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Ksec Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jan-04-06 02:48 PM
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54. Substance shmubstance
Anything Letterman would have used would have been spun. Dave wasnt playing. I think he did exactly what he should have. He reduced Oreally to foolish.
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  -Letterman was a washout. watched it and was disappointed. oregonindy  Jan-04-06 02:18 AM   #0 
  - I agree.  MrSlayer   Jan-04-06 02:20 AM   #1 
  - Oh please  Susang   Jan-04-06 12:45 PM   #41 
     - I thought he lacked even basic knowledge of how we got into Iraq.  MrSlayer   Jan-04-06 05:23 PM   #60 
        - What could Letterman have said that could have made you think that?  Susang   Jan-05-06 02:24 PM   #62 
  - It's a TV entertainment show. Nothing more nor less.  pinto   Jan-04-06 02:22 AM   #2 
  - I read the threads and comments on this here..  SeveneightyWhoa   Jan-04-06 02:24 AM   #3 
  - why werent you disappointed?  oregonindy   Jan-04-06 02:25 AM   #5 
     - Because it was entertaining.  SeveneightyWhoa   Jan-04-06 02:42 AM   #7 
        - I guess I dont see it.  oregonindy   Jan-04-06 02:46 AM   #11 
           - Okay, so what did you expect?  SeveneightyWhoa   Jan-04-06 03:05 AM   #14 
              - yeah you're right. I just expected more from all of the over enthusiastic  oregonindy   Jan-04-06 03:12 AM   #15 
                 - Well, its my personal opinion..  SeveneightyWhoa   Jan-04-06 11:23 AM   #27 
                    - What I enjoyed the most  Susang   Jan-04-06 12:51 PM   #44 
                       - Yeah, how could I forget that?  SeveneightyWhoa   Jan-04-06 01:52 PM   #46 
  - you are supprised he isnt funny... never has been.....i'm still waiting  sam sarrha   Jan-04-06 02:24 AM   #4 
  - O'Reilly?  SeveneightyWhoa   Jan-04-06 02:43 AM   #8 
  - because  MichaelHarris   Jan-04-06 02:40 AM   #6 
  - Letterman did very well.  silverweb   Jan-04-06 02:44 AM   #9 
  - Dave did very well while still playing to his audience  U4ikLefty   Jan-04-06 02:46 AM   #10 
  - maybe you wouldn't have been disappointed...  Syrinx   Jan-04-06 02:54 AM   #12 
  - Dave is definitely liberal.  tasteblind   Jan-04-06 02:57 PM   #57 
  - I agree on the emotional slant of it,  Appalachian_American   Jan-04-06 03:03 AM   #13 
  - So Letterman Was To Be A Prosecutor?  KharmaTrain   Jan-04-06 03:27 AM   #16 
  - And Dumbya using one of Dave's staffers  lpbk2713   Jan-04-06 08:18 AM   #17 
  - Exactly. Dave doesn't have the audience Jon Stewart does.  Roland99   Jan-04-06 08:22 AM   #19 
  - "I predicted Dave would slowly skewer this bastard, and he did it to...  SeveneightyWhoa   Jan-04-06 11:27 AM   #28 
  - Uh....he's a COMEDIAN. Remember?  in_cog_ni_to   Jan-04-06 08:21 AM   #18 
  - I think that Letterman was devastating to O'Reilly in many ways - First  blm   Jan-04-06 08:22 AM   #20 
  - I disagree... it was a memorable TV moment...  Cooley Hurd   Jan-04-06 08:23 AM   #21 
  - Why waste time providing examples of Bill's lies?  ComerPerro   Jan-04-06 08:24 AM   #22 
  - Yeah, thats how O'Reilly operates.  SeveneightyWhoa   Jan-04-06 11:30 AM   #29 
  - I thought Letterman did a better job of ripping O'Reilly than Stewart  mattomjoe   Jan-04-06 08:27 AM   #23 
  - I guess you forgot that "emotional bullshit" works.  mondo joe   Jan-04-06 08:28 AM   #24 
  - I was disappointed. Like Bill Maher, Letterman didn't have one percent  OmmmSweetOmmm   Jan-04-06 08:33 AM   #25 
  - People here do not realize the info bubble we live in  jim3775   Jan-04-06 08:34 AM   #26 
  - I think Letterman does have access to the info we have,  rman   Jan-04-06 11:42 AM   #30 
     - I didn't see the show,  FlaGranny   Jan-04-06 12:16 PM   #36 
  - I really thought Letterman was reining himself in  dflprincess   Jan-04-06 12:05 PM   #31 
  - He definitely was reining himself in  Susang   Jan-04-06 12:39 PM   #39 
     - In this full clip of the interview, they show Dave sticking his pencil...  Cooley Hurd   Jan-04-06 12:43 PM   #40 
     - It's a beautiful think, isn't it?  Susang   Jan-04-06 12:53 PM   #45 
     - I. JUST. ROLLED!!!!  Karenina   Jan-04-06 02:12 PM   #50 
        - The audience remembered and laughed when O drank it!  Cooley Hurd   Jan-04-06 02:44 PM   #53 
     - Haha, wow!  SeveneightyWhoa   Jan-04-06 01:53 PM   #47 
  - Letterman said more truth in those few minutes  dogday   Jan-04-06 12:07 PM   #32 
  - Why would people expect Letterman to be a knight in shining armor  Lex   Jan-04-06 12:10 PM   #34 
  - I thought he was wonderful  WI_DEM   Jan-04-06 12:09 PM   #33 
  - Yep,  CarolNYC   Jan-04-06 12:16 PM   #37 
  - I for one  pointblank   Jan-04-06 12:13 PM   #35 
  - Looks like the republican propagandists are in repair mode on this forum  951-Riverside   Jan-04-06 12:26 PM   #38 
  - DISAGREE! Dave couldn't and wouldn't get all nasty and ugly like O'Lielly  TheGoldenRule   Jan-04-06 12:45 PM   #42 
  - How was there actual applause for Bin'Reilly?  Jara sang   Jan-04-06 12:50 PM   #43 
  - Huh?  SeveneightyWhoa   Jan-04-06 01:54 PM   #48 
     - Yeah, I guess I was expecting 'The Daily Show' audience.  Jara sang   Jan-04-06 02:25 PM   #52 
  - Agree. The least Letterman should have done was watch a few  question everything   Jan-04-06 02:01 PM   #49 
  - How far over the heads of his audience should he have shot?  flvegan   Jan-04-06 02:20 PM   #51 
  - Substance shmubstance  Ksec   Jan-04-06 02:48 PM   #54 
  - I hate it for you  Thtwudbeme   Jan-04-06 02:50 PM   #55 
  - Why do people start these threads?  im10ashus   Jan-04-06 02:51 PM   #56 
  - First of all, Dave is an ENTERTAINER/INTERVIEWER  SoCalDem   Jan-04-06 03:24 PM   #58 
  - Well said my friend.  temperancedissent   Jan-04-06 03:56 PM   #59 
  - i always shake my head when folks attack comedians or entertainers  bpilgrim   Jan-04-06 05:25 PM   #61 
  - Letterman is not a pundit.  Swede   Jan-05-06 02:42 PM   #63 
 

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