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Hannah Bell Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-15-10 03:26 AM
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18. Wolf Blitzer’s Secret
Still, one does get the impression that Wolf Blitzer just feeds Pat lines like this from the October 9, 2005 broadcast of CNN Late Edition With Wolf Blitzer:

BLITZER: ... thanks very much for joining us.

I want to get to Harriet Miers in a moment but you're a minister. You see what's going on in the world today in Pakistan, in India, Afghanistan, an earthquake, maybe 20,000 people dead, maybe twice that number; we don't have a count. Hurricanes in the United States and around the world, a tsunami a little bit less than a year or so ago in Southeast Asia. What's happening?

ROBERTSON: Wolf, I might say you're very perceptive to pick up the key in this.

It’s scary to hear someone carry-on like Pat. But it’s sort of strange to realize that Pat and Wolf Blitzer go way back together. Yep! Wolf used to work for Pat Robertson's CBN way back when Pat was setting up his news bureau and Wolf was the 700 Club’s reporter from the Middle East. He was a lot younger in those days, but in those beginning days Pat exposed Wolf Blitzer to a viewing audience that topped the Nielsen ratings at 28.7 million monthly viewers! That’s a great way to launch one’s career. But Wolf Blitzer likes to keep that part of his career kind of quiet. He doesn’t list the 700 Club’s news bureau in his biography. He doesn’t tell CNN’s audience that Pat was like an angel to him when he was just an independent reporter starting out. But those of us who watched Pat’s show could never forget Wolf Blitzer’s reports. He was presented to us as such an expert—we were just so proud of him! And look how high he’s gone. You’d think he’d give Pat a little credit. No doubt he says “Thanks” by inviting him on CNN!
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  -Pat Robertson Diamond mines that used slave labor, swindled relief efforts, and helped Al-Qaeda slampoet  Jan-14-10 12:01 PM   #0 
  - Sounds like if one wants a deal with the devil, all they have to do is make a deal with Pat  ck4829   Jan-14-10 12:04 PM   #1 
  - that sums things up succinctly I would say. n/t  arthritisR_US   Jan-14-10 12:12 PM   #5 
  - Ooooh -- good one! nt  gateley   Jan-14-10 12:18 PM   #6 
  - "There Ain't no devil. it's just God when he's drunk." - Tom Waits  slampoet   Jan-14-10 08:52 PM   #11 
     - !!!  Raster   Jan-15-10 01:47 AM   #14 
  - Christians love these types of leaders  upi402   Jan-14-10 12:04 PM   #2 
  - sounding almost like Madoff  Rosa Luxemburg   Jan-14-10 12:05 PM   #3 
  - and the msm is always silent on this.  niyad   Jan-14-10 12:10 PM   #4 
  - That's what Cenk was saying on TYT  47of74   Jan-14-10 12:31 PM   #7 
  - Such a puzzle!!! Even if I knew nothing about the guy, he'd make my skin crawl. HOW????? can anyone  patrice   Jan-14-10 12:40 PM   #8 
  - K&R  invictus   Jan-14-10 12:43 PM   #9 
  - .  Wilms   Jan-14-10 08:34 PM   #10 
  - and yet his program airs every day on my local station. . .  kevinbgoode   Jan-14-10 09:09 PM   #12 
  - The Reason is that your station receives Money from the 700 club.  slampoet   Jan-14-10 09:14 PM   #13 
  - Yuppers.  avaistheone1   Jan-15-10 01:50 AM   #15 
  - Takes a devil to know the devil  Raine   Jan-15-10 02:39 AM   #16 
  - All those "religious" guys are bleeding Africa. The bigs names are intelligence operatives, not  Hannah Bell   Jan-15-10 03:24 AM   #17 
  - Wolf Blitzer’s Secret  Hannah Bell   Jan-15-10 03:26 AM   #18 
  - Wolf Blister is a fascist bastard.  olegramps   Jan-15-10 07:48 AM   #21 
  - Those miners/slaves must've offended GOD.  Blue-Jay   Jan-15-10 03:30 AM   #19 
  - PR is a FASCIST in every sense of the word. K&R nt  Union Yes   Jan-15-10 03:48 AM   #20 

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