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John McCain Asks NBC´s
David Gregory ´Do You Care
Whether Four Americans Died?´

Newsbusters, by Noel Sheppard

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Posted By:JoniTx, 2/17/2013 4:13:00 PM

Senator John McCain (R-Ariz.) asked NBC´s David Gregory a question Sunday that should be asked of virtually every media member in this country. During a heated exchange about the attack on our consulate in Benghazi, Libya, last year, McCain said to his Meet the Press host, "Do you care whether four Americans died?" (video follows with transcript and commentary):DAVID GREGORY, HOST: The president said this week on the issue of Benghazi, "You guys are running out of things to ask about." So let me ask you, at the end of the day here on Benghazi, if the worst thing

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: DonQuijote, 2/17/2013 4:16:41 PM     (No. 9181889)

No, he doesn´t care. he would only care if this had happened in a R administration. This time, McCain done good. More and more people should turn the tables on Obama´s media and ASK THEM TO ANSWER QUESTIONS!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Spidey, 2/17/2013 4:17:44 PM     (No. 9181891)

the left has a stock answer on Benghazi and that´s the 4000+ that died in Iraq and according to them we killed 100´s of thousands of civilians.So,why are we so concerned over 4 people.

Never mind that this was complete dereliction of duty and a massive cover up scheme that blew up in their faces. A fake illness and injury to Hillary to buy time.Petraeus ran out of town to keep his mouth shut.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: eoddad, 2/17/2013 4:31:47 PM     (No. 9181909)

I rarely have anything nice to say about Sen. McCain, so here is an exception thanks for taking it right to the phoney journalist who is really just a propagandist in the Geobbel´s style. McCain did not let him get a way with it. Thanks you Senator this happens as often as the Pope retiring and lightning hitting the Vatican.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: RedLegLeader68, 2/17/2013 4:37:57 PM     (No. 9181916)

What #3 said. As of late, I, too, don´t have much good to say about McCain; especially, since he punted on the election and left us with this mess.

It will be interesting to see where he and Miss Lindsay stand (fall?) on the Hagel matter.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: bamapreacher, 2/17/2013 4:38:49 PM     (No. 9181917)

Yes, good for McCain for a change. He gave it to that slimeball right between the eyes for all to see - and hopefully ponder.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: gefisherman, 2/17/2013 4:54:00 PM     (No. 9181933)

Gregory was not shamed by the interview, and I doubt other so called journalists will be shamed. Gregory and his ilk are beyond shame.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: HalfNorsk, 2/17/2013 5:17:32 PM     (No. 9181960)

I am amazed by the length of time Gregory actually shut up and listened. Maybe, for a few seconds, his brain and conscience were connected.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: uno, 2/17/2013 5:38:10 PM     (No. 9181986)

McCain outlines numerous issues that we don´t have answers to, nor are any answers forthcoming, and Gregory still continues to ask "A cover up of what?"!!!
NBC is just State Controlled Media and Gregory is just another little monkey dancing on the end of the Obamboozler´s string!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 2/17/2013 5:43:53 PM     (No. 9181994)

I suppose this would be significant if anyone watched Meet the Press. As for my family, we´re at church Sunday mornings.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: bigken2, 2/17/2013 5:44:32 PM     (No. 9181995)

#8 says it all gregory is a little obama todie

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Rob_NC, 2/17/2013 5:48:15 PM     (No. 9182001)

...the whole issue 50 years from now will be that line...

"DOES IT REALLY MATTER"

...dc is a cesspool...think there is more than one spot that needs draining..huh,"W"..

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Reply 12 - Posted by: artman1746, 2/17/2013 6:00:32 PM     (No. 9182011)

No, McCain did not do good. How about:

"Do you not care about four dead Americans?. Or are you so bent upon saving Obama embarrassment that you will invite me on your show in an attempt to further brunt those who want answers? It is tragic that we have a media that refuse to help us honor these dead Americans by at the very least knowing the full story as to why it happened. (Take off mic and walk off the set).

that is what must begin to happen to these cretins. But don´t expect anyone but Cruse to do it.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: brianod1, 2/17/2013 6:03:12 PM     (No. 9182018)

I take note that Mr. Gregory did not answer Senator McCain, instead he kept up the defense of the administration. Journalist my rear.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: flatwater, 2/17/2013 6:14:10 PM     (No. 9182033)

THIS is what Republicans need to do in a united fashion if they are to win back a majority in the U.S. Senate!

QUESTION the questioners! Shove those uncomfortable questions right in their faces, from Benghazi to Fast & Furious!

Thank you, Senator McCain!

Do they care about four dead Americans?

Note that David Gregory REFUSED TO ANSWER?

Do they care about three-hundred murdered Mexican Citizens?

Note that they won´t report, and won´t answer!

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Reply 15 - Posted by: gesundheit, 2/17/2013 6:40:12 PM     (No. 9182065)

After the Benghazi attack, Susan Rice was specifically asked to appear on ´´Meet the Press´´ in order to lie that it was caused by an anti-Islamist video.

And for years, John McCain has been specifically asked to appear on ´´Meet the Press´´ in order to undermine the Republican party.

´´Meet the Press´´ has been nothing if not consistent in its support for the Democrats.

But if John McCain has decided to no longer fulfill his anti-Republican mission on Sunday talkshows, which Republican will be left to do so? Lindsay Graham? But Senator Grahamnesty is up for re-election next year and probably doesn´t want to be the Dick Lugar of 2014.

So, ´´Meet the Press´´ has a job opening for a disloyal Republican, and let´s hope no one will agree to fill it.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Malia2012, 2/17/2013 6:58:08 PM     (No. 9182082)

Say what you will, but Senator McCain AND Senator Lindsay Graham have done a very good job (lately) of calling out obama and his obama-worshipping-knee-pad-wearing-press, not that it matters to some who are heck-bent on bashing them. Thank you, John McCain!

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Reply 17 - Posted by: JimS, 2/17/2013 7:05:57 PM     (No. 9182088)

Why should the LeftMedia care about the murders of 4 Americans?
Now if it were 4 homosexuals denied the "right" to marry, or 4 third-trimester Women seeking last minute abortions, or 4 gay troop leaders rejected by the Boy Scouts, or 4 Black people somehow "dissed" by whites, Or 4 illegal aliens denied the right to vote--then the LeftMedia would be all over it.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: tlyons1, 2/17/2013 7:39:18 PM     (No. 9182113)

#12....you hit on something there!! What a breath of fresh air that would have been!! But, in truth, the media treasonists have no shame ... Never see reality..

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Reply 19 - Posted by: GreatPlains, 2/17/2013 8:50:04 PM     (No. 9182171)

# 16 Amen.
Senators McCain and Graham have been on point on Benghazi ( and Hagel and gun control ) for weeks.
Limbaugh and the other far right wing talkers continue to ignore the great job these two have done .
Because it doesn´t fit the phony narrative that they have established.
For some inexplicable reason, some self appointed Tea Party honchos continue to slam Graham
and vow to primary him.
If past is prologue, we can watch that seat go the Akin way.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: ocjim, 2/17/2013 11:40:58 PM     (No. 9182292)

By speaking his mind so directly and plainly in Obama´s presence I think Dr Ben Carson has spurred others to do the same, even John McCain.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Crosscut, 2/18/2013 12:03:26 AM     (No. 9182306)

No more hearings, interrogations and questionings are needed. It is plain Obama lied and led a massive coverup. Nixon got kicked out for lying and Obama ain´t no better.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: mfm, 2/18/2013 2:07:51 AM     (No. 9182348)

Bravo #12.. spit on these people, I am so done with the nice..

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Reply 23 - Posted by: milwaukeeroad, 2/18/2013 7:16:37 AM     (No. 9182475)

Gregory would have responded, "Only if it happened on a Republican President´s watch."

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Reply 24 - Posted by: vwlarry, 2/18/2013 7:18:42 AM     (No. 9182477)

Like several others here, I too cannot understand why our side is still trying to crucify Graham. I´ve listened to him many times in recent weeks, and he is almost alone in taking the Regime to the woodshed, and remaining persistent about it. Conservatives truly are a circular firing squad.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Really?, 2/18/2013 7:32:21 AM     (No. 9182495)

Obama is wrong, David. We will never run out of questions if the Administration refuses to answer them.

How about waking up to THAT fact David ?

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Reply 26 - Posted by: Really?, 2/18/2013 7:37:00 AM     (No. 9182500)

McCain does a decent job of bringing up the others who were in Benghazi. There WERE 31 people there....where are the interviews ?

I keep asking, what happened to Tyrone Woods´ father, Charles ? Has he been silenced ?

We had to listen to Cindy Sheehan for years. I would LIKE to hear from Charles Woods again. After all, the President PROMISED him answers.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Really?, 2/18/2013 7:40:33 AM     (No. 9182503)

#24. It makes me wonder if they all have so many skeletons in the closet that they CANNOT pursue the truth without their liaisons being revealed.

The IS a valid reason for NOT messing around in Washington. Unfortunately Democrats do not have to worry about that and Republicans do.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: Rinktum, 2/18/2013 8:18:39 AM     (No. 9182546)

The reason so many of us are hard on McCain and Graham is because we know they will cave. They start out strong but eventually they back down. Asking hard questions is not enough. Get back to me when they demand answers and get them. Evidently the price of American lives is cheap if we can let Obama and this administration get away with the failure to come to the aid of their fellow countrymen when they are begging for help. Will we fiercely advocate on their behalf or just move on as this administration advises.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: bpl40, 2/18/2013 8:36:07 AM     (No. 9182567)

If they cared would they support and cheer on the deliberate and perverse destruction of the country that is going on? It is a rhetorical question.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: nimby, 2/18/2013 8:43:58 AM     (No. 9182583)

Gregory is a shameless tool.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: udanja99, 2/18/2013 9:05:06 AM     (No. 9182627)

Looks like all of you praising Graham and McCain have spoken too soon - they both caved on the Hagel nomination. Surprise, Surprise!

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Reply 32 - Posted by: joew9, 2/18/2013 9:29:36 AM     (No. 9182677)

It was a rhetorical question. He should have already know the MSM does not care about 4 or even about 80 dead Americans.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: Mickturn, 2/18/2013 9:30:20 AM     (No. 9182679)

Gregory: of course not, did you expect a flaming LIB like me to care about life...except for mine?

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Reply 34 - Posted by: PoliticalJunky, 2/18/2013 9:33:43 AM     (No. 9182683)

McCain and Graham have been good on Bengzai.

McCain and Graham are doing poorly on Haagel.

Sometimes they please us. Sometimes they fall short. C´est la guerre.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: Vivi, 2/18/2013 9:39:41 AM     (No. 9182702)

Thank you Senator McCain. The only trouble with his cover up theory is this administration doesn´t really have to bother. The Gregory press corps will never report the truth on Benghazi so why even bother covering up? All they have to do is stonewall their way through a few hearings and demonize anyone who wants answers.

Oh, and wait for a Republican to take a drink of water during a speech. Gregory´s news company will air THAT 155 times LOL. Useful idiots.

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Reply 36 - Posted by: ufos4, 2/18/2013 10:02:54 AM     (No. 9182744)

Just McCain playing both sides as usual.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: EnsignO´Toole, 2/18/2013 10:10:42 AM     (No. 9182761)

Good for McCain for asking Gregory this question; however, McCain must not care all that much either since he won´t block an incompetent like Hagel from becoming Secretary of Defense. You can´t have it both ways, John. Do you honestly think Hagel is going to buck King Barry if another Benghazi happens and the Muslim BroHoods want to take over?

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Reply 38 - Posted by: Eheu Fugaces, 2/18/2013 10:15:07 AM     (No. 9182770)

Of course Gregory doesn´t care. Gregory is memorable for his arrogance, rudeness and overweening conceit when he was a member of the White House Press Corps during the Bush administration. Surely we all can remember this self-important clown barking at Bush like a high school bully barking at a freshman.

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Reply 39 - Posted by: chicodon, 2/18/2013 10:25:49 AM     (No. 9182796)

Gregory is the poster boy of the vile left. He got that gig as payback for his unrelenting attacks on George W Bush. NBC in all of its nefarious forms suck.

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Reply 40 - Posted by: fairplay, 2/18/2013 10:52:17 AM     (No. 9182854)

McCain grandstands and acts tough, then he gives in and feels good about himself!



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Reply 41 - Posted by: oh-heck, 2/18/2013 11:07:51 AM     (No. 9182893)

I´m with #12. Benghazi happened September 11, 2012. We´re 5 months on and no one is watching David Gregory. On the other hand, the Senate is supposed to providing Advice and Consent on the Hagel and Brennan nominations. Both have decided the questioning has gone on long enough even though the questions haven´t been answered. And both have taken swipes at Ted Cruz who is trying to do his job.

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Reply 42 - Posted by: AutumnJoy, 2/18/2013 11:14:26 AM     (No. 9182911)

Sorry #7: Gregory has neither a brain nor a conscience. He is an empty vessel, a tool, a "gangnam sytle" ridiculous toady.

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Reply 43 - Posted by: AnnaS, 2/18/2013 11:30:39 AM     (No. 9182956)

McCain and Graham have publicly stated they will not fight Hagel´s confirmation! What compels you to praise them?

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Reply 44 - Posted by: Arby, 2/18/2013 11:41:21 AM     (No. 9182985)

McPain morphs into McHero. No reports on whether or not Gregory has stopped silently sucking his thumb.

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Reply 45 - Posted by: Partisan62, 2/18/2013 12:00:32 PM     (No. 9183040)

I get it that this site is a rightwing echo chamber but McCain´s questioning Gregory´s concern as he did was rhetorical. Raw meat for the non-thinkers of our once GOP. Sorry, but it´s true.

I know how much the new Republican party hates honesty. Judging from how baldy we were beaten by a Black Kenyan Socialist, I´d say so do voters.


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Reply 46 - Posted by: KanCreeper, 2/18/2013 12:43:10 PM     (No. 9183145)

WE all know that 4 Americans were sacrificed and essentially jettisoned from any meaning by the Regime...The unanswered questions are:
A.) what has happened to the Thirty-one people who have been hidden by the Regime...
B.)Folks who could answer the questions about what really happened in Benghazi?
1.)They could come forward and tell America the truth.
2.) Are they still alive, or were they
sacrificed to the Big Ego in the WH?

QUESTIONS Without AANSWERS!
Thanks to the Urinalists of the Press Corpse.

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Reply 47 - Posted by: Chiritwo, 2/18/2013 1:02:06 PM     (No. 9183170)

Some twit from the White House was on Fox News this morning and stated that the White House was engaged all evening with what was going on the Libya. He also stated, with a straight face, that it was because of the leadership of obama. He said all this with a straight. They must take the masses as a bunch of idiots. There are so many layers to this.

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Reply 48 - Posted by: wsdiego, 2/18/2013 1:06:06 PM     (No. 9183182)

When you´re a brain dead liberal robot, there is no heart to care with!

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Reply 49 - Posted by: killerbee, 2/18/2013 1:45:25 PM     (No. 9183263)

People are hard on Graham and McCain because they deserve it. They have undercut Republicans at every turn.

Has McCain done a good job on Benghazi? Well, I suppose. But the only reason he was even invited on the show is because he´s once again undercutting Republicans on the Hagel issue. Which is a very important issue. Will he undercut on the vile Brennan as well? If he operates true to form he will.

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Reply 50 - Posted by: jintz, 2/18/2013 2:10:36 PM     (No. 9183325)

For the life of me ,i cant understand why Obama isnt being impeached ,cowards ALL..

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Reply 51 - Posted by: jintz, 2/18/2013 2:18:47 PM     (No. 9183339)

Why all the hoopla JOHN,if you are going to vote for Hagel,Brennan,Lew,because elections have consequences and Obama should have anybody he wants,right and chickens have lips


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Reply 52 - Posted by: Timber Queen, 2/18/2013 2:53:48 PM     (No. 9183399)

#16, #19, #24 et al:

The reason many on “our side” continue to complain about McCain and Graham is not because they sometimes rouse themselves to stand on conservative issues, but because they never back up the rhetoric with meaningful votes. Example: the Hagel confirmation.

Their pattern is to make some noise on the “news” shows, but then they always vote “yes” on the progressive agenda every time. They never play hardball when it really matters. Where are the rest of the GOP senators? They’re in hiding as McCain and Graham, the designated hitters, lob out a few pop flies to give the crowd a chance to cheer, but in the end they will throw the game.

Go ahead and cheer for the pop flies, those of us who expect, at least, a double-hit are leaving the stadium.


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Reply 53 - Posted by: GardenGal, 2/18/2013 2:54:05 PM     (No. 9183401)

I was watching Fox News Watch this week and Kristen Powell, a liberal, was just totally expressing dismay about how journalists are now full time Obama public relations.

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Reply 54 - Posted by: GardenGal, 2/18/2013 3:13:37 PM     (No. 9183440)

That should be Kirsten Powell.

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Reply 55 - Posted by: redwhite&blue2, 2/18/2013 3:25:09 PM     (No. 9183462)

US: Do you care that four men died in Libya?

THEM: NO! What difference does it make?

Low-Info Voter: There, that´s settled!

We are truly and sadly surrounded by IDIOTS!

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Reply 56 - Posted by: Jethro bo, 2/18/2013 3:46:01 PM     (No. 9183487)

Boy, Gregory tried his darnest to protect Obambi and the Dems. McLame was strong on this one.

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Reply 57 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 2/18/2013 4:07:41 PM     (No. 9183518)

Gregory only care that his idol looks good to the public. Criticism not allowed.

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Reply 58 - Posted by: Getagrip19, 2/18/2013 4:13:58 PM     (No. 9183528)

Thats just it....they don´t care.

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Reply 59 - Posted by: jayhawk, 2/18/2013 8:50:09 PM     (No. 9183909)

If ONLY McCain could make a clear, articulate argument instead of stammering and stuttering so darn much it diminishes any cognizant point he might accidently make! He is terminally pathetic in any debate. When he and others had the opportunity, to nail Hillary on Benghazi, they were too busy grandstanding and stammering to go for the throat, ask the right questions, and get to the bottom of this event. I wish Trey Gaudy could get Obama, Hillary, Panetta & Susan Rice in a hot room for a good old fashioned interrogation. I think he could get to the bottom of Benghazi and he doesn´t stammer and stutter in McCain´s mealy-mouthed way.

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Reply 60 - Posted by: Lalo, 2/18/2013 9:03:23 PM     (No. 9183923)

I´m not exactly brimming over with respect and admiration for the people who are criticizing McCain and Graham these days, to put it politely - even if the senators are performing less than perfectly. At least they´re trying.

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Reply 61 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 2/18/2013 9:22:30 PM     (No. 9183948)

I noticed that the camera went from split-screen to all John McCain at some point, after McCain asked Gregory that question. Probably so we couldn´t see the disdain on Gregory´s face.

Chris Matthews has been attacking McCain, saying that he (Matthews) was sure he was witnessing a flashback by the former POW.

The MSM has completely lost all decency.

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Reply 62 - Posted by: Ripper1, 2/18/2013 10:06:49 PM     (No. 9184001)

Benghazi and "Fast & Furious" would have sunk any Republican president.

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Posted By: JoniTx- 4/16/2014 1:09:30 PM     Post Reply
House Democrats, who are stepping up the pressure on Republicans to take up comprehensive immigration reform legislation, said Tuesday the Obama administration is getting ready to take executive action on the matter very soon. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson earlier this month told House Democrats he´ll take action in the next few weeks on “fixes” to immigration law, most likely dealing with deportation. “He gave us a time frame, and there are some fixes that are going to be coming sooner, which is in the next few weeks. And then there are some broader policy changes that will be coming

Eric Holder wants $15M to
train against active shooters
USA Today, by Kevin Johnson    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/16/2014 12:55:06 PM     Post Reply
WASHINGTON — In wake of two mass shootings this month, Attorney General Eric Holder urged Congress Tuesday to authorize $15 million for training state and local law enforcement officers to confront so-called active shooters. "In the face of this urgent and growing threat – when the lives of innocent people are at stake – those who stand on the front lines need our full and unwavering support," Holder said in a video message posted on the Justice Department´s website. "This critical funding would help the Justice Department ensure that America´s police officers have the tools and guidance they need to

Norfolk man restoring Johnny
Carson´s childhood home
World-Herald (Omaha NE), by Sheryl Schmeckpeper    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/16/2014 12:00:09 PM     Post Reply
It’s been a long time since Johnny Carson slept in the tiny upstairs room in the modest little house at 306 S. 13th St. in Norfolk. Carson was born in Iowa and moved to Norfolk with his family in the 1930s. They lived in at least one other house in Norfolk before moving into to the white, wood-frame structure on 13th Street. Built in the 1920s, the house featured a small kitchen, dining room and living room on the main floor, while the second floor contained a bathroom, several bedrooms and an enclosed porch. With concrete walls and floor, the

86M Full-Time Private-Sector Workers
Sustain 148M Benefit Takers
Cybercast News Service, by Terence P. Jeffrey    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/16/2014 11:52:42 AM     Post Reply
Buried deep on the website of the U.S. Census Bureau is a number every American citizen, and especially those entrusted with public office, should know. It is 86,429,000. That is the number of Americans who in 2012 got up every morning and went to work — in the private sector — and did it week after week after week. These are the people who built America, and these are the people who can sustain it as a free country. The liberal media has not made them famous like the polar bear, but they are truly a threatened species. It is

Ex-GOP chairman counseled
Obama on gay marriage switch
The Hill (Washington DC), by Justin Sink    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/16/2014 11:34:34 AM     Post Reply
Former Republican National Committee Chairman Ken Mehlman advised the White House on how President Obama should announce his support for gay marriage. A Harvard classmate of Obama’s, Mehlman told the president over a White House lunch that it was politically viable to reverse his position and support gay marriage, according to a report in The New York Times. Mehlman, who managed George W. Bush’s reelection campaign and came out as gay in 2010, told Obama that the American public viewed him as an idealist willing to put politics aside, and that endorsing same-sex marriage would reinforce that image. Mehlman also

´World´s toughest job interview´
prank video is amazing
Yahoo! News, by Ralphie Aversa    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/16/2014 11:31:23 AM     Post Reply
If you do not think the responsibilities of a mother comprise the "World´s Toughest Job," a greeting card company is hoping to change that with its new viral video. American Greetings enlisted the help of Boston-based advertising agency Mullen for its Mother´s Day campaign this year. The company started the project just before Christmas break last year. "One of our writers went home to Michigan to be with her family," recalled Jon Ruby, vice president and creative director at Mullen. "She spent quite a bit of time with her brother and sister-in-law. She does not have kids, but they do.

Josh Romney swipes Harry Reid
with photo tweet of dad paying
taxes — ‘your paycheck’
Washington Times (D.C), by Cheryl K. Chumley    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/16/2014 11:17:02 AM     Post Reply
Josh Romney took a quick potshot at Sen. Harry Reid this week with a Twitter post of his famous father, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, standing in line to pay his taxes. The tweet included the text: “Hey @SenatorReid here’s a shot of @MittRomney paying taxes. Does it every year. It’s how you get your paycheck.” The back story is that Mr. Reid insisted during the last presidential campaign that Mr. Romney was a tax dodger who sent his money to offshore accounts — even when that claim was proven untrue. Mr. Reid’s exact words, as reported by The Hill:

Sen. Landrieu takes heat for reenacting
Senate hearing in campaign ad
Fox News, by Stephanie McNeal    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/16/2014 10:06:50 AM     Post Reply
Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu is facing criticism after she reenacted a Senate hearing for a campaign ad -- while also fixing a flub from her original remarks. Landrieu’s ad, titled “Will Not Rest,” appears at first glance to feature footage of the senator passionately arguing for increased oil and gas revenue sharing during a Hill hearing. Landrieu’s campaign described the ad in a press release as highlighting the Louisiana senator´s “efforts to stand up to the administration in order to fight for Louisiana, and protect and strengthen our energy industry that supports 300,000 high-paying jobs.” The ad features various clips of



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Posted By: MissMolly- 4/15/2014 4:51:46 AM     Post Reply
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Obama taps gay bishop to wrap Easter
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Washington Times, by Cheryl K. Chumley    Original Article
Posted By: jackson- 4/15/2014 9:25:28 AM     Post Reply
When President Obama needed a preacher to fulfill the closing prayer duties at the annual White House Easter Prayer Breakfast, he turned to none other than the Episcopal Church’s first openly gay bishop — who said he was as shocked as anyone at the appointment. The Right Rev. Gene Robinson said in a tweet, accompanied by a photo of Mr. Obama behind a podium at the event: “POTUS ‘preaches’ at the Easter prayer breakfast. Then, out of the blue, asks ME to close with prayer. OMG!” Newsmax said he also emphasized that the words he chose to close the breakfast


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