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Response to Reply #9
10. It's important that a bigwig
Like Williams sets the tone. It's one thing for Anderson Cooper to start speaking truth to power, but when someone like Williams starts, it will give others courage to follow.

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  -Brian Williams, I bow in your general direction SeattleGirl  Sep-09-05 01:28 AM   #0 
  - I hope that now they have had a taste of what real reporting feels like...  Dr Fate   Sep-09-05 01:31 AM   #1 
  - Here Here. I agree with some foreign paper that said Katrina  texpatriot2004   Sep-09-05 01:32 AM   #2 
  - Finally!  ClayZ   Sep-09-05 01:47 AM   #18 
  - And we can only hope....  defiant1   Sep-09-05 08:51 AM   #31 
  - Here's the article, from the BBC. It's a good one and for all our sakes  Nothing Without Hope   Sep-09-05 11:17 AM   #45 
  - I was also interested in some of his remarks  Mabus   Sep-09-05 01:32 AM   #3 
  - It was probably local fema folks, etc.  roguevalley   Sep-09-05 01:45 AM   #14 
  - FEMA had no clue folks were at a second location...the Convention Center.  i miss america   Sep-09-05 06:43 AM   #22 
  - Recommended! Yes, I was thinking the same thing.  Ojai Person   Sep-09-05 01:33 AM   #4 
  - The remark about his daughter was very good  SeattleGirl   Sep-09-05 01:36 AM   #7 
  - one thing that bothered me was that Jon seemed in a hurry to change the  FLDem5   Sep-09-05 08:48 AM   #30 
  - he show has to be paid for, doesn't it?  CatWoman   Sep-09-05 11:01 AM   #40 
  - Part of that comment bothered me  Proud_Lefty   Sep-09-05 12:25 PM   #48 
  - "we were obviously reporters, we weren't with Al-Qaeda..."  Canuckistanian   Sep-09-05 07:31 AM   #26 
  - He also recounted how Brown learned that they could air evac  Ojai Person   Sep-09-05 01:35 AM   # 
  - That was classic.  fooj   Sep-09-05 01:36 AM   #8 
  - We can only hope, but..  incapsulated   Sep-09-05 01:35 AM   #5 
  - Don't get me wrong  SeattleGirl   Sep-09-05 01:39 AM   #9 
  - It's important that a bigwig  incapsulated   Sep-09-05 01:42 AM   #10 
     - Agreed!  SeattleGirl   Sep-09-05 01:43 AM   #12 
  - Yep; wholly agree. Said basically the same thing in my post below, at...  krkaufman   Sep-09-05 01:47 AM   #17 
  - indeed n/t  burythehatchet   Sep-09-05 06:31 AM   #21 
  - Those perilously close to losing their humanity...  fooj   Sep-09-05 01:35 AM   #6 
  - I wish I weren't so cynical but...  Fridays Child   Sep-09-05 01:42 AM   #11 
  - I agree with you. I hope we are wrong.  spooky3   Sep-09-05 06:57 AM   #23 
  - Jon Stewart dropped the ball -- in my opinion.  krkaufman   Sep-09-05 01:44 AM   #13 
  - He hinted at it, but I too would have liked to have seen something  Pacifist Patriot   Sep-09-05 07:31 AM   #27 
  - I heard him, too, and he was just excellent.  Rhiannon12866   Sep-09-05 01:46 AM   #15 
  - williams was a freeper apologist  samsingh   Sep-09-05 12:33 PM   #49 
     - That's what I said. I've even heard that he's a ditto head.  Rhiannon12866   Sep-09-05 02:07 PM   #51 
        - i hope he doesn't revert to his former idiot, kiss up self.  samsingh   Sep-09-05 03:39 PM   #52 
           - He's always been good on "The Daily Show," and is one of their regulars,  Rhiannon12866   Sep-10-05 02:35 AM   #54 
  - How could this happen? All of us American citizens, who've been  poverlay   Sep-09-05 01:46 AM   #16 
  - I think that often in the past, "they" HAVE helped us  SeattleGirl   Sep-09-05 01:50 AM   #19 
     - But SOME of the media were NEVER asleep.  BerryBush   Sep-09-05 05:48 AM   #20 
  - Yes, I happened to read something in his blog the other day  lostnfound   Sep-09-05 07:02 AM   #24 
  - I'm secretly hoping Geraldo will jump the Fox ship.  Iris   Sep-09-05 07:27 AM   #25 
  - I think that was without a doubt the best episode they have ever  Pacifist Patriot   Sep-09-05 07:33 AM   #28 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-09-05 09:16 AM   #34 
     - but of course  northzax   Sep-09-05 09:40 AM   #36 
        - Oh rats. I rated a freeper response and didn't get to see it in time.  Pacifist Patriot   Sep-09-05 12:08 PM   #47 
  - You could hear the emotion in his voice.  deadparrot   Sep-09-05 07:56 AM   #29 
  - " .... you don't want to leave."  lpbk2713   Sep-09-05 08:58 AM   #32 
  - Is there video for this yet? nt  lateo   Sep-09-05 09:04 AM   #33 
  - You will rue the day...  kentuck   Sep-09-05 09:18 AM   #35 
  - Lord, I hope he's right  wryter2000   Sep-09-05 10:29 AM   #37 
  - Yes, was very impressed  question everything   Sep-09-05 10:55 AM   #38 
  - He was really great on TDS. This has changed him... I'm sure.  progressivebydesign   Sep-09-05 11:00 AM   #39 
  - If they ask themselves that, and answer honestly, they will be devastated.  glitch   Sep-09-05 11:06 AM   #41 
  - Faux News this morning had an "expert" talking about reporters  dooner   Sep-09-05 11:13 AM   #42 
  - Oh, yeah. Fox reporters are "nutty" all the time for Bush and against  smartvoter   Sep-09-05 11:16 AM   #44 
  - how about the other tendency for much of the media  samsingh   Sep-09-05 12:35 PM   #50 
  - I'm very impressed with Brian Williams. I was thinking he'd  nothingshocksmeanymore   Sep-09-05 11:15 AM   #43 
  - I was wondering when someone would point out that some of the  zbdent   Sep-09-05 12:08 PM   #46 
  - I think that the media who were on the ground in the devastated  OhGodNotAgain   Sep-09-05 03:49 PM   #53 
 

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