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David Letterman is Not a Gentleman!

Posted Sun June 14, 2009 12:00 pm, by Mack H. written to CBS Television Network

Write a Letter to this Company


On June 8th 2009, Mr. Letterman "joked" that a female Governor of the United States is "slutty" and worse still, "joked" about her 14 year-old daughter and statutory rape by an adult baseball player. He continued his slander of this young girl during his June 9th show, likening her to a prostitute. No matter what your political beliefs may be, she is still an honorable Governor of the United States of America. I was raised to be repectful of authority and women and I raised my children in the same manner. We are shocked and appalled to hear this on your Network. Mr. Letterman is certainly no gentleman and if you continue to employ him, we will be very surprised and saddened that CBS has faded into this type of company.

Don't let a bottom feeder like Mr. Letterman be the downward spiral for the CBS Corporation. Make it a turning point by cleaning up your network and getting CBS back on top. You don't need attention like this. There are plenty of entertainers that don't need to be disrespectful of others to entertain.


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by PepperElf Posted Mon October 5, 2009 @ 6:49 PM

http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,560321,00.html

So... after all the comments he made about the Palins...
it's ironic to see that he himself was a practitioner of .. not only
extramarital sex, but of adultery



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Let's just hope... by Just Jeffrey Tue October 6, 2009 @ 7:00 AM
by redhatterb Posted Mon September 21, 2009 @ 12:23 AM

None of the current late night talk show hosts can begin to compete
with Johnny Carson. That being said----Sarah Palin deserves
everything she gets. When you get into politics that is what happens,
as far as that goes, anybody in the public eye can expect to be
ridiculed in one way or another. Sarah's kids wouldn't be near the
target they are, if she had left them home in Alaska most of the time.
As far as that goes, her husband didn't need to be with her on the
campaign trail as often as he was either. Mrs. Obama and their kids
weren't at every campaign event. Sarah exploited her kids by dragging
them all over the country, trying to make herself look like super
mommy. Actually my opinion of her is that she is more like Mommy
Dearest.

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by Amy G. Posted Tue August 18, 2009 @ 10:50 AM

Get a life! David Letterman is a COMEDIAN. That means he makes jokes
about things that are relevant. This is called humor. If you don't
think it's funny, turn the channel. Duh!

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“You know about the Taliban? Over here, we call them ‘healthcare protesters.’” HYSTERICAL (note sarcasm here); n/t. by Ben G. Sun August 23, 2009 @ 2:07 AM


I like this one... by Just Jeffrey Tue September 8, 2009 @ 12:29 PM

hmm.. by Ben G. Tue September 8, 2009 @ 10:44 PM

can you tell me by Ben G. Tue September 8, 2009 @ 11:06 PM


All that says... by Just Jeffrey Wed September 9, 2009 @ 6:55 AM


So, it sounds like... by Just Jeffrey Wed September 9, 2009 @ 8:32 AM

Why do you have so much trust in the government? by Ben G. Wed September 9, 2009 @ 4:35 PM


So, you do support children dying becuase... by Just Jeffrey Wed September 9, 2009 @ 5:56 PM


But to answer your question... by Just Jeffrey Wed September 9, 2009 @ 6:05 PM

You really don't know the constitution at all. Read it by Ben G. Wed September 9, 2009 @ 8:11 PM


"You are always right." by Just Jeffrey Wed September 9, 2009 @ 9:03 PM

Do me a favor... by Ben G. Wed September 9, 2009 @ 9:04 PM


SInce you've said... by Just Jeffrey Wed September 9, 2009 @ 9:05 PM

obviously you don't grasp sarcasm.. by Ben G. Wed September 9, 2009 @ 9:13 PM

I think its funny too by Ben G. Wed September 9, 2009 @ 9:15 PM


Oh, I wasn't aware... by Just Jeffrey Wed September 9, 2009 @ 9:26 PM

How am I off topic. by Ben G. Wed September 9, 2009 @ 9:54 PM


"Its clear you don't understand what I have presented." by Just Jeffrey Wed September 9, 2009 @ 9:57 PM

I am trying to have a discussion. by Ben G. Wed September 9, 2009 @ 10:02 PM


Go back to the top of this thread. by Just Jeffrey Wed September 9, 2009 @ 10:43 PM

Jeffrey the problem is by Ben G. Tue September 15, 2009 @ 8:44 AM


Ben... by Just Jeffrey Tue September 15, 2009 @ 8:59 AM

whatever you say captain....n/t. by Ben G. Tue September 15, 2009 @ 9:00 AM

even though you its interesting. you claim I support people dying when I don't. How is that not personal? by Ben G. Tue September 15, 2009 @ 9:02 AM


I asked you a question. by Just Jeffrey Tue September 15, 2009 @ 9:16 AM

your question was based in the belief that I supported people dying by Ben G. Tue September 15, 2009 @ 9:19 AM


I asked you the question... by Just Jeffrey Tue September 15, 2009 @ 9:25 AM

The answer is no. by Ben G. Fri September 18, 2009 @ 11:07 PM


OK, since... by Just Jeffrey Sat September 19, 2009 @ 7:42 AM

Of course I don't want to punish children by death by Ben G. Sat September 19, 2009 @ 8:28 AM


Ben... by Just Jeffrey Sat September 19, 2009 @ 3:03 PM

Two things you haven by Ben G. Mon September 21, 2009 @ 9:16 AM

Don't know what happened there with the first comment.Got posted early by Ben G. Mon September 21, 2009 @ 9:34 AM


So, in other words... by Just Jeffrey Mon September 21, 2009 @ 9:46 AM

What about by Ben G. Mon September 21, 2009 @ 10:00 AM


So, you're basing information on... by Just Jeffrey Mon September 21, 2009 @ 11:03 AM


So, based on your feelings about the free market... by Just Jeffrey Mon September 21, 2009 @ 12:49 PM

Jeffrey by Ben G. Sun October 25, 2009 @ 12:57 AM

BTW I would respond to the rest of your points in your other post but by Ben G. Sun October 25, 2009 @ 1:02 AM


Postal Service by Just Jeffrey Mon October 26, 2009 @ 10:57 AM

My skepticism about healthcare by Ben G. Mon October 26, 2009 @ 11:14 AM


"BTW FEDEX runs the post offices international express services." by Just Jeffrey Mon October 26, 2009 @ 12:39 PM

you do understand by Ben G. Mon October 26, 2009 @ 1:59 PM


Then why... by Just Jeffrey Mon October 26, 2009 @ 2:20 PM

because the government IS SUPPOSED to run the military by Ben G. Mon October 26, 2009 @ 2:25 PM

suggestion by Ben G. Mon October 26, 2009 @ 2:26 PM


I have read it. by Just Jeffrey Mon October 26, 2009 @ 2:35 PM


There we go! by Just Jeffrey Mon October 26, 2009 @ 2:32 PM

I support taxation by Ben G. Tue October 27, 2009 @ 12:49 AM


Now that we're established... by Just Jeffrey Tue October 27, 2009 @ 6:54 AM


"Break this argument." by Just Jeffrey Mon October 26, 2009 @ 8:57 AM

Jeffrey by Ben G. Mon October 26, 2009 @ 11:08 AM


Ben by Just Jeffrey Mon October 26, 2009 @ 12:46 PM

I am against government taxing businesses by Ben G. Mon October 26, 2009 @ 1:55 PM


Ben... by Just Jeffrey Mon October 26, 2009 @ 2:29 PM

um by Ben G. Tue October 27, 2009 @ 12:56 AM


Responses. by Just Jeffrey Tue October 27, 2009 @ 7:21 AM

Jeffrey you still dont get it by Ben G. Tue October 27, 2009 @ 11:40 AM


It angers me when people... by Just Jeffrey Tue October 27, 2009 @ 11:53 AM

Its that piece of paper by Ben G. Wed October 28, 2009 @ 4:38 PM


You don't get it by Just Jeffrey Wed October 28, 2009 @ 8:20 PM


Does this make you pro-choice? (n/t) by LadyMac Sat September 19, 2009 @ 3:10 PM

No it makes me pro life and here is why. by Ben G. Mon September 21, 2009 @ 9:49 AM


Ben... by Just Jeffrey Mon September 21, 2009 @ 9:54 AM


Well... by Just Jeffrey Wed September 9, 2009 @ 9:32 PM
by Ben G. Posted Tue July 7, 2009 @ 8:50 AM

She probably resigned because of the constant media slander by
disgusting outlets such as Vanity fair, CNN, MSNBC, and the
disgustingly unfunny David Letterman.

If you are a conservative in politics, you are considered a slutty
flight attendant (palin).

If you are a liberal in politics, you are considered beautiful or a
trendsetter (Michelle Obama).

It the media bias that sickens me.

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Wow, that's a poor argument... by jeishere Tue July 7, 2009 @ 12:42 PM

First of all, by Ben G. Tue July 7, 2009 @ 12:54 PM


Wow, that says a lot for her character if she quits her job because people say mean things about her. by Maegan Z. Tue July 7, 2009 @ 4:23 PM


Excuses, excuses... by Just Jeffrey Wed July 8, 2009 @ 11:02 AM

USA Today/Gallup poll by Ben G. Wed July 8, 2009 @ 11:05 PM


Got it. by Just Jeffrey Thu July 9, 2009 @ 6:00 AM

See its funny really by Ben G. Thu July 9, 2009 @ 8:22 AM


The personal responsibility thing... by Just Jeffrey Thu July 9, 2009 @ 8:48 AM


I'm curious as to what she would have done had McCain won. by Maegan Z. Thu July 9, 2009 @ 12:11 PM


I'm so glad you brought that up by Venice Thu July 9, 2009 @ 4:53 PM


George W. Bush by Venice Thu July 9, 2009 @ 5:03 PM


I agree by Just Jeffrey Thu July 9, 2009 @ 6:11 PM


That, too by Venice Fri July 10, 2009 @ 1:18 AM


Thank heavens by Donno Wed July 15, 2009 @ 11:50 PM


Republicans deserve someone better than her by RedheadwGlasses Thu July 16, 2009 @ 9:23 PM

If she is such a terrible candidate... by Ben G. Mon July 20, 2009 @ 2:08 PM


Ben, I believe that she said... by Just Jeffrey Tue July 21, 2009 @ 2:53 PM


Other interesting item from polls by Just Jeffrey Wed July 22, 2009 @ 9:55 AM


Poll: Majority don't approve of Palin by Just Jeffrey Fri July 24, 2009 @ 12:14 PM

Majority now don't approve of Obama by Ben G. Fri July 24, 2009 @ 10:19 PM


So I think... by Just Jeffrey Mon July 27, 2009 @ 11:20 AM

If you read AND comprehended by Ben G. Mon July 27, 2009 @ 11:40 AM


"The reason I am so against media bias is because that is where a great number of people get their information." by Just Jeffrey Thu July 30, 2009 @ 1:52 PM

I think you need to qualify this by Ben G. Sat August 15, 2009 @ 8:14 AM


I thought you said... by Just Jeffrey Mon August 17, 2009 @ 11:27 AM


"If you are a conservative in politics, you are considered a slutty flight attendant (palin)." by Donno Wed July 15, 2009 @ 11:43 PM

hysterical...n/t. by Ben G. Thu July 16, 2009 @ 6:27 PM

by I\'m back Posted Mon July 6, 2009 @ 5:01 PM

I like Letterman way better then Leno or Conan for that matter.

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by Nate! Posted Mon July 6, 2009 @ 1:04 AM

"she is still an honorable Governor of the United States of America"
Not for too much longer...
I wonder if this incident (combined with everything else of course)
was one of the factors that pushed her into resignation.

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Nah, she probably just ran out of ideas to keep her name in the news! ;) by Maegan Z. Mon July 6, 2009 @ 1:07 PM
by chris p. Posted Sat June 27, 2009 @ 6:09 PM

David letterman is the man!!!!

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by fredski Posted Thu June 25, 2009 @ 11:47 PM

If you were watching Letterman, he was talking about the governors
older daughter. She is over 18 and was knocked -up! My hats off to
David!!!

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damn right by lettermanlover Sat August 15, 2009 @ 2:08 PM

by Jared C. Posted Thu June 25, 2009 @ 4:59 PM

CBS,

Please do NOT cow-tow to Palin and these Anti-American fascists who
are trying to squash Letterman's right to freedom of speech.

These people do not respect the Bill of Rights, the Constitution or
other important American ideals.

Thanks,

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by Ben G. Posted Sun June 21, 2009 @ 12:04 AM

Hello,

Thank you for contacting us regarding your disappointment with the
program content which contained a commercial for a Unilever product.
We never wish to offend anyone and your opinions are appreciated
regarding this subject matter. Advertising for Hellmann’s or media
buys are done months in advance and unfortunately we can’t foresee
issues in the media before they come up. We appreciate the feedback
from our consumers and we’ve decided to pull our online ads from the
Letterman show from our advertising schedule moving forward.

We hope that this information has given you a better understanding
of our advertising practices. Thank you again for taking the time to
share your views with us. You can be assured that your comments will
be considered as we continue to challenge our perceptions about what
is appropriate for us in today’s environment.

Kind regards,

Your friends at Hellmann’s/Best Foods

I would say its a move in the right direction.

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Letterman response by neildaddy Wed July 29, 2009 @ 10:21 AM

By all means by Ben G. Wed July 29, 2009 @ 10:48 AM
by Alissa S. Posted Sat June 20, 2009 @ 6:22 PM

and Sarah Palin is a professional victim.

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by Steve-OH Posted Sat June 20, 2009 @ 12:06 PM

Margret Perrin screaming it.

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by Donno Posted Sat June 20, 2009 @ 11:00 AM

I visit PFB each day, and the first thing I see is "David Letterman is
Not a gentleman" out of the corner of my eye.

Of course he is.

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by Kemp Posted Fri June 19, 2009 @ 8:08 PM

I think I'll be bringing up a point that hasn't been made and it's
based on a point that others have made. Letterman was assuming that
the daughter at the game was Bristol -- the 18 year old. Now, there's
an unwritten rule in comedy that you don't make jokes about people
unless they make themselves available to the "PUBLIC EYE". Bristol
has made herself available to the public eye. She has given multiple
interviews in various forms of the media (print and TV). She even
appeared on the front cover of People Magazine. Even though the joke
was crude and was based on a misconception the joke would have been
"fair game" if it was Bristol who had been at the game and not her 14
year old sister. I'm hardly ever for firing anyone and in this case
I'm certainly not for firing Letterman (and I'm a right wing
conservative). If you don't approve of Letterman then don't watch
Letterman. Hec, you should even write the advertisers. That's a hec
of a lot more effective than writing a network.

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Good Point by Nate! Fri June 19, 2009 @ 9:43 PM


And I'm almost certain he said... by Venice Fri June 19, 2009 @ 9:49 PM


Here's how I see it by Venice Fri June 19, 2009 @ 9:54 PM


"if you don't approve then don't watch" by Nate! Fri June 19, 2009 @ 11:16 PM


Exactly by Venice Sat June 20, 2009 @ 12:30 AM

by franese Posted Thu June 18, 2009 @ 11:54 AM

OK...Sarah Palin accepted his apology...can we put an end to this
(funny, when Bush made a joke about not finding weapons of mass
destruction, there wasn't this kind of outcry)

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There should have been! by Maegan Z. Thu June 18, 2009 @ 12:12 PM
by leannekilman Posted Tue June 16, 2009 @ 11:29 PM

I agree completely. This is inexcusable. These things that were said
were horrible and his apology was meaningless. I think his time has
run out and he needs to go off the air. Don Imus said some pretty
awful things but nothing worse than David Letterman..it's not a matter
of color, it's a matter of treating all people respectfully!!

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Get over it. by quickcobra99 Sun June 21, 2009 @ 11:09 AM
by sister p. Posted Tue June 16, 2009 @ 4:22 PM

Fire Letterman. He has degraded all women and belongs with the likes
of Howard Stern.

Boycott CBS

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I love Howard!.. by Venice Tue June 16, 2009 @ 4:43 PM

by sister p. Posted Tue June 16, 2009 @ 4:18 PM

The American women in particular should be extremely offended at such
a heinous remark. This is defamatory and discriminatory. Letterman
should be fired as have all other media "talking heads".

Men should also be in an uproar. This could happen to a sister,
daughter, other female relative of theirs or any female they respect.

What amendment right does Letterman have that he can spread a vicious
lie and remark. His explanation was that it was aimed at the older
daughter! Who the #### does this mealy mouth think he is?

Well, Letterman, you should be fired and if not, your show boycotted.
Go join Howard Stern. There's a sick private market out there that
likes to belittle women

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As a woman I am far more offended by Sarah Palin than by David Letterman by Maegan Z. Wed June 17, 2009 @ 10:24 AM

Thank you for that answer...I'm more offended by her as well. nt by franese Wed June 17, 2009 @ 1:26 PM


I watched the interview with Matt Lauer again by Venice Wed June 17, 2009 @ 2:54 PM


[Raises hand] by Donno Wed June 17, 2009 @ 8:07 PM


I think that's why Letterman's first apology... by Venice Wed June 17, 2009 @ 8:58 PM


Me too Maegan! by MA Cunningham Thu June 18, 2009 @ 8:31 AM

I agree completely.... by S W. Thu June 18, 2009 @ 9:13 AM

Im wondering by Ben G. Thu June 18, 2009 @ 1:23 PM


I would. by Maegan Z. Thu June 18, 2009 @ 2:08 PM

by Maegan Z. Posted Tue June 16, 2009 @ 12:53 PM

I think it's hilarious that there's an ad for Sarahpac as I read posts
on this letter!

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by mrsdkm Posted Tue June 16, 2009 @ 8:59 AM

Can you imagine what would have happened if he made a comment about
Obama's daughters?!

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you know... by PepperElf Tue June 16, 2009 @ 9:24 AM


That is a completely different matter, not even close by Donno Tue June 16, 2009 @ 10:20 AM


not really that different (and willow is 14 not 18, therefore a minor too) by PepperElf Tue June 16, 2009 @ 11:36 AM


The joke was not about 14-year old Willow by Venice Tue June 16, 2009 @ 2:28 PM


or by PepperElf Tue June 16, 2009 @ 6:05 PM


Did you listen to Letterman's explanation? by Venice Tue June 16, 2009 @ 6:30 PM

Venice by Michelle O. Tue June 16, 2009 @ 7:58 PM


MIchelle by Venice Tue June 16, 2009 @ 10:47 PM


Now that I think of it by Venice Tue June 16, 2009 @ 11:20 PM

But the fact is... by BirmanCat Wed June 17, 2009 @ 11:09 AM


I'm not defending the joke by Venice Wed June 17, 2009 @ 2:13 PM

Letterman's intention was to cause controversy by BirmanCat Fri June 19, 2009 @ 11:45 AM


"Well, if he didn't do it, just who did?" by Venice Fri June 19, 2009 @ 5:08 PM

Venice by Michelle O. Wed June 17, 2009 @ 12:16 AM


And I wish Dave had ditched the joke in the first place by Venice Wed June 17, 2009 @ 12:55 AM


The difference being by MA Cunningham Tue June 16, 2009 @ 3:12 PM


Oh, I can just imagine. by Cynical Erik Tue June 16, 2009 @ 10:40 AM


ERIK! We need a new WIR! by MA Cunningham Wed June 17, 2009 @ 9:01 PM


There would be no basis for the joke... it was based on past event in the palin family. n/t by Nate! Tue June 16, 2009 @ 10:53 AM


I'm tired of this argument...it has no basis! by Casmly Tue June 16, 2009 @ 11:10 AM


tho... by PepperElf Tue June 16, 2009 @ 11:39 AM


You're right... by Casmly Wed June 17, 2009 @ 10:02 AM


Willow WAS being left alone by Venice Wed June 17, 2009 @ 5:54 PM


by Venice Posted Mon June 15, 2009 @ 8:37 PM

Happy now?

http://tinyurl.com/m3wh53

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by franese Posted Mon June 15, 2009 @ 2:45 PM

If he was talking about her 14 year old daughter - I'd agree with you,
but he was talking about her older daughter and it was about
consensual sex - not rape. Just another example of Sarah Palin using
her children to get publicity.

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You know it's serious when the National Organization of Women is supporting Palin by PepperElf Mon June 15, 2009 @ 5:52 PM

letterman by sister p. Tue June 16, 2009 @ 4:20 PM
by Ben G. Posted Mon June 15, 2009 @ 1:37 PM

Janeane Garafalo went on Olbermann and said that the reason for the
tea parties was to hate "a black man as president" and not about
taxes. She claimed that the tea party goers did not know anything
about the boston tea party. The Anchor went right along with her and
didn't challenge it.
Fast forward to a shareholder meeting. Jeff Immelt CEO of GE was asked
about this exact issue. he claimed whether he agreed or disagreed with
the issue they had their own standards to go by.

When the question was asked as to why the anchor didn't challenge
Janeane, the shareholders were cheering the question.



Meanwhile he got drowned out by BOOs of people agreeing with the idea
that MSNBC is completely in the tank for barack Obama.


And why shouldn't it be? They stand to make a killing on the cap and
trade legislation intended to "curb greenhouse gases".

Sources:

Shareholder audio on youtube

http://tinyurl.com/lq292m
Cap and trade info below:

http://tinyurl.com/ly4qux

this covers MSNBC, NBC, CNBC and all related news companies in their
bias, and I haven't even gotten to CNN CBS or ABC.

Its there if you want me to post it.


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This is fascinating by Donno Mon June 15, 2009 @ 2:06 PM


by RedheadwGlasses Posted Mon June 15, 2009 @ 12:52 PM

Hilarious, edgy, adorable, smart. I only wish he were on an hour
earlier. I can no longer stay up that late to watch him at 11:30
p.m.!

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by RedheadwGlasses Posted Mon June 15, 2009 @ 12:42 PM

Jay Leno for YEARS has made fun of people -- celebrities and
noncelebrities -- based on their age or their being overweight. Tacky
and mean.

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My thoughts exactly! by Maegan Z. Mon June 15, 2009 @ 1:10 PM

by Maegan Z. Posted Mon June 15, 2009 @ 10:13 AM

Sarah Palin is such a fabulous role model for mothers who wish to
exploit their children to draw attention to themselves. She's also
doing great things for David Letterman's ratings!

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kinda like having hell on one side and a fire on the other by PepperElf Mon June 15, 2009 @ 11:19 AM


But she could take the high road and let it go. by Maegan Z. Mon June 15, 2009 @ 11:23 AM


by Cynical Erik Posted Mon June 15, 2009 @ 10:09 AM

"There are plenty of entertainers that don't need to be disrespectful
of others to entertain."

Yes, CBS, there are plenty of other entertainers who aren't willing to
stoop to the level of being disrespectful towards others in a
desperate bid to entertain the masses. So many other good and decent
people. Like, say, Jay Leno.

"All the Republicans are heaping praise on Governor Palin. Fred
Thompson said, as an actor, he could see them making a movie about
Sarah Palin and her family. Didn't they already make that movie? I
think it was called ‘Knocked Up!'" – Jay Leno

Oops. Well, wait, what about Conan O'Brien? He'd never do such a
thing, would he?

"Saturday night, Sarah Palin is going to drop the first puck at the
Philadelphia Flyers' hockey game. Then Palin will spend the rest of
the game trying to keep the hockey players out of her daughter's
penalty box." - Conan O'Brien

Ah, shoot. Hey, how about one of them Saturday Night Live kids? They,
after all, had Sarah Palin herself appear on their program, which
would seem to imply that she was alrightwith any jokes they'd made
about her. Let's try them.

"According to expense reports, Sarah Palin charged the state of Alaska
over $21,000 for her children to travel with her on official business.
In fairness to Gov. Palin, when she leaves them home alone, they get
pregnant." – Seth Meyers (SNL)

Well, I guess we can't get any of them members of the mainstream
liberal media, as they're all filthy degenerates who endorse
disrespectful opinions towards young women. So we'll just have to
encourage CBS to replace David Letterman with Rush Limbaugh, good and
honest conservative entertainer that he is. Rush-bo, the stage is all
yours.

"Everyone knows the Clintons have a cat. Socks is the White House cat.
But did you know there is a White House dog?" [Displays picture of
13-year-old Chelsea Clinton] - Rush Limbaugh

Hmm. Now, sure, no Palins were harmed in the making of that joke, but
still, it was made at the expense of a teenaged girl, which I'm told
constitutes as "slander." So I guess Rush is out too. Well, I heard
John McCain is still looking for a job, after getting passed over for
a different one last November. He seems like a funny guy, right?

"Why is Chelsea Clinton so ugly? Because her father is Janet Reno." -
John McCain

Well, darnit, from the looks of it, it's just about impossible to find
anyone to be a late night comedian who hasn't, at some point or
another, been disrespectful of others to enterain. I guess the only
thing left to do is put a brick through your television set. That
should make all that nasty humor go away once and for all.

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Thank you for stopping by and adding some credible input by Donno Mon June 15, 2009 @ 2:04 PM


your reply... by PepperElf Mon June 15, 2009 @ 3:21 PM

by MA Cunningham Posted Mon June 15, 2009 @ 8:23 AM

And as for CBS's downward spiral, that happened DECADES ago.

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I agree 100 percent N/T. by Ben G. Mon June 15, 2009 @ 9:48 AM

by Nate! Posted Mon June 15, 2009 @ 12:42 AM

"There are plenty of entertainers that don't need to be disrespectful
of others to entertain."

Making fun of political figures has always been an element of comedy,
and I doubt this will change in the near future.

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by Ben G. Posted Sun June 14, 2009 @ 11:47 PM

the defense Letterman is getting from people. He is a no talented hack
that should have retired years ago. He is just taking another page
from the MSM playbook of slandering the palins.

Like they did with the whole $150,000 clothing thing that was paid for
by RNC. Which were DONATED.
where was the outrage with Michelle Obama's $600 sneakers she wore
while gardening? Oh wait.. There wasn't any.

But by all means, lets cover the Obama's date night in NYC, and spin
it in a popular acceptable light, as opposed to exposing what it cost.
god knows how much money in flights, security, etc. You know, because
the president should absolutely go on a date while successfully
portraying our country as a weak nation, but thats another thread.

Why don't any of the comics make fun of the Obama Gaffes. Or the
multitude of biden gaffes?

Its interesting really, when bush tried to walk through a locked door
in Beijing, and the NY Times had time lapsed photos of it on the front
page.

Obama tried to walk through a window at the white house and ONE media
outlet covered it, and it wasn't mainstream.

maybe because they are all in the tank for them?

which goes back to my point of CBS, Letterman, Comedy Central, Steven
Colbert, Jon Stewart, all in the tank.

But its okay to compare a politician to a slutty flight attendant, as
long as:
A. You don't like them.
B. They have an R next to their name as opposed to a D



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For a "no talented hack" he sure is successful by Venice Mon June 15, 2009 @ 12:33 AM

Oh I noticed the gaffes by Ben G. Mon June 15, 2009 @ 12:57 AM


I didn't miss the point by Venice Mon June 15, 2009 @ 1:14 AM

How can you ignore it by Ben G. Mon June 15, 2009 @ 1:25 AM


How can I ignore it? by Venice Mon June 15, 2009 @ 1:57 AM

I don't need to watch by Ben G. Mon June 15, 2009 @ 8:23 AM


What a silly question by Venice Mon June 15, 2009 @ 4:47 PM

$500 Sneakers by S W. Mon June 15, 2009 @ 6:52 AM

The point is by Ben G. Mon June 15, 2009 @ 8:25 AM


Rush Limbaugh and Bill O'Reilly by RedheadwGlasses Mon June 15, 2009 @ 12:38 PM

show me by Ben G. Mon June 15, 2009 @ 1:03 PM

Why?? by S W. Mon June 15, 2009 @ 2:26 PM


Exactly... Thank you n/t by Venice Mon June 15, 2009 @ 4:45 PM


I never realized Letterman was gay by MA Cunningham Mon June 15, 2009 @ 8:25 AM

MSM = Mainstream Media n/t. by Ben G. Mon June 15, 2009 @ 8:38 AM


Why try to make this about politics when it isn't? by Donno Mon June 15, 2009 @ 8:57 AM

again by Ben G. Mon June 15, 2009 @ 9:06 AM


Are you kidding??? by MA Cunningham Mon June 15, 2009 @ 9:20 AM

again by Ben G. Mon June 15, 2009 @ 9:27 AM


Welcome to the very premise of the media by MA Cunningham Mon June 15, 2009 @ 9:43 AM


the first amendment by PepperElf Mon June 15, 2009 @ 9:42 AM


Surprisingly, though by MA Cunningham Mon June 15, 2009 @ 10:05 AM


... by PepperElf Mon June 15, 2009 @ 9:34 AM

Thank you! by Ben G. Mon June 15, 2009 @ 9:44 AM

Get Over It by Nikki37 Mon June 15, 2009 @ 10:47 AM

To get the point I was making by Ben G. Mon June 15, 2009 @ 11:15 AM

by Venice Posted Sun June 14, 2009 @ 10:21 PM

Now that I've put myself in the position of defending David Letterman,
I really need to make something perfectly clear. If I thought for
even one second that he was referring to a 14-year old and/or rape, no
explanation or apology in the world would be good enough. I've been
watching Letterman for a long time and truly believe he would never
stoop to that level for a laugh, ratings or anything else. Yes, the
joke was questionable but no worse than most of what I hear on late
night talk shows. If the Palins hadn't publicized this as much as
they have, the joke would have been long forgotten by the next
morning, just like almost everything else said on late night
television.

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Ditto on all counts n/t by Brendalala Sun June 14, 2009 @ 11:21 PM

by RedheadwGlasses Posted Sun June 14, 2009 @ 8:36 PM

She may be the governor of a state, but I take issue with your use of
the word "honorable."

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by S W. Posted Sun June 14, 2009 @ 8:05 PM

While Letterman's joke was in poor taste, the people who should be
ashamed of themselves are the Palins and any other public figure who
uses their children to foward their own agenda, political or
otherwise.

The majority of the population would not have even heard about this,
myself included, if the Palins hadn't made sure it stayed in the
spotlight. And...painted it as outrage and protectiveness toward
their daughter. What baloney.


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by PepperElf Posted Sun June 14, 2009 @ 5:06 PM

i agree with you.

Political beliefs aside, I find it very disgusting to crack jokes
suggesting a child is going to be sexually molested.

I know people who have been sexually abused.

One woman is in her 70s and she STILL carries emotional scars from
being raped by a relative.

Another girl... I hope she can heal. She wasn't raped, just touched.
He confessed & is in jail... but she was only 11 when it happened.


I don't think either of them would be finding much humor in jokes
about a 14 year old being raped. Not when they know what kind of hell
it puts someone through.



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The joke was not about a 14-year old or rape by Venice Sun June 14, 2009 @ 5:10 PM

Actually by Michelle O. Sun June 14, 2009 @ 5:50 PM


and even if it had been about the 18 year old... by PepperElf Sun June 14, 2009 @ 6:42 PM


Yes, he admitted it was in poor taste... by Venice Sun June 14, 2009 @ 7:07 PM


You would have to be insane to joke about minors being raped by Donno Sun June 14, 2009 @ 7:21 PM

Donno by Michelle O. Sun June 14, 2009 @ 7:39 PM

I don't think any of them deserve to be the punchline in a joke by Michelle O. Sun June 14, 2009 @ 7:29 PM


Bristol choose to be in the spotlight... by Venice Sun June 14, 2009 @ 7:44 PM


Oops... that should be "chose" n/t by Venice Sun June 14, 2009 @ 7:48 PM


wasn't that *after* the media started talking about her? n/t by PepperElf Sun June 14, 2009 @ 7:54 PM


I honestly don't recall by Venice Sun June 14, 2009 @ 7:59 PM

by Casmly Posted Sun June 14, 2009 @ 5:01 PM

Why this has blown up like this is beyond me...no wait, the other
responders are correct! The Palin's are simply trying to make sure
that they aren't lost in the sea of other political figures over the
next four years while they plan their candidacy. It was very clear to
me that the joke was aimed at the older daughter. Whether she was
actually present at the game or not, people got the joke. Obviously
Mr. Letterman is in the business of telling jokes and boosting
ratings. Sounds/looks to me like he did his job.

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by Venice Posted Sun June 14, 2009 @ 4:50 PM

The funny thing about this is that David Letterman actually IS a
gentleman... a gentleman who tells JOKES for a living. People who
desire to be in the public eye must also be willing to accept the
attention, good and bad, similar to PFB letter writers.

In the process of having to explain his remarks, he has temporarily
won the ratings war (way to go, Palins!). If you listened to his
explanation, then you would understand his motivation. And most
importantly, you would know that he was NOT referring to Willow, and
the reasons why.

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in the public eye... by PepperElf Sun June 14, 2009 @ 5:08 PM


The joke was not about a minor by Venice Sun June 14, 2009 @ 5:13 PM


except bristol wasn't the child there. but i still wonder.. would dave like someone talking about HIS kids like that? or is it only OK if it's someone else's kids? n/t by PepperElf Sun June 14, 2009 @ 6:44 PM


His apology was *perfect* by Donno Sun June 14, 2009 @ 7:09 PM


His apology was good enough for me... by Venice Sun June 14, 2009 @ 7:46 PM


I think for the mosty part celebrities do Venice... by dulynoted (aka duttycalls) Tue June 16, 2009 @ 2:28 PM


Letterman invited Palin and her husband on the show by Venice Tue June 16, 2009 @ 3:40 PM

by dulynoted (aka duttycalls) Posted Sun June 14, 2009 @ 3:27 PM

I guess people take David Letterman too literally.
But in my opinion, if this did not warrent comment from the party it
was directed to then why are people getting in an uproar about it?
(NOW even gave comment on this).

In the case you did not know, it was the Palins. Not sure since you
did not give the name of the Governor's family.

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The Palins did fire back... by Venice Sun June 14, 2009 @ 4:42 PM


ahh...thanks Venice... by dulynoted (aka duttycalls) Sun June 14, 2009 @ 5:43 PM


by SiouxFan Posted Sun June 14, 2009 @ 11:00 AM

The only reason the Palins are making a big deal of this is to keep
their name in the news.

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by Donno Posted Sun June 14, 2009 @ 9:59 AM

This misunderstanding was resolved days ago. He wasn't talking about
the 14 year old, he meant the 18 year old unwed mother. People do
have sex, and we know she did.

The media has blown this so far out of proportion it has improved
Letterman's ratings. You have to love America.

If you don't want to watch Letterman, you could turn the channel, go
to sleep, or find something stimulating on conservative talk radio.


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Willow vs Bristol by Dru Sun June 14, 2009 @ 2:09 PM


People got the joke... by Casmly Sun June 14, 2009 @ 5:41 PM

I got the "joke" - didn't think it was funny by Michelle O. Sun June 14, 2009 @ 5:53 PM


Maybe you didn't... by Casmly Sun June 14, 2009 @ 6:19 PM


i presume the portion that disagrees with palin on politics. by PepperElf Sun June 14, 2009 @ 6:48 PM


I don't have an opinion of Palin one way or the other... by Venice Sun June 14, 2009 @ 7:27 PM


Michelle by Venice Sun June 14, 2009 @ 7:21 PM




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