Great moments in media: Major network host challenges candidates son to a fistfight
Major network? Its difficult to remember sometimes, but MSNBC is a part of NBC News and not an arm of Ringling Brothers. However, the clowns do come out at night, and Larry ODonnell led the parade last night with one of the more ridiculous demonstrations of outrageous outrage in recent American broadcasting. ODonnell takes Tagg Romneys joke about wanting to take a swing at President Obama when Obama kept asserting that his father was lying during the debate, and turns it into this Johnson-measuring moment that went on for almost three minutes.
And it wouldnt be complete without the gratuitous class-warfare nonsense, as ODonnell whines about his underprivileged childhood as a way to suggest that Tagg cant handle himself mano a mano:
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Posted by: tipper 2012-10-19