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Woodwardgate: Media Gang-Tackle
Iconic Journalist to Save Obama

Breitbart's Big Journalism, by Breitbart News

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Posted By:ketchuplover, 2/28/2013 1:17:47 AM

Wednesday night on CNN, legendary Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward stated that a “very senior person” in the Obama administration had threatened him in an email that Woodward would “regret” it if he continued to press the point that President Obama was the originator of the idea of sequestration, bore responsibility for it, and needed to stop redeploying defense resources to make political points. The Obama aide, Woodward told Politico, “yelled at me for about a half hour” as well. (Snip) So you might expect the rest of the media to stand with Woodward. You’d be wrong. They’re too busy

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I´m old enough to remember during the Vietnam War, the evening news would always broadcast our govt´s kill numbers of the day. Something like: Americans killed: 3. VietCong killed: 5,800. The White House spoonfed the unquestioning media of that time. History is repeating itself.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 2/28/2013 1:25:50 AM     (No. 9200179)

Will he have a sudden heart attack too ?



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Reply 2 - Posted by: horacer, 2/28/2013 2:03:18 AM     (No. 9200200)

So it was Ratso Rizzo, Gene Sperling who made the threat. Makes sense, with Lew gone he´s hoping to be the WH go to guy on budget negotiations.

The court eunuchs can spew all they want, Woodward has gravitas, they don´t.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Ida Lil, 2/28/2013 3:09:33 AM     (No. 9200222)

For the media gang who can´t remember straight Woodward brought down Nixon and don´t be surprised when he brings down the not so smart won.
His remark about it´s been a long time since he saw such madness is aimed right at the faux king.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Trigger2, 2/28/2013 3:46:57 AM     (No. 9200238)

What Woodward left unsaid is that the bozo sitting in the WH has the authority to make cuts wherever he wants. He just chooses not to exercise it and to create as much havoc as he can. He´s incompetent.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 2/28/2013 3:47:40 AM     (No. 9200240)

So, is Chicago Barry going to fire the official who made the threats?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: beamer, 2/28/2013 3:58:14 AM     (No. 9200248)

It seems that my previous observation of Obama´s character of being oversensitive and touchy about criticism seems warranted. He sure is insecure about himself.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Spidey, 2/28/2013 4:34:58 AM     (No. 9200265)

I compare Woodward´s fall from grace to Clint Eastwood´s for daring to challegethe fraud in chief. These people are unbelieveably thin skinned.If one of these Obama flacks called me,they´s get a nice eraful in return.

Woodward should file charges against the idiot who made the call but he won´t.This is a direct threat against the 1st amendment made by a government bully who could quite easily make Woodard´s life miserable.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Grant Hodges, 2/28/2013 5:04:42 AM     (No. 9200279)

It is evil and treachery to manage a budget cut in the way that hurts the country the most.

Stinky the Gunrunner must be impeached. Just for redeploying the one aircraft carrier for political purposes.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 2/28/2013 5:27:29 AM     (No. 9200287)

So, why don´t you tell us the name of the official , Bob ? Afraid that you won´t be able to drag this out for a couple more decades of fame and fawning ?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: pineledger, 2/28/2013 5:30:35 AM     (No. 9200288)

So they eat their own kind, do they?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: enuf8, 2/28/2013 10:21:16 AM     (No. 9200792)

The "journ-O-list" are probably being ´paid´ under the table with donations to their cause to toot the horn of this administration.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: plumnellie, 2/28/2013 2:41:23 PM     (No. 9201278)

Because Woodward dared to criticize a Dem, a black, and a liberal he will not find anyone supporting him among his cocktail buddies in media. Bet he will lay low now.

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