I Will Miss Tim Russert

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    A Wonderful Journalist

    I loved Tim Russert, and I was shocked and saddened when he died. I couldn't help thinking that if there is an afterlife he must have been so pissed off to die right before such an exciting election season. Often when things were heating up during the campaign I wondered what...
    autimom autimom
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Nov 11, 2008

    Not a Fan of the News

    Typically, I break out into some sort of rash when all of the news media "superstars" start appearing on Sunday tv.  So many of them are so full of themselves, so full of rhetoric, so full of hate...and just determined to get their opinion aired regardless of who...
    noexcuses noexcuses
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jun 13, 2008

    Sometimes God Is Impatient

    .....there is no other explanation for Tim Russert leaving when he did!  He was a wonderful family man with excellent values and a brilliant mind. Not once did I read or hear an unkind word against him. He was a national treasure. 
    aftermath aftermath
    61-65, F
    Jul 15, 2008

    The Real Deal

    many of today's tv journalists rub me the wrong way. they come off as pompous, rude, and abrasive. all that counts are the ratings, and therefore it doesn't matter that the stories they're covering are about real people, real events. it's all a numbers game. tim russert was one...
    runnagirrl runnagirrl
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Feb 23, 2009

    I Was So Looking Forward...

    The complicated politics of today and the historic Presidential race need him.  Of all the debates of the season, the one he moderated was the one where I cheered, "YES, ask that question!"  He was just the most trustworthy journalist, and the best at what he...
    deleted deleted
    Jun 15, 2008

    TV Watcher

    Wow.  I can't imagine the race for the presidency without Tim Russert in it.  My heart and soul go out to his family, and as well as the rest of the country, heartfelt thanks to those who reported this story on the afternoon news broadcasts...Never saw Tom Brokaw get...
    KrazyJerseyBtch KrazyJerseyBtch
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jun 14, 2008
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