Can’t argue with anything Carol and Tim say here:
First, let me give credit to Piers Morgan, of whom I’m usually highly critical. He conducted a solid interview, and let his guests respond without arguing with them, in and of itself an exceedingly rare occurrence.
But the primary takeaway I had after watching the entire interview was how far modern television has fallen from my youth. As a member of the generation which grew up watching Dick Van Dyke, Carol Burnett, Bob Newhart, et al on TV with my entire family, those shows not only were clever then, they are still clever now.
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Tagged Bob Newhart, Carol Burnett, comedy, Dick Van Dyke, entertainment, family friendly, humor, Piers Morgan, television, Tim Conway, TV
The lie that Liberals are telling themselves these days:
Lefty spinners have been out in force this week, trying to not only put some lipstick on the Obamacare pig, but a cocktail dress, earrings and pumps, as well.
However, it seems to be having the opposite effect, which makes perfect sense. After all, you can argue ’til you’re as blue-in-the-face as a Smurf, and folks’ll still figure out that paying hundreds or thousands more each year for insurance is NOT the same as “If you like your healthcare plan, you can keep your healthcare plan…“.
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Tagged ACA, Affordable Care Act, CNN, Frank Pallone, health care, Jonah Goldberg, Megyn Kelly, Obamacare, Piers Morgan, politics, Sebelius
Another entry in the “discussion” on guns, with the Left’s mask publicly starting to slip. Regardless of which side you’re on, if you’re honest, both men showed the artifice of the Left’s argument. There is nothing in their proposed gun ban that, logically, can’t be extended to other guns.
Which, by the way, was my point from this post earlier.
Lefties want to ban ALL guns, & all this talk about “this” rifle or “that” magazine size is bull-puckies…
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Tagged 2nd Amendment, CNN, gun control, gun laws, gun rights, handguns, Newt Gingrich, Piers Morgan
I try not to watch Morgan’s program; it’s simply too predictable. He will make a snotty assertion, and then go about bullying his guests to fit that assertion.
Now, do other interviewers do this? Sure. Are they as annoying as Piers manages to be? For the most part, …no.
For instance, when Martin Bashir or Andrea Mitchell do this, you are already aware of their abbreviated grasp on reality. It’s pretty hard to have your feelings hurt when you’re being insulted by a moron.
But Piers is not a moron. He’s a reasonably smart guy, which makes his behavior infinitely worse. An intelligent person who conducts his affairs in this way is contemptible on an entirely different level, as Ed points out very well at HotAir.
Anyway, the clip below runs approximately 14 minutes, but you’ll get a taste of how completely Ben Shapiro destroys Morgan after just the first five.