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Kirsten Powers: Liberals Shun
Opposing Views Because They´re
Used to Controlling the Media

Newsbusters, by Noel Sheppard

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Posted By:JoniTx, 1/24/2013 10:13:19 AM

More and more, Fox News´s left-leaning contributor Kirsten Powers is becoming a must-see analyst on the network. Appearing on The O´Reilly Factor Wednesday, Powers said, "I think liberals because they are so used to controlling all the media...when they hear things that don´t jibe with what they want to hear, it´s very disconcerting and unsettling" (video follows with transcript and commentary): BILL O’REILLY: Personal Story segment tonight: New study out of George Washington University says that liberal people using the internet are less tolerant than conservative net users are. Also 71 percent of Americans younger than 25 believe

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: wilko, 1/24/2013 10:23:14 AM     (No. 9136253)

Deep down inside they are scared to death of us. We will prevail, it´s inevitable, and they will fail because the world they wish for is unsustainable.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Ruhn, 1/24/2013 10:24:53 AM     (No. 9136259)

Two words: cognitive dissonance

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Boneshaker, 1/24/2013 10:24:57 AM     (No. 9136260)

Kirsten has gradually been moving from her ultra-left views to a more realistic centrist position.

Sometimes she sounds almost rational.

If she lives long enough she will end up as a conservative.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: jerseyden, 1/24/2013 10:41:51 AM     (No. 9136312)

She may be a liberal, but I would rather hear her than either Colmes or Williams. She at least has some thought out views on a subject, not like the talking point the other two use.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 1/24/2013 10:43:02 AM     (No. 9136314)

kirsten is getting better, but occasionally, she badly comes off the track when her incoherent, liberal side manifests. kirsten is irrational, hysterical on immigration topic. It´s a blind spot for her.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: G-Tom, 1/24/2013 10:59:10 AM     (No. 9136349)

I don mind her on Fox news roundtable cos if she goes too far left, I just mute the sound and look at her, the cutest l´il lib in D. C.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: ocjim, 1/24/2013 11:11:13 AM     (No. 9136381)

I think her sense of humor and proportion separates her from most Lefties these days. She sees the Right as often wrong, not evil. I´m sure what we see in her as encouraging glimmers of rationality and awareness, Kirsten´s Lefty friends see as creeping Stockholm Syndrome from hanging out at FoxNews too much. And she´s kind of liking it.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: steveW, 1/24/2013 11:19:01 AM     (No. 9136403)

Jump, Kirsten! You know in your heart the Left is up to no good and they´re all liars. You´ll be welcomed and smothered with love on the RIght like you can´t imagine. Jump! It´s not scary, I promise.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: SoCalGal, 1/24/2013 11:43:16 AM     (No. 9136475)

Not sure when Kirsten experienced this epiphany. Months ago, during the presidential campaign, she was a hard line Liberal who would not budge an inch off the official talking points.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: krause, 1/24/2013 11:48:54 AM     (No. 9136498)

She´s going to be in for a talking-to from the lefty machine pretty soon. She´s getting off the reservation a little.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: fayebeck, 1/24/2013 11:56:45 AM     (No. 9136525)

She´s no more than a female Juan Williams or Bill Cosby.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: jalo1951, 1/24/2013 12:04:27 PM     (No. 9136551)

So, did she stop drinking the kool-aid or what? Anyway, facts have never bothered the liberals.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Caljeepgirl, 1/24/2013 1:08:21 PM     (No. 9136732)

Love Kirsten! Always enjoy listening to what she contributes to the conversation.

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