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Phil Donahue, as far as I can tell, is an ideologue, meaning that he is set in his beliefs, right or wrong. What I find offensive about the man is his lack of character. He deliberately became the dupe of Senator Charles Schumer one day on the Phil Donahue Show when he, dare I say it, ambushed, a guest from the NRA. The two hosts, as it were, cross-fired the victum, and it certainly was not a fair discussion of the issues. It is this kind of technique that is propagandistic in nature and anything but a fair debate, and it caused me to lose respect for the man, who I had formerly believed to be an honest human being. Well, another hero bites the dust. It is hard to believe in anybody nowadays. Lesson learned.

Peter Heilemann

Fort Carson, CO

Dec 18 2009 - 10:57pm