Live on Sean Hannity’s Fox News Channel show on Tuesday night, Minnesota Democratic Rep. Keith Ellison ripped into Hannity for airing a video of President Barack Obama’s remarks on the sequester to the tune of the “Carmina Burana” overture “O Fortuna” by Carl Orff. HANNITY: Congressman, welcome back, sir. ELLISON: You bet. HANNITY: I guess that’s what we can describe as staying on message, something the Democratic Party I would argue is very good at. ELLISON: You’re pretty good at it, too. HANNITY: Thank you.
How can a Muslim or Communist swear an oath to protect and defend the Constitution of the United States from all enemies foreign and domestic when both have agendas to destroy our Constiutuion and laws?
Poster 4: Sean believes everyone tends to gravitate to others of like philosophy and quickly begin to forget that there is not only opposition to their views, but stupid loyal, Fanatical opposition. He has people like Ellison on to remind us what we are up against.
Ultimately, thought this might be unintentional, he is showing us we will not win this argument with words, alone. Like with many psychotic individuals, physical intervention may be necessary.
Hannaty has these types of people on for ratings, he is only an entertainer, and a sounding board for the sheeple to blow off steam, but nothing never comes from his dialogs. He is a firm supporter of john roberts, a good friend of Karl Rove (his words not mine) and supports a whole host of other Rino repubs including Mcshame. I have stopped listening to him, and his show along time ago due to his "arranged" fights between conservatives and liberals in which the debated message is lost in the on air screaming matches. just saying
I think he had him on because Ellison was behind a move to remove the "debt clock" from Congress. It was in the news yesterday. Ellison actually passed up an opportunity to make himself appear reasonable. Instead, he just cemented conservatives´ views that he is a radical Muslim-sympathizer along the lines of Cynthia McKinney.
#8 has it right. Pretty Boy Hannity is an entertainer, period. I might add, a rather low IQ entertainer at that. I stopped watching him 2 yrs ago when we got rid of TV. I doubt he has had a new idea since then.
I agree with #6. Ellison´s mask came off in that interview. Revealed the snarling, hateful person underneath his public veneer.
My two cents.
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ok state mom, 2/27/2013 11:43:41 AM (No. 9199033)
#8 nails it.
I suggest having a Sean Hannity Drinking Game...every time he mentions he once washed dishes for a living - one drink, that he worked in construction - 2 drinks, Karl Rove "the Architect" - 3 drinks, etc...wouldn´t take long and you would be drunk.
I am very tired of the screaming match he has with so called guests. I´m pretty well sick of him.
#27, I so agree. Sean is so out of ideas for that show. His wife needs to help him out by telling him his constant references to his "humble" background comes off just as phony as when politicians do it.
#27...Ha! I dont much care for Hannity, for the same reason I dont like several of the hosts. They push their ideology so hard the guests cant speak. Often they will ask and reask a question till they get the answer they want. If all else fails, Hannity responds to an answer with a quiet, disgusted sounding "yeah". I could not do what they do, and I admire them for that. Still, they do get old. Rush and Levin are tops in my book. I´ve given up on Medved, Hannity, O´Reilly and Reagan. I couldn´t get G. Gordon after I moved a few years back, but was tiring of him, too.
The pre-interview video that Hannity put together for this segment was very interesting. It was clips of Obama giving his sequester stump speech that he travels with. He uses the exact same phrases with the exact same timing, emphasis and intonation. To prove the point, they even matched up two renditions of phrases that were identical. He´s positively robotic in his performance. We know he can turn his smile on and off like a light switch. He can apparently do the same with a speech. All very mechanical but almost life-like.
Hannity had this clown on his show for the same reason he paired up with Alan Colmes - to look comparatively intelligent and competent. The first day of Sean´s nationally syndicated radio show was Monday 10 September 2001. IIRC there was a big big story in the news the very next day, and when radio stations resumed their regular broadcast programming, Sean just happened to be in the right place at the right time. People would have tuned in to 3 hours of a barking dog if it seemed to be commenting on the World Trade Center´s collapse. Luckiest media guy since Dan Rather was the man who had CBS´ Texas beat on 22 November 1963.
ellison´s constituency is around Lake of the Isles - all VERY wealthy limousine liberals and St Louis Park - many SECULAR jews.. one of the most anti-American districts in the state.. with LOTS of money... this is a sinecure for him...
What #8 said. Also, Hannity was the first among the Talk Show clowns to declare his support for amnesty for 11-20 million illegal guests, which amounts to an unequivocal demographic surrender. Remember that next time you´re listening to him call himself a "conservative" with the nerf toy in his hands.
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