By Jueseppi B.
Geraldo Attacks O’Reilly over Contentious Obama Interview: You ‘Minimized’ the President!
Published on Feb 8, 2014
Geraldo Rivera took on Bill O’Reilly Friday night over whether O’Reilly was disrespectful to President Obama in their big Super Bowl interview. Rivera gave O’Reilly some benefit of the doubt, but other than that thought O’Reilly was a bit too confrontational and didn’t give Obama the kind of respect a president normally deserves.
Rivera argued it was less like an interview and more like a meeting of the minds with the “President of Most of the White Guys of America” (O’Reilly) against the president of the rest of the country, and told O’Reilly that it was out of line for him to refer to Obama as a “community organizer.”
He said it was “unsettling to watch,” and the president deserves “all the respect and dignity” of the office. O’Reilly fired back that his job is not to please, it’s to “get information” and ask “the tough questions,” and believed that he gave enough deference and respect to the office of the presidency.
Bill O’Reilly interviews President Obama before the Super Bowl
Published on Feb 2, 2014
Rivera concluded that the larger point O’Reilly made about inner-city families was “obscured” by how he “minimized” the president.
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