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Larry King Hammers
´Self-Absorbed´ Piers Morgan

Big Journalism, by Warner Todd Huston

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Posted By:abuela10, 1/11/2013 8:51:10 AM

For years Larry King hosted the CNN show that is now helmed by British import Piers Morgan. Now King has opened up about his replacement and his pronouncement is not very flattering. King thinks Morgan makes the show too much about Morgan. For those who remember, Larry King was more about being a conduit for the guests to entertain and enlighten viewers. His idea, perhaps an old fashioned TV ideal, was to make the show less about Larry King and more about the guests his viewers tuned in to watch.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Johnny Angle, 1/11/2013 9:15:54 AM     (No. 9110448)

Let Morgan act as a battering running back, which position has a generally short career.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: zoidberg, 1/11/2013 9:29:24 AM     (No. 9110471)

I haven´t checked the ratings. Does Morgan more than five viewers?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 1/11/2013 10:54:54 AM     (No. 9110680)

Larry King has been propped up in the saddle and strapped in to prevent any possibility of somnambulism for years.

"Phoning it in" would be too generous.

My favorite was when he asked Jerry Seinfeld how he felt when his show was ´cancelled´.

You Tube it.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: capt scurvey, 1/11/2013 11:56:29 AM     (No. 9110815)

If Morgan was on fire, I´d walk around him looking for somewhere to P...

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Reply 5 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/11/2013 1:20:21 PM     (No. 9111019)

Whatsamatter Kingie, is Piers trashint your former haunts?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: stablemoney, 1/11/2013 1:37:32 PM     (No. 9111057)

Pier Morgan is a disaster. CNN gets its due.

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