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  •  Yes (none)
    As I did mine.  So we're both right, strangely.

    I don't know what to make of that, except that AmericaBlog apparently doesn't know the difference between the two, and I don't know which one is actually accurate.

    What am I doing on DailyKos? I'm Running for the Right...

    by RFTR on Fri Feb 18, 2005 at 09:40:20 AM PST

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    •  ambiguous reporting (none)
      There's clearly a difference between the two statements.

      Still, whichever it was, the producer seemed to believe it was significant enough to tell John at Americablog about it, which is interesting in and of itself.

      After all the light that has been shed, I still have midnight in my head--RealWest

      by hillaryk on Fri Feb 18, 2005 at 09:44:53 AM PST

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      •  Unless (none)
        of course, you realize that the producer is most likely a dem who has a private interest in hurting the Bush administration, and at least has the self-respect not to use his public position to do so.

        Or, then again, he's doing both and we just don't know about the other half yet.  Either way, I'm always wary of "anonymous" sources.  If this producer knows something about this, then why doesn't he come out and say it?

        What am I doing on DailyKos? I'm Running for the Right...

        by RFTR on Fri Feb 18, 2005 at 10:00:42 AM PST

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        •  "realize that the producer... has.." (none)
          a private interest in hurting the Bush admin"

          you're treading perilously close to troll territory.

          If you're really interested in presenting an intelligent alternate perspective to the Kossacks, you'll want to drop the kneejerk RW b.s.

          •  Nice dowdification (2.25)
            I challenge the author of AmericaBlog to add one piece of information to his post: for whom did that producer friend of his vote in 2004?

            That's all the private interest I'm talking about.
            And when you look at the polling history of news producers, you'll see that it is much more likely than not that I'm right.

            And again, the basis for this, as I said, is not a kneejerk RW reaction, it's a kneejerk reaction against anonymous sources.  As you'll see if you ever try to post on my blog, I much prefer people who are willing to put a name to their claims and accusations.

            What am I doing on DailyKos? I'm Running for the Right...

            by RFTR on Fri Feb 18, 2005 at 10:39:44 AM PST

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