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  •  Here's what had Elon worked up: (1+ / 0-)
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    http://www.tvguide.com/...

    Dunno if he's changed his stance since.

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    Formerly known as Jyrinx.

    by Code Monkey on Thu Nov 14, 2013 at 11:26:06 AM PST

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    •  Thanks. (1+ / 0-)
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      Why do I have the feeling George W. Bush joined the Stonecutters, ate a mess of ribs, and used the Constitution as a napkin?

      by Matt Z on Thu Nov 14, 2013 at 11:27:36 AM PST

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    •  I just read the article. (1+ / 0-)
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      That's a pretty crappy thing for Kenan to say. Thank you again for bringing it to my attention.

      Why do I have the feeling George W. Bush joined the Stonecutters, ate a mess of ribs, and used the Constitution as a napkin?

      by Matt Z on Thu Nov 14, 2013 at 11:30:37 AM PST

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      •  Keep In Mind When You Read Articles (4+ / 0-)
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        ...that what the person being quoted actually SAID is in quotes.  Anything not in quotes is the interpretation of the interviewer.  And here's what they quote him on:

        "It's just a tough part of the business," Thompson says. "Like in auditions, they just never find ones that are ready."
        He's saying that the black female comediennes who have auditioned for SNL haven't had good auditions.  It's the author of the article transforming that into "a lack of quality black female comediennes."

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