Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

The Missing Six Minutes with Ron Paul

  1. Dec 19, 2007 #1
    The Missing Six Minutes with Ron Paul 12/19/07

    Last night at 9:54 PM and this morning at 5:54 AM an interview cable TV program featuring Ron Paul called Headline News (CNN 24 hour news) with Glenn Beck conducting the interview was cut off adbruptly and without explaination.

    Glenn Beck just prior to going to commercial break promised to let Ron Paul speak his mind about any topic and not be limited to a 20-second sound bite, which Beck claimed tends to make Paul sound "Crazy" (his words not mine).

    What is strange is that last night which I understand was a "live" interview was cut off by a grainy news clip about seniors bowling, and how bowling is fun and good exercise, a game played by the ancient Egyptians..........completely irrelevant to anything. An emergency filler for something gone terribly wrong I'm forced to assume.

    This morining the "filler" was provided by my local cable carrier "ComCast" . Just as irrelevant, this was a mock interview between a ComCast commentator and another person of little note. I don't even know the point of the filler, it was obviously thrown together in the heat of the moment, and recently too, just to fill the time allotted before the next scheduled program.

    An interview conspiracy?

    A local black out?

    What's going on here?

    Did anyone see the whole interview to the end?
     
    Last edited: Dec 19, 2007
  2. jcsd
  3. Dec 19, 2007 #2

    ShawnD

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor

    It looks like a few people on Digg saw the same thing
    link
    "CNN put on some senior to talk about bowling for a convenient 10 minutes which totally blocked out the rest of the programming where Ron was supposed to be talking."

    I didn't know he was supposed to be on Beck's show, but I'll be sure to watch that later :smile:
     
  4. Dec 19, 2007 #3
    Thank you for the link, the last segment is intact and viewable.

    http://youtube.com/watch?v=SGQJZhiEAXE
     
  5. Dec 19, 2007 #4
    Hahaha, I got that old lady talking about bowling too, hooray for Comcrap! I caught the end of Beck later on since they rerun his show every other hour or so ;)
     
  6. Dec 19, 2007 #5
  7. Dec 19, 2007 #6

    ShawnD

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor

Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Have something to add?



Similar Discussions: The Missing Six Minutes with Ron Paul
  1. Paul Martin Believes! (Replies: 8)

  2. Ron Paul (Replies: 197)

  3. Ron Paul's candidacy (Replies: 578)

Loading...