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Posts Tagged ‘Bill O’Reilly’

Bill O’Reilly: ‘The Internet is Making America Stupid.’

pinheadWarm. Fuzzy. And a fresh batch of WTF, right?

While I would mail a high-five to Mr. O’Reilly if he said that about text messaging for all the dolts who speak in text lingo, he said the entire Internet is making us a nation of idiots.

Newsweek survey is causing his manties to ride up his self-righteous behind. You see, more than 3 million immigrants took the U.S. citizenship examination from October 2009 to August 2013. Roughly 92 percent of applicants passed it.

As for the U.S. citizens who took the native citizenry overview? Well, that earned the name calling… Read more

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Eastwood on Chrysler Ad: ‘The Spin Stops With You Guys’

Political conservatives who should’ve been paying attention to the game instead of the ads got themselves all fired up over an imagined conspiracy theory about the Chrysler/Clint Eastwood ad that ran during the Super Bowl.

Karl Rove said he was “offended” by the ad, with others on his side of the political spectrum backing up his claims that the clip is an endorsement of President Obama and the auto bailouts.

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Can You Pay to be a Guest on Bill O’Reilly, Sean Hannity’s and Rush Limbaugh’s Shows?

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While perusing the website of PR trade publication O’Dwyer’s, we noticed this advertisement offering to book talk show interviews on a “pay-per-placement” basis.

We’ve heard of “pay-per-placement” PR agencies before, and of course, one of the PR industry’s value propositions is that you pay a consultant or agency for media placements, among other services.

Nothing new there.

However, we can’t recall seeing an advertisement that implies in such a direct manner that one can pay to get on big name TV and radio shows such as those hosted by Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly and Sean Hannity, as well as conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh.

Reached for comment, Jerry McGlothlin, president of Special Guests, Inc. told us the company offers both a monthly fee and a pay-per-placement service.

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