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Fox News´ Shep Smith to Trump:
You owe the American people answers

The Hill [Washington, DC], by Brooke Seipel

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 2/16/2017 6:08:37 PM

Fox News anchor Shepard Smith on Thursday criticized President Trump for bashing reporters gathered at a lengthy Thursday press conference, calling on him to answer legitimate questions from news outlets. "(Trump) keeps repeating ridiculous throwaway lines that are not true at all and sort of avoiding this issue of Russia as if we´re some kind of fools for asking the question. Really?" Smith said. "Your opposition was hacked and the Russians were responsible for it and your people were on the phone with Russia on the same day it was happening and we´re fools for asking the questions?" Trump was repeatedly asked

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The hack Shemp has behaved terribly lately, but this took the cake. He was completely unhinged. Of course the dutiful John Bussey from the WSJ was totally in agreement, as well as the guy from Reuters. What a shock. s/o His behavior was outrageous and his extreme criticism of Trump was way over the top. Trump´s refusal to answer questions and divulge information regarding what exactly he would do related to Russia, Iran, etc. was legitimate.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: viking diver, 2/16/2017 6:13:18 PM     (No. 11158744)

I have stopped watching fox news completely now. they are neither fair nor balanced and if any thing very left of center now. None of Fox´s talking heads has anything nice to say about President Trump and are always twisting what words President Trump has spoken. And when they have their "non partisan panels" almost to a T all but one are very socialistic in their leanings, and they always over talk the more right person.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: KarenJ1, 2/16/2017 6:13:20 PM     (No. 11158745)


Contd. He was correct in pointing out that Obama and his ilk told the enemy in advance everything they were going to do. In addition, there has been NO reliable, concrete information given what was in the alleged conversations with representatives in Russia. That is reckless and irresponsible for him to cite such nonconfirmed information that was allegedly in those leaks.

I wish that jerk Shemp would just leave and go to MessNBC or CNN. They would be a much better fit. He really is shameful and his rant was appalling. Or better yet they should fire him. He is supposed to be a ´news´ anchor, not a ranting commentator.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: harper, 2/16/2017 6:17:07 PM     (No. 11158750)

Don´t watch Shepturd at all. Obviously a creature of the minor Murdochs. Disgusting leftist creepy crawler. Should be on CNN.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Cartcart, 2/16/2017 6:21:18 PM     (No. 11158757)

Get him a pink puddy hat!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: jinx, 2/16/2017 6:22:43 PM     (No. 11158758)

Sorry, Shep, he did give answers. He did not give away his plans to deal with Russia in case of problems. That does not mean he has no plans. Why hasn´t any reporter talked about Hillary´s approval of Russia´s getting our uranium or about her cheating during the debates. He talked about those things but no one picked up on it. They keep asking the same questions over and over about Gen. Flynn after Pres. Trump answered them. The reporters ask questions over and over if they don´t like the answers. I am sooooo tired of the TV news shows. They are sooooo boring. Trump was entertaining.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Rolfnader, 2/16/2017 6:23:12 PM     (No. 11158761)

Shep reminds me a lot of Milo except for the friendly,funny ,fashion and smart traits.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: earlybird, 2/16/2017 6:25:29 PM     (No. 11158764)

(Back in your cage, Shep…)

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Muncsdad, 2/16/2017 6:31:46 PM     (No. 11158772)

Like others here, I quit watching Shep (love KarenJ1´s Shemp) a long time ago. When Shemp comes on, I switch over to FBN or listen to Sean Hannity on the radio.

Fox would be smart to cut its losses and sack Shemp. We real Americans are now awake and ready for action--and there is a new sheriff in DC.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: droopydog, 2/16/2017 6:35:03 PM     (No. 11158777)

Quiet, Shemp

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Reply 10 - Posted by: losgatos, 2/16/2017 6:35:51 PM     (No. 11158778)

You do too Shep. I want to know why you still have a job all these years after running into the woman in the parking lot.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: GW_Rider, 2/16/2017 6:42:42 PM     (No. 11158787)

"Your opposition was hacked and the Russians were responsible for it and your people were on the phone with Russia on the same day it was happening and we´re fools for asking the questions?"

Questions or not, you´re a fool Shemp. Don´t believe me? Ask your boyfriend.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: cousair, 2/16/2017 6:47:36 PM     (No. 11158793)

Is Fox News trying to run all of us to another news source?
Where do O´Riley numbers come from? He doesn´t report news any longer, he makes news.
The talking heads have become what we call in the real military, heads are for body waste disposal. Smith, Rivera, Williams..
Lucianne offers more news in one segment than Fox News does by repeating the same news until something new drops in front of the network. Hurry back Ailes!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: dwa, 2/16/2017 6:48:34 PM     (No. 11158795)

Hey Shep you intellectually dishonest lib, President Trump gave answers, just not the ones you were hoping to hear. Grow up.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: rocco49, 2/16/2017 6:49:59 PM     (No. 11158797)

I don´t dislike "Shemp the fraud"
because he gets deliveries in the rear from his hulking black male "partner"...no, not because that´s so disgusting and deviant...

It´s because I loathe a liar, a fraud, a phony, a clueless shill, a lefty, a fake, an immoral unethical fool...with an hour on the air to blaspheme and convolute!

Why doesn´t FNC realize that we hate that time slot and NEVER watch it? You idiots!

Who is Shemp blackmailing?
That´s all I can think of that keeps him on the air.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Uno, 2/16/2017 6:50:37 PM     (No. 11158798)

I´m sorry, I don´t watch him.
Did his mascara run?

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Namma, 2/16/2017 6:52:22 PM     (No. 11158800)

Hussien signed away our sovereignty behind closed doors. Sheep never said hussien owed the American people answers about doing that. Oh and did shep ask hussien what is in the Iran deal. I don´t recall him asking about that. I really believe the American people should know the details in that mess.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: redgrains, 2/16/2017 7:00:52 PM     (No. 11158806)

Shep--you brave, honest soul(in your eyes only)--invite Milo on your show and lets hear two sides of the issues.

Prediction.....salty Shep tears.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: padiva, 2/16/2017 7:01:00 PM     (No. 11158807)

Did SS ever tell BO ´You owe the American people answers´? About Bengazi, his birth certificate, his US citizenship (or lack of citizenship), Fast & Furious, Iran deal, Affordable Health Care hoax, open borders, muslim connections, IRS (Lois Lerner) etc.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: qr4j, 2/16/2017 7:21:10 PM     (No. 11158831)

Maybe "Shemp" is upset because one of his boyfriends was taken to task during the presser. Or maybe he´s trying to maintain credibility with the gay community. It must be hard to work for Fox and try to be accepted by the mainstream LGBTQABCDEFG...XYZ community.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: jjs, 2/16/2017 7:29:40 PM     (No. 11158843)

Please quit trying to speak for us by using "American People". We can think on our own and have no trust or respect in any of you representing us.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: BeatleJeff, 2/16/2017 8:04:23 PM     (No. 11158877)

No one asked you, Fifi, so shut up.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Alynnmcw, 2/16/2017 8:09:16 PM     (No. 11158881)

Another case of the vapors. Did he swoon? Face first hopefully?

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Smart11344, 2/16/2017 8:14:52 PM     (No. 11158883)

I was never able to watch him. Too phony and full of himself.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Holeymoses, 2/16/2017 8:17:08 PM     (No. 11158888)

He´s not for me with his disdainful coverage of anything Trump. He has become just one big downer. Think he would fit more on CNN.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: ratslayer, 2/16/2017 8:21:57 PM     (No. 11158891)

Know why shepherds wear robes? Cos sheep can hear a zipper at 100 yards! When Trump finds the leakers....he will call you Zipper.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: FelineFine, 2/16/2017 8:27:14 PM     (No. 11158894)

This loser is one of the many reasons I stopped watching Faux News. Only watch Charles Payne and Lou Dobbs on FBN.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Proud Texan, 2/16/2017 8:44:04 PM     (No. 11158909)

I´m with the others who have stopped watching FOX news. I find Fox Business News to be more informative anyway. Not just for business.
I find Maria Bartiromo and Stuart Varney very good to listen too as well as Lou Dobbs and Charles Payne mentioned by #26 above.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: FormerDem, 2/16/2017 8:51:25 PM     (No. 11158916)

thanks, OP. Shemp never came across as direct, to me. It looked like a performance. In aid of what - who knows.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: arcady, 2/16/2017 9:45:47 PM     (No. 11158957)

Thank you Lucianne and the poster.

The Hill and Shep Smith!... Both are known purveyors of fake news. I appreciate you keeping us aware this garbage is out there. But no longer clicking through or caring about what these liars say.

They could both be the first to report on the second coming...oh wait, they already did. How´d that Obama guy turn out?

As i said, could no longer care less.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Words have Meaning, 2/16/2017 9:51:58 PM     (No. 11158962)

I think Shep is the one who owes the American people an explanation. Shep was hired the same way Elizabeth Warren was hired at Harvard. Liz was hired because Harvard needed a woman American Indian. Shep was hired at FOX because
they needed more "diversity" to balance out all the playmates in the anchor desk. "Not that there is anything wrong with that".

PS...You are still never going to get a Pulitzer Prize for crying during Hurricane Katrina.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: judy, 2/17/2017 4:44:38 AM     (No. 11159091)

Something very weird happened to 75% of Fox´s staff when Trump ran for president. Their hatred for Trump clouds their brains. No one watches Shep so he has to make statements to get his name in the news, just like McCain & Graham.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: Bugboy, 2/17/2017 5:44:05 AM     (No. 11159107)

I never watch Shepard Smith his voice is irritating and his politics are suspicious.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: mickturn, 2/17/2017 10:37:40 AM     (No. 11159437)

Shep...got to know any SHEEP lately?

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Washington Examiner, by Ryan Lovelace    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 3/21/2017 2:59:54 PM     Post Reply
South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham on Tuesday questioned Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch about what it would take to impeach President Trump. (Snip) "In case President Trump is watching, which he may very well be, one you did a good job picking Judge Gorsuch," Graham said to laughs, "and number two—here´s the bad part—if you start waterboarding people, you may get impeached. Is that a fair summary?" "Senator, the impeachment power belongs to this body," Gorsuch answered.

Schumer calls for delaying Gorsuch
vote because of Trump-Russia probe

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Politico, by Elana Schor    Original Article
Posted By: Lalo- 3/21/2017 5:46:43 PM     Post Reply
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer called for a delay of Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation on Tuesday given the ongoing FBI investigation into potential collusion between President Donald Trump’s campaign and Russian officials. “You can bet, if the shoe were on the other foot and a Democratic president was under investigation by the FBI, the Republicans would be howling at the moon about filling a Supreme Court seat in such circumstances,” Schumer said on the floor. Schumer’s demand is highly unlikely to gain traction with Senate GOP leaders, who are planning a vote on Gorsuch early next month. But the move

F.B.I. Is Investigating Trump’s
Russia Ties, Comey Confirms

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New York Times, by Matt Apuzzo*    Original Article
Posted By: earlybird- 3/21/2017 11:23:45 AM     Post Reply
The F.B.I. director, James B. Comey, took the extraordinary step on Monday of announcing that the agency is investigating whether members of President Trump’s campaign colluded with Russia to influence the 2016 election. Mr. Comey’s testimony before the House Intelligence Committee created a treacherous political moment for Mr. Trump, who has insisted that “Russia is fake news” that was cooked up by his political opponents to undermine his presidency. Mr. Comey placed a criminal investigation at the doorstep of the White House and said officers would pursue it “no matter how long that takes.” (Snip) The New York Times and other news organizations


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