Tuesday, March 08, 2005

Tuesday's with Tucker Carlson: To the brink of obscurity

I haven't done one of these in a while, and now seems like it would be appropriate. I see on TVNewser that Tucker's new show on MSNBC could still be month's away, which is sort of bumming me out. He's made a few appearances lately. His appearance on Real Time with Bill Maher was really good. He was on a panel with Tim Robbins and Rep. Stephanie Tubbs-Jones, and he made a better case. In fact, the two conservatives were more appealing than all the liberals on the show. That's not an easy thing to say for me. But Bill and his other guests seemed to really be reaching for something and just not finding it with their answers and his questions. Tucker was more libertarian and more consistent with his. For instance, Tubbs-Jones said she was OK with Arab men not shaking her hand because of tolerance to their culture, but she drew the line at "bee-keeper suits" and driving priveleges. Tucker was more consistent, drawing the line at intolerance of any kind. I suspect that it had more to do with the subjects being discussed than Tucker being the more sensible person. If Gannon/Guckert had been discussed that week, we probably would have seen him reaching for "Democrats being intolerant of gay people" or some such nonsense. Or if we had been talking about the bankruptcy bill and some of those provisions like they probably will this week. And all I really have to do is think back to the campaign and remember "Jacuzzi cases." That bullshit is enough to hate Bow Tie Boy for a lifetime. Regardless, i'm still going to DVR his show and make it a regular part of my viewing. Hardball has become too tedious for me and I hardly ever watch it anymore, so it will be good to have something besides Countdown to watch every night. And it will give me more regular material to discuss in these columns.


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