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  • reject the government's cruel and cynical interpretation.
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  • Yeah, but you need an experienced radio veteran who is a liberal advocate. And there just hadn't been any radio that did that. And so they weren't trained - they had developed all these bad habits of being objective and balanced and stuff like that.
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  • When the president during the campaign said he was against nation building, I didn't realize he meant our nation.
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  • It's easier to put on slippers than to carpet the whole world.
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  • When you encounter seemingly good advice that contradicts other seemingly good advice, ignore them both.
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  • I'm good enough, I'm smart enough, and dog-one it, people like me.
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  • The biases the media has are much bigger than conservative or liberal. They're about getting ratings, about making money, about doing stories that are easy to cover.
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  • I once asked the most fabulous couple I know, Madonna and Guy Ritchie, how they kept things fresh despite having been married for almost seven months. 'It's a job, Al,' Guy told me. 'We work at it every day.'
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  • We need to be pro-science; we have to go back to science.
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  • Coleen is a hero of mine.
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  • I'm neutral in this race but I'm for freedom of speech, which means people should be able to assemble and speak without being shouted down.
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  • The next thing I am doing is moving back home to Minnesota and getting involved in politics. I'm looking at a run for Senate in 2008, but in the meantime I am focused on knitting together the progressive network in the upper Midwest.
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  • I do personal attacks only on people who specialize in personal attacks.
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  • To make the argument that the media has a left- or right-wing, or a liberal or a conservative bias, is like asking if the problem with Al-Qaeda is do they use too much oil in their hummus.
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  • There's no liberal echo chamber in this country. There's a right-wing echo chamber. I want to create a countervailing echo chamber.
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