« Obama Interrupted While Giving Canned Speech: "Why do you favor foreign workers over Americans?" | Main | Peter Hart (D) Focus Group: Independents Who Voted For Obama Are Now Turning Away »
June 15, 2012

MSNBC: Asking A President A Question As He Closes Comments Is Racist

Uh-huh.

Reich-Wingers Helen Thomas and Sam Donaldson would never interrupt a white president.

The Daily Caller defends the question.

Neil Munro, White House Correspondent: “I always go to the White House prepared with questions for our president. I timed the question believing the president was closing his remarks, because naturally I have no intention of interrupting the President of the United States. I know he rarely takes questions before walking away from the podium. When I asked the question as he finished his speech, he turned his back on the many reporters, and walked away while I and at least one other reporter asked questions.”

Tucker Carlson, Editor-in-Chief: “I don’t remember Diane Sawyer scolding her colleague Sam Donaldson for heckling President Reagan. And she shouldn’t have. A reporter’s job is to ask questions and get answers. Our job is to find out what the federal government is up to. Politicians often don’t want to tell us. A good reporter gets the story. We’re proud of Neil Munro.”

Poison: An argument that Obama's power-grab short-circuits any kind of real solution.



digg this
posted by Ace at 03:58 PM

| Access Comments




Recent Comments
Case : "It's hard to get up at six a.m. to be on time to w ..."

Tom Servo: "Collectivists, more precisely. No father, no mothe ..."

torabora : "Are there White Holes in the universe? Mmmmm? ..."

Les Kinetic : "Also being on time. So white. Except for the p ..."

Blonde Morticia: " I wonder which black actor will play the King of ..."

get a grip: "Posted by: FenelonSpoke at July 15, 2020 06:38 PM ..."

Semi-Literate Thug: " Why does this museum apparently want to set up b ..."

Anonosaurus Wrecks, Tyrannosaur Wrangler: "I would imagine that there is a spectrum of opinio ..."

mallfly the Georgia Peach: "re 351: I read that Spain's Franco did that to Hit ..."

Mr. Peebles: "'2.3 children is the ideal social unit?' This s ..."

Braenyard: "African American is part of the lie in the languag ..."

Dirty Frank: "He lives about a half mile away from me - If it we ..."

Recent Entries
Search


Polls! Polls! Polls!
Frequently Asked Questions
The (Almost) Complete Paul Anka Integrity Kick
Top Top Tens
Greatest Hitjobs

The Ace of Spades HQ Sex-for-Money Skankathon
A D&D Guide to the Democratic Candidates
Margaret Cho: Just Not Funny
More Margaret Cho Abuse
Margaret Cho: Still Not Funny
Iraqi Prisoner Claims He Was Raped... By Woman
Wonkette Announces "Morning Zoo" Format
John Kerry's "Plan" Causes Surrender of Moqtada al-Sadr's Militia
World Muslim Leaders Apologize for Nick Berg's Beheading
Michael Moore Goes on Lunchtime Manhattan Death-Spree
Milestone: Oliver Willis Posts 400th "Fake News Article" Referencing Britney Spears
Liberal Economists Rue a "New Decade of Greed"
Artificial Insouciance: Maureen Dowd's Word Processor Revolts Against Her Numbing Imbecility
Intelligence Officials Eye Blogs for Tips
They Done Found Us Out, Cletus: Intrepid Internet Detective Figures Out Our Master Plan
Shock: Josh Marshall Almost Mentions Sarin Discovery in Iraq
Leather-Clad Biker Freaks Terrorize Australian Town
When Clinton Was President, Torture Was Cool
What Wonkette Means When She Explains What Tina Brown Means
Wonkette's Stand-Up Act
Wankette HQ Gay-Rumors Du Jour
Here's What's Bugging Me: Goose and Slider
My Own Micah Wright Style Confession of Dishonesty
Outraged "Conservatives" React to the FMA
An On-Line Impression of Dennis Miller Having Sex with a Kodiak Bear
The Story the Rightwing Media Refuses to Report!
Our Lunch with David "Glengarry Glen Ross" Mamet
The House of Love: Paul Krugman
A Michael Moore Mystery (TM)
The Dowd-O-Matic!
Liberal Consistency and Other Myths
Kepler's Laws of Liberal Media Bias
John Kerry-- The Splunge! Candidate
"Divisive" Politics & "Attacks on Patriotism" (very long)
The Donkey ("The Raven" parody)
Powered by
Movable Type 2.64