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KharmaTrain Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-28-07 08:13 AM
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12. Corporate Media Can't Compete In The Marketplace Of Ideas
They lose every time.

President Gore should send Ms. Dowd a thank-you note for displaying exactly what his book is about.
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  -Mo Do taking her first vacuous pot shots at "Assault on Reason" Phoebe Loosinhouse  May-28-07 07:29 AM   #0 
  - and to think there was a time when I would have done anything to read her  madokie   May-28-07 07:36 AM   #1 
  - Why do you think people like her do a complete 180? It puzzles me. n/t  live love laugh   May-28-07 07:55 AM   #9 
  - I've never figured that one out about people  madokie   May-28-07 08:35 AM   #18 
  - Good for you, but  zidzi   May-28-07 10:17 AM   #35 
     - But that would be too difficult,  janx   May-28-07 10:37 AM   #37 
        - Excellent point!  zidzi   May-28-07 11:08 AM   #41 
  - MoDo hasn't done a 180  doggyboy   May-28-07 09:49 AM   #24 
  - Exactly. She comes off like a shopgirl with her nose pressed up against...  mitchum   May-28-07 10:04 AM   #31 
  - Oh that's easy.... she's cute and perky.  devilgrrl   May-28-07 10:49 AM   #38 
  - she was assimilated  Viva_La_Revolution   May-28-07 12:21 PM   #50 
  - Score one for my hypothesis  ZombyWoof   May-28-07 07:41 AM   #2 
  - Maybe, just maybe we're a little smarter this time  Phoebe Loosinhouse   May-28-07 07:46 AM   #7 
     - Which is why Gore is staying away from the political media  Mabus   May-28-07 01:45 PM   #59 
  - Damn I miss Miss Molly.  Warren Stupidity   May-28-07 07:41 AM   #3 
  - Why am I not surprised that this empty souled twit wrote this  dsc   May-28-07 07:44 AM   #4 
  - Same old Dowd.....  Missy M   May-28-07 07:44 AM   #5 
  - [Bush] has never tried to make the connection between Iraq and 9/11, Snow said.  rodeodance   May-28-07 07:46 AM   #6 
  - my favorite part of that article: the UPDATE:  FLDem5   May-28-07 08:37 AM   #20 
  - I dont know if theyre going to do a reprinting"  drm604   May-28-07 03:50 PM   #71 
  - I sort of liked her book, Bushworld, but...  Lobster Martini   May-28-07 07:46 AM   #8 
  - Mo Dowd and her "handler" in upstate N.Y.  Botany   May-28-07 08:05 AM   #10 
  - Oh puuleeze...  FloridaJudy   May-28-07 12:18 PM   #49 
     - Now, now...  janx   May-28-07 12:22 PM   #51 
  - I never read her until she started to take on Bush/Cheney, but I  MasonJar   May-28-07 08:08 AM   #11 
  - Corporate Media Can't Compete In The Marketplace Of Ideas  KharmaTrain   May-28-07 08:13 AM   #12 
  - ASSUMING Ms. Dowd is not a CIA operative...  Matsubara   May-28-07 08:13 AM   #13 
  - In addition, I have the book and am currently reading it. The book is  MasonJar   May-28-07 08:22 AM   #14 
  - See me  Botany   May-28-07 11:45 AM   #44 
     - I think you missed a few...  IndyOp   May-28-07 01:46 PM   #60 
        - I wasn't sure if within was 1 or 2 words but  Botany   May-28-07 02:41 PM   #67 
           - :-)  IndyOp   May-28-07 03:48 PM   #70 
              - We can always check w/ the English Teacher  Botany   May-28-07 05:52 PM   #72 
                 - Rules are more important than people to conservatives. Word. (n/t)  IndyOp   May-28-07 06:51 PM   #74 
  - Go easy on Mo Do at this difficult time...  Junkdrawer   May-28-07 08:31 AM   #15 
  - *snort*  FLDem5   May-28-07 08:36 AM   #19 
  - MoDo is simply a gossip columnist posing as a journalist  Vinnie From Indy   May-28-07 08:31 AM   #16 
  - Precisely.  janx   May-28-07 09:57 AM   #26 
  - well said, Vinnie from Indy.  bbgrunt   May-28-07 02:02 PM   #65 
  - She pretty much validates his points  Canuckistanian   May-28-07 08:34 AM   #17 
  - One of the Cool Kidz scoffing at the class nerd ("double-chin???")  alcibiades_mystery   May-28-07 08:46 AM   #23 
  - She gets paid to write this juvenile crap?  tabasco   May-28-07 09:55 AM   #25 
  - Exactly. She's one of these...  libnnc   May-28-07 01:53 PM   #64 
  - These nerds are insufferable, after all, so self-righteous and scolding. Like, whatever, Algore!  nam78_two   May-28-07 03:00 PM   #69 
  - Same as it ever was.  glitch   May-28-07 12:31 PM   #55 
  - The media knows that this is Al Gore's indictment of their stupidities  alcibiades_mystery   May-28-07 08:44 AM   #21 
  - Yep.  janx   May-28-07 10:21 AM   #36 
  - I've never liked her. She seems full of herself.  CrispyQGirl   May-28-07 08:46 AM   #22 
  - Beating up on Al Gore has become a national pastime. If you don't have anything to say,  Mountainman   May-28-07 09:57 AM   #27 
  - One thing to remember. Outside the D.C. and NY cocktail circuit, no one knows who she is.  Beelzebud   May-28-07 09:59 AM   #28 
  - Dorothy Pucker strikes again!  mitchum   May-28-07 10:02 AM   #29 
  - GORE should challenge MoDo to a debate, face her HEAD-ON!!1 n/t  UTUSN   May-28-07 10:04 AM   #30 
  - That would be a waste of time. n/t  janx   May-28-07 11:54 AM   #45 
  - ick...I read the whole piece  Neecy   May-28-07 10:06 AM   #32 
  - Recommend!~  zidzi   May-28-07 10:07 AM   #33 
  - "writing pool of guppies"  janx   May-28-07 10:13 AM   #34 
     - Oh, I see your "fish" avatar!  zidzi   May-28-07 10:59 AM   #39 
        - Yes, but that's not a guppy...  janx   May-28-07 11:05 AM   #40 
           - I was just looking for The Assault  zidzi   May-28-07 11:28 AM   #42 
              - Give the book a little more time; it'll get there.  janx   May-28-07 11:43 AM   #43 
                 - Whoa! That's so beautiful!  zidzi   May-28-07 12:01 PM   #46 
                    - You're going back?!  janx   May-28-07 12:12 PM   #48 
                       - Yeah, I lived there from '92 to  zidzi   May-28-07 12:23 PM   #52 
                          - That's very cool that you're going back  janx   May-28-07 12:36 PM   #56 
  - What she does not get is that she is the type of person this book was written about.  NastyDiaper   May-28-07 12:02 PM   #47 
  - I was just going to say before I  zidzi   May-28-07 01:23 PM   #57 
  - i didnt even know who mo do was  barbtries   May-28-07 12:25 PM   #53 
  - Moe is an entertainer, and nothing more. And not a very good one.  troubleinwinter   May-28-07 12:28 PM   #54 
  - OMG RudePundit was already on MD.  NastyDiaper   May-28-07 01:30 PM   #58 
  - That's rude, alright. And funny. And just about fair. :-) (n/t)  IndyOp   May-28-07 01:51 PM   #62 
  - Maureen is so 2000  Mabus   May-28-07 01:49 PM   #61 
  - Vacuous has always been her nature  depakid   May-28-07 01:53 PM   #63 
  - Dowd is such a media whore. Her constant  tblue37   May-28-07 02:16 PM   #66 
  - Par for the course-she writes like a 12 year old.nt  nam78_two   May-28-07 02:45 PM   #68 
  - It's just Good Ol' Merkin Distrust Of "Smart Folks".  impeachdubya   May-28-07 05:57 PM   #73 
 

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