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MoveOn.Mika: 'Silly' To Discuss Obama Not Telling Truth Over Authorship Of Sequester
NewsBusters ^ | Mark Finkelstein

Posted on 02/25/2013 5:56:45 AM PST by governsleastgovernsbest

Call her MoveOn.Mika . . . Bob Woodward has demonstrated that President Obama was not telling the truth when during the third presidential debate he flatly stated "the sequester is not something that I've proposed. It is something that Congress has proposed.” In fact, it was two Obama aides who devised the plan, and Obama himself who approved it.

But when Joe Scarborough wanted to get those facts on the record this morning, Mika Brzezinski repeatedly declared that discussing Obama's failure to tell the truth was "silly." Things got heated between the co-hosts at one point as Mika cut Joe off, saying "I need to talk."

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TOPICS: Business/Economy; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: barackobama; joescarborough; mikabrzezinski; sequester

1 posted on 02/25/2013 5:56:49 AM PST by governsleastgovernsbest
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To: netmilsmom; Behind Liberal Lines; Miss Marple; an amused spectator; Diogenesis; MEG33; PGalt; ...

Move.On.Mika thinks it’s “silly” to spend time discussing Obama’s lying about having authored sequester. Ping to Today show list.


2 posted on 02/25/2013 5:58:18 AM PST by governsleastgovernsbest (FReepmail or ping me to be put on my ping list for criticism of liberal media)
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To: governsleastgovernsbest

In the words of the immortal Hillary Clinton: “What difference does it make?” It’s a standard answer for libs caught in a lie.


3 posted on 02/25/2013 5:59:26 AM PST by TruthShallSetYouFree (July 4, 1776: Declaration of Independence. Nov 6, 2012: Declaration of Dependence. R.I.P. America.)
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To: governsleastgovernsbest

Of course, Bob Woodward has NO pull now that he tells the truth about DEMOCRATS. I believe the media that once couldn’t get enough of him is now shunning him.


4 posted on 02/25/2013 6:00:10 AM PST by freeangel ( (free speech is only good until someone else doesn't like it)
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To: governsleastgovernsbest

"Daddy says that lies this little don't count."

5 posted on 02/25/2013 6:03:28 AM PST by Diogenesis (De Oppresso Liber)
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To: freeangel

He violated the Liberal code.


6 posted on 02/25/2013 6:04:11 AM PST by Eric in the Ozarks (NRA Life Member)
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To: governsleastgovernsbest
Mika Brzezinski repeatedly declared that discussing Obama's failure to tell the truth was "silly."

I agree with Mika - an odd experience for me. Considering that Obama lies almost 100% of the time, it is silly to discuss yet another Obama lie as if it was newsworthy. Obama's worshipers will not listen to any criticism of their messiah, and rational people already know that Obama lies whenever his lips move.


7 posted on 02/25/2013 6:04:15 AM PST by Pollster1
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To: governsleastgovernsbest

yeah cos you don’t have to tell the truth unless you are under oath, first amendment right to lie...........


8 posted on 02/25/2013 6:05:37 AM PST by yldstrk (My heroes have always been cowboys)
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To: governsleastgovernsbest

This is pretty lame, even for a liberal, avoiding the truth of the situation by trying to demean those who point out the truth.

This tactic is typical of the left, but this incarnation of it is particularly lame.

Mika - you lightweight.


9 posted on 02/25/2013 6:07:31 AM PST by MrB (The difference between a Humanist and a Satanist - the latter admits whom he's working for)
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To: governsleastgovernsbest
These two storied are both posted right next to one another - coincidence?

CBS' Bill Plante: Obama Admin "Undercutting The First Amendment," It's "State-Run Media" (video)

WAKE UP AMERICA BEFORE WE SEE HITLER AGAIN.
10 posted on 02/25/2013 6:11:02 AM PST by Cheerio (Barry Hussein Soetoro-0bama=The Complete Destruction of American Capitalism)
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To: governsleastgovernsbest
Mika, You Ignorant Slut!


11 posted on 02/25/2013 6:11:12 AM PST by KC_Lion (Build the America you want to live in at your address, and keep looking up.-Sarah Palin)
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To: governsleastgovernsbest

Mika knows she is employed by NBC which is Obama’s Pravda. Like any good leftist she is practiced at “lieing rectification.” That is the technique that leftists use to tell falsehoods to achieve political goals. However soon the inherent contradictions and faults of the Obama administration will be unable to be hidden with clever obfuscations. Bad policies lead to bad outcomes and it will all collapse.


12 posted on 02/25/2013 6:12:41 AM PST by allendale
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To: governsleastgovernsbest
Mika with a capital C. That woman makes me puke all the others on the show cause gaging. Its MSNBC SOP
13 posted on 02/25/2013 6:13:29 AM PST by CGASMIA68
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To: TruthShallSetYouFree

In the words of the immortal Hillary Clinton: “What difference does it make?” It’s a standard answer for libs caught in a lie.


You mean Benghazi Betty?


14 posted on 02/25/2013 6:19:37 AM PST by chessplayer
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To: Diogenesis

Liberals get so animated when confronted with facts they refuse to recognize.


15 posted on 02/25/2013 6:21:48 AM PST by TexasCajun
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To: freeangel

Of course, Bob Woodward has NO pull now that he tells the truth about DEMOCRATS. I believe the media that once couldn’t get enough of him is now shunning him.


DU is ripping him apart. Real nasty.


16 posted on 02/25/2013 6:21:59 AM PST by chessplayer
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To: Diogenesis

Liberals get so animated when confronted with facts they refuse to recognize.


17 posted on 02/25/2013 6:23:05 AM PST by TexasCajun
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To: governsleastgovernsbest

“WHAT DIFFERENCE DOES IT MAKE”!? /s


18 posted on 02/25/2013 6:23:50 AM PST by READINABLUESTATE ("We must hang together, gentlemen...else, we shall most assuredly hang separately." - Franklin)
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To: governsleastgovernsbest

Liars cover up for LIARS! Can’t stand that woman or Joe for that matter. That’s why I NEVER watch MSNBC unless something is posted about it!! IDIOTS


20 posted on 02/25/2013 6:30:59 AM PST by Cricket24 (Sick of spineless Republicans!)
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To: TexasCajun

It seems you can always tell what hurts them down deep by their reaction.

The last one was when Limbaugh used the “ashamed of my country” phrase,
pointing out both the fact that we SHOULD BE ashamed of what’s becoming of the country,
and Michelle’s comment about “first time to be proud of my country”.


21 posted on 02/25/2013 6:31:49 AM PST by MrB (The difference between a Humanist and a Satanist - the latter admits whom he's working for)
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To: KC_Lion

Wow! Talk about a sexist picture! I can’t believe any serious woman would pose for something like that.


22 posted on 02/25/2013 6:33:12 AM PST by Cricket24 (Sick of spineless Republicans!)
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To: chessplayer

“DU is ripping him apart. Real nasty.”

Ooooh—I hope you took a shower before you came onto FR. LOL


23 posted on 02/25/2013 6:45:26 AM PST by freeangel ( (free speech is only good until someone else doesn't like it)
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To: Cricket24
"Wow! Talk about a sexist picture! I can’t believe any serious woman would pose for something like that."

Women who actually have a hot body just love to show it off. It's the ones that have let themselves go or never had it in the first place that get shrill about "objectification".

24 posted on 02/25/2013 6:47:04 AM PST by circlecity
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To: governsleastgovernsbest

If it weren’t for ‘Right Leaning Talk Radio Shows’, sites like this etc, fools like these two would get a “Who are ‘they’? And Why should we/I care what they think”.

If the ‘entire’ MSNBC ‘lineup’ were to be completely ignored by “US”, they and their small audience would fade off into oblivion.
“We” prop them up and would imagine a goodly amount of their viewing audience is people that are ONLY aware of their existences because of the likes of FR, Rush, Hannity, Levin etc etc etc.


25 posted on 02/25/2013 6:49:58 AM PST by xrmusn (6/98 "It is virtually impossible to clean the pond as long as the pigs are still crapping in it")
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To: xrmusn

I hear you, but the fact is that Morning Joe is considered an important ‘agenda-setter’ within MSM circles. At NewsBusters we believe it’s important to expose and combat liberal media bias, and Morning Joe is my main beat.


26 posted on 02/25/2013 6:52:56 AM PST by governsleastgovernsbest (FReepmail or ping me to be put on my ping list for criticism of liberal media)
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To: MrB
Joe should have asked Mika if it was the Republicans idea and a bad thing, whey did Obama threaten to veto any bill that would change it.

President Obama had stern words for any Republicans who are thinking about trying to reverse the automatic cuts that will take place now that the super committee has failed to reach an agreement -- Obama threatens to veto changes to $1.2T in cuts:

27 posted on 02/25/2013 7:01:47 AM PST by TexasCajun
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To: TexasCajun

That would be a “silly” thing to ask, and Mika’s not going to answer such a “silly” question.


28 posted on 02/25/2013 7:05:09 AM PST by MrB (The difference between a Humanist and a Satanist - the latter admits whom he's working for)
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To: MrB

29 posted on 02/25/2013 7:16:05 AM PST by Paladin2
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To: governsleastgovernsbest

At NewsBusters we believe it’s important to expose and combat liberal media bias, and Morning Joe is my main beat.
= = = = = = = = = = = = = = = =
I do understand that and ‘thank you’ for keeping us ‘informed’ and making it possible to NOT have to watch that trite.
But to be the ‘Most important element on MSNBC is like saying that ‘one’ is the most important TV reporter in Bumfuz AR, while it is nice to be #1, the size of the audience should be factored in.

When I contracted with a larger ‘mainline’ Delivery Co, my cohorts/peers were saying “They only pay 65% to you, my guy pays 70-85%, which is fine but the ‘base’ of MY Company was 2.00 while ‘their’ base was 1.30 and the ‘only’ reason I knew of these people was their company was ALSO subbing out, (like I was), so, working side by side, I was making 1.30 (at 65%), while ‘they’ were making around 1.10 for the same job - I was just cutting out the middle man and getting more......and getting the ‘cream’ off the top jobs..


30 posted on 02/25/2013 7:16:57 AM PST by xrmusn (6/98 "It is virtually impossible to clean the pond as long as the pigs are still crapping in it")
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To: governsleastgovernsbest

Their 3 viewers are at odds about who to support on this one.


31 posted on 02/25/2013 7:20:57 AM PST by frogjerk (Obama: Government by Freakout)
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To: governsleastgovernsbest

Honestly, even if Obama may lie all the time there are still idiots out there who really don’t realize it. Having at least someone on MSNBC point this out is good because maybe not everyone saw it, but at the least someone did and maybe will start to realize the pile of you know what that has been accumulating in DC.


32 posted on 02/25/2013 7:28:37 AM PST by Truthliesinpie
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To: governsleastgovernsbest

In those immortal words of Hillary, “What difference does it make?”

In fact, if this worthless Marxist propaganda channel was dropped from our satellite service, it certainly wouldn’t make a difference to us. We are being robbed by having to pay for MSNBC, BET, OWN etc. etc. which we never watch.


33 posted on 02/25/2013 7:33:40 AM PST by txrefugee
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To: Travis McGee

The Obama News Channels are still waiting for the WH to tell them what to ‘report’ on Benghazi.

pathetic beyond belief


34 posted on 02/25/2013 7:37:15 AM PST by SusaninOhio
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To: txrefugee

Actually the exact quote is, “What difference at this point does it make?” and the “at this point” is significant. This nation somehow has elected a communist to the Presidency, twice! Our goose is cooked. Next: To the barricades!


35 posted on 02/25/2013 8:38:41 AM PST by mc5cents
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To: chessplayer; TruthShallSetYouFree
You mean Benghazi Betty?

What Difference Does it Make?

36 posted on 02/25/2013 12:08:36 PM PST by itsahoot (MSM and Fox free since Nov 1st. If it doesn’t happen here then it didn't happen.)
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To: circlecity
It's the ones that have let themselves go or never had it in the first place that get shrill about "objectification".

You want to post yours?

37 posted on 02/25/2013 12:14:13 PM PST by itsahoot (MSM and Fox free since Nov 1st. If it doesn’t happen here then it didn't happen.)
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To: Cricket24
These women claim to want to be respected for their brains.

Yeah...right.

38 posted on 02/25/2013 1:27:37 PM PST by what's up
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To: itsahoot
"You want to post yours?"

No probs. At 54 I'm 8% body fat, 185 lbs, bench 375 six times, Squat 420, and teach cops martial arts at my local gym on Saturday mornings for a hobby.

39 posted on 02/25/2013 2:19:39 PM PST by circlecity
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