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jeff30997 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-28-06 07:38 PM
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2. Maybe she wants to keep her job ?
Remember Dan Rather ?
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  -why is Oprah indignant about the book guys fibs & not W's KILLING LIES ?? sam sarrha  Jan-28-06 07:33 PM   #0 
  - Do not now, nor never have, understood the Oprah thing. But who knows,  acmavm   Jan-28-06 07:35 PM   #1 
  - Campaign contributions by Ms. Winfrey:  SCRUBDASHRUB   Jan-28-06 07:38 PM   #3 
  - Do you have a point here? Seriously, I don't care much who she  acmavm   Jan-28-06 07:44 PM   #6 
     - Just posting in case anyone was interested. Wasn't really  SCRUBDASHRUB   Jan-28-06 09:13 PM   #27 
  - I don't get it either  thefool_wa   Jan-28-06 07:43 PM   #5 
     - hey now  ismnotwasm   Jan-28-06 07:58 PM   #8 
        - Hey,.... that was my point..  sam sarrha   Jan-28-06 08:52 PM   #21 
        - I hear ya  thefool_wa   Jan-29-06 11:11 AM   #43 
  - Maybe she wants to keep her job ?  jeff30997   Jan-28-06 07:38 PM   #2 
  - She owns and produces her own show, has a cable channel and a magazine and  Garbo 2004   Jan-28-06 08:36 PM   #19 
     - She sure used it to help Gropenator  mitchtv   Jan-28-06 09:33 PM   #31 
  - Good question. Frey lied book became fiction; bush lied 1000's died  Democrats_win   Jan-28-06 07:41 PM   #4 
  - She never Promoted Bush.  abluelady   Jan-28-06 07:53 PM   #7 
  - Is everything Oprah's fault?  ccbombs   Jan-28-06 07:58 PM   #9 
  - I understand what you are saying...  sproutster   Jan-28-06 08:14 PM   #12 
  - I'd like to see her cover other issues the way she did Katrina too  ccbombs   Jan-28-06 08:27 PM   #16 
     - You're really comparing Oprah with "The Man Show"?!  mac56   Jan-29-06 11:16 AM   #45 
        - Yeah I am  ccbombs   Jan-29-06 07:09 PM   #51 
  - not specifically Oprah but the media coverage of her situation, which i  sam sarrha   Jan-28-06 09:12 PM   #26 
  - Now THAT'S an excellent question! (nt)  AZBlue   Jan-28-06 09:59 PM   #34 
  - Any powerful and successful female scares the sh*t out of people.  AZBlue   Jan-28-06 09:57 PM   #33 
  - Dude I've totally been wondering the same thing.  sproutster   Jan-28-06 08:10 PM   #10 
  - Oprah's Truth Squad - We Need To Get Her To Campaign For....  global1   Jan-28-06 08:12 PM   #11 
  - Glad you put it into perspective and I really feel sorry for James Frey  951-Riverside   Jan-28-06 08:20 PM   #13 
  - She doesn't do anything for me...  Mike Nelson   Jan-28-06 08:26 PM   #14 
  - I hope one day she will speak out more against W but until then  spooky3   Jan-28-06 08:26 PM   #15 
  - Still, did she ever have any comment about the disenfranchisement of black  Garbo 2004   Jan-28-06 09:12 PM   #25 
     - I'm not a viewer (I'm at work when her show is on) so I'll leave it to  spooky3   Jan-28-06 09:49 PM   #32 
        - Guess you haven't noticed the widespread criticism here and elsewhere  Garbo 2004   Jan-28-06 11:53 PM   #40 
           - Awesome Post!!!  TheGoldenRule   Jan-29-06 11:24 AM   #46 
  - Yeah, What's Wrong With Senator Oprah?  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Jan-28-06 08:28 PM   #17 
  - It was on PBS with actual footage from the Oprah show  firefox   Jan-28-06 08:34 PM   #18 
  - not just Oprah but the Intense coverage of Frey/Oprah fibs and not Bu$hs  sam sarrha   Jan-28-06 08:50 PM   #20 
  - The only way to get people like Oprah to make an issue of it  Lorien   Jan-28-06 08:56 PM   #22 
  - I would have settled for her going after Arnie & Maria for using  no_hypocrisy   Jan-28-06 08:58 PM   #23 
  - Who gives a shit about Oprah?  Texasgal   Jan-28-06 09:05 PM   #24 
  - It isn't about Oprah.. its about the media covering W's lies with a story  sam sarrha   Jan-28-06 09:15 PM   #29 
  - So... don't you think it's a bit silly to post  Texasgal   Jan-28-06 09:20 PM   #30 
  - DITTO  annces8   Jan-29-06 11:28 AM   #47 
  - She was deceived on her own turf and she's pissed about it  petronius   Jan-28-06 09:15 PM   #28 
  - Exactly. It's a personal thing between her and the book guy, period  mtnsnake   Feb-01-06 10:39 PM   #55 
  - Because it made Queen Oprah look bad  bigwillq   Jan-28-06 10:02 PM   #35 
  - She's a talk show host, not a news anchor, a politician or political pundit  AZBlue   Jan-28-06 10:07 PM   #36 
  - I couldn't stand the media attention  bigwillq   Jan-28-06 10:10 PM   #38 
  - oprah is an entertainer  pitohui   Jan-28-06 10:08 PM   #37 
  - You forgot, self employed people, flex hour people,  laugle   Feb-01-06 10:32 PM   #54 
  - Because she's just a talking head.  MrSlayer   Jan-28-06 10:15 PM   #39 
  - My thoughts exactly. She is majoring the minors.  ladjf   Jan-29-06 01:01 AM   #41 
  - Well said. Re: Oprah...  Jamastiene   Jan-29-06 03:04 AM   #42 
  - Are you kidding me? This maelstrom is not Oprah's fault  linazelle   Jan-29-06 11:14 AM   #44 
  - I am extremely disappointed in Oprah.  TheGoldenRule   Jan-29-06 11:52 AM   #48 
  - have you put the question to the FCMSM ? Here's what you do..  radio4progressives   Jan-29-06 12:02 PM   #49 
  - Her first response was her honest one  annces8   Jan-29-06 12:16 PM   #50 
  - Really, great cartoon:  Humor_In_Cuneiform   Feb-01-06 09:31 PM   #52 
  - I hate to tell you but that guy did alot more than just  laugle   Feb-01-06 10:26 PM   #53 
  - I don't mind Oprah, but I miss Donahue  mtnsnake   Feb-01-06 10:53 PM   #56 
  - Didn't stop her from lying for Arnold during the recall  Nomen Tuum   Feb-01-06 11:16 PM   #57 
     - Oh c'mon. How can you put her in the same company w/Hannity & Limbaugh?  mtnsnake   Feb-02-06 07:15 AM   #59 
  - It affects her bottom line. People always begin to care when their  cindyw   Feb-01-06 11:24 PM   #58 
  - Because her name is on the book by the guy who lied...  Totally Committed   Feb-02-06 08:08 AM   #60 
  - Because even well-meaning people..  sendero   Feb-02-06 08:48 AM   #61 
 

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