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Tim Russert, journalism, truth, Meet the Press, blogs, internet, challenge to MSM, press, Honor Tim Russert

Tim Russert will be buried this week and memorial services will be held to honor this man, the son, father, husband, decent human being and revered journalist. I was watching one of the many tributes over the weekend. I believe it was Jack Welch, Russert’s friend and former boss. Russert was asked to speak at a charity event and responded “just say when and where.” Russert was to speak near his son’s college, Boston College. Russert drove a truck up to leave with his son, spoke and then had aRead More

Harold Ickes, Meet the Press, Sunday, June 1, 2008, Tim Russert, Hillary won popular vote, We expect to win the nomination

Harold Ickes, a Hillary Clinton delegate, who spoke out during the DNC meeting on May 31, 2008, to count all votes in Florida and Michigan, was interviewed by Tim Russert on Meet the Press, Sunday, June 1, 2008. Mr. Ickes stated that Hillary has won the popular vote in the Democratic Primaries and quotes the AP popular vote counts. Mr. Ickes, on Saturday indicated he had been authorized to challenge the decision not to count all the votes at the Democratic Convention.  Mr. Ickes stated: “We expect to win the nomination.” Here isRead More

Meet the Press, May 4, 2008, Obama, Tim Russert, Obama forum, MSM, outrage, we want the truth about Obama

First of all, sadly, I was not surprised. Obama was given a forum to distance himself further from Jeremiah Wright and to do multiple soliloquys to talk about change and race relations without answering a question of substance. The toughest questions, about Wright, had already been addressed. This just gave Obama a forum to present polished diversionary responses. Obama was asked about the temporary gas tax removal proposed by Clinton and McCain. The real question that any 6th grader could come up with is: Mr. Obama, what action of any substanceRead More

Meet the Press, Obama, Tim Russert, May 4, 2008, Obama lovefest, soliloquys

Barack Obama was the guest of Tim Russert on Meet the Press, Sunday, May 4, 2008. Did Russert ask Obama tough questions? Did Obama answer tough questions or did he launch into another diversion of a soliloquy? Did Russert ask Obama about William Ayers? Did Russert ask Obama about Robert Blackwell? Did Russert ask Obama about Tony rezko? Did Russert ask Obama about Larry Sinclair? Did Russert ask Obama about Donald Young’s murder? Here are questions Tim Russert asked Obama: 1. Jeremiah Wright.  Russert asked a few tough questions aboutRead More