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mitchtv Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Aug-26-08 03:03 PM
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31. Blame the idiots for not questioning the media
When a voter said to Adlai Stevenson, "you have the vote of every thinking person in America", he quipped" that's not enough madam I need a majority"
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  -What's with Bill Maher? question everything  Aug-26-08 01:29 PM   #0 
  - He was at the convention last night saying he wants Obama  soleft   Aug-26-08 01:31 PM   #1 
  - Good, thanks.  question everything   Aug-26-08 01:34 PM   # 
  - I think that was a joke. Sometimes his humor is very subtle. Oops I meant  Cleita   Aug-26-08 04:49 PM   #44 
  - Thanks!  autorank   Aug-27-08 11:59 PM   #61 
  - Maher is pessimistic Obama will be able to win  ProudToBeBlueInRhody   Aug-26-08 01:32 PM   #2 
  - he basically said America's getting stupider every year so we get leadership that reflects that.  eshfemme   Aug-26-08 01:34 PM   #4 
  - which I found disgusting. Blaming the American people rather than the media  emulatorloo   Aug-26-08 01:39 PM   #10 
     - jThe dumbing down of America allow the media to get away with the shit they spew.  bagrman   Aug-26-08 02:27 PM   #24 
     - the american moran people are the ones who cast the votes, not the media.  QuestionAll   Aug-26-08 02:29 PM   #25 
     - Are You Really That Smart Or Just A Rich Educated Elitist Snob?  Better Believe It   Aug-26-08 03:56 PM   #40 
        - not what at all what i said, now is it...?  QuestionAll   Aug-26-08 04:42 PM   #41 
           - You Called The American People Morans  Better Believe It   Aug-26-08 04:54 PM   #47 
              - no, i didn't actually- try reading again. slowly this time.  QuestionAll   Aug-27-08 09:35 PM   #57 
     - Blame the idiots for not questioning the media  mitchtv   Aug-26-08 03:03 PM   #31 
     - Media  Caliman73   Aug-26-08 04:49 PM   #45 
     - Majority of americans aren't watching news channels  JonLP24   Aug-26-08 05:45 PM   #51 
     - I'm sorry - we are smart enough to have figured it out, I got no sympathy for  cliffordu   Aug-28-08 12:21 AM   #62 
  - I would agree with that sentiment...  misanthrope   Aug-26-08 04:46 PM   #42 
  - I guess we should question everything you say, questioneverything. nt  valerief   Aug-26-08 01:33 PM   #3 
  - Be my guest  question everything   Aug-26-08 01:35 PM   #6 
     - Okee dokee. Bill Maher. Comedian. I care. nt  valerief   Aug-26-08 01:39 PM   #9 
  - At his worst Maher comes off as cynic who believes in nothing  emulatorloo   Aug-26-08 01:35 PM   #5 
  - Maher's a fraud  Tangerine LaBamba   Aug-26-08 01:43 PM   #12 
  - I stopped listening to him a long time ago.  emilyg   Aug-26-08 02:27 PM   #23 
  - I imagine both Maher and Dennis Leary would scurry like cockroaches...  mitchum   Aug-27-08 09:17 AM   #54 
  - He's a libertarian who has issues with women, children and adult life.  sfexpat2000   Aug-26-08 03:55 PM   #39 
  - Cynics who believe in nothing are much more valuable...  misanthrope   Aug-26-08 04:48 PM   #43 
  - There's a place for healthy cynicism (count me in). But at some point it becomes PATHOLOGICAL  emulatorloo   Aug-27-08 09:08 AM   #53 
  - bill maher  shanti   Aug-29-08 10:52 PM   #65 
  - Maher has disdain for women?  tridim   Aug-26-08 01:36 PM   #7 
  - I'm gonna be honest with you...  vi5   Aug-26-08 01:52 PM   #18 
  - I agree, absolutely. He can be clever, but that undercurrent of misogyny always seems to surface.  hisownpetard   Aug-26-08 02:00 PM   #19 
  - I still don't buy it.  tridim   Aug-26-08 02:33 PM   #28 
  - then you need to get out more....  Scout   Aug-26-08 02:46 PM   #30 
  - No, I think he has issues with women...  vi5   Aug-26-08 03:11 PM   #34 
     - Obviously I've missed some of his stand-up material.  tridim   Aug-26-08 03:33 PM   #36 
        - I've seen plenty of comedians....  vi5   Aug-26-08 05:34 PM   #48 
  - You're absolutely right, and he is.  greyhound1966   Aug-28-08 12:44 AM   #63 
  - Bill Maher the obnoxious comedian or Bill Moyers the PBS journalist?  hfojvt   Aug-26-08 02:19 PM   #22 
  - if you listen to maher, and you dont hear it.... wow. might want to do some  seabeyond   Aug-26-08 02:29 PM   #26 
  - I hear him make fun of almost everybody.  tridim   Aug-26-08 02:36 PM   #29 
  - then you just dont get it and is a waste of time to even try  seabeyond   Aug-26-08 03:04 PM   #32 
     - Well I usually watch his show for his political views, but..  tridim   Aug-26-08 03:29 PM   #35 
        - most male comedians if not all do a few tasteless jokes about women.  seabeyond   Aug-26-08 03:48 PM   #37 
  - That's what I was thinking.  Herdin_Cats   Aug-27-08 09:21 AM   #55 
  - I've watched his show for years. And, yes, he does  stanwyck   Aug-27-08 10:29 PM   #58 
  - Watch the interview on Youtube and you'll understand you don't have the full quote & Maher is NOT  LaPera   Aug-26-08 01:36 PM   #8 
  - Thanks. This is why I am asking, since I came in the middle  question everything   Aug-26-08 01:45 PM   #13 
  - No, he was just giving his opinion on McCain as "the maverick"...  Brotherjohn   Aug-26-08 01:42 PM   #11 
  - Thanks. That's good to know  question everything   Aug-26-08 01:47 PM   #16 
  - Maher was being critical of Obama's run to the right (aka middle).  sharesunited   Aug-26-08 01:45 PM   #14 
  - i was watching him on larry king last night  orleans   Aug-26-08 01:46 PM   #15 
  - Maher is an Obama supporter.  JDPriestly   Aug-26-08 01:48 PM   #17 
  - Thank you. You are correct, I came in the middle of the interview  question everything   Aug-26-08 02:32 PM   #27 
  - He thinks Obama is going to far to the right  EC   Aug-26-08 02:01 PM   #20 
  - Maher's just cynical like many of us  Taverner   Aug-26-08 02:02 PM   #21 
  - I never liked the guy.  PeterU   Aug-26-08 03:10 PM   #33 
  - saw him in person about 1 month ago  dembotoz   Aug-26-08 03:53 PM   #38 
  - I saw him recently, too!  OHDEM   Aug-26-08 04:50 PM   #46 
  - I Saw Him, Too...  KharmaTrain   Aug-26-08 05:39 PM   #49 
  - I Saw It and I Think You are Making Shit Up  fascisthunter   Aug-26-08 05:41 PM   #50 
  - I only speak the truth & I'm not a fascist.  OHDEM   Aug-26-08 10:27 PM   #52 
     - "I Make Poopey in my pants...."  fascisthunter   Aug-27-08 09:33 AM   #56 
  - He's kind of a jackass, actually...  Ex Lurker   Aug-27-08 10:39 PM   #59 
  - Really? I like him, and he supports Obama; he just wants him to stand  20score   Aug-27-08 11:52 PM   #60 
  - Bill Maher is an evil piece of shit  silverojo   Aug-28-08 12:48 AM   #64 
     - yes, i forgot about that. that turned me off him for good. i forgot. i just wont  seabeyond   Aug-29-08 10:55 PM   #66 
 

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