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KERA North Texas
Do Fact Checks Matter?He did. (Before the debate, Fox News' Chris Wallace, one of this year's moderat
Do Fact Checks Matter?
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 hours ago
He did. (Before the debate, Fox News' Chris Wallace, one of this year's moderators, as well as past moderators like Jim Lehrer and Bob Schieffer, all in one form or another rejected the idea of umpiring the candidates' statements in real... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Do Fact Checks Matter?He did. (Before the debate, Fox News' Chris Wallace, one of this year's moderat
Do Fact Checks Matter?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 hours ago
He did. (Before the debate, Fox News' Chris Wallace, one of this year's moderators, as well as past moderators like Jim Lehrer and Bob Schieffer, all in one form or another rejected the idea of umpiring the candidates' statements in real... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Lester Holt tries, with mixed success, to fact-check the debatesa presidential debate did not start with this one. Before the first debate betw
Lester Holt tries, with mixed success, to fact-check the debates
Yahoo Sports / Posted 7 hours ago
a presidential debate did not start with this one. Before the first debate between George W. Bush and Al Gore in 2000, Jim Lehrer said the job should be one of “facilitator” and that it was “up to each of the candidates to correct the other’s... Read more
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Salon.com
Twitter goes bananas: From Hillary Clinton’s pantsuit to Donald Trump’s snorting, the social media hits and missesthere at all to maintain order amidst the interrupting and shouting. It brings
Twitter goes bananas: From Hillary Clinton’s pantsuit to Donald Trump’s snorting, the social media hits and misses
Salon.com / Posted 14 hours ago
there at all to maintain order amidst the interrupting and shouting. It brings to mind similar criticisms made of Jim Lehrer after he hosted the first Obama-Romney debate in 2012. Maybe Trump paid taxes! Who knows? This was not the first... Read more
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New York Post
Lester Holt shows he doesn’t know the meaning of impartialline, then sacked the quarterback three times. In the early going, it looked l
Lester Holt shows he doesn’t know the meaning of impartial
New York Post / Posted 16 hours ago
line, then sacked the quarterback three times. In the early going, it looked like it was going to be an ideal, Jim Lehrer-style performance from Lester Holt, the NBC Nightly News anchor. Lehrer was so boringly nonpartisan, so unwilling to... Read more
16h
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Navy launches its newest warshipship is a fast, maneuverable surface ship that is capable of operating close to
Navy launches its newest warship
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 16 hours ago
ship is a fast, maneuverable surface ship that is capable of operating close to shores. The ship’s sponsor, novelist Kate Lehrer, wife of former “PBS NewsHour” anchor Jim Lehrer, broke a champagne bottle across the ship’s bow just before launch.... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Veteran Moderator Jim Lehrer Says Trump And Clinton Are Like 'Oil And Water'debate. No one may be watching as intently as the man who’s moderated more of t
Veteran Moderator Jim Lehrer Says Trump And Clinton Are Like 'Oil And Water'
KERA North Texas / Posted 17 hours ago
debate. No one may be watching as intently as the man who’s moderated more of these matchups than anyone else, Jim Lehrer. The retired PBS news anchor cut his journalistic teeth in Dallas and he sat down with KERA’s vice president of news,... Read more
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KERA North Texas
'These Candidates Are Oil And Water. And They Don't Mix' - Jim Lehrer On Tonight's Debatedebate. No one may be watching as intently as the man who’s moderated more of t
'These Candidates Are Oil And Water. And They Don't Mix' - Jim Lehrer On Tonight's Debate
KERA North Texas / Posted 21 hours ago
debate. No one may be watching as intently as the man who’s moderated more of these matchups than anyone else, Jim Lehrer. The retired PBS news anchor cut his journalistic teeth in Dallas and he sat down with KERA’s vice president of news,... Read more
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Variety
What Else to Watch for at Tonight’s Presidential Debateto look at the moderator — a matter of timing. Obama closed his subpar 2012 deb
What Else to Watch for at Tonight’s Presidential Debate
Variety / Posted yesterday
to look at the moderator — a matter of timing. Obama closed his subpar 2012 debate performance by looking at moderator Jim Lehrer, rather than capping the evening by addressing the viewing audience, as Romney did. Obama also was criticized for not... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Jim Lehrer Offers Advice to Debate Moderators: It's Not About You (Q&A)people. It can be very tempting to try to show [off]. It isn’t about the modera
Jim Lehrer Offers Advice to Debate Moderators: It's Not About You (Q&A)
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted yesterday
people. It can be very tempting to try to show [off]. It isn’t about the moderator furthering their career." Jim Lehrer has moderated 12 presidential debates. His final debate was the first face-off between Mitt Romney and Barrack Obama... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Will Trump Call Clinton "Crooked Hillary"?: 5 Things to Watch for in First Debate1980. "They will be on the same stage at the same time talking to each other a
Will Trump Call Clinton "Crooked Hillary"?: 5 Things to Watch for in First Debate
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted yesterday
1980. "They will be on the same stage at the same time talking to each other and that changes the whole dynamic," says Jim Lehrer, who as a former PBS anchor has moderated a dozen debates. "And it makes it very interesting," adds Lehrer, laughing.... Read more
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Rutland Herald
A moment of truth for presidential debate moderatorsWallace of Fox News, said the same thing, as have some well-known television-ne
A moment of truth for presidential debate moderators
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
Wallace of Fox News, said the same thing, as have some well-known television-news graybeards like the former PBS anchor Jim Lehrer, once a regular debate moderator himself. That treats falsehood like a hockey puck being moved up and down the ice,... Read more
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Fortune
These Presidential Debate Moderators Have Come Under Firethey’ll be upset about something else, as will the Democrats.” A week earlier
These Presidential Debate Moderators Have Come Under Fire
Fortune / Posted yesterday
they’ll be upset about something else, as will the Democrats.” A week earlier in 2012, former PBS NewsHour anchor Jim Lehrer also received his share of criticism. While Crowley was criticized by the GOP, Lehrer drew the ire of Obama and the... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Debate Commission Chief: Candidates Should Fact-Check Each Otherfact-checking to the candidates. The Trump campaign is taking the same positio
Debate Commission Chief: Candidates Should Fact-Check Each Other
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted yesterday
fact-checking to the candidates. The Trump campaign is taking the same position. So are some former moderators, like Jim Lehrer, who has facilitated twelve presidential debates. But many others — including a wide array of journalists — want the... Read more
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Variety
PopPolitics: Newton Minow Says It’s Up to Candidates to Correct Each Other in Debates (Listen)a member of the Commission on Presidential Debates, tells Variety‘s “PopPolitic
PopPolitics: Newton Minow Says It’s Up to Candidates to Correct Each Other in Debates (Listen)
Variety / Posted yesterday
a member of the Commission on Presidential Debates, tells Variety‘s “PopPolitics” on SiriusXM that he agrees with what Jim Lehrer, who has moderated numerous debates, said. “If a candidate says something that is wrong or is not factual, it is the... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each otherfact-checking to the candidates. The Trump campaign is taking the same positio
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each other
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
fact-checking to the candidates. The Trump campaign is taking the same position. So are some former moderators, like Jim Lehrer, who has facilitated twelve presidential debates. But many others — including a wide array of journalists — want the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Lester Holt's Momentdesigned to enable moderators to make a name for themselves at the expense of t
Lester Holt's Moment
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
designed to enable moderators to make a name for themselves at the expense of those on the ballot. Retired PBS anchor Jim Lehrer, a frequent moderator, says he was there to help the candidates advance their own arguments and rebuttals. Fox's Chris... Read more
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The Columbian
Bernstein: Keeping debates on trackof the rules, which in the political arena means sticking to something resembli
Bernstein: Keeping debates on track
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
of the rules, which in the political arena means sticking to something resembling the truth. Former debate moderators Jim Lehrer and Bob Schieffer advocate something of a middle-ground policy. Moderators should give the other candidate a chance to... Read more
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Orange County Register
Will Trump stick to themes, or have to go deep?do not believe it is my job to be a truth squad. It’s up to the other person to
Will Trump stick to themes, or have to go deep?
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
do not believe it is my job to be a truth squad. It’s up to the other person to catch them on that.” Bob Schieffer and Jim Lehrer have hosted a combined 15 presidential debates. They agreed with Wallace’s description when asked as panelists at the... Read more
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Philly.com
The Pulse:do not believe it is my job to be a truth squad. It's up to the other person to
The Pulse:
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
do not believe it is my job to be a truth squad. It's up to the other person to catch them on that." Bob Schieffer and Jim Lehrer have hosted a combined 15 presidential debates. They agreed with Wallace's description when asked as panelists at the... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Let the debates begin, no referee requiredof the rules, which in the political arena means sticking to something resembli
Let the debates begin, no referee required
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
of the rules, which in the political arena means sticking to something resembling the truth. Former debate moderators Jim Lehrer and Bob Schieffer advocate something of a middle-ground policy. Moderators should give the other candidate a chance to... Read more
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CBC.ca
Winner aside, it's a lose-lose for presidential debate moderatorsWith the highly anticipated first U.S. presidential debate set for Monday night
Winner aside, it's a lose-lose for presidential debate moderators
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
With the highly anticipated first U.S. presidential debate set for Monday night, veteran journalist Jim Lehrer, a seasoned moderator of such contests, is just as happy to sit this one out. "Oh no, heavens no," he says, when asked if he regrets not... Read more
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New York Post
If de Blasio can’t get a handle on his temper, he’s in big troublebefore he started doing radio call-in shows: He just can’t keep his cool when h
If de Blasio can’t get a handle on his temper, he’s in big trouble
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
before he started doing radio call-in shows: He just can’t keep his cool when he gets tough questions. On Friday’s Brian Lehrer show, de Blasio lectured one caller, “Please leave your conspiracy theories at home,” and accused another of “the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Architects’ proposed design for Arts District skyscrapers would transform neighborhoodthe “fabric,” thickly planted and laced with pedestrian corridors open to the p
Architects’ proposed design for Arts District skyscrapers would transform neighborhood
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
the “fabric,” thickly planted and laced with pedestrian corridors open to the public. (The landscape design is by Mia Lehrer + Associates.) Above the table are a series of “fingers” — bar buildings running north-south and holding apartments... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Seth Meyers, Bernie Sanders, John Mina: Sunday guestshost of NBC's "Late Night," discusses his Trump critiques on "Reliable Sources"
Seth Meyers, Bernie Sanders, John Mina: Sunday guests
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
host of NBC's "Late Night," discusses his Trump critiques on "Reliable Sources" at 11 a.m. on CNN. Other guests are Jim Lehrer, former host of "PBS Newshour," former ABC correspondent Ann Compton and Janet Brown, executive director of the... Read more
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Boston Globe
The strange tale of Abraham Wallach, a high-level former Trump executive with a penchant for theftsort of offense, however, that caught Trump’s attention: In late 1989, Wallach
The strange tale of Abraham Wallach, a high-level former Trump executive with a penchant for theft
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
sort of offense, however, that caught Trump’s attention: In late 1989, Wallach appeared on public television’s “MacNeil/Lehrer NewsHour” after being invited to comment on the precarious state of Trump’s empire, then teetering near... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Suggested Debate QuestionsMy advice to the moderators remains to heed the wise counsel of my friend and l
Suggested Debate Questions
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
My advice to the moderators remains to heed the wise counsel of my friend and longtime colleague Jim Lehrer - who has moderated a record 12 presidential debates - which is to pay total attention to the candidate's answer to the question asked. To... Read more
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Variety
Presidential Debates History: The Day Both Candidates Stayed Silenta total of 27 minutes, they just stared and waited, “almost like robots,” Carte
Presidential Debates History: The Day Both Candidates Stayed Silent
Variety / Posted 4 days ago
a total of 27 minutes, they just stared and waited, “almost like robots,” Carter later said in a 2000 interview with Jim Lehrer. “We didn’t move around, we didn’t walk over and shake hands with each other. We just stood there.” Ford later said,... Read more
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GlaubeAktuell
Denkanstoßnoch nicht erfunden. Meister Eckhart lebte von ungefähr 1260 bis 1328. Er war M
Denkanstoß
GlaubeAktuell / Posted 4 days ago
noch nicht erfunden. Meister Eckhart lebte von ungefähr 1260 bis 1328. Er war Mönch, hoher Funktionär seines Ordens, Uni-Lehrer, Seelsorger und Volksprediger. Er wollte ein �Lebemeister� sein und hatte innovative Ideen. Die lassen mich vermuten,... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Debating the FutureMy advice to the moderators remains to heed the wise counsel of my friend and l
Debating the Future
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
My advice to the moderators remains to heed the wise counsel of my friend and longtime colleague Jim Lehrer - who has moderated a record 12 presidential debates - which is to pay total attention to the candidate's answer to the question asked. To... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Chabad Of South Broward Hosts Kinus ConventionRabbi Tennenhaus, Rabbi Moshe Schwartz, Rabbi Leizer Barash, and especially the
Chabad Of South Broward Hosts Kinus Convention
The Jewish Press / Posted 5 days ago
Rabbi Tennenhaus, Rabbi Moshe Schwartz, Rabbi Leizer Barash, and especially the main organizer, Rabbi Mordy Feiner. Chaim Lehrer About the Author: If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page. Our comments section is... Read more
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ORF Wien
Lehrerkritik an Schulverwaltungssoftware Patientendaten, Steuerformalitäten und auch im Schulbereich werden Computerpr
Lehrerkritik an Schulverwaltungssoftware
ORF Wien / Posted 5 days ago
Patientendaten, Steuerformalitäten und auch im Schulbereich werden Computerprogramme zur Verwaltung eingesetzt. Seit drei Jahren ist das Schulprogramm „WiSion“ im Einsatz - und funktioniert offenbar immer... Read more
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CBS News
Look back: Most memorable debate momentsthe president was indifferent and out of touch. “I took a huge hit,” Bush said
Look back: Most memorable debate moments
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
the president was indifferent and out of touch. “I took a huge hit,” Bush said years later in speaking with Journalist Jim Lehrer for a PBS documentary, “Debating our Destiny.” Admiral James Stockdale - 1992 Cheney and Edwards - 2004 Cheney and... Read more
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CBS News
Look back: Most memorable debate momentsthe president was indifferent and out of touch. “I took a huge hit,” Bush said
Look back: Most memorable debate moments
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
the president was indifferent and out of touch. “I took a huge hit,” Bush said years later in speaking with Journalist Jim Lehrer for a PBS documentary, “Debating our Destiny.” Admiral James Stockdale - 1992 Cheney and Edwards - 2004 Cheney and... Read more
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SMU Daily Campus
Debate moderator Jim Lehrer comes to DallasDebate moderator and former anchor for “PBS Newshour” Jim Lehrer revisited key
Debate moderator Jim Lehrer comes to Dallas
SMU Daily Campus / Posted 5 days ago
Debate moderator and former anchor for “PBS Newshour” Jim Lehrer revisited key moments from significant debates in the past and shed insight from his years of experience to a sold-out audience at the George W. Bush Presidential Center on Wednesday... Read more
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ORF Wien
Schule tauschte alle Lehrerinnen aus Eine kleine Volksschule im 19. Bezirk hat alle ihre Lehrerinnen ausgetauscht.
Schule tauschte alle Lehrerinnen aus
ORF Wien / Posted 5 days ago
Eine kleine Volksschule im 19. Bezirk hat alle ihre Lehrerinnen ausgetauscht. Grund war ein Schulausflug in Niederösterreich, bei dem die Lehrerinnen die Schüler über einen bereits geschlossenen Bahnübergang... Read more
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Business Wire
Schüler aus Hongkong und Thailand gewinnen Hauptpreis bei Panasonic KWN Global Contest 2016 während der Paralympischen Spiele 2016 in RioSchule aus Hongkong den Hauptpreis für ihr Video. Hier geht es um ein junges Mä
Schüler aus Hongkong und Thailand gewinnen Hauptpreis bei Panasonic KWN Global Contest 2016 während der Paralympischen Spiele 2016 in Rio
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
Schule aus Hongkong den Hauptpreis für ihr Video. Hier geht es um ein junges Mädchen, das eine wertvolle Lektion von seinem Lehrer darüber bekommt, wie man die Dinge aus verschiedenen Blickwinkeln betrachten und nicht nur sich selbst, sondern auch... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Public interest should prevail in moderating debatescommission in the past chose wisely with seasoned and fair political reporters
Public interest should prevail in moderating debates
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
commission in the past chose wisely with seasoned and fair political reporters and analysts such as the retired Jim Lehrer of PBS and Bob Schieffer of CBS News, who were sole moderators. This year, three others will share the chore: Lester... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Don't Get Lauer'd: Nervous Networks Prep for Presidential Debatesput news chiefs on unsure footing as the media — not just the candidates — beco
Don't Get Lauer'd: Nervous Networks Prep for Presidential Debates
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
put news chiefs on unsure footing as the media — not just the candidates — become the story. Says retired PBS anchor Jim Lehrer, who has moderated 12 debates, "There's no way to do it without being criticized." As the clock ticks town to the... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
3 Questions with Gregg TurnerBe there or be square. Can you explain your music? Like, what’s your pitch?It’
3 Questions with Gregg Turner
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
Be there or be square. Can you explain your music? Like, what’s your pitch?It’s hopefully Jonathan Richman meets Tom Lehrer with a little bit of Allan Sherman thrown in—y’know, “Hello Muddah Hello Faddah.” I have two backup singers and we do... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Former FCC chairman: Ditch debate moderator, let Clinton and Trump go at ita "fact-checker," or should he leave it to the candidates to debunk each other'
Former FCC chairman: Ditch debate moderator, let Clinton and Trump go at it
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
a "fact-checker," or should he leave it to the candidates to debunk each other's erroneous claims, as veteran moderator Jim Lehrer controversially suggested last week? Perhaps nobody is better experienced to voice an opinion than 90-year-old... Read more
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GlaubeAktuell
GlaubeAktuell: Journal - Glaube,Liebe,Hoffnungbetont werden. Die intensive Beschäftigung mit Person und Werk Martin Luthers e
GlaubeAktuell: Journal - Glaube,Liebe,Hoffnung
GlaubeAktuell / Posted 7 days ago
betont werden. Die intensive Beschäftigung mit Person und Werk Martin Luthers erlaubte es, ihn als Zeugen des Evangeliums, Lehrer im Glauben und Rufer zur geistlichen Erneuerung zu würdigen.(2) Im Blick auf das Jahr 2017 besteht heute die... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Navy launches combat ship in MarinetteUSS Wichita was christened Saturday at the shipyard in Marinette, where it was
Navy launches combat ship in Marinette
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
USS Wichita was christened Saturday at the shipyard in Marinette, where it was built. The ship's sponsor, novelist Kate Lehrer, wife of former "PBS NewsHour" anchor Jim Leher, broke a champagne bottle across the ship's bow just before launch.... Read more
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Variety
Emmy Awards Winners: Updated ListExecutive Producer Heidi Klum, Executive Producer Jane Cha, Executive Produce
Emmy Awards Winners: Updated List
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
Executive Producer Heidi Klum, Executive Producer Jane Cha, Executive Producer Desiree Gruber, Executive Producer Eli Lehrer, Executive Producer Mary Donahue, Executive Producer David Hillman, Executive Producer Patrick Reardon, Executive... Read more
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Business Insider
A simple plan to fix the presidential debatesin interacting with the candidates. Those guidelines would not fit the concept
A simple plan to fix the presidential debates
Business Insider / Posted 9 days ago
in interacting with the candidates. Those guidelines would not fit the concept of the veteran debate moderators Jim Lehrer or Bob Schieffer, or the moderator of the third debate, Chris Wallace. Wallace last week said it was not his job to... Read more
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The Atlantic
A Simple Plan to Fix the Presidential Debatesin interacting with the candidates. Those guidelines would not fit the concept
A Simple Plan to Fix the Presidential Debates
The Atlantic / Posted 9 days ago
in interacting with the candidates. Those guidelines would not fit the concept of the veteran debate moderators Jim Lehrer or Bob Schieffer, or the moderator of the third debate, Chris Wallace. Wallace last week said it was not his job to... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
U.S. Navy Christening of Future USS Wichitaseven that Lockheed Martin has put in the water at Marinette Marine, surrounded
U.S. Navy Christening of Future USS Wichita
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 9 days ago
seven that Lockheed Martin has put in the water at Marinette Marine, surrounded by the traditional ceremony that saw Kate Lehrer as the ships sponsor in the important christening ceremony. "This is by far the best ship that they have put out of... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Navy launches new littoral combat ship in WisconsinUSS Wichita was christened Saturday at the shipyard in Marinette, where it was
Navy launches new littoral combat ship in Wisconsin
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 9 days ago
USS Wichita was christened Saturday at the shipyard in Marinette, where it was built. The ship’s sponsor, novelist Kate Lehrer, wife of former “PBS NewsHour” anchor Jim Leher, broke a champagne bottle across the ship’s bow just before launch.... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Debating the futureHillary Clinton. My advice to the moderators remains to heed the wise counsel
Debating the future
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 10 days ago
Hillary Clinton. My advice to the moderators remains to heed the wise counsel of my friend and longtime colleague Jim Lehrer - who has moderated a record 12 presidential debates - which is to pay total attention to the candidate's answer to... Read more
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Variety
Bette Midler’s ‘Hello, Dolly!’ Rounds Out Its Broadway Castas part of a creative team that also includes Santo Loquasto (sets and costumes
Bette Midler’s ‘Hello, Dolly!’ Rounds Out Its Broadway Cast
Variety / Posted 11 days ago
as part of a creative team that also includes Santo Loquasto (sets and costumes), Natasha Katz (lights) and Scott Lehrer (sound). “Hello, Dolly!” begins previews March 15 at the Shubert Theater, where the show will open April 20. Scott... Read more
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