Even O'Reilly's Minions Don't Back Him Up Over His Shawn Hornbeck Comments

tof-kidz.jpg When did Bernie " I hate at least 110 people" Goldberg became O'Reilly's go to guy when it's not about Dan Rather? Last week he tried to be sneaky critical by telling O'Reilly that he shouldn't be engaging in conjecture about Shawn Hornbeck's behavior. Blaming the kid is not conjecture---it's utterly horrifying.

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Billy tried to say his duty as a journalist (I thought he was an opinion man.) was to discount the Stockholm Syndrome because everybody was talking about it, but he doesn't believe in it. Can you figure that out? You know he's feeling the heat over his remarks or he wouldn't have bothered to address this story again. Jane Hall even hit Bill on his behavior by reminding him that he said: (rough transcript)

Hall: ...I know you're a big supporter of putting away people who abuse kids, but you did seem to be saying, why didn't this kid escape when he could.---Didn't you also say he might have enjoyed the life and liked not going to school?

I have his whole interview posted here that started this flap. There's no "out of context" moments that Hall eludes to.


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