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Ilsa Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-12-07 06:42 AM
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Journalist Lara Logan was told to do a puff piece from Iraq on
women soldiers who were tending to virtual pets onine or some other crappy story. She told her producers, "I'd rather stick needles in my eyes," according to Howard Kurtz in his new book called Reality Show
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babylonsister Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-12-07 06:43 AM
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1. Good for her! nt
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ixion Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-12-07 06:45 AM
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2. Lara Logan is a real journalist, and a true professional
:applause:
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Olney Blue Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-12-07 06:47 AM
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3. I admire this journalist so much.
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kevinmc Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-12-07 07:13 AM
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4. She is one of the BEST there is .....
glad she told them to shove it.
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Ilsa Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-12-07 07:32 AM
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5. ITA. She is awesome. I bet if she had been
in an anchor chair, she wouldn't have allowed the lies to continue.
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hvn_nbr_2 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-12-07 09:46 AM
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6. Who does she work for?
I don't watch any of the GOPPravda outlets any more, so I don't know who's who any more, except for a few notables.
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Ilsa Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-12-07 01:46 PM
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8. Chief Foreign Correspondent for CBS News. nt
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hvn_nbr_2 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-12-07 01:52 PM
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9. Thanks. I wonder how long before she gets Rathered. nt
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wicket Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-12-07 09:47 AM
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7. Bless her
n/t
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LaPera Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-12-07 01:56 PM
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10. Lovely Lara Logan - LaPera Loves....
A true journalist, there are so few these day...

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closeupready Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-12-07 01:56 PM
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11. I adore her.
Such a professional among an industry filled with poseurs.
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AuntPatsy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-12-07 02:01 PM
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12. It should come as no surprise to anyone with common sense, what should
be surprising is that not enough of them are admitting such.
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