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Barbara Walters: Happiness is Holding
Fidel Castro’s Gun in My Lap

PJ Media, by Ed Driscoll

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Posted By:Judy W., 12/17/2013 5:52:51 AM

TMI, Barbara, TMI; “Barbara Walters Warmly Recalls Holding Fidel Castro’s Gun In Her Lap,” as spotted by Newsbusters: The December 23 edition of People magazine looks through old pictures with Barbara Walters as she “looks back on her most memorable moments” in five decades of television interviews. During her 1977 interview with Fidel Castro “I spent 10 days with him, traveled through the mountains and held his gun in my lap,” she said. “People thought we had a romance, but we never did.” Makes you wonder whether she was there for more than the Roquefort cheese morsels rolled in crushed nuts when she

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Words have Meaning, 12/17/2013 6:17:59 AM     (No. 9656840)

Surprise, that wasn´t his gun you had in your lap.

As Justin Timberlake used to sing on SNL about "D!ck in A Box ", We now have "Gun in Your Lap".

Same thing right? Right? Am I right?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: uno, 12/17/2013 6:22:47 AM     (No. 9656843)

Was it anything like Brooke´s, Baba?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: steveW, 12/17/2013 6:23:17 AM     (No. 9656844)

Sometimes "progressives" have such a very hard time disguising their love and admiration for their communist comrades...

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Reply 4 - Posted by: lilo, 12/17/2013 6:59:12 AM     (No. 9656875)

TMI and trying too hard to be relevant again.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: jinx, 12/17/2013 7:16:32 AM     (No. 9656898)

That elderly harridan slept her way to the top. Why would she not do Fidel?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 12/17/2013 7:24:14 AM     (No. 9656908)

Tiresome self-promoter who has never occupied more than a few seconds of my time, just long enough to think of something else.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: varkdriver, 12/17/2013 7:49:35 AM     (No. 9656937)

Baba Wawa: "I was surprised; it was much smaller than I had imagined..."

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Reply 8 - Posted by: cartcart, 12/17/2013 7:58:31 AM     (No. 9656951)

"Oh, Fidel, don´t! stop! Don´t! stop! Don´t stop! I bet he won her over on the notion that he bathes once a week.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 12/17/2013 8:06:57 AM     (No. 9656966)

The woman is certifiable! And probably senile, too.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Thos Weatherby, 12/17/2013 8:46:40 AM     (No. 9657026)

Didn´t the Beatles call it, Happiness is a warm gun?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: grampus, 12/17/2013 9:06:50 AM     (No. 9657055)

Maybe Castro had once been a Cuban Army drill instructor:

This is my rifle.
This is my gun.
This is for shooting.
This is etc., etc.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: harleynyc, 12/17/2013 9:09:03 AM     (No. 9657058)

His what in her where ?
Show biz slang talk.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: mickturn, 12/17/2013 9:42:16 AM     (No. 9657123)

Too bad it didn´t go off!

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Reply 14 - Posted by: JoElla Bee, 12/17/2013 10:53:34 AM     (No. 9657231)

FTA: During her 1977 interview with Fidel Castro “I spent 10 days with him, traveled through the mountains and held his gun in my lap,” she said. “People thought we had a romance, but we never did.”

No, sad to say, Barbara, it probably wasn´t anything so grand as a ´romance´ that ´people´ thought you had with Fidel Castro.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 12/17/2013 11:58:31 AM     (No. 9657365)

Barbara, kneepads have nothing to do with romance.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: harper, 12/17/2013 2:11:37 PM     (No. 9657535)

gee, I´m shocked! A mainstream leftard finally finds a "good gun"...owned by a commie, naturally.

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