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Kroft: Obama´s go-to interview
Politico, by Mackenzie Weinger & Dylan Byers

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Posted By:JoniTx, 1/25/2013 10:44:02 PM

If news of a joint Barack Obama-Hillary Clinton interview to air Sunday came as a surprise, the man the White House chose to conduct the interview did not. Every politician has his or her preferred interviewer: for President Obama, that’s Steve Kroft of “60 Minutes.” Kroft has conducted more one-on-one interviews with Obama, both as a candidate and as president, than any other television personality. It was Kroft who interviewed Obama days before he announced his candidacy for president in 2007, Kroft who landed the first post-election interview with Obama and his wife in 2008,


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Reply 1 - Posted by: sternben, 1/25/2013 10:52:50 PM     (No. 9139830)

Kroft is a softball pitcher.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 1/25/2013 11:21:52 PM     (No. 9139842)

You could not pay me enough to watch 60 Minutes. I quit watching 30+ years ago it was so leftwing.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Screwgun, 1/25/2013 11:25:05 PM     (No. 9139846)

Kroft has knee-pads embroidered in his slacks.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: saraguay, 1/26/2013 12:41:47 AM     (No. 9139907)

if benghazi had happened during pres. bush´s watch, steve kroft would still be doing weekly or bi-weekly investigative shows on it. b/c it´s obama, hardly a mention and it will never come up again in any interview, t.v. show or sunday rounds. incredible.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: bob913, 1/26/2013 12:52:57 AM     (No. 9139914)

He is the one who heard George Soros admit to sending 150 Jewish people to their deaths at the hand of the nazi´s just so he could sell their belongings.

He just ignored it.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: doodah, 1/26/2013 8:26:53 AM     (No. 9140182)

Croft might surprise us. Surely he is not going to use kneepads for this. If he does,then the only honest reporter left in DC with a major network is Jake Trapper or is it Rapper?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Freeloader, 1/26/2013 8:35:13 AM     (No. 9140198)

Missed the big show. Watched "Kukla, Fran and Ollie" reruns instead.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Rusino, 1/26/2013 8:38:59 AM     (No. 9140203)

Obama and Clinton have proven over and over that the ansewer, What difference does it make anyway? Is the only one The American People need!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Holeymoses, 1/26/2013 9:08:40 AM     (No. 9140247)

Good grief; do we ever get enough of these two? Cyclops and Gumby!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: hicokid, 1/26/2013 10:41:40 AM     (No. 9140416)

I wouldn´t watch 60 Minutes If you paid me.

Our own side (republicans) couldn´t even find the courage to ask the whereabouts of the 30 or so Benghazi survivors. Those are the stories we need to hear.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: santokitime, 1/26/2013 11:13:26 AM     (No. 9140476)

It was a white wash by the political elite.

No one asked who gave the order to standdown. Why no rescue attempt etc. Big chicken liverd cowards.

I will never vote for another Demorat or Repubrat.

The country has been taken over by wannabe commies and the Repubs are in lock step useful idiots that they are.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 1/26/2013 12:30:30 PM     (No. 9140636)

Sunday`s 60 minutes interview could be any interview Obama has already given. The whole thing has been scripted with the prescribed outcome. Barack and Her Spectacleness will pat each other on the back for a job well done. Neither of these characters would allow themselves to be put on the spot unnecessarily. This is how Dems operate. When the going gets tough they circle the wagons and join hands. This `interview` will put the whole Benghazi Disturbance to rest as it fades from the public consciousness.

As for Steve Kroft, well, we know what he is. I`m surprised his shoulders a slumped over from all the water carrying. One thing for certain, you can bet your bottom dollar Hillary will make an appearance on The View within the next month to a standing ovation - and she`ll look a whole lot better than she did in front of the senate panel.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Grambo, 1/26/2013 12:46:18 PM     (No. 9140671)

Excuse me for being slightly off topic, but Hillary is getting too much credit for “What difference does it make?” Credit should be shared with Henry Congressweenie Henry Waxman, who’s defense of Bill Clinton was, “So what?”

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Reply 14 - Posted by: mozey, 1/26/2013 1:00:07 PM     (No. 9140701)

#13 is absolutely right. Best thing all of us can do is to ignore these *shows*. Because all of the news personnel got the message when the muslims beheaded Daniel Pearl, who was a big time N.Y. Slimes reporter. The message: You do as we say or this will be you. Petty simple. Kroft likes his head.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: ocho reales, 1/26/2013 1:50:00 PM     (No. 9140782)

The only thing good at 60 Minutes is Lara Logan. Love her!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: peterfleming, 1/26/2013 2:58:48 PM     (No. 9140895)

60 Minutes is the Supreme High Court of State Propaganda. So you watch these commies only to find out what´s next from the nazi socialists. Softball Steve, at least he won´t be on his knees in visual supplication with the crazed little king. Last night, Steve Bannon & Peter Schweitzer of Breitbart, appeared on Sean Hannity and revealed the beginnings, the tip of the iceberg, of political lobbying, cash extraction, fancy restaurants, only the most expensive wines and cars, all in BOOMTOWN, Washington DC, the only boom town that ever happened off the backs of the taxpayers. No oil, gold, manufacturing or hi tech here, just cash extraction by Obama his comrades, all democrats, all republicans, they´re all in it together. They really have no serious arguments between themselves because they are all committed to stealing as much of the fake money the Fed prints as they can get their hands on while it lasts. So simple. Every one of them is an Extracting Thief. Each Congress droid, each close relative, each lobbyist, each outside contractor, each one of these traitors has their own money extracting racket. he nummbers Steve and Peter presented are catastrophic. And the Beltway crooks secret is safe with Diane Sawyer, who, in exchange for being paid multi millions of lobbying sponsor dollars, protects all lobbeyed greed & crime in DC.
The Bannon and Schweitzer truth team are a perfect Breitbart offering, and leave the lies of 60 Minutes in their smoke. If possible, avoid the Sunday Lies of Obama and Kroft. They might make you sick !

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Reply 17 - Posted by: larryp, 1/26/2013 2:59:04 PM     (No. 9140898)

It is all done, It is in the "can".
This is a stage play, and they filmed or vid-ed it already.
This makes me ill becaue it looks like the Press is ´Up on it".
More bling, more baublesforthe people to impressthem and more fund raising quotes and BET and Telemundo appearence to bamboozle the minorities.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: flatwater, 1/26/2013 3:45:25 PM     (No. 9140973)

Kroft will NEVER ask any tough questions. If Obama mishandles any of the questions asked, Kroft will simply have those flubs edited out of the final product. Kroft will never ask any questions about Operation Fast & Furious, despite the fact that hundreds have been murdered with the weapons Wise King Barky supplied to Mexican drug cartels. This isn´t journalism, it´s fellatio, and Steve Kroft deserves the Golden Kneepad Award.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: BetseyRoss, 1/26/2013 6:06:51 PM     (No. 9141147)

No one in the MSM will ask the tough questions. Not one of them.

We know who ordered the stand down. The only one that could. Barack Hussein Obama. I was listening to the War Room on Thursday. Quinn and Rose. A man called in to say that his son was a Marine on a naval ship in the Mediterranian on 9/11. His Marine Commandor called the WH directly to say that they were about 2 hours away and that they could send help. Obama ordered him to stand down. How many times did Obama order this stand down?

So this is more confirmation that Obama allowed 4 of his employees to be murdered. The question now is why would he allow that? What American President would not do everything in his power to save his people?

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Reply 20 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 1/26/2013 6:08:45 PM     (No. 9141149)

So many groupies, but only one Dear Leader. Ewwww girls gonna be jealous!!!

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