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CTyankee Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-18-09 08:33 AM
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48. I'm with you here, altho my optimistic side wants to believe it's true.
Not that I think he has fundamentally changed; just that he has accepted a certain amount of reality. However, we'll see if he REALLY means it when, if the government public option is enacted, he champions actually FUNDING it properly. I don't want him coming back after pubs have slashed its funding, saying "Ya see! I KNEW government health care doesn't WORK!"

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  -Bill O'Reilly Backs Public Option (and there's video) truthisfreedom  Sep-18-09 05:55 AM   #0 
  - Wait a few days to see if he walks it back  bluestateguy   Sep-18-09 06:00 AM   #1 
  - He took Ann Coulter to task last week over regulation  rpannier   Sep-18-09 06:15 AM   #2 
  - Major shocker.  ScottLand   Sep-18-09 06:15 AM   #3 
  - Writing's on the wall, SO.....  groundloop   Sep-18-09 06:19 AM   #4 
  - Yep... running out in front of the parade.  tinrobot   Sep-19-09 11:34 AM   #60 
  - his constant condescending use of "the folks" irks me  Syrinx   Sep-18-09 06:55 AM   #5 
  - Maybe Billo is trying to establish himself as the more moderate voice  spiritual_gunfighter   Sep-18-09 07:01 AM   #6 
  - Pox hired Beck  The Wizard   Sep-18-09 08:06 AM   #12 
  - I was thinking the same. Beck wants O'Reilly's slot, but Bill tacks  skip fox   Sep-18-09 12:18 PM   #57 
  - kick  Soylent Brice   Sep-18-09 07:08 AM   #7 
  - BIll sometimes speaks up for working Americans - this appears to one of those times.  stray cat   Sep-18-09 07:29 AM   #8 
  - How do you manage to stay in DU? You support Bill O'Reilly and denigrate  rhett o rick   Sep-18-09 10:50 PM   #58 
  - It is a mistake to lump O'Reilly in with the likes of Hannity and beck.  mwb970   Sep-18-09 07:38 AM   #9 
  - Why anyone pays attention to this guy is beyond me.  IsItJustMe   Sep-18-09 07:39 AM   #10 
  - This is o'lielly trying to counter beck who's giving him a run in the ratings.  Javaman   Sep-18-09 07:54 AM   #11 
  - Agree. O'Reilly's ego is severely bruised by all the attention Beck's been getting.  Demit   Sep-18-09 08:35 AM   #50 
  - BILL O'Reilly Back Public Optioon: NOT A JOKE  DWilliamsamh   Sep-18-09 08:32 AM   #13 
  - Calling bullshit.  BlooInBloo   Sep-18-09 08:32 AM   #14 
  - He's up to something  KingFlorez   Sep-18-09 08:32 AM   #15 
  - Even if I see and hear him say it, I don't believe it.  graywarrior   Sep-18-09 08:32 AM   #16 
  - Even a broken clock is right twice a day. n/t  robo50   Sep-18-09 08:32 AM   #17 
  - Public option  MichaelHarris   Sep-18-09 08:32 AM   #18 
  - It'll be interesting to learn how this all evolves over time  eleny   Sep-18-09 08:32 AM   #19 
  - gnnngnnngnnnuh  grytpype   Sep-18-09 08:32 AM   #20 
  - In fact, O'Reilly's been fairly moderate lately (for him).  mwb970   Sep-18-09 08:32 AM   #21 
  - never see his real side  JMMendez1989   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #38 
  - Will we get to watch the Great Bill O'Really kss Rush's ass  Winterblues   Sep-18-09 08:32 AM   #22 
  - We should wait a few days to see if he walks this back  bluestateguy   Sep-18-09 08:32 AM   #23 
  - Please notice: I didn't praise that jaggoff.  DWilliamsamh   Sep-18-09 08:32 AM   #26 
  - I'm with you here, altho my optimistic side wants to believe it's true.  CTyankee   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #48 
  - OMG!!! ((LOL)) HE MUST BE LOSING HIS JOB!!!  sicksicksick_N_tired   Sep-18-09 08:32 AM   #24 
  - Nope. Hell hasn't frozen over......  DeSwiss   Sep-18-09 08:32 AM   #25 
  - LOL... thanks for the netherworld weather updates!  DWilliamsamh   Sep-18-09 08:32 AM   #27 
  - I could give a rat's ass what O'Lielly supports  Downtown Hound   Sep-18-09 08:32 AM   #28 
  - Oh I think he's vile scum...but he does have some influence...  DWilliamsamh   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #30 
  - Every once in a great while he makes sense  KyleA   Sep-18-09 08:32 AM   #29 
  - This would be a good time to stop...  Lagomorph   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #31 
  - For Whites only  santamargarita   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #32 
  - People don't understand Long Island Catholics...  WriteDown   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #33 
  - Please explain..  rayofreason   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #35 
  - Usually rock solid dem voting....  WriteDown   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #40 
     - Thanks. n/t  rayofreason   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #41 
  - My thought also  keith the dem   Sep-18-09 08:43 AM   #52 
  - O'Reilly is the least nuts of all the nuts. nt  Quixote1818   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #34 
  - He's semisane.  StreetKnowledge   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #44 
  - Pragmatic twit deserves a beer.  Dappleganger   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #36 
  - Wouldn't trust him any further than I could throw him...  BrklynLiberal   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #37 
  - I don't believe him.  bitchkitty   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #39 
  - Could be he got the message that this is going to pass and you better bring your people inside the  earcandle   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #42 
  - W. T. F.  StreetKnowledge   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #43 
  - What? O'RatsAss is supporting public option?  BluDemocratGirl   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #45 
  - He's reinventing himself, like Madonna.  JBoy   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #46 
  - duplicate  Myrina   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #47 
  - Occasionally, he makes sense N/t  dtotire   Sep-18-09 08:33 AM   #49 
  - Something's up.  tinkerbell41   Sep-18-09 08:38 AM   #51 
  - ok...NOW i'm really suspicious...  Blue_Tires   Sep-18-09 08:43 AM   #53 
  - He is clearly on crack or is in some sort of drug induced psychosis.  Mr. Sparkle   Sep-18-09 09:42 AM   #54 
  - Republican Half Measures  MemeSmith   Sep-18-09 10:22 AM   #55 
  - He will just change his mind next week....  and-justice-for-all   Sep-18-09 12:14 PM   #56 
  - think about it... it serves to attract viewership  fascisthunter   Sep-19-09 11:18 AM   #59 
  - Has hell frozen over?  meow2u3   Sep-19-09 11:36 AM   #61 
 

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