CNN anchors have been turning to advocacy. Don Lemon didn´t show a hint of journalistic integrity on Sunday´s Newsroom as he ripped into conservative guest Will Cain and lectured him on the offensiveness of Mitt Romney´s "gift" remarks, joining liberal journalist LZ Granderson in the leftist ambush. "This is an astounding interview," Cain remarked, realizing he was outnumbered by two liberals. "I´m a little taken aback by the chorus of surprise. I really am. From both of you guys." Cain lashed out on Twitter after the ambush. [Video below the break. Audio here.]
Comments: No wonder CNN is tanking in the ratings. Lemon and the other jerk liberal´s behavior was reprehensible. He should have been reprimanded in the very least because we know he would never be fired. If I was a Republican I would never dare go on that show.
Lemon has always been that way. After 0 was elected in 2008, he reprimanded a guest for referring to him simply as 0bama without saying President 0bama. He went on and on. You almost expected him to rap the guest´s knuckles with a ruler. He thinks too highly of himself.
Don Lemon is totally correct. Obama supporters do not receive "gifts" because what they do is use their vote to buy goodies in return. A vote is the newest form of currency.
Republicans/conservatives would be smart to refuse to appear on these liberal shows. Their time would be better spent developing a clear and concise message that will prove successful for our side in the 2014 election. Let´s fact it, the only intent of the liberal hosts is to embarrass, harass, and belittle our beliefs and philosophies.
A population voting 95+% for the same candidate isn´t a population of independent minds. Such would be much happier with dictators.
Visit sub-Saharan Africa before you term this post as racist. Tribalism is nature there. And that nature transcends geography.
Lemon and Granderson have nothing to gloat about. They´re just fortunate that their ancestors arrived here however they did, else those two would be sitting around crude huts in west Africa waiting for their working woman to bring home with something to eat.
Each day I get older- and wiser- I think our ancestors had a better grasp of human nature.
Wrong #12. Tribalism is and has been pushed on our society (not only among the blacks but among any group identified these days) by the leftists who are looking to divide us in any way possible. If you look at most of the black community before the mid to late 60´s, when the leftists began their destructive policies, you will realize that most of the people were proud Americans first and wanted to assimilate with the rest of us. It has always been the left and the Dems who have marginalized them and now have created the tribal mentality. And it isn´t only blacks who have been turned this way. You see it in almost every group.
I don´t understand why our people don´t vie to get on these leftoid shows.
Just be prepared and keep talking. Use humor. Bring your own ruler and whack yourself preemptively if the CNN propagandist seems to feel it is needed. Be more like Rush who uses "half my brain tied behind my back just to make it fair". Ann Coulter isn´t scared.
I´ll bet Herman Cain could have handled the bullying. We have to get better.
Pretend you´re Mark Lamond Hill and just keep talking very fast!!! I turn that annoying rascal off as quickly as possible. LOL
There is no such thing as an ambush when offer yourself up as the target. When you willingly sit in a thorn bush you should expect to get your fanny pierced. I stopped feeling sorry for these rubes and fools a long time ago.
Casting your pearls before swine comt to mind whenever I hear that another conservative has been "ambushed" by the leftwing media. Why do it anyway when you know the leftwing media is going to spin anything you say to fit their closed-minded worldview?
I remember this queer fellow Lemon from about 8 yrs ago when he was a 3rd rate weekend morning anchor on one of the Philly news stations. He was a "master of ceremonies" at the big gay pride fest in Philly´s gayborhood. I couldn´t believe it when I saw he ended up on CNN. I wondered what "services" he provided to land that gig.
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