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51. Chelsea is not a kid, but the use of 'pimp' was....unsavory
he'll be back-they need him.
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  -MSNBC's David Shuster has been temporarily suspended durrrty libby  Feb-08-08 02:49 PM   #0 
  - Thats probably why they are doing this Clinton Media Blitz today.  hnmnf   Feb-08-08 02:50 PM   #1 
  - Yup. Just like the campaign against Tweety resulted in positive  K Gardner   Feb-08-08 03:07 PM   #44 
  - "Other members of the "family" were VERY upset  Ronnie   Feb-08-08 04:14 PM   #125 
     - There was an entire segment, just one I can name without researching, on  K Gardner   Feb-08-08 04:21 PM   #131 
     - It was just Scarborough who is already a flaming asshole  durrrty libby   Feb-08-08 04:40 PM   #137 
  - This is about Schuster and his comment about Chelsea. Got that!  rodeodance   Feb-08-08 03:36 PM   #99 
  - Wow, EVERYONE'S been suspending their "campaigns" lately!  rocknation   Feb-08-08 02:51 PM   #2 
  - Oh no!!  shaniqua6392   Feb-08-08 02:51 PM   #3 
  - I like him too.. nt  southernleftylady   Feb-08-08 02:53 PM   #7 
  - Don't you think he deserved it?  Mags   Feb-08-08 02:55 PM   #17 
     - He deserved it. He really goofed  havocmom   Feb-08-08 03:01 PM   #36 
     - No, he should have made an on-air apology.  FLDem5   Feb-08-08 03:08 PM   #47 
        - So is Barack pimping out Michelle?  dbackjon   Feb-08-08 03:30 PM   #88 
           - I don't live and die by broadcaster's stupid comments.  FLDem5   Feb-08-08 03:32 PM   #92 
  - but she'll debate on Fox because they've been so nice to her over the years?  Magic Rat   Feb-08-08 02:51 PM   #4 
  - I think it's because he went after Chelsea  leftynyc   Feb-08-08 02:54 PM   #13 
  - Idiot comment--This is NOT about any debate!  rodeodance   Feb-08-08 03:14 PM   #62 
  - Thats a shame  DJ13   Feb-08-08 02:52 PM   #5 
  - Oh, for fuck's sake!  avrdream   Feb-08-08 03:12 PM   #58 
  - that's what I've been saying. We have been screaming for the past  Tarheel_Dem   Feb-08-08 03:23 PM   #76 
  - And if Shuster had said Mrs Obama was being pimped out,  durrrty libby   Feb-08-08 04:50 PM   #139 
  - Ahhh. I knew the hypocrite would never reply  durrrty libby   Feb-08-08 09:09 PM   #148 
     - i have a life outside of DU...  Tarheel_Dem   Feb-08-08 09:17 PM   #149 
        - MSNBC has been off the rails with sexist remarks for a long time  durrrty libby   Feb-08-08 09:28 PM   #154 
  - What a sick comment. This is about Schuster making a nasty comment. It is shame that your Clinton  rodeodance   Feb-08-08 03:38 PM   #102 
     - As a woman, I find the comment misogynistic. The "Boys in the  tsuki   Feb-08-08 04:39 PM   #136 
  - Shuster got lucky,  seasonedblue   Feb-08-08 02:52 PM   #6 
  - The Clinton's and Chelsea will play the high road and forgive him, allowing him to come back.  joshcryer   Feb-08-08 02:53 PM   # 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Feb-08-08 02:57 PM   # 
  - His attitude lately has been nasty. And you are right, he's lucky he hasn't been fired  durrrty libby   Feb-08-08 03:01 PM   #35 
  - I absolutely agree.  Libby2   Feb-08-08 03:16 PM   #68 
  - You are the bearer of good news friend.  desi   Feb-08-08 02:53 PM   #8 
  - How ya doing Desi  durrrty libby   Feb-08-08 03:17 PM   #69 
     - I'm doing good durrrty  desi   Feb-08-08 03:27 PM   #82 
  - Well FOX is always available they have always been Fair and Balanced  TheDonkey   Feb-08-08 02:53 PM   #9 
  - And to all those that will continue to insist that he be fired...  Bigleaf   Feb-08-08 02:54 PM   #10 
  - Go fuck your own self,  seasonedblue   Feb-08-08 02:55 PM   #21 
  - If Hillary gets the nod, you'll probably be the first person whining when  Bigleaf   Feb-08-08 03:01 PM   #37 
     - If Hillary gets the nod,  seasonedblue   Feb-08-08 03:16 PM   #67 
  - Shuster was actually pretty pro-Clinton  Wombatzu   Feb-08-08 02:58 PM   #29 
  - Dan Abrams has lost it lately!  FLDem5   Feb-08-08 02:58 PM   #31 
  - Are you high?  Seeker30   Feb-08-08 03:25 PM   #79 
  - Were you for Imus's firing?  Mags   Feb-08-08 03:19 PM   #71 
  - Hey! It's no different from Imus' remarks  LisaM   Feb-08-08 02:54 PM   #11 
  - Blame hip hop and rap and sexism in the black community  daleks not included   Feb-08-08 03:14 PM   #63 
     - Why don't I blame the WHITE MEN who are making these remarks?  LisaM   Feb-08-08 03:26 PM   #80 
  - I Don't Think He Should Apologize  DemocratSinceBirth   Feb-08-08 02:54 PM   #12 
  - I'm glad he was suspended.  UALRBSofL   Feb-08-08 03:02 PM   #39 
  - i heard him say the comments live  gasperc   Feb-08-08 02:54 PM   #14 
  - In his defense, it's a generational issue. Pimping has another meaning.  TexasObserver   Feb-08-08 02:55 PM   #15 
  - That's like saying the "F" word has nothing to do with sex.  Auntie Bush   Feb-08-08 03:08 PM   #49 
  - What about the word Hoe?  Mags   Feb-08-08 03:22 PM   #75 
  - Oh please. He's educated and knows what the word implies. No  durrrty libby   Feb-08-08 03:36 PM   #100 
  - Oh please!! sell crazy somewhere else  TexasObserver   Feb-08-08 04:11 PM   #123 
     - If he had pimp and Michelle Obama in the same sentence, he would be called a racist  durrrty libby   Feb-08-08 04:17 PM   #127 
        - is that as good as it gets?  TexasObserver   Feb-08-08 04:28 PM   #133 
           - Ignorance, hypocrisy and childishness. Wow ..a 3fer for you  durrrty libby   Feb-08-08 04:52 PM   #140 
  - I agree nt  Truth Hurts A Lot   Feb-08-08 09:27 PM   #153 
  - In 2004 some went ahead and debated even after being called crazy  madfloridian   Feb-08-08 02:55 PM   #16 
  - wait a minute here - she will debate on FOX after all the shit they say about her,  FLDem5   Feb-08-08 02:55 PM   # 
  - It's a power play against the media.  madfloridian   Feb-08-08 03:02 PM   #38 
     - isn't this what Bush did?  FLDem5   Feb-08-08 03:06 PM   #42 
        - Yes, Bush made the media afraid. Dean took it like a man.  madfloridian   Feb-08-08 03:12 PM   #59 
        - "Dean took it like a man"  LostinVA   Feb-08-08 03:32 PM   #93 
           - Nobody got fired. I am done.  madfloridian   Feb-08-08 03:41 PM   #110 
              - You're defending a sexist term by using a sexist term, and blame HRC's campaign?  LostinVA   Feb-08-08 03:44 PM   #112 
                 - That's exactly what she's doing,  seasonedblue   Feb-08-08 03:47 PM   #115 
                    - I did not look at it that way....perhaps Hillary folks are too sensitive.  madfloridian   Feb-08-08 05:20 PM   #142 
        - Exactly-Clinton=Bush  Tropics_Dude83   Feb-08-08 04:06 PM   #122 
  - Sucks ! He's a great reporter ! He was all up in Rove's face on  Laura PackYourBags   Feb-08-08 02:55 PM   #18 
  - Due to the high volume of emails and phone calls to MSNBC..  alstephenson   Feb-08-08 02:55 PM   #19 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-08-08 02:55 PM   #20 
  - Is that a joke?  seasonedblue   Feb-08-08 02:57 PM   #27 
  - no  anyothername   Feb-08-08 03:03 PM   #40 
     - Know What? I Just Enjoyed Your Tombstone More Than Almost Any Other.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Feb-08-08 03:12 PM   #60 
     - You're buried asshole,  seasonedblue   Feb-08-08 03:18 PM   #70 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-08-08 03:29 PM   #86 
        - loser  blogslut   Feb-08-08 03:34 PM   #95 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-08-08 03:36 PM   #98 
           - LITTLE-PRICKED TROLL ALERT, MODS  LostinVA   Feb-08-08 03:39 PM   #105 
        - "Cunt"? You Freeper trolls are such little men  LostinVA   Feb-08-08 03:37 PM   # 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-08-08 03:39 PM   #104 
              - The only thing you beat is your little, baby-sized penis  LostinVA   Feb-08-08 03:40 PM   #106 
     - Sweet way to earn cement overshoes!  HughMoran   Feb-08-08 09:24 PM   #151 
  - you're just gross  tishaLA   Feb-08-08 02:57 PM   #28 
  - you're at the wrong website  cali   Feb-08-08 02:58 PM   #30 
  - What Are You Going To Do, Peanut  DemocratSinceBirth   Feb-08-08 02:58 PM   #32 
  - You added even more,  seasonedblue   Feb-08-08 02:59 PM   #33 
  - Too bad, I think he is one of the best  mitchtv   Feb-08-08 02:56 PM   #22 
  - That will send a message....thanks Mark Penn.  madfloridian   Feb-08-08 02:56 PM   #23 
  - Let me get this straight...  Zueda   Feb-08-08 02:56 PM   #24 
  - He Said They Pimped Her Out ...  DemocratSinceBirth   Feb-08-08 03:08 PM   #45 
  - As a verb...  Zueda   Feb-08-08 03:21 PM   #74 
  - It will stop when the Clintons are out of public service and not until.  K Gardner   Feb-08-08 03:08 PM   #48 
  - very good question....(eom)  Tarheel_Dem   Feb-08-08 03:31 PM   #90 
  - What an idiotic thing to say!! Equating this with a war vote. Your clinton hate is spewing  rodeodance   Feb-08-08 03:40 PM   #107 
     - Rightfuly so considering we now have tens of thousands...  Zueda   Feb-08-08 04:04 PM   #121 
  - PS. More fabricated outrage from the Clintons. Do they ever stop?  TexasObserver   Feb-08-08 02:56 PM   #25 
  - Come on this one is a no brainer. What if he said Mrs Obama was being pimped out?  Proud2BAmurkin   Feb-08-08 02:59 PM   #34 
  - That question has yet to be answered on any of these threads. Bashing the Clintons and feeling bad  Alamom   Feb-08-08 03:03 PM   #41 
  - Yep, they refuse to answer the question, and some even think it was deserved.  joshcryer   Feb-08-08 03:11 PM   #57 
  - The Consequences Would Be Extreme n/t  Raejeanowl   Feb-08-08 03:14 PM   #61 
  - If Shuster ever came close to saying that about Michelle,  seasonedblue   Feb-08-08 03:21 PM   #73 
     - and this board would crash in a few seconds!!  rodeodance   Feb-08-08 03:35 PM   #97 
  - fabricated outrage?  GloriaSmith   Feb-08-08 03:08 PM   #46 
  - Exactly  gaspee   Feb-08-08 03:29 PM   #87 
  - What Would Your Response Be If Someone Said You Pimped Out Your Wife, Daughter, Sister And/Or Mother  DemocratSinceBirth   Feb-08-08 03:10 PM   #54 
  - You should be ashamed of yourself for saying that!  rodeodance   Feb-08-08 03:10 PM   #55 
  - ...  LostinVA   Feb-08-08 03:41 PM   #109 
  - I was really surprised that Schuster said that! It's not like him.  napi21   Feb-08-08 02:57 PM   #26 
  - Is there a youtube of this?? I haven't seen it yet. nt  MassDemm   Feb-08-08 03:07 PM   #43 
  - The video is up in DU's video section  durrrty libby   Feb-08-08 07:44 PM   #145 
  - I like Schuster a lot but that comment way crossed the line.  rodeodance   Feb-08-08 03:09 PM   #50 
  - Chelsea is not a kid, but the use of 'pimp' was....unsavory  katty   Feb-08-08 03:09 PM   #51 
  - I can't imagine the Clinton campaign NOT responding  NastyRiffraff   Feb-08-08 03:10 PM   # 
  - I don't want to but I will unblock m$nbc just to watch Tweety and Co  desi   Feb-08-08 03:10 PM   #52 
  - How would you like to be chair of the party with a former president  madfloridian   Feb-08-08 03:10 PM   #53 
  - He Was Fired Because He Implied Chelsea Was A Prostitute  DemocratSinceBirth   Feb-08-08 03:14 PM   #64 
     - That word is used so many other ways now. Oh, come on.  madfloridian   Feb-08-08 03:15 PM   #65 
     - Not Everybody Is Hip  DemocratSinceBirth   Feb-08-08 03:20 PM   #72 
     - Then we must get justice.  madfloridian   Feb-08-08 03:25 PM   #78 
     - there is no positive connotation to "pimping out" that I am aware of, please enlighten. nt  MassDemm   Feb-08-08 03:27 PM   #83 
     - Not in reference to women it isn't. n/t  GloriaSmith   Feb-08-08 03:29 PM   #85 
     - OMG  LostinVA   Feb-08-08 03:42 PM   #111 
     - Not fired. Temporarily suspended  durrrty libby   Feb-08-08 03:34 PM   #94 
     - Actually, he wasn't fired at all  Kber   Feb-08-08 05:20 PM   #141 
  - Good. He deserves it.  Straight Shooter   Feb-08-08 03:11 PM   #56 
  - He should probably be fired and banned from TV for life....  sfam   Feb-08-08 03:16 PM   #66 
  - why don't you email MSNBC and tell them that  FLDem5   Feb-08-08 03:24 PM   #77 
     - He did amazing work on the Libby trial. How soon we forget.  madfloridian   Feb-08-08 03:26 PM   #81 
     - Hitler did some good work too, What a disturbing defense of his actions.  Iceburg   Feb-08-08 03:39 PM   #103 
        - What about Carville? Is it only hate speech when directed at Clintons?  madfloridian   Feb-08-08 03:41 PM   #108 
        - I'm sorry...what good work did Hitler do again?  sfam   Feb-08-08 04:37 PM   #135 
     - Great idea - DONE!!!  sfam   Feb-08-08 04:36 PM   #134 
     - The sexism on MSNBC has been insane for a long time.The big boss said  durrrty libby   Feb-08-08 09:20 PM   #150 
  - Suspended?  cat_girl25   Feb-08-08 03:29 PM   #84 
  - this type of thing can happen when *professionals* drop professionalism  davidwparker   Feb-08-08 03:31 PM   #89 
  - Excellent point -- as someone else said earlier, can you imagine Cronkite saying it?  LostinVA   Feb-08-08 03:46 PM   #114 
     - maybe this will be a message?? to other journalists.  rodeodance   Feb-08-08 03:48 PM   #116 
  - Owned~  Lirwin2   Feb-08-08 03:32 PM   #91 
  - Poor David. His mouth got ahead of his brain. Maybe Imus is hiring. nt  Vinca   Feb-08-08 03:35 PM   #96 
  - Just last week he was being snarky about Chelsea making phone calls to Hillary's SuperDelegates  in_cog_ni_to   Feb-08-08 03:37 PM   #101 
  - yes, i recall that. I thought what is with him!!--at the time!  rodeodance   Feb-08-08 03:44 PM   #113 
     - The problem is also that the ones who make the comments are forced  desi   Feb-08-08 03:56 PM   #118 
        - don't think  rodeodance   Feb-08-08 04:40 PM   #138 
           - I agree. It seems that everybody needs to go along just to get along.  desi   Feb-08-08 06:17 PM   #144 
  - Hillary's campaign is upset with David Shuster, but the Clintons are best friends with McCain  ProSense   Feb-08-08 03:54 PM   #117 
  - The victim card played over and over and over again  Tropics_Dude83   Feb-08-08 03:56 PM   #119 
  - Would you feel the same way if Shuster made that comment  durrrty libby   Feb-08-08 07:55 PM   #146 
  - Coward and hypocrite. So not surprising  durrrty libby   Feb-08-08 08:49 PM   #147 
  - Good lord. The Clinton family is going to implode.  Meldread   Feb-08-08 03:59 PM   #120 
  - The New York Times received an e-mail from MSNBC's Vice President for media relations  Maribelle   Feb-08-08 04:13 PM   #124 
  - Camp Clinton has stifled the voice of another liberal.  bunnies   Feb-08-08 04:16 PM   #126 
  - And if Shuster had said that about Mrs Obama he would be called  durrrty libby   Feb-08-08 04:19 PM   #128 
  - It wouldnt have bothered me.  bunnies   Feb-08-08 04:23 PM   #132 
  - It appears from MSNBCs e-mail, Shuster did it to himself n-t  Maribelle   Feb-08-08 04:20 PM   #129 
  - wish they would apologise for snubbing Kucinich  G_j   Feb-08-08 04:20 PM   #130 
  - So do you think that Olbermann will name him "worst person in the world"? n/t  DEMocracity   Feb-08-08 05:23 PM   #143 
  - My question is: WHY wasn't TWEETY ever suspended?!?  Truth Hurts A Lot   Feb-08-08 09:25 PM   #152 
 

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