Tag Archives: Jim Lehrer

Inbreeding Happens Outside Arkansas

You would think there are plenty of other eminently qualified people who could have moderated this debate. Not that Martha Raddatz can’t be fair

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as a moderator, but when you’re dealing with the potential leaders of the free world, the stakes are higher, and thus more care ought to be given. And like I said, it shouldn’t have been difficult to find someone who was less connected to either of the parties of this election to moderate this debate.

I suppose that because the mainstream “news” organizations and leftists politicians and intelligentsia are such an inbred and insular group, you can’t expect much better.

Good thing I don’t watch ABC (or NBC, or CBS) to learn what’s really happening in the world.

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Romney Debates The Empty Chair In Chief

New Yorker - Romney debates the Empty Chair in Chief
The cover of the October 15th, 2012 edition of the New Yorker. I hope this is further indication of a general disillusionment with the President on the part of the more stridently liberal members of the media. Even if it isn’t, it still indicates that it is The Governor who is setting the tone, the pace, and the topics for this election, and that is a good thing.

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