Tag Archives: ambush interview

  Mock Stalk & Bellow

Badgering Wingnut Moron Manages To Make Us Feel Sorry For Lois Lerner

She's lucky -- In some neighborhoods you get shot for knocking on doors
We aren’t huge fans of former IRS division director Lois Lerner. She began her IRS career under George W. Bush, dropped her “bombshell” about the IRS trying to silence conservatives (no, they weren’t), and then she took the Fifth like a total asshole, so those same oppressed conservatives could cry conspiracy forever. But then there’s Jason Mattera. We know Jason Mattera, the master of such ambush interviews as the time he yelled questions about taxes to a guy he thought was Bono but wasn’t, or his hilarious stunt in which he asked Hillary Clinton to sign a book to murdered ambassador Christopher Stevens (we just don’t “get” rightwing humor, because we are wimps maybe). Read more on Badgering Wingnut Moron Manages To Make Us Feel Sorry For Lois Lerner…
  Still Watters Run Derp

How Long Before Fox News Ambush Guy Who Donated To Obama Hits Unemployment Line?

Jesse Watters, the Fox News correspondent who made a name for himself as Bill O’Reilly’s ambush interview guy, has some ‘splaining to do. Politico’s Dylan Byers reports that a Federal Elections Commission filing shows Watters donated $500 to the Obama campaign in late September. Which kind of seems at odds with his recent on-air opinion that Obama voters are “zombies” who would mindlessly support their Dear Leader “as long as there was Obamacare, gay marriage and abortion on demand.” (Then again, he’s also a guy who — assuming he was involved in producing this idiotic video clip — thinks using “record scratch” sound effects is a hilariously comedic way to suggest that someone is terribly wrongheaded. Skee-RATCH???) Read more on How Long Before Fox News Ambush Guy Who Donated To Obama Hits Unemployment Line?…