You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #73: I agree with you [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (1/22-2007 thru 12/14/2010) Donate to DU
WeekendWarrior Donating Member (849 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Oct-03-10 08:43 PM
Response to Reply #69
73. I agree with you
And I said as much either in this thread or another one about Sanchez. Lou Dobbs is a racist moron, yet he was able to spew his hate five days a week with impunity.

But like I said, we'll never know what was going on backstage.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
  -Jon Stewart, friends mock Rick Sanchez at charity event Elmore Furth  Oct-03-10 05:27 PM   #0 
  - I was hoping  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 05:35 PM   #1 
  - Yes, this is not what I expected from Jon Stewart. Sad really.  sabrina 1   Oct-03-10 05:46 PM   #2 
  - Oh bullshit  trumad   Oct-03-10 05:48 PM   #3 
  - He has a right to talk about it, but  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 06:23 PM   #10 
     - You do know Stewart is a comedian and Jewish...right  alphafemale   Oct-03-10 06:28 PM   #13 
        - Shall we call CNN and have them fire you now?  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 06:32 PM   #15 
        - Better be careful with the use of the term douchebag here on DU...bub  alphafemale   Oct-03-10 06:39 PM   #17 
        - That term is SO accurate I have and will use it on a regular basis  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 06:49 PM   #21 
        - Sanchez called Stewart a bigot and Stewart is suposed to show  TorchTheWitch   Oct-03-10 06:53 PM   #23 
        - Yes.  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 06:57 PM   #24 
           - YES  alphafemale   Oct-03-10 07:02 PM   #26 
           - You're obscuring the issue  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 07:13 PM   #31 
           - backing off someone who said...on tape...without shame...that Jews control the media?  alphafemale   Oct-03-10 07:31 PM   #39 
           - I think the media is controlled by rich men who couldn't care less about religious or political  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 07:37 PM   #42 
           - LOL, which is which?  immoderate   Oct-03-10 09:21 PM   #76 
           - If I could recommend a comment, I would recommend yours!  catzies   Oct-03-10 09:24 PM   #77 
           - You sound personally offended by Jon's actions...are you okay?  Rex   Oct-03-10 08:18 PM   #62 
           - You're mistaken  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 08:36 PM   #70 
           - It never said STEWART mocked Sanchez, it said that the guests did.  blondeatlast   Oct-03-10 10:34 PM   #82 
        - And who says Stewart is a douchebag? You? And who are you? nm  rhett o rick   Oct-03-10 11:20 PM   #84 
           - I stand corrected  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 11:49 PM   #87 
        - Thanks alphafemale. You provided My laugh of the day.  truedelphi   Oct-03-10 08:19 PM   #63 
  - you were wrong because you were hoping for something stupid.  meow mix   Oct-03-10 05:55 PM   #4 
  - Yeah, you're right. I guess it's stupid to hope that  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 06:27 PM   #12 
     - You are being sympathic to an asshole. Why? He deserved to lose his job. Why are you supporting  rhett o rick   Oct-03-10 11:22 PM   #85 
        - Glen BECK deserves to lose his job. Rush Limbaugh deserves  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 11:45 PM   #86 
           - Rush Limbaugh did lose his job for his comments about Donovan McNabb  oberliner   Oct-04-10 01:09 AM   #94 
              - True, but  WeekendWarrior   Oct-04-10 02:15 AM   #95 
  - I think it would be stranger if he Didn't comment  Whisp   Oct-03-10 05:57 PM   #5 
  - I might have agreed with you a few years ago...  Bigmack   Oct-03-10 06:02 PM   #7 
  - I take the view that the motor-mouths can say whatever the hell they want  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 06:21 PM   #9 
     - Thank you for having some sense of decency. We've  sabrina 1   Oct-03-10 06:45 PM   #19 
        - We talk about bullies and  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 06:53 PM   #22 
           - Yes, we talk about bullying, but given an opportunity to be part  sabrina 1   Oct-03-10 07:07 PM   #28 
              - That's the sad part to me  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 07:18 PM   #32 
  - It was Rick Sanchez's choice to turn himself into the ball at a T-ball game  LastLiberal in PalmSprings   Oct-03-10 06:13 PM   #8 
  - I've never had a problem with Stewart making fun of the guy before this  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 06:29 PM   #14 
  - Why would Stewart refrain from commenting?  blogslut   Oct-03-10 06:43 PM   #18 
  - I probably should have said refrain from ridiculing him  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 06:58 PM   #25 
     - No  blogslut   Oct-03-10 07:09 PM   #29 
        - And you won't entertain the idea that  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 07:22 PM   #34 
           - I don't blame him for going off  blogslut   Oct-03-10 07:34 PM   #40 
           - I agree  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 07:38 PM   #43 
              - Then let me ask you something  blogslut   Oct-03-10 07:44 PM   #47 
                 - I'm compassionate in general  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 07:59 PM   #51 
                    - I'm glad you're compassionate  blogslut   Oct-03-10 08:18 PM   #61 
                       - I feel sorry for him on a basic human level  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 08:30 PM   #67 
                          - I'm glad you're human  blogslut   Oct-03-10 08:38 PM   #71 
           - No. He 'snapped' like Mel Gibson 'snapped'. The one had  COLGATE4   Oct-03-10 08:33 PM   #68 
              - You call it an excuse, I call it a reason.  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 08:40 PM   #72 
  - He's a comedian for fuck's sake...  Dappleganger   Oct-03-10 07:39 PM   #44 
  - It was quite mild, and quite appropriate.  HuckleB   Oct-03-10 08:20 PM   #64 
  - stewart is not a politician...he's a comedian..his job is to mock  spanone   Oct-03-10 05:59 PM   #6 
  - good for Jon!  davidinalameda   Oct-03-10 06:26 PM   #11 
  - People like Sanchez say things like this and never get called on it.  monmouth   Oct-03-10 06:34 PM   #16 
  - When we finish with Sanchez, can we go after Bush/Cheney?  Karmadillo   Oct-03-10 06:47 PM   #20 
  - I always thought I was a pretty good judge of human nature  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 07:05 PM   #27 
  - You're NOT old-fashioned. This bullying thing, this kicking a guy  sabrina 1   Oct-03-10 07:12 PM   #30 
  - He asked for it. He's catching it.  Iggo   Oct-03-10 07:20 PM   #33 
  - Sad. nt  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 07:23 PM   #35 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-03-10 07:24 PM   #36 
        - Is that how you see what he is doing? Or was that just a way  sabrina 1   Oct-03-10 07:29 PM   #38 
           - Don't waste your time, Sabrina  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 07:34 PM   #41 
              - I didn't say any of that stuff.  Iggo   Oct-03-10 07:56 PM   #50 
              - And, of course, none of it was implied, either -- right?  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 08:01 PM   #53 
              - I guess you're right. I am just really sad that since Democrats  sabrina 1   Oct-03-10 07:59 PM   #52 
                 - The funny thing is  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 08:07 PM   #56 
  - I agree with you.  superduperfarleft   Oct-03-10 07:24 PM   #37 
  - Thank you  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 07:39 PM   #45 
     - make it four.  marasinghe   Oct-04-10 12:39 AM   #91 
  - But kicking people while their down is the new sport.  NutmegYankee   Oct-03-10 07:42 PM   #46 
  - Define "mistake"  blogslut   Oct-03-10 07:47 PM   #48 
     - And he got fired for it. So why the pile-on? Is losing his job  sabrina 1   Oct-03-10 08:02 PM   #54 
        - What pile-on?  blogslut   Oct-03-10 08:11 PM   #57 
           - I could be wrong, but I don't  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 08:13 PM   #59 
              - Correct, I was referring to the Stewart and the others who joined in.  sabrina 1   Oct-03-10 09:45 PM   #78 
  - Bless your heart.  A-Schwarzenegger   Oct-03-10 10:32 PM   #81 
  - In light of all the racist white guys who have been spewing their venom for years  Cirque du So-What   Oct-03-10 07:49 PM   #49 
  - I suspect that  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 08:12 PM   #58 
  - Perhaps what you suspect is true  Cirque du So-What   Oct-03-10 08:17 PM   #60 
     - I would hope that  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 08:26 PM   #66 
        - Whatever the intentions were  Cirque du So-What   Oct-03-10 08:35 PM   #69 
           - I agree with you  WeekendWarrior   Oct-03-10 08:43 PM   #73 
           - CNN also provided a megaphone for Glenn Beck for years.  sabrina 1   Oct-03-10 09:49 PM   #79 
           - Your comments about Lou Dobbs are SPOT ON  Number23   Oct-04-10 12:23 AM   #89 
  - Fantastic points. I think two conclusions can be drawn from your post  Number23   Oct-04-10 12:19 AM   #88 
     - Lou Dobbs and Glenn Beck were both on CNN for years.  sabrina 1   Oct-04-10 01:05 AM   #93 
  - "sadly, the Tina Fey glasses calendar did not sell well"  tanyev   Oct-03-10 08:05 PM   #55 
  - Good, Rick was a terrible news anchor and will end up on FoxNews.  Rex   Oct-03-10 08:23 PM   #65 
  - K&R #8, but this could drive Rick to suicide. n/t  UTUSN   Oct-03-10 08:51 PM   #74 
  - Leave Rick Sanchez aloooooone!  gratuitous   Oct-03-10 09:15 PM   #75 
  - People like Sanchez and Thomas deserve to get it in the neck.  proteus_lives   Oct-03-10 09:53 PM   #80 
  - Nowhere does it say that Stewart mocked Sanchez, it says the guests did. nt  blondeatlast   Oct-03-10 10:36 PM   #83 
  - KICK ASS JON STEWART!!!  Swamp Rat   Oct-04-10 12:36 AM   #90 
  - Not in good taste nt  Vehl   Oct-04-10 12:42 AM   #92 
  - Going to verbal war with popular comedians  quaker bill   Oct-04-10 06:33 AM   #96 
 

Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (1/22-2007 thru 12/14/2010) Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC