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Sunday Morning Talk Show Thread 3 August 2008
Various driveby media television networks ^ | 3 August 2008 | Various Self-Serving Politicians and Big Media Screaming Faces

Posted on 08/03/2008 5:05:05 AM PDT by Alas Babylon!

The Talk Shows



Sunday, August 3rd, 2008

Guests to be interviewed today on major television talk shows:

FOX NEWS SUNDAY (Fox Network): Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and former Sen. Tom Daschle, D-S.D.; Ashley Judd, actress.

MEET THE PRESS (NBC): Sens. John Kerry, D-Mass., and Joe Lieberman, I-Conn.

FACE THE NATION (CBS): Former Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin; Carly Fiorina, adviser to John McCain's campaign.

THIS WEEK (ABC): House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and former Gov. Tom Ridge, R-Pa.; David Gergen, former White House adviser.

LATE EDITION (CNN) : Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo.; former Rep. Rob Portman, R-Ohio; Kenneth Blackwell, former Ohio secretary of state; Ron Kirk, former Dallas mayor; Maj. Gen. Mark Hertling, the commander of U.S. forces in northern Iraq; Tzipi Livni, Israeli foreign minister; James K. Glassman, undersecretary of state for public diplomacy and public affairs; Laura Tyson, adviser to Barack Obama; Nancy Pfotenhauer, adviser to John McCain.


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KEYWORDS: fiorina; guests; lineup; sunday; talkshows
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To: Bahbah

Brokaw was boring ten years ago....


51 posted on 08/03/2008 6:12:12 AM PDT by rodguy911 (LAND OF THE FREE BECAUSE OF THE BRAVE)
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To: rodguy911
I'm sure Mother Earth, an inspiration to women far and wide, is there for her book launch only...last I checked it was at #1287 on Amazon.

Check out the comments at Amazon where Nancy fans blame Drudge and FReepers for her bad reviews:

Drudge Report fans have hijacked and slammed Pelosi's book on amazon
52 posted on 08/03/2008 6:12:31 AM PDT 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: ROCKLOBSTER
Daschle on Foxnews Sunday

His lips are moving.

Thus he lies?

53 posted on 08/03/2008 6:13:08 AM PDT by Fishtalk
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To: maica
I'm taking bets on how many times stretch will drop kick stephy, I say at least ten.
54 posted on 08/03/2008 6:14:02 AM PDT by rodguy911 (LAND OF THE FREE BECAUSE OF THE BRAVE)
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To: Bahbah

Tom Dash-HOLE is a LIAR and perfect salesman for that fraud and phony Obama.


55 posted on 08/03/2008 6:14:07 AM PDT by A. Morgan (VOTE FOR A LIBERAL N' WE'LL BE UP TO OUR NECKS IN ILLEGALS and OUTA' GAS!)
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To: rodguy911

The first time I crossed the Atlantic ocean, our boat had a 4 hp engine and a VERY tall mast. We upgraded to larger boats with larger engines.

Why the dems believe that Americans want to go back to windpower is just stupid!

Farmers used to use windmills too. They were very happy when they got on an electricity grid, I am sure.

It used to be called progress.


56 posted on 08/03/2008 6:14:12 AM PDT by maica (Peace is the Aftermath of Victory)
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To: Son House

Some how I don’t think this is one of those $440,000 per day rental drilling rigs used in the Gulf.


57 posted on 08/03/2008 6:15:14 AM PDT by rodguy911 (LAND OF THE FREE BECAUSE OF THE BRAVE)
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To: TomGuy
C’mon Tom, we have been carping for several years for the pubbies to do something. At least they are on the right track. Was it enough? Hardly. Is it a great start, IMHO yes.
58 posted on 08/03/2008 6:16:46 AM PDT by rodguy911 (LAND OF THE FREE BECAUSE OF THE BRAVE)
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To: Bahbah

Lindsey Graham is dominating the session with Wallace and Daschle.


59 posted on 08/03/2008 6:16:56 AM PDT by maica (Peace is the Aftermath of Victory)
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To: Fishtalk

60 posted on 08/03/2008 6:17:03 AM PDT by Alas Babylon!
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To: Fishtalk

Patricia should be in the top ten. ;)


61 posted on 08/03/2008 6:17:42 AM PDT 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: TomGuy
There must be a sum total of 14 people who can face the media.

Agree ... I'd like to see more of Congressman Paul Ryan (R-WI), 1st District. He was on CNBC a week ago and he gets it!

Anyone out there in his district?

http://www.house.gov/ryan/welcome.htm

62 posted on 08/03/2008 6:18:45 AM PDT by Walleye_Walter (No to Osama and Obama)
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To: maica
'Farmers used to use windmills too.'

I think they still do. There are a lot of them in West Texas - too far to lay electric lines, usually.

63 posted on 08/03/2008 6:19:29 AM PDT by mathluv
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To: Miss Didi

What’s up with this they!They forgot to blame GW! I thought everything was his fault!!


64 posted on 08/03/2008 6:20:26 AM PDT by rodguy911 (LAND OF THE FREE BECAUSE OF THE BRAVE)
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To: All
Pelosi will save the planet while the rest of us spend decades waiting for that magical new energy source that happen because there's no new oil wells:

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65 posted on 08/03/2008 6:20:30 AM PDT by Son House ( [ ]Obama=>LoseBothWars/Raise Taxes [X]McCain=>WinBothWars/CutPorkBarrelSpending)
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To: Fishtalk

Lieberman sitting next to Kerry outlining why he’s for McCain. Pretty interesting to watch.


66 posted on 08/03/2008 6:21:32 AM PDT by Textide
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To: All


In case anyone missed W's "Happy Anniversary" call to Rush Friday:

The Bush Family Calls Rush
67 posted on 08/03/2008 6:22:42 AM PDT 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: Son House
The mandatory... Jon F. Carry Commuter-Sailboard Bill


68 posted on 08/03/2008 6:23:37 AM PDT by johnny7 ("Duck I says... ")
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To: rodguy911

It’s not a drill...its a pump!


69 posted on 08/03/2008 6:24:49 AM PDT by montomike (If you didn't find this funny or amusing...have a worldwide riot.)
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To: Textide
Kerry arguing that Obama was central to passing a recent Ethics bill, and Lieberman interrupted with a list of other names that were more relevant.

Looks like Lieberman's blood is pumping here. He just accused Kerry of disrespecting our troops... This is entertainment!

70 posted on 08/03/2008 6:25:04 AM PDT by Textide
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To: rodguy911

Has anyone seen any footage from Fridays lights out Pelosi’s Politburo sessions...digital cameras , video phones or anything? I thought I saw a cut on NBC news yesterday.


71 posted on 08/03/2008 6:25:10 AM PDT by chiller (www.beheardtoday.com.....check it out....cheap letters to govt. officials...I love it.)
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To: rodguy911
What’s up with this they!They forgot to blame GW! I thought everything was his fault!!

Give them time...they will somehow tie Amazon to Dick Cheney, Haliburton and big oil.
72 posted on 08/03/2008 6:25:40 AM PDT 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: A. Morgan
How anyone, including Daschle himself, can sit there with a straight face while he is talking is beyond me.
73 posted on 08/03/2008 6:25:50 AM PDT by jennyjenny
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To: mathluv
The windmills are still there, so are the wind turbines.

We need to pull out all the stops including nuclear and especially hydro.

Other than nuclear, ALL other energy, oil, wind, solar, hydro, coal, firewood etc. comes from the sun.

74 posted on 08/03/2008 6:26:57 AM PDT by ROCKLOBSTER (RATs...nothing more than Bald Haired Hippies!)
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To: mathluv

My point. Using wind power is possible, but when there is an opportunity to ‘upgrade’ to a generator or engine that uses fuel, it is a much more productive form of energy. Americans want economic growth, so Americans want more fuel!


75 posted on 08/03/2008 6:27:25 AM PDT by maica (Peace is the Aftermath of Victory)
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To: johnny7

God! kerry is unbelievable..He continues to denounce the surge.I wish they had gotten a real Republican to attack the scum kerry.

Kerry is so disgusting to watch with that fake tan.


76 posted on 08/03/2008 6:28:24 AM PDT by Recovering Ex-hippie (WE NEED A TROOP SURGE IN CHICAGO !)
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To: montomike
And a gusher too;


77 posted on 08/03/2008 6:28:45 AM PDT by Son House ( [ ]Obama=>LoseBothWars/Raise Taxes [X]McCain=>WinBothWars/CutPorkBarrelSpending)
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To: Textide

Kerry is an un-American traitor to our country, plain and simple. He’s a disgrace to the United States and useful idiots in MA keep electing him to the US Senate.


78 posted on 08/03/2008 6:29:03 AM PDT by Morgan in Denver
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To: maica

Tell us more, please!


79 posted on 08/03/2008 6:29:42 AM PDT by Alas Babylon!
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To: Textide
Kerry is trying to marginalize the "surge", Lieberman keeps interrupting him. Kerry's condescending laugh is occasionally heard in the background.

Lieberman's explaining why he's crossing party lines to support McCain. Explains that if he's asked to go to the RNC, that he won't trash Obama, but will ask people to unite. [end]

80 posted on 08/03/2008 6:29:49 AM PDT by Textide
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To: Textide

Thanks, please keep reporting!


81 posted on 08/03/2008 6:30:15 AM PDT by Alas Babylon!
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To: TomGuy
I don't know TG

Right now Lindsay Graham is suggesting that MCCAIN call the President and ask to reconvene congress.

Here's how I understand it.....

On Friday they closed at 5 pm. It totalled about 50 pubbies and some were allegedly returning. They said they would NOT go home until either Pelosi opened the house for debate on the matter or the Prez called for congress to vote on the matter.

They are supposed to be back on Monday.

Now if the pubbie do this right, and I'm hopeful but skeptical, they'd spend this weekend calling the pubbies who went home. They'd arrange for cameras in that chamber, somehow, some way.

The fact that Graham is implying that McCain should be the one calling the president to reconvene the House leaves me hopeful. If McCain really wanted to win this thing he'd jump on this thing with both feet.

Here's the thing.....the Dems are banking on the month of August being a month that Americans get used to gasoline at $3.50+ a gallon. Already the price is dropping daily, cent by cent. The Dems figure if they can wait this out, and they know it's a bombshell, it will blow over and after recess life can go on.

The pubbies should be playing this up and not letting the Dems get away with it. Their refusal to allow us to drill in our own land does NOT resonate with the American people big time. The pubbies NEED to get this out in the open, make those Saudi/Soros funded Dems explain this logic to Americans filled with common sense who would never dream of buying tomatoes at an exhorbitant cost from a grocery when they can plant seeds in their own back yard and grow their own. Yeah...that's right, we who carry this country on our backs whilst raising the citizens and soldiers of tomorrow.

So I must hope that Graham, given his proximity to McCain, has some inside scoop that McCain might jump into this fray with both feet. But I'll believe it when I see it.

Because even IF the price of gasoline goes down fifty cents or so, the reality is that within this summer driving season the cost of a gallon of gas went up almost a buck and if we sit back and ignore it....soon enough it will start going up again. We need to get this congress to do OUR will....hey out here, these people who elected you guys, remember us?

This issue is the pubbies to lose, believe it.

Finally....Mike Castle is Delaware's one and only congress critter in the House. Delaware is one of the few states that has TWO senators and one representative.

Mike Castle is a Republican.

Mike Castle is President of the so-called "Main Street Republicans". This is a group of RINO's with that cutesy name that indicates a real "bipartisanship" which some would call...BEING A DAMN DEMOCRAT!

I've been complaining for about forever about this Main Street Republican group being AGAINST drilling in ANWAR.

You read right....a Republican trying to protect the caribou.

If the pubbies push this issue traitors like Castle will be exposed. For Castle was NOT one of those fifty pubbies revolting in the House, go with me. And goodness Delaware is right up the street from DC. He could easily just turn around and go back, no?

Nice man, I met him, have a pic of me with him, Governor of Delaware for two terms. But believe that Delaware citizens want cheaper gas and could care less about the tundra. So exactly what constituency is Castle serving?

When I was involved with the Delaware pubbie party I asked over and over when we could get rid of Castle, put a real Democrat in his place.

"We need him," is what the party gurus told me.

And THIS is why liberals, Dems and RINOS control congress.

82 posted on 08/03/2008 6:30:36 AM PDT by Fishtalk
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To: maica

I certainly agree that we need more fuel.


83 posted on 08/03/2008 6:30:57 AM PDT by mathluv
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To: Textide

Excellent! (Halp us Jon Cary, we stuck in Irak!)


84 posted on 08/03/2008 6:31:02 AM PDT by Alas Babylon!
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To: jennyjenny

Jenny, please tell us what Daschle is lying about!


85 posted on 08/03/2008 6:31:39 AM PDT by Alas Babylon!
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To: Recovering Ex-hippie

I’d rather have Lieberman up there against Kerry than some ‘Real’ Republicans these days. Thought he did a good job in that interview.


86 posted on 08/03/2008 6:32:35 AM PDT by Textide
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To: maica
Its all part of the Marxian/Socialist plan the dems have to equalize everyone and get rid of the “evil” rich. Don't you know our country uses more power than others how dare we! Marxists will right all the wrongs of free thinkers.
87 posted on 08/03/2008 6:33:33 AM PDT by rodguy911 (LAND OF THE FREE BECAUSE OF THE BRAVE)
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To: Miss Didi

OMG that’s was so wonderful.

And Rush deserves it.

He got so many astounding phone calls and I had to wonder if all these people listen to Rush why don’t they follow his lead?

Even IF Rush didn’t choose what has to be the number one female name of his generation (I am the same age as Rush), specifically PATRICIA, in his top one hundred female names, I love him anyways.


88 posted on 08/03/2008 6:34:22 AM PDT by Fishtalk
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To: mathluv
we need more fuel.

I don't know about that, but we do need energy self-sufficiency by any and every method.

89 posted on 08/03/2008 6:34:25 AM PDT by ROCKLOBSTER (RATs...nothing more than Bald Haired Hippies!)
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To: Alas Babylon!

I knew someone would get me started laughing! Now the question is how do I stop!!


90 posted on 08/03/2008 6:34:40 AM PDT by rodguy911 (LAND OF THE FREE BECAUSE OF THE BRAVE)
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To: jennyjenny

Obama unmasked!

This is what Dash-HOLE is trying to sell us!

91 posted on 08/03/2008 6:34:50 AM PDT by A. Morgan (VOTE FOR A LIBERAL N' WE'LL BE UP TO OUR NECKS IN ILLEGALS and OUTA' GAS!)
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To: Alas Babylon!

Daschle seems out of practice, and not comfortable with Wallace’s persistence in asking questions that demand a concrete, non-waffle, answer.

Graham had facts in front of him, read quotes from a paper on the table. I think Daschle demonstrated that popular word on FR — gob-smacked.

During the discussion of the McCain ad challenging Obama on his rockstar status, Daschle said he had never heard Obama say the word “I”. Wallace replied, “you haven’t? We can get the tape and play it.”


92 posted on 08/03/2008 6:35:26 AM PDT by maica (Peace is the Aftermath of Victory)
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To: ROCKLOBSTER

Is fuel not energy????? We have the entrepeneurs to find new ways of doing things, but we need plain ol’ fossil fuels to get us up and running and TO the new ways.


93 posted on 08/03/2008 6:36:41 AM PDT by mathluv
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To: Son House

Don’t think I’d pay 440k a day for THAT rig!


94 posted on 08/03/2008 6:37:10 AM PDT by chiller (www.beheardtoday.com.....check it out....cheap letters to govt. officials...I love it.)
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To: maica
During the discussion of the McCain ad challenging Obama on his rockstar status, Daschle said he had never heard Obama say the word “I”.

He must have never heard Obama speak then. That's just plain wacko.

95 posted on 08/03/2008 6:38:13 AM PDT by Textide
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Juan Williams just said that Obama did play the race card this week, and made a mistake doing so.


96 posted on 08/03/2008 6:38:29 AM PDT by maica (Peace is the Aftermath of Victory)
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To: Fishtalk

Good insight, Fishtalk! McCain needs to jump on board.

Slight correction: I don’t think it’s a case of the people of Delaware (or any state, for that matter) not caring about the tundra, it’s just that it’s a lie to say the tundra will be harmed by modern, scientific exploration and extraction of its oil.

People see a picture of the tundra at ANWR and say, “WTF, there’s NOTHING there! Drill it, baby!!!”


97 posted on 08/03/2008 6:38:45 AM PDT by Alas Babylon!
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To: Textide

That was an example of how Daschle lies with a smile every time he speaks. I am so glad that he is gone from the Senate!


98 posted on 08/03/2008 6:39:54 AM PDT by maica (Peace is the Aftermath of Victory)
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To: Recovering Ex-hippie
(WE NEED A TROOP SURGE IN CHICAGO !)

PHILADELPHIA, DETROIT, SAN FRANCISCO...

99 posted on 08/03/2008 6:41:18 AM PDT by johnny7 ("Duck I says... ")
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To: maica
During the discussion of the McCain ad challenging Obama on his rockstar status, Daschle said he had never heard Obama say the word “I”. Wallace replied, “you haven’t? We can get the tape and play it.”

OMG! What an idiot thing to say. I supposed Wallace made him "deeply saddened".

100 posted on 08/03/2008 6:42:12 AM PDT by Alas Babylon!
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