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Russell turned out to be a little too interesting. It was rumored that he'd gone to work for Watergate burglar James McCord in 1971, and that he was at the Watergate when five spooks were arrested inside the headquarters of the Democratic National Committee. If true, the rumors would have turned my profile into a hard-news story, an investigative piece that would have required a lot more work than I want- ed to do. But not to worry, I told myself. I was sure I could dispel the rumors with a little work over the course of a weekend.
I squinted into the camera and spoke in a very important voice. I can't remember what I said. He can't remember what he said. No one can remember what we said. No one should. EXILE ON MAINSTREAM GREG PALAST 11 SPECIFICALLY, WE FILMED THE ELEVEN SECONDS OF GORE'S IMPROMPTU REMARKS…WHICH WE'D BEEN GIVEN TWO HOURS EARLIER BY HIS ADVANCE LADIES. _A PICTURE WORTH A THOUSAND LIES The same week in June 2002 that NPR warned you that McKinney was dangerous and a wacko, another story caught my eye. There on page one of the San Francisco Chronicle was this Associated Press photo of demonstrators: “TENS OF THOUSANDS OF VENEZUELANS OPPOSED TO PRESIDENT HUGO CHAVEZ…” The caption let us know this South American potentate was a killer, an autocrat, and the people of his nation wanted him out.
If you can't tell a Republican from a Democrat, you're as blind as a bat. It may seem like I'm indulging in “conservative bashing” here (and I am), but please don't assume that Noam Chomsky speaks for me, either! And who exactly are the liberals these days, anyways? Point 'em out to me, please! As mentioned above, anyone who thinks Clinton is a liberal has no idea what he or she is talking about! And don't get me started about the supposed liberal bias in the media; if there actually were one, then we wouldn't be hearing about it.
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