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Common Sense Party Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Oct-28-08 07:21 PM
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3. "Fox News was not approached by the Obama campaign."
Really? No kidding.

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  -CNN Rejected Obama Half Hour Ad Amerigo Vespucci  Oct-28-08 07:15 PM   #0 
  - I hope when the Obama Adminstration comes in  MikeNearMcChord   Oct-28-08 07:18 PM   #1 
  - What part of the Sherman Act do you suggest would apply?  onenote   Oct-29-08 05:37 PM   #53 
  - I'm sure your advertisers will enjoy your viewership drop-off tomorrow night.  tridim   Oct-28-08 07:21 PM   #2 
  - Flawed logic there...  brendan120678   Oct-29-08 10:49 AM   #43 
  - "Fox News was not approached by the Obama campaign."  Common Sense Party   Oct-28-08 07:21 PM   #3 
  - Probably didn't want all those O'Reilly viewers to have a stroke  ladym55   Oct-28-08 09:26 PM   #27 
  - Martha, there is a darkie on the picture radio  Throckmorton   Oct-30-08 12:03 AM   #60 
  - Fox TV (KAYU) in Spokane is carrying it at 8 p.m.  TrogL   Oct-29-08 11:12 AM   #46 
     - The Fox network and Fox "News" are two different channels  KamaAina   Oct-29-08 01:34 PM   #47 
  - I hope I don't get flamed for this...  heliarc   Oct-28-08 07:22 PM   #4 
  - there are no equal time laws thanks to reagan and Bill Clinton  still_one   Oct-28-08 07:29 PM   #6 
  - We're in agreement...  heliarc   Oct-28-08 08:58 PM   #23 
  - You play the card dealt you. unilateral disarming is an idiotic tack  Roy   Oct-28-08 10:23 PM   #28 
  - hey I have an idea. Let's repeal the First Amendment  onenote   Oct-29-08 05:42 PM   #55 
  - I agree, but I don't think we will see that for quite some time /nt  still_one   Oct-29-08 12:00 AM   #30 
  - The Christian News Network is far worse than Faux  MALEVOLENT MARINE   Oct-28-08 09:10 PM   #25 
  - Are they considered MSM? /nt  still_one   Oct-29-08 12:01 AM   #31 
  - Equal time  melm00se   Oct-29-08 09:58 AM   #36 
  - thanks for posting this.  onenote   Oct-29-08 05:43 PM   #56 
  - the equal opportunities rule is still in force and hasn't changed much at all  onenote   Oct-29-08 05:38 PM   #54 
  - well the McCain Campaign..  stillcool47   Oct-28-08 07:30 PM   #7 
  - It is...  heliarc   Oct-28-08 08:46 PM   #20 
  - Are you kidding?  PSPS   Oct-28-08 07:32 PM   #8 
  - I'm not kidding.  heliarc   Oct-28-08 08:42 PM   #17 
  - Seriously. Aside from the brief hours of Countdown and Maddow, it's all right-of-center coverage ..  krkaufman   Oct-28-08 08:48 PM   #21 
  - I thought that curiously  xxqqqzme   Oct-29-08 10:46 AM   #41 
     - Yes, agreed. n/t  krkaufman   Oct-29-08 04:10 PM   #48 
  - who are these five "Bush Pioneers" that own virtually every media outlet  onenote   Oct-29-08 05:53 PM   #57 
  - This is nothing in this world that is "fair".  last1standing   Oct-28-08 07:41 PM   #10 
  - "Fair" and freedom of speech don't mix well  tclambert   Oct-28-08 08:16 PM   #14 
     - Fair and freedom of speech mix fine...  heliarc   Oct-28-08 08:46 PM   #19 
        - do you favor regulation of newspapers to promote democracy?  onenote   Oct-29-08 05:54 PM   #58 
        - How do you regulate celebrities?  tclambert   Oct-30-08 07:44 AM   #61 
        - Nabisco and Chevrolet can't openly lie  tclambert   Oct-30-08 07:52 AM   #62 
  - Your point will have some merit if/when the scale ever flips ...  krkaufman   Oct-28-08 08:45 PM   #18 
  - who gives a fuck if it's not fair  norepubsin08   Oct-29-08 01:51 AM   #32 
  - It's not very much fun fighting with your hands tied behind your back. When you do that, I  IsItJustMe   Oct-29-08 11:11 AM   #45 
  - You *have* noticed that stations routinely cut away from Obama's speeches  redqueen   Oct-29-08 04:20 PM   #49 
  - I'm reserving judgement until I see it.  PelosiFan   Oct-29-08 04:27 PM   #51 
     - I'm with you...  heliarc   Oct-29-08 05:22 PM   #52 
  - no surprise there, cnn is a faux wantabe. If I was a shareholder I would be pissed  still_one   Oct-28-08 07:24 PM   #5 
  - why would he turn down time on abc n/t  28erl   Oct-28-08 07:38 PM   #9 
  - Didn't ABC run all the anti-Kerry crap?  mascarax   Oct-28-08 07:57 PM   #11 
  - We may someday find out that ABC was driving an impossible bargain in terms of $  IndyOp   Oct-28-08 08:10 PM   #12 
  - It's a little confusing  undisclosedlocation   Oct-28-08 08:13 PM   #13 
  - What time will it run on the east coast?  RBInMaine   Oct-28-08 08:25 PM   #15 
  - Screw cable news stations. That's not the audience we need to reach.  rucky   Oct-28-08 08:32 PM   #16 
  - CNN should just rename itself the "McCain Network"  iceman66   Oct-28-08 08:55 PM   #22 
  - McCNN. nt  TheWraith   Oct-28-08 09:07 PM   #24 
  - CNN is Fox Lite...  russspeakeasy   Oct-28-08 09:17 PM   #26 
  - I absolutely cannot stand......  llmart   Oct-29-08 08:59 AM   #33 
  - It really is. They are center-right.  quantessd   Oct-30-08 12:06 PM   #64 
  - just noticed CNN will air time with mcCain after obama speech  28erl   Oct-28-08 11:22 PM   #29 
  - So they will give free time to one side and make the other pay?  humbled_opinion   Oct-29-08 09:05 AM   #34 
  - Let's Reject CNN. Don't turn it on - switch to MSNBC  eowyn_of_rohan   Oct-29-08 09:07 AM   #35 
  - Just decapitate CNN with your remote  GalleryGod   Oct-29-08 10:42 AM   #38 
  - Amen! I'm there. No more Corporate News Network for me. eom.  ShortnFiery   Oct-29-08 10:48 AM   #42 
  - Just take CNN out of your channel line-up. I'm the only one in the family  Dem2theMax   Oct-30-08 12:01 AM   #59 
     - lol - how simple!  eowyn_of_rohan   Oct-30-08 07:38 PM   #66 
  - K&R  nyc 4 Biden   Oct-29-08 10:23 AM   #37 
  - I guess we should not support MSNBC but at the same time push for Morning HO-JO to get kicked off  ShortnFiery   Oct-29-08 10:44 AM   #39 
  - this is the weirdest thing i have heard in a long time. LongTimeCNN viewer here NO MORE. eom.  poli speak   Oct-29-08 10:45 AM   #40 
  - also, just sent an email to CNN; they are off my desktop, and  poli speak   Oct-29-08 11:02 AM   #44 
  - No surprise. CNN news on the hour on AM radio is shamefully biased toward McCain.  Zorra   Oct-29-08 04:23 PM   #50 
  - It is very weird except that someone or somebodies are trying to have their own impact  poli speak   Oct-30-08 07:57 AM   #63 
  - Boycott CNN & ABC  stewert   Oct-30-08 02:28 PM   #65 
  - CNN also declined to investigate the voter suppression in Ohio, CNN sells popcorn end of story....  Imagevision   Oct-30-08 08:48 PM   #67 
  - Well - that explains the hour long live mcINSANE feed every morning this week...  TankLV   Oct-30-08 11:05 PM   #68 

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