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Sunday Morning Talk Show Thread 23 December 2012
Various driveby media television networks ^ | 23 December 2012 | Various Self-Serving Politicians and Big Media Screaming Faces

Posted on 12/23/2012 4:47:18 AM PST by Alas Babylon!

The Talk Shows

December 23rd, 2012

Guests to be interviewed today on major television talk shows:

FOX NEWS SUNDAY (Fox Network): Sens. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., and Kent Conrad, D-N.D.

MEET THE PRESS (NBC): Wayne LaPierre, CEO of the National Rifle Association; Sens. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and Lindsey Graham, R-S.C.; Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah.

FACE THE NATION (CBS): David Keene, NRA president; Sens. Kay Bailey Hutchison, R-Texas, and Mark Warner, D-Va.; Rep. Tim Scott, R-S.C.; actor Ben Affleck.

THIS WEEK (ABC): Mayor Cory Booker of Newark, N.J.; Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform.

STATE OF THE UNION (CNN): Sen. Joe Lieberman, I-Conn.; Reps. Mick Mulvaney, R-S.C., and Steve LaTourette, R-Ohio; former Rep. Asa Hutchinson, who's leading an NRA program that will develop a model security plan for schools that relies on armed volunteers.

TOPICS: Breaking News; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: guests; lineup; sunday; talkshows
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To: haircutter

Being 70 didn’t hurt Reagan. Hillary was born October 26, 1947. She will just turn 69 in 2016 just weeks before election day. So for most of the campaign she will be 68. I don’t see her as lacking energy and her handlers will make sure that her appearances create just the opposite effect. Our first woman President will just be another historic election (and victory) for the Dems against the party of old white men.

161 posted on 12/23/2012 9:11:28 AM PST by kabar
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To: kabar
we’ll see...

bet your wrong...

162 posted on 12/23/2012 9:16:24 AM PST by haircutter
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To: rodguy911

The cover-ups will be complete IF (a) the media remain lapdogs head in sand, (b) no GOP Congressman [Hello Darrell Issa..]raises hell, and (c) no one goes to Court to press for a special prosecutor.

On the latter, you need a “crime” so go with Fast & Furious and get the SP started.

The crimes in Benghazi could include illegal gun running to rebels (AQ) from CIA and State.

The Woods’ family civil suit for lack of protection may provide discovery to open this up.

Issa already has a suit pending on contempt against Holder.
But precedent says executive privilege has to yield when there is a “criminal” case pending. Open question whether Congressional ‘fishing expedition’ counts.

We need whistle-blowers. How has there not been any leaks from or interviews with the 20+ embassy/counsular staff who were saved in Benghazi?

Remember, the Watergate deal coverup held until federal Judge Sirica handed down stiff sentences to the burglars, and James McCord, for one, stated to crack.

163 posted on 12/23/2012 9:17:05 AM PST by shalom aleichem
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To: Fishtalk

30 rd mags seem to work pretty good.

100’s weigh a bunch and are bulky, and may jam more easily. Might be good for a mounded rifle.

60’s ? similar to 100’s. Tape together 2 30s.

That all said, the second amendment recognizes arms (and militia in the same breath). Militia is not muzzle loading single shots. Militia is defined by the current state of military. They get it; we get it. ergo 200-rd or belt-fed, whatever I can “bear”.

164 posted on 12/23/2012 9:21:21 AM PST by Scrambler Bob (If you could read my mind ... just count up the felonies!)
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To: Fishtalk
He was just beside himself was he not?

Gregory couldn't get the NRA to budge 1 inch. His frustration showed. ;^)

165 posted on 12/23/2012 9:23:34 AM PST by Red Steel
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To: haircutter

Since I enjoyed your speculations I’ll respond.

We will, of course, “see”.

I know women in their early 70’s who look fine. Frankly, what’s Nancy Pelosi, mid to upper 70;s?

She looks great, takes care, primps, has many courtesans handle her. A Speaker or even Minority Leader of the House just can’t go around looking like....well like Hillary.

Looks count. There is no more dapper man on the planet than John Boehner.

Come time for Hillary to run, our population will be even older than it is now. Lots of those voters are older rather than younger and I think that will be a factor.

I am nowhere near convinced that the far left who will have advanced their agenda so far come end of Obama term will support what they’ll likely consider a throwback, such as Hillary be perceived.

But hey, the arguments were good ones.

We’ll see.

166 posted on 12/23/2012 9:26:48 AM PST by Fishtalk (
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To: Red Steel

They have to point to the guns to keep from looking at the shooters and why? That would damage their communist utopian argument. These boys are facing hopelessness in the land of Hope and Change.

They are more concerned with making sure the word Christmas is banished than why kids are doing desperate acts.

Merry Christmas

167 posted on 12/23/2012 9:31:39 AM PST by bray (Welcome to Obamaville)
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To: Fishtalk
"LaPierre said to hire an armed guard at every school. Of course, that’s not likely, if not impossible."

Remember when Bill Clinton came out with his '100,000 new cops' plan to help curb crime? IIRC, the press loved it. This should be brought up when people start dissing the NRA's plan.

168 posted on 12/23/2012 9:53:44 AM PST by nralife (
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To: rodguy911
the DBM aksed Wayne over and over where he would like to be shot and he couldn't come up with a good answer.

Here's one:

I wouldn't want to be shot again anywhere David, where would you like to be shot?

169 posted on 12/23/2012 10:02:01 AM PST by ROCKLOBSTER (Celebrate "Republicans Freed the Slaves" Month)
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To: haircutter

Bet I am right.

170 posted on 12/23/2012 10:06:08 AM PST by kabar
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To: Fishtalk
I know women in their early 70’s who look fine. Frankly, what’s Nancy Pelosi, mid to upper 70;s?

She is early 70s, cough cough! One year behind me in school, she had a beautiful mother and good-looking father. She learned her political skills from both of them.

171 posted on 12/23/2012 10:12:21 AM PST by maica
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To: conservaKate

Well you are getting dangerously close to judging my heart, but no problem :) Did I at any point say I did not care? I was also mocking Chris Wallace and the atrocious media coverage of the tragic event.

The media should be focusing on the murders of young children that take place everyday at abortion clinics, was my main point, but they dont care.

Yes what took place in NEWTOWN was NOT worse than the abortions that took place on same day

Anybody that watched wall to wall coverage of that event, has a problem IMHO

Yes there will be more abortions performed in most US States tomorrow morning than lost their lives tragically in Newtown.

I was also tying it into Rick Warren saying...”I AM PRO LIFE BUT”

The conversation I was talking about all focused around Warren...He said that there are more important things than just pro life, I guess to justify his vote for Obama.

172 posted on 12/23/2012 10:20:19 AM PST by Friendofgeorge (SARAH PALIN 2016 OR BUST)
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To: maica

Arkansas Congressman elect Tom Cotton just eviscerated Chuck Hagel on Fox. Very impressive young man who led men in the 101st Airborne in Iraq. Maybe there is hope for America.

173 posted on 12/23/2012 10:21:50 AM PST by jwalsh07
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To: kabar
Hillary was also a lock in 2008 when she was younger and healthier.

Now she's falling and she can't get up. Physically she'll be an even bigger hot mess 4 years from now. Don't underestimate the general public’s distaste of a heavyset 70 year old woman representing their nation.

174 posted on 12/23/2012 10:25:59 AM PST by CaptainK (...please make it stop. Shake a can of pennies at it.)
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To: Fishtalk

There was no armed guard on duty at Columbine when the assault started. There were a couple of cops who were stationed there part time. One of them responded to 911 call and engaged Kliebold with rounds. This almost certainly saved lives because Kliebolds gun jammed while he was engaged with this cop. The WH lies, the media lies. That should always be your default position.

175 posted on 12/23/2012 10:28:19 AM PST by jwalsh07
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Paraphrasing General Patton, the object is to make the other sumbitch to die for his country.

176 posted on 12/23/2012 10:31:39 AM PST by jwalsh07
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To: Alas Babylon!; All


Many, MANY thanks for posting this thread every week of this (and many prior) year(s).



177 posted on 12/23/2012 10:39:19 AM PST by CDB (Time for the "New Media" to write: "All the 'President's' Men: the Sequel--Benghazi-Gate)
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To: CaptainK

We will agree to disagree. Hillary will be the first woman President of the United States. No matter who the Dems nominate in 2016 will win, but Hillary will be the strongest and best candidate the Dems could nominate. And imagine, they have already elected the first black President. Now for the 53% of the electorate, a woman President.

178 posted on 12/23/2012 10:49:17 AM PST by kabar
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To: Alas Babylon!
A blessed Christ mas to all.

The only way I see to change the course of this now socialist govt is to shut it down in any way available. Congress should go home, having done their job of submitting pertinent bills, and leave the senate to their predictable cowardly approach to governing by inaction.

There is no point in worrying over what the socialist democrat media will say about anything. They will pitch the Republicans as villains and the socialist democrats as either saviors or victims, and/or both, as the situation calls for. Principle is all that the Republicans have left to guide them. Black and white might be harsh, and gray is useful for moderation, but a stark line in the sand is upon us and no time for dithering. This socialist administration is in full destruction mode of this Republic's very existence. When all is said and done, only our congress has the power and means to do anything permanent about it. In short, cut off the money. Maybe submit a bill of impeachment for Obama which will accent the seriousness of congressional resolve to take back control of this country for themselves and the US citizens who elected them.

179 posted on 12/23/2012 11:09:28 AM PST by mountainfolk (God Bless the United States of America and the Republic for which is stands.)
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To: jwalsh07

Arkansas Congressman elect Tom Cotton just eviscerated Chuck Hagel on Fox.

Nice to know. The idea of Hagel at Defense and Kerry at State makes me think that the USA is entering a stage similar to Europe in the 1930s.

180 posted on 12/23/2012 11:21:40 AM PST by maica
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