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hill2016

(1,772 posts)
Wed Dec 9, 2015, 10:09 PM Dec 2015

if the fourth state doesn't ask questions that a President(candidate) wants to avoid

they are not doing their job.

recall how few open press conferences Bush gave?

what do you think of a President who tells the media: only ask me questions on issues I think are important?

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if the fourth state doesn't ask questions that a President(candidate) wants to avoid (Original Post) hill2016 Dec 2015 OP
Been beaten to death HerbChestnut Dec 2015 #1
You need a better hobby. have you considered butter sculpture? Scootaloo Dec 2015 #2
It's the Fourth Estate. aidbo Dec 2015 #3
Fail #200 on this topic. PowerToThePeople Dec 2015 #4
It is like one is stopped by a cop and you go cosmicone Dec 2015 #5
So asking Hillary about influence peddling as SOS is okay when she's talking about poll #'s? DJ13 Dec 2015 #6
actually yes dsc Dec 2015 #7
As a Hillary supporter you make this statement? Skwmom Dec 2015 #8
It is obvious that you are merely trying to catapult the propaganda. Agony Dec 2015 #9
Bernie is special! MaggieD Dec 2015 #10
They don't want actual issues discussed AgingAmerican Dec 2015 #11
 

HerbChestnut

(3,649 posts)
1. Been beaten to death
Wed Dec 9, 2015, 10:13 PM
Dec 2015

Check OPs from the last 2 days and you'll see this topic discussed in great detail.

 

aidbo

(2,328 posts)
3. It's the Fourth Estate.
Wed Dec 9, 2015, 10:15 PM
Dec 2015

And they haven't been doing their jobs for a long time. Bernie is one of the few politicians calling them out on it.

 

cosmicone

(11,014 posts)
5. It is like one is stopped by a cop and you go
Wed Dec 9, 2015, 10:23 PM
Dec 2015

"Officer, don't ask me how fast I was driving, today I'm only answering questions about how my day went."

dsc

(52,203 posts)
7. actually yes
Wed Dec 9, 2015, 10:34 PM
Dec 2015

it is the press' job to ask questions. My problems with the press have been in what they have written being inaccurate, and in asking the same email questions repeatedly not in asking questions Hillary would prefer not to answer.

Skwmom

(12,685 posts)
8. As a Hillary supporter you make this statement?
Wed Dec 9, 2015, 10:37 PM
Dec 2015

The fourth estate has failed to ask Clinton hard questions about the speaking fees, the Clinton Foundation, Libya etc.

Of course, they are too busy trying to sell her to the American Public.

Agony

(2,605 posts)
9. It is obvious that you are merely trying to catapult the propaganda.
Wed Dec 9, 2015, 11:01 PM
Dec 2015

just not doing it very well…

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