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Vincent
03-10-2010, 12:55 PM
I've always grimaced watching Dan Rather try to get anything through his oh so tightly wound lips. This is particularly uncomfortable...

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...but absolutely spectacular television. Rivaling reid's 'No Negro Dialect" comment, old dan gives us one for the ages

stlrtruck
03-10-2010, 04:12 PM
So if he would have used a different fruit say Bananas or Apples or Oranges or whatever it would have been an okay statement?

Vincent
03-10-2010, 05:29 PM
So if he would have used a different fruit say Bananas or Apples or Oranges or whatever it would have been an okay statement?

Okay? Sure. But boring, and we wouldn't be having all this fun talking about it. :chuckle:

GBMelBlount
03-10-2010, 05:59 PM
What an unmitigated ass.

stillers4me
03-10-2010, 06:03 PM
What an unmitigated ass.

unmitigated: Without qualification or exception; absolute: an unmitigated lie.

Ok.....now I get it. :chuckle:

fansince'76
03-10-2010, 07:17 PM
Gee, and not a peep about it in the MSM anywhere. Imagine that. Wonder what the reaction to it would've been if someone like Beck would have said it? :coffee:

GBMelBlount
03-10-2010, 07:22 PM
unmitigated: Without qualification or exception; absolute: an unmitigated lie.

Ok.....now I get it. :chuckle:

You forget to check "ass"

Ass: Dan Rather

:chuckle:

HometownGal
03-10-2010, 09:22 PM
What an asshat. Muzzle the dumb SOB and put us all out of our misery.

http://llamabutchers.mu.nu/archives/dan%20rather%20head%20on%20wall.jpg

stlrtruck
03-11-2010, 08:32 AM
Okay? Sure. But boring, and we wouldn't be having all this fun talking about it. :chuckle:

touche! :duel: