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Tue Jan 24, 2012, 06:58 PM

WSJ Reporter Compares State Of The Union Seating To ‘Date Rape’

By Andrew Jones
Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Stephen Moore, a reporter for The Wall Street Journal, made a peculiar analogy Monday evening during a televised discussion of the bipartisan seating arrangement at tonight’s State of the Union address.

While Fox Business Network’s Andrew Napolitano seemed frustrated by the seating, Moore decided to go in a wholly different direction, calling it “another campaign speech” for President Barack Obama.

“This idea of all the members, Republicans and Democrats sitting next to each other, that’s like date rape,” he said. “I don’t understand the logic behind that.”s

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Response to Purveyor (Original post)

Tue Jan 24, 2012, 07:01 PM

1. "I don't understand the logic behind that"

is he arguing with himself?

I'm with his second personality, I don't understand the logic either.

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Response to Purveyor (Original post)

Tue Jan 24, 2012, 07:03 PM

2. I'd say it missed the turn at "peculiar" and went straight on to "ignorant, offensive and cruel."

Because no, highly paid adults sitting next to each other, even though they kind of disagree with each other, and pretending to listen to a 40-minute speech and jumping up and applauding or pointedly not applauding at certain times is nothing like date rape. Nothing at all.

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Response to Purveyor (Original post)

Tue Jan 24, 2012, 07:27 PM

3. This idiot should experience a date rape

and he will see how utterly ridiculous that analogy is.

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