Dan Rather, anchorman for CBS News, appears on The David Letterman Show shortly after 9-11. The show had been off the air for a week.
Below are transcript excerpts:
RATHER: President Bush made what I think is his strongest statement yet when he went to the Pentagon this afternoon. He was Giuliani-esque -- I don't think he would mind me saying that, no. He looked the camera straight in the eye -- unblinking -- and said "Osama Dead or Alive."
RATHER: And with what we're dealing with here, which is not one man [Bin Laden], it's a hydra-headed operation that's in 55 countries around the world. Now granted, the focus is on, and we should understand, not just Afghanistan -- Afghanistan, Sudan, Iran, Iraq, Syria, and Libya.
RATHER: They hate America. They hate us. This is one thing that makes this war different. They
In: Other Middle East
Tags: Dan Rather, David Letterman Show, 9-11, September 11, amnesia, hypocrites, memory hole
Location: Manhattan, New York, United States (load item map)
Views: 57633 | Comments: 34 | Votes: 4 | Favorites: 2 | Shared: 2422 | Updates: 0 | Times used in channels: 1
|Liveleak on Facebook|