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Piers Morgan accused
of exploiting Newtown

Washington Post, by Erik Wemple

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 1/11/2013 7:05:21 PM

Piers Morgan dismissed gun-rights advocate John Lott by scoffing at him. Piers Morgan dismissed gun-rights advocate Larry Pratt by insulting him. Piers Morgan dismissed gun-rights advocate Alex Jones by saying nothing. And Piers Morgan struggled to find the appropriate strategy for dismissing Ben Shapiro, editor-at-large of Breitbart.com and a foe of extraordinary polemical agility. He started in on Morgan by contending that the CNN star had exploited the dead children of Newtown: What you tend to do is you tend to demonize people who differ from you politically by standing on the graves of the children

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: JAN, 1/11/2013 7:07:36 PM     (No. 9111625)

Following orders from the white house.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Coy860, 1/11/2013 7:09:12 PM     (No. 9111627)

Of course! His ratings are in the tank.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Italiano, 1/11/2013 7:29:13 PM     (No. 9111642)

Ben destroyed Morgan, and it was fun to watch. I take issue with his opinion that we do not have or are likely to have in the near future the "tyrannical government" thgat the Second Amendment was designed to deal with. He probably had to be a bit PC on that point. I think that we´re getting there very quickly, and Obama will do everything he can to bring it about.

That´s when things will get a bit dicey.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: philsner, 1/11/2013 7:46:07 PM     (No. 9111657)

Shapiro ate Morgan´s sack lunch.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: thomthomp, 1/11/2013 7:49:11 PM     (No. 9111661)

Ben did great by going immediately on the offense. Too many of our so-called spokesmen stay on defense and allow the lefty to dictate the terms of the discussion.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: capuzzi2, 1/11/2013 8:05:01 PM     (No. 9111683)

Wow. That dude was QUICK.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: chiller, 1/11/2013 8:06:11 PM     (No. 9111685)

Ben was just on Hugh Hewitt´s program and imparted some behind the scenes info, including a audience attendee in a wheelchair who had been shot and paralyzed.

One of the segments ended 3 minutes early and Ben is quite certain that Morgan had intended to wheel out the victim and challenge Ben. That did not happen because it would have looked like Morgan was "standing on the graves", exploiting the victims, and Piers apparently thought better of it. LOL you scum.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: capt scurvey, 1/11/2013 8:12:21 PM     (No. 9111691)

Morgan is circling the bowl of international oblivion, grasping anything he can on his way down...

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Smaj, 1/11/2013 8:28:27 PM     (No. 9111702)

This just in: water is wet and the Pope is catholic. This pathetic poofter gets ~700,000 viewers per night. He might as well stand on an orange crate in Times Square; he´d surely have more people pass by than watch his sorry excuse for a show.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: jrmax13, 1/11/2013 8:31:23 PM     (No. 9111704)

That was great. Ben owned Piers!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Wetlandz, 1/11/2013 9:13:50 PM     (No. 9111746)

Piers: "Left? Who me?

What an a-you know what clown.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: PLPointer67, 1/11/2013 9:43:57 PM     (No. 9111781)

Truth hurts, donchaknow.


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Reply 13 - Posted by: Doc Obiwan, 1/11/2013 10:12:34 PM     (No. 9111821)

This article...and some of those comments...in the WaPo????

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Manitouman, 1/12/2013 12:59:16 AM     (No. 9111956)

SCORE:
Morgan - Zero
Ben S. - Won

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Reply 15 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 1/12/2013 1:40:04 AM     (No. 9111987)

What happened to the petition to toss his can out of the country ?

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Reply 16 - Posted by: harper, 1/12/2013 1:51:43 AM     (No. 9111992)

Brit appeasers directly caused WW2 as we know it. Since then, learning nothing, the same Britwit types have not only reinfected Britain but have successfully exported the disease to America.

That would be the same America that saved their sorry asses in the 1940s.

Now that America will soon be a toothless, Dem-centric paper tiger like appeasement loving Britain, who will save their asses next time?

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