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Hillary Still Compelling: Highest Rated MTP In Years

HuffPo:
Hillary Clinton brought a ratings bonanza this "Meet the Press" this week, delivering an audience of 4.71 million viewers to the network it's largest audience for a regularly-scheduled prgram since January 30, 2005.
Love her or hate her, they still pay attention to her.

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    Query: has Obama already had a solo (none / 0) (#1)
    by oculus on Thu Jan 17, 2008 at 07:31:20 PM EST
    MTP appearance?

    Yes (none / 0) (#4)
    by Big Tent Democrat on Thu Jan 17, 2008 at 07:49:17 PM EST
    This goes to Andrea Mitchell's implicit (none / 0) (#2)
    by andgarden on Thu Jan 17, 2008 at 07:39:16 PM EST
    complaint on the night of the NH primary, when she asked Terry McAuliffe if Hillary would be doing more media.

    Lost me there. (none / 0) (#3)
    by oculus on Thu Jan 17, 2008 at 07:43:05 PM EST
    The media hates the Clintons (none / 0) (#5)
    by andgarden on Thu Jan 17, 2008 at 07:54:54 PM EST
    in large part because they don't feel that they get  enough access.

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    Every time I turn on the radio, Bill Clinton (none / 0) (#6)
    by oculus on Thu Jan 17, 2008 at 07:57:31 PM EST
    is being interviewed.  

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    or is yelling at a reporter (none / 0) (#8)
    by burnedoutdem on Fri Jan 18, 2008 at 09:08:09 AM EST
    All the better to get free press (and a rockin' headline) with, dearie.  

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    "Dearie"? (none / 0) (#9)
    by oculus on Fri Jan 18, 2008 at 10:23:32 AM EST
    eh... (none / 0) (#10)
    by burnedoutdem on Fri Jan 18, 2008 at 03:10:56 PM EST
    ...it was my typed impersonation of the Big Bad Wolf.  He kind of looks like that when his dander's up...

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    Is this a Bob Johnstonian explanation? (none / 0) (#11)
    by oculus on Fri Jan 18, 2008 at 03:18:40 PM EST
    Maybe she was laying low (none / 0) (#7)
    by burnedoutdem on Fri Jan 18, 2008 at 09:07:17 AM EST
    Post Iowa so she wouldn't have to answer for her loss, but this week it's really important that she controls the story as much as possible leading up to Nevada.  Today's the 10th anniversary of Drudge breaking the Lewinsky story, and heaven knows she wants to keep people on a different story for as long as possible.  It just wouldn't do for all the young feminists who don't remember the details of that scandal to start asking uncomfortable questions on the campaign trail...