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Moderator Candy Crowley talks
about debate on 'The View'

Entertainment Weekly, by Erin Strecker

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Posted By:JoniTx, 10/17/2012 12:57:32 PM

After handling Gov. Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama last night, the five ladies of The View were easy for CNN’s Candy Crowley. Crowley stopped by the show this morning to discuss the debate. Right away, Barbara Walters asked her about one of the discussion’s buzziest moments, when Mitt Romney was making a point about when the administration labeled the Libya attacks terror attacks, and Obama said it was the day after. Romney disputed this, and Crowley jumped in to agree with the President – you can watch the whole exchange here. Today, Crowley said she understood some people

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mainelysane, 10/17/2012 1:02:22 PM     (No. 8940274)

From Maine to California, from Bangor to Burbank, it was all too clear that Romney was "debating" both Obama and Crowley.. the Democrat Tag Team!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 10/17/2012 1:06:35 PM     (No. 8940286)

Did The View need a separate couch for Crowley?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Newtsche, 10/17/2012 1:06:46 PM     (No. 8940288)

Don't forget the stacked audience, #1.
Crowley on 'The View' conjures up a scene of incomparable horror, sorry I missed it.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Belle, 10/17/2012 1:09:44 PM     (No. 8940300)

Why did she have a copy of Obama's Rose Garden comments in front of her? Sounds rehearsed.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: mainelysane, 10/17/2012 1:11:20 PM     (No. 8940306)

#4 Definitely the convenient "transcript" exchange was a setup. What other papers did Crowley have with her?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: krause, 10/17/2012 1:11:52 PM     (No. 8940310)

In a lot of business situations and in legal proceedings it is customary for a third party to disclose information that could show bias or influence in the matter. This should apply in this case.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Jethro bo, 10/17/2012 1:13:20 PM     (No. 8940317)

FWIW, I emailed CNN explaining that I never watch their propaganda and watch CC last night only confirmed to me that my choice to watch news organizations and not CNN's propaganda was correct. Naturally haven't heard a word from them.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 10/17/2012 1:15:44 PM     (No. 8940322)

she HAD the transcript??? OMG - what a coincidence!! she really was acting as the Leader's teleprompter...

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Reply 9 - Posted by: ivehadit, 10/17/2012 1:17:27 PM     (No. 8940325)

"She had a transcript of the President’s Rose Garden remarks in front of her, she said, and that’s why she made her remark."

HAS ANYONE ASKED WHY SHE HAD THIS TRANSCRIPT?

Should the debate council be put on notice that they should INVESTIGATE THIS?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Daisymay, 10/17/2012 1:25:33 PM     (No. 8940335)

I don't know how many of you caught it, but I was stunned to hear Candy say "sit down, Mr. Romney"! HOW DARE SHE talk to him like that. I hope he NEVER gives her an interview when he becomes president. That was SO disrespectful for a TV commentator to speak to a PRESIDENTIAL nominee in that tone!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: southron, 10/17/2012 1:26:26 PM     (No. 8940339)

The best description of Crowley is "Obama's new teleprompter".

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Reply 12 - Posted by: JAN, 10/17/2012 1:26:32 PM     (No. 8940340)

Crow-ly had the questions in advance so ofcourse she was ready with her Obama assist.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 10/17/2012 1:27:31 PM     (No. 8940342)

Media and journalism are dead in this country.

What used to be the media ('old media') are now just a propaganda arm of the left.


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Reply 14 - Posted by: Keekng, 10/17/2012 1:34:28 PM     (No. 8940354)

She told Romney he was right? I wonder if he heard her say it, no one else did.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: civilservant, 10/17/2012 1:39:40 PM     (No. 8940369)

Wow, go read the comments........not many but ALL are pro-ROMNEY!!!!!

When Uhhhbama has lost Entertainment Tonight, he's lost the BASE.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 10/17/2012 1:41:35 PM     (No. 8940377)

Liar, cheat, hack, . . . . . .

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Freeloader, 10/17/2012 1:43:21 PM     (No. 8940383)

In the final analysis, looks like Ms. Crowley's frantic mission to pull The Bamster's "chestnuts out of fire" last night was a complete flop. EXHIBIT "A":

"Gallup: R 51% O 45%"

DRUDGE REPORT
October 17, 2012

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Refried, 10/17/2012 1:52:15 PM     (No. 8940409)

If something isn't done about the Presidential Debate Commission, I fully expect to see the hags of "The View" moderating one of the debates!

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Reply 19 - Posted by: mary Ellen, 10/17/2012 1:55:18 PM     (No. 8940420)

Oh darn! I missed The View again. How will I ever be able to make such an important decision about the election without knowing what Bwabwa and Whoopie and especially Behar have to say about this. They're all so intelligent don'cha know.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: JAN, 10/17/2012 1:56:59 PM     (No. 8940425)

So now she's walking back her walking back.

How very typical of the left.

She was before the truth before she was against the truth.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: TrikiTriki, 10/17/2012 2:00:44 PM     (No. 8940433)

I join the chorus of posters that are left wondering How did she happen to have THAT particular speech in front of her!

She knew the questions, as a matter of fact I think she selected the questions from a pool of questions, BUT: She must have known the president was going to use THAT SPEECH as his excuse.

This is sickening.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: dallasdude, 10/17/2012 2:00:58 PM     (No. 8940434)

Back on September 28th, Crowley was saying that the Obama administration needed to explain why they didn’t call what happened in Libya a terrorist attack. The CNN transcript tells all:

The question I think too is what you asked and Peter King wouldn’t play, but the idea is why would you be so adamant? When most people look and said, well of course it’s a terrorist attack. I mean, they had you know large weaponry. It’s not something you bring to a protest. And now we’re finding out there might not even have been a protest at the time this attack took place. So I think there are lots of questions to be answered here that the administration is going to have to talk about.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: snapper451, 10/17/2012 2:11:55 PM     (No. 8940464)

An absolutely despicable performance, that was orchestrated with the President. She had prearranged the signal from him - clearly. Why did she have the transcript at hand? I may be cynical but Barry was ready for every question. I would guess he traded her access to the briefing room, just like Woodward, when he does his October surprise bombing of Libya.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Attercliffe, 10/17/2012 2:18:45 PM     (No. 8940482)

FTA:

She said that while she was wearing an earpiece for the conversation, no one was prompting her about what to say, particularly in that moment.

What??? "Particularly in that moment?" What the hell does THAT mean? She was prompted nonparticualrly in another moment?

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Reply 25 - Posted by: oriton, 10/17/2012 2:34:57 PM     (No. 8940515)

So, how long was her View gig scheduled? Proves my point that the debate was all about advancing her career. Get rid of the girl moderators. They are 2 for 2 failure.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: Photoonist, 10/17/2012 2:40:13 PM     (No. 8940527)

Crowley appearing first on The View tells you everything. Did the leftists there hug her and thank her for going after Romney?

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Reply 27 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 10/17/2012 2:41:42 PM     (No. 8940536)

FTA: She said that while she was wearing an earpiece for the conversation, no one was prompting her about what to say, particularly in that moment. She had a transcript of the President’s Rose Garden remarks in front of her, she said, and that’s why she made her remark.


And why would she have this, hmmm?

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Reply 28 - Posted by: Maybeth, 10/17/2012 2:46:59 PM     (No. 8940550)

I don't read articles about The View.

Interesting to note by the headline, though, that Crowley has to 'make the rounds' so other leftists can applaud her performance as part of the Obama team which debated Mitt Romney. Will Letterman be next? Matthews?
.... This is the Old Media way of 'fixing' their pals' major bloopers. Tim Russert used to be a major 'pardon the jerk' host.



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Reply 29 - Posted by: killerbee, 10/17/2012 2:50:08 PM     (No. 8940559)

Yes, why did she have the transcript of the Rose Garden speech?

Thanks for directing us to the comments #15. There are only two lefty ones on the front page, and one of them says that he's been tired of fighting Republicans on their complaints of liberal bias but Crowely made their point for them last night. Even an Obama supporter could see beyond his nose (too bad he's still dopey about the actual issues, though).

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Reply 30 - Posted by: enuf8, 10/17/2012 3:12:43 PM     (No. 8940613)

I was under the impression Candy C. said she would select the questions but the ones asking would not know in advance to her calling on them. Surely I didn't dream this info. Anyway, the first--the college student--Jeremy talked with nbc new york and commented:
"He said on MSNBC that the experience of being the first questioner made him a bit nervous. In the hours before the debate, he said he had "plenty of time to think, 'OK don't mess up, try to speak eloquently. Don't seem nervous. Don't embarrass the family".

Pre-selected, pre-planned questions? Why do I wonder if Candy Crowley was responsible for writing all of these questions with her "team" and then selected people to read her questions? Would explain the Rose Garden transcript.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: mickeymat, 10/17/2012 3:32:30 PM     (No. 8940654)

The View? How brave of her!

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Reply 32 - Posted by: Father of Internet, 10/17/2012 5:54:02 PM     (No. 8940928)

Of course, Obama went on the View to lie about Benghazi, so why shouldn't Crowley?

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Reply 33 - Posted by: judy, 10/17/2012 6:40:06 PM     (No. 8940992)

The lower the left goes the higher the poll numbers go for Romney. Candy hurt herself not Romney...anyway Candy enjoy the cocktail party circuit.....the won loves you.

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Reclusive movie star Doris Day greeted fans with a rare smile and a wave from her balcony on Thursday as she rang in her 90th birthday. The Oscar-nominee appeared in great spirits as she made the rather regal gesture from her home in Carmel-by-the-Sea, on California´s north coast - a quiet little enclave also home to Clint Eastwood - the first time she´s been seen in public since 2008. After opening up to Closer Weekly about her milestone birthday, revealing she´s still very much in demand, with scripts pouring in all the time, the silver-haired beauty appeared as sprightly as

Romney’s return to public life stokes
speculation about potential 2016 run

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FOX News, by Staff    Original Article
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Former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney has sworn off running again for elected office, but Americans have certainly heard that one before. Speculation that Romney might run again has largely been stoked by the reunion he planned to host last month in Park City, Utah, for members of his 2012 campaign and debate team and a string of recent public appearances. He has appeared on TV news shows 12 times in the past six months. That’s essentially on pace with Michigan GOP Rep. Mike Rogers, who led all national politicians last year with 26 appearances over 12 months. Romney has


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