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Old 04-20-2017, 07:10 PM   #41
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They're chipping away at our country little by little.....the alensky doctrine.
Yep. Glad I'm an old guy with no kids to leave in this evil effed-up world.
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Old 04-20-2017, 07:39 PM   #42
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I am CERTAIN given a fairly short amount of time, every one of those sponsors would have been replaced by two more that aren't concerned with the optics of their politics.

They didn't allow enough time to let it play out. Panic mode.
Loss of sponsors sure happened quick .
Like it was set up in advance .

Both Murdock Boys wife's are Big Libs .
Generational Battle going on .
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Old 04-20-2017, 07:48 PM   #43
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what a skank, she must be mentally ill.
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Old 04-20-2017, 07:59 PM   #44
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If he was sexually harassing her. He should be fired for his terrible taste
Wow! I just agreed with LB
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Old 04-20-2017, 08:03 PM   #45
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Just an excuse for the bothers to steer fox to the left. What a bunch of BS.

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Burgess recalled another instance that occurred in an elevator about three or four weeks later. "He let me off first, as gentlemen usually do," she said, "and I walked in front of him and as I was leaving the elevator, he said, 'Looking good there, girl.'" She described these moments as "embarrassing," "mortifying," and "street harassment in the office."

O'Reilly's behavior, Burgess continued, escalated to leering at her as she sat at her desk. "I just stopped looking at him, paying him any attention," she said, though "he had no reason to be at my desk at all." In another instance, "he walks past and says, 'Hey, Hot Chocolate.' But he doesn't look at me when he said it."

"I didn't respond," she recalled. "I was mortified because not only was it sexual, I took that as a very plantational remark." She further clarified that this harassment was different than when "someone pays you a compliment and they still treat you as a colleague." O'Reilly was "grunting at me and groaning and leering."
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Old 04-20-2017, 08:54 PM   #46
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Wow! I just agreed with LB
It was bound to happen eventually!! Once every few years
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Old 04-21-2017, 10:28 AM   #47
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Loss of sponsors sure happened quick .
Like it was set up in advance .

Both Murdock Boys wife's are Big Libs .
Generational Battle going on .


Make no mistake, this was a well orchestrated assassination.
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Old 04-21-2017, 11:31 AM   #48
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If Bill didn't do anything, he'll probably fight instead of paying. I would. Supposedly the problem was advertisers backing off. Rush's take was that the sponsors probably received a bunch of communications generated by bots that made the "backlash" look a lot bigger than it was. May be a good point. I can't prove or disprove, but it has been done before. It will be interesting to see where this goes.
No. 90% of the time hushmomey will be paid. It's the easy way out; better than a PR meltdown.
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Old 04-21-2017, 12:10 PM   #49
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If Bill didn't do anything, he'll probably fight instead of paying. I would. Supposedly the problem was advertisers backing off. Rush's take was that the sponsors probably received a bunch of communications generated by bots that made the "backlash" look a lot bigger than it was. May be a good point. I can't prove or disprove, but it has been done before. It will be interesting to see where this goes.
THIS is the straw that broke the FNC back. Apparently, the Clinton Foundation and a Soros org had some involvement:
https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums...-s-firing.html
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Looks like a whole lotta *** to lie off there.
The gravity of this situation is overwhelming and gravity has its hands full with her.
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The real straw that broke the FOX channel back ~



Thirty-one companies have pulled advertisements from Fox News

https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=...ZWfoe294WsH5RQ
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The real straw that broke the FOX channel back ~



Thirty-one companies have pulled advertisements from Fox News

https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=...ZWfoe294WsH5RQ
I could care less how many pulled advertisements. Did you bother to read the link above as to why and where they decided to put the money the pulled? I guess not since you are a Dem and would overlook such "trival" facts that prove collusion, harassment, and foul play.

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And did you bother to read the link above as to why and where they decided to put the money the pulled? I guess not.
Its moot, that is why FOX got rid of Billdo.....


He is gone, get over it......
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I could care less how many pulled advertisements.
You are not FOX.....


They obviously did....
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Old 04-21-2017, 12:35 PM   #55
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I could care less how many pulled advertisements. Did you bother to read the link above as to why and where they decided to put the money the pulled? I guess not since you are a Dem and would overlook such "trival" facts that prove collusion, harassment, and foul play.
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You are not FOX.....


They obviously did....
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Its moot, that is why FOX got rid of Billdo.....


He is gone, get over it......
It's not as moot as you think, but the circumstances and foul play behind them are not. I can also see you ignored the link I referenced that redvtt posted. Here's the link jsut in case you'd like to try again, but we all have faith you will blow it off and say "it's moot." What difference does it make, right? Typical lib answer and I'd expect nothing less than deflection from you and your gang.

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THIS is the straw that broke the FNC back. Apparently, the Clinton Foundation and a Soros org had some involvement:
https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums...-s-firing.html
Keep your head in the sand as long as it promotes your agenda. Had a conservative group done this against a lib, you'd be screaming holy hell along with RIM and the other libidiots.

The means justify the ends, Right, Mohammad?

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Old 04-21-2017, 12:53 PM   #57
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"he walks past and says, 'Hey, Hot Chocolate.' But he doesn't look at me when he said it."

"I didn't respond," she recalled. "I was mortified because not only was it sexual, I took that as a very plantational remark."
Youhavegottobeshittingme.
You mean to tell me that you didn't know that a favorite treat on the plantations of yesteryear was some Orville Redenbachers and a nice cup of hot chocolate and marshmallows? You ignorant sombitch.
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I guess I need to quit saying "Hey brown shugga!".
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Old 04-21-2017, 03:40 PM   #59
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I guess I need to quit saying "Hey brown shugga!".
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With a net worth of $85 and making $millions each year from his books, I think he'll be OK.
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