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  • Anchor Hits Back At Cantor: ‘No One’s Asking You To Marry Another Man’ (VIDEO)

    04/06/2013 12:22:53 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 32 replies
    Talking Points Memo ^ | April 5, 2013 | Tom Kludt
    CNBC host Joe Kernen took House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) to task Friday over the Republican Party's opposition to same-sex marriage. In a rare discussion of social issues on the financial news program "Squawkbox," Kernen argued that the GOP has squandered its appeal with fiscally conservative voters by virtue of its opposition to gay nuptials. Cantor said some people, himself included, have legitimate religious objections to same-sex marriage. “There are those of us who have personal religious convictions about the issue," Cantor said. "And I think that we as a country need to respect people about their opinion, not...
  • Dalio Fears Social Unrest That Led to Hitler’s Rise

    09/22/2012 5:58:26 PM PDT · by Kartographer · 36 replies
    CNBC ^ | 9/21/12 | Maneet Ahuja
    In a worst case scenario, he painted a much darker picture. “When people get at each other’s throat, the rich and the poor and the left and the right and so on, and you have a basic breakdown, that becomes very threatening,” Dalio told CNBC in an exclusive interview on “Squawk Box.” “For example, Hitler came to power in 1933, which was the depth of the Great Depression, because of the social tension between the factions. So I think it very much is dependent on how the people work this through together and worry about the social elements.”