obvious audience bias in favor of Sen. Hillary Clinton and often times a audience bias against Sen. Edwards and Sen. Obama.  It was clear when Clinton gave her answers the audience was sreaming and clapping, but on several occasions Barack Obama, John Edwards and Dennis Kucinich were actually booed and interupted by protesters. There is actually a logical reason for this kind of not-so-subtle bias in the audience and in the moderators, and I have some inside information about what occured just in the last 24 hours that changed the dynamics of this debate.

I was really shocked to see that the audience was yelling and booing and clapping and that the CNN Moderators did not try to prevent it in any way...

Keep Reading...


38 posted on 11/17/2007 10:57:09 AM PST by coffee260 (coffee)
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To: ncpatriot

But issue ads on it NOW. Take it to the public. Air the grievances. Put the names, faces, and positions in the Party before the Ameircan public. Especially if the networks are going to continue to sell airtime DURING the debates.

Show that the empress has no clothes.


39 posted on 11/17/2007 11:20:59 AM PST by weegee (NO THIRD TERM. America does not need another unconstitutional Clinton co-presidency.)
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To: coffee260

The proper handling of such erruptions is to EVICT those audience members who are interrupting the debate.


40 posted on 11/17/2007 11:22:12 AM PST by weegee (NO THIRD TERM. America does not need another unconstitutional Clinton co-presidency.)
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To: Leftism is Mentally Deranged
You can have all the proof that you want. There will be no investigation. Hillary will not admit anything.

"What you lookin' at? You all a bunch of f*&#in' @**holes. You know why? You don't have the guts to be what you wanna be? You need people like me. You need people like me so you can point your f*&#in' fingers and say, "That's the bad guy." So... what that make you? Good? You're not good. You just know how to hide, how to lie. Me, I don't have that problem. Me, I always tell the truth. Even when I lie. So say good night to the bad guy! Come on. The last time you gonna see a bad guy like this again, let me tell you. Come on. Make way for the bad guy. There's a bad guy comin' through! Better get outta his way! - (Tony Montana "Scarface")

41 posted on 11/17/2007 11:26:28 AM PST by weegee (NO THIRD TERM. America does not need another unconstitutional Clinton co-presidency.)
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To: wayne_b24
RUSH: Okay, so we were told these were registered independent voters, and there has been a question about plants in Hillary campaign appearances. This woman's name is Catherine Jackson, and it turns out she's been in the news before. I'm holding here in my formerly nicotine-stained fingers a printed copy of the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper from May 18th of this year, and headline of the story: "'Protesters Employ Monkey to Decry Harry Reid's Iraq Stance. Group includes woman whose son was killed in war' -- With a sleepy monkey in a camouflage outfit and white handkerchiefs on flagpoles, a small group of pro-war activists Thursday gathered outside the federal courthouse that houses Senate majority leader Harry Reid's Las Vegas office decrying what they said was a policy of surrender. The anti-Reid demonstration was organized by a national group, Move America Forward, most of the protesters were from out of town."

At any rate, one of the people that showed up here in the anti-war part of the protest was, in fact, Catherine Jackson who got into this debate last night. She's a Las Vegas resident; she's obviously an activist, and she got in there last night. Do you think it's a coincidence that a huge anti-war protester who is a mother of a son who served three tours there got in? Do you think it's a coincidence she got into this debate last night? Of course, it's not a coincidence. So CNN clearly the Clinton News Network last night. There's no question about it.
42 posted on 11/17/2007 11:26:30 AM PST by Miss Didi ("Good heavens, woman, this is a war not a garden party!" Dr. Meade, Gone with the Wind)
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To: alicewonders

You mean like the mini eyebrows below her regular eyebrows?


43 posted on 11/17/2007 11:31:19 AM PST by Dante3
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To: coffee260

DemocRATS are scum

bump


44 posted on 11/17/2007 11:54:37 AM PST by petercooper ("Daisy-cutters trump a wiretap anytime." - Nicole Gelinas - 02-10-04)
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To: coffee260

I thought the diamonds or pearls thing really was one of her five questions... Has it come out that isn’t true, and CNN told her to ask a different question instead?


45 posted on 11/17/2007 3:37:15 PM PST by COgamer
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To: COgamer

Yes, she wanted to ask about Yucca Mountain.


46 posted on 11/17/2007 3:48:05 PM PST by coffee260 (coffee)
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To: COgamer

Oh, did I mention she isn’t eligible to vote?


47 posted on 11/17/2007 3:49:51 PM PST by coffee260 (coffee)
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48 posted on 11/17/2007 3:56:10 PM PST by coffee260 (coffee)
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To: Dante3

“You mean like the mini eyebrows below her regular eyebrows?”

those aren’t mini eyebrows. They’re breathing vents.


49 posted on 11/17/2007 4:32:28 PM PST by UCANSEE2 (- Attention all planets of the solar Federation--Secret plan codeword: Banana)
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To: coffee260

Eliminate propagandists and their enablers. BUMP-TO-THE-TRUTH!


50 posted on 11/17/2007 4:36:32 PM PST by PGalt
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