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KansDem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Sep-05-06 09:57 AM
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28. Will she "get back to us" about her accusation that Dems took money...
Edited on Tue Sep-05-06 09:58 AM by KansDem
...from Abramoff?

Last January, she had Howard Dean on and made that accusation. Dean fervently denied it, and she concluded that she'd have to look into it and get back with us.

That was 8 months ago. Maybe tonight's the night?


With Today hosts' record of silence on conservative falsehoods, Couric chided Dean for accurate statement

Summary: NBC's Katie Couric wrongly challenged Howard Dean when he made the accurate statement that "all these folks involved in getting money" from Jack Abramoff "are Republicans." However, Couric and Matt Lauer have often failed to challenge guests who assert conservative falsehoods or make misleading claims that enhance conservative positions.


http://mediamatters.org/items/200601260003
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  -LAT: Katie, Youre On DeepModem Mom  Sep-05-06 12:04 AM   #0 
  - Not that they care, but I wont be one of those  OwnedByFerrets   Sep-05-06 12:08 AM   #1 
  - She can build it, but I have no intention of coming...  Human Torch   Sep-05-06 12:12 AM   #2 
  - What is this? American-Idol?  PSPS   Sep-05-06 12:16 AM   #3 
  - it's the leastest common denominator in vanilla bland infotainment  Supersedeas   Sep-05-06 12:26 PM   #37 
  - This ought to be entertaining.  Bleachers7   Sep-05-06 12:17 AM   #4 
  - She will be just reading a Teleprompter for less than 25 mins a day!!!!!  951-Riverside   Sep-05-06 12:21 AM   #5 
  - Will she put a whole grapefruit in her mouth? I'll watch that.  The_Casual_Observer   Sep-05-06 12:23 AM   #6 
  - Zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz  arewenotdemo   Sep-05-06 12:27 AM   #7 
  - Gigadittoes zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz. CBS JUMPS THE SHARK  SpiralHawk   Sep-05-06 07:27 AM   #18 
  - Steady audience erosion?  murielm99   Sep-05-06 12:27 AM   #8 
  - And she's going to have Bush and Limbaugh! congratulating her on the show  Kablooie   Sep-05-06 12:28 AM   #9 
  - Bush I could forgive her - after all he is the President  RamboLiberal   Sep-05-06 12:33 AM   #11 
  - That tidbit deserves its own thread  DoYouEverWonder   Sep-05-06 07:32 AM   #19 
  - That's what I thought when I saw that. Rush Limbaugh?  leftyladyfrommo   Sep-05-06 07:39 AM   #22 
  - Katie Couric Has A Busy Week  DoYouEverWonder   Sep-05-06 07:40 AM   #23 
     - Maybe, just maybe, this isn't so bad as it seems...  Wednesdays   Sep-05-06 10:29 AM   #29 
  - It's official: They no longer tell us the news, they now create it.  tuvor   Sep-05-06 12:29 AM   #10 
  - I miss Bob Schieffer already.  Old Crusoe   Sep-05-06 01:06 AM   #12 
  - Me, too.  aquart   Sep-05-06 03:29 AM   #14 
  - Bob Schieffer did a great job!  libertad   Sep-05-06 12:24 PM   #36 
  - We used to have this saying: Who really gives a shit Lorraine?  48percenter   Sep-05-06 02:13 AM   #13 
  - I've always been a CBS fan  last_texas_dem   Sep-05-06 03:51 AM   #15 
  - Same here, it was a family tradition  Lone_Star_Dem   Sep-06-06 08:01 AM   #49 
  - I dunno..  Tellurian   Sep-05-06 04:01 AM   #16 
  - Not a fan of Lester Holt.  Starbucks Anarchist   Sep-05-06 09:24 AM   #26 
     - By and Large he's pretty even..  Tellurian   Sep-05-06 10:31 AM   #30 
        - What's weird is that he corrected himself.  Starbucks Anarchist   Sep-05-06 10:34 AM   #31 
  - "If they hire a bimbo, they will come," she said with a jiggle. nt  onehandle   Sep-05-06 05:33 AM   #17 
  - She's the first network female sole anchor  MaineDem   Sep-05-06 07:48 AM   #24 
  - Gimme a break.  onehandle   Sep-05-06 09:00 PM   #41 
  - Here is what came to her Milan....  KurtNYC   Sep-05-06 11:08 AM   #34 
  - Last nail in the coffin for CBS news  Joe Bacon   Sep-05-06 07:36 AM   #20 
  - If Yahoo Photo Ratings are any Indication  leftchick   Sep-05-06 07:37 AM   #21 
  - She looks more and more like Sheryl Crow, think it's the botox  48percenter   Sep-05-06 07:53 AM   #25 
  - Plastic surgery is very likely. The outside corners of her eyes used to  Auntie Bush   Sep-05-06 11:14 PM   #46 
  - Jaysis WHAT Is She Wearing? Could It Be Just A Bit More BEIGE?  Binka   Sep-06-06 07:31 AM   #48 
  - couric thinks she scored a coup  zidzi   Sep-05-06 09:28 AM   #27 
  - Will she "get back to us" about her accusation that Dems took money...  KansDem   Sep-05-06 09:57 AM   #28 
  - If she kisses Smirk's butt tomorrow  warrens   Sep-05-06 10:39 AM   #32 
  - why don't they stop calling it the news? Not just for Couric, but all  yurbud   Sep-05-06 10:48 AM   #33 
  - I'm wondering if they may not have her read real news for the first  dflprincess   Sep-05-06 12:21 PM   #35 
  - CBS News has come a long way....  ramapo   Sep-05-06 01:18 PM   #38 
  - Gee....  AnneD   Sep-05-06 02:31 PM   #39 
  - I didn't get the memo that she was royalty  puffthemagicdragon   Sep-05-06 04:36 PM   #40 
  - 15Million dollars and she can't think of a tag line!! Pathetic!!  SoCalDemGrrl   Sep-05-06 10:12 PM   #42 
     - She might want to consider Mike Malloy's ...  Ilsa   Sep-05-06 10:32 PM   #43 
        - Nice one!!  SoCalDemGrrl   Sep-05-06 10:33 PM   #44 
  - edward r murrow  scarface2004   Sep-05-06 11:12 PM   #45 
  - Not in my house she's not, nor is CBS or...  Triana   Sep-05-06 11:47 PM   #47 
  - "steady audience erosion"  depakid   Sep-06-06 08:12 AM   #50 
  - The completion of project: TV dilution. nt  Javaman   Sep-06-06 08:27 AM   #51 
 

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