Shepard Smith Speaks Some Truth

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    That is one of the greatest things I have ever heard.

  • Brutus||

    Holy shit, it's like the corona of the sun as it emerges from behind a total eclipse!

  • Death Rock and Skull||

    Dick Clark was the rapture.

  • ChrisO||

    It certainly took ol' Shep awhile to figure that out.

  • plu1959||

    Now he knows this?

  • sticks||

    Did he just other politics?*

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    Can't WTFV at work. Anyone care to quote what he said?

  • Pro Libertate||

    Politics is weird. And creepy. And has nothing to do with reality. Something like that.

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    Where's The Summarizer when I need him?

  • Pro Libertate||

    He read something about Romney and his wife loving Newt and his wife. Then he said the above.

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    You may not touch my monkey.

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    May I dance instead?

  • Hell's Librarian||

    Seriously, that is exactly what he said, with the deadest of deadpan faces.

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    "...and now I know lacks even the loosest attachment to anything like reality."

  • Pro Libertate||

    It's such beautiful language. Really, he should set it to song.

  • Hell's Librarian||

    I have to admit, I felt a tingle down my leg when he said it.

  • Pi Guy||

    Saw "...felt a trickle down my leg..." on first read.

  • Death Rock and Skull||

    Shepard Smith: "There is a political and spooky, strange, I know that lack even the loosest attachment to something like a reality now."

    [Picture darkens, momentary silence, credits roll, lime's in the coconut]

  • AlmightyJB||

    Mitt called Newt friend. Shep called all pols liars.

  • Pro Libertate||

    Lies. Then truth.

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    Shep Smith-

    Politics is weird. And creepy. And now I know lacks even the loosest attachment to anything like reality.
  • Pro Libertate||

    You know, that actually was fair and balanced.

  • Pro Libertate||

    And awesome. Man, if only news anchors would say that sort of thing more often.

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    Yeah, that's the kind of top notch commentary one only finds in 4 year olds.

  • AlmightyJB||

    Now, if he could just stop taking himself so seriously.

  • Death Rock and Skull||

    Oh shit. This man's life or career may be in danger. Yep.

  • jcp370||

    Yes, he's so honest & wise. And he thinks Obama's dreamy too.

  • Randian||

    [citation needed]

  • Fist of Etiquette||

    Speaking of weird and creepy.

  • Hell's Librarian||

    No way, that was funny as hell.

  • sloopyinca||

    This is why Shep Smith is the best anchor on news TV. He just flat doesn't give a fuck sometimes and calls people out on their over-the-top bullshit.

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    Might need to manually move the slider a bit to get the vid to play.

  • A Mathematician||

    I think Megan Kelly is better but her show is on in the middle of the day.

  • Monty Crisco||

    Bret Baier ain't bad and he is the only to have actually INTERVIEWED Obama (as opposed to suck his dick) since he came into office (as opposed to the fawning media's mouth...)

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    Why can't I stop watching?

  • db||

    I nearly shed a tear watching this.

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    I wonder how many of my Facebook friends will see the headline and be apoplectic and refuse to watch.

  • Abdul||

    Some intern is paying another $20 and saying "Sorry you got fired, but you proved your point. They really will read any old shit on the teleprompter."

  • Kolohe||

    Shep will every so often, but with some regularity, go off script. It's what makes his show one of the few watchable cable news shows.

  • TheZeitgeist||

    I remember when Shep was on a round table discussion back in the Shrubbery days and he went off then too: "WE (we being the USA) DO NOT FUCKING TORTURE!" Shep said banging the round table as the old gizzards looked around at each other, confused at such an aberration of clarity.

    I've liked Shep ever since. Its out there on the intertubes somewhere, I'm just too lazy to look.

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    It's here. I don't know much about him, but these two videos have made me a fan.

  • Robert||

    Wha'd he say? I've got no audio or video capability.

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    Here you go:

    Shep Smith-

    Politics is weird. And creepy. And now I know lacks even the loosest attachment to anything like reality.
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    That was right after he read a statement from Romney to the effect that Romney and Newt are now friends and look forward to working together.

  • TingoZing||

    OK see that makes no sene at all dude, None.

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    Other than this being slightly unusual and his amusing choice of expression, there's nothing interesting about this. What's that saying? Even broken people are right occasionally.

  • fabius||

    he then raised his eyes to the heavens and said something about how delightfully weird and not at all creepy things are in Oxford, Miss., and shouted "Hotty mother fuckin Toddy!"...I assume.

  • Monty Crisco||

    (As Spicoli)

  • NL_||

    Much like jazz, the magic of this clip is not in what he says, it's in the pauses between his words.

    It's like one of those stroke-like migraines that makes reporters babble. Except instead of accidentally speaking gibberish, Shep accidentally had a human reaction.

  • han||

    A very good article.


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