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'A Nonsense Person'

1:40 PM, May 7, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
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Eli Lake responds to "a nonsense person" today on C-Span; 

Here's the transcript, via the Washington Free Beacon:

CALLER: Good morning Mr. Lake. Lindsey Graham and John McCain, these are all, pretty much talking heads for the Dick Cheney neocon wing of let’s go to war for the greater glory and good of Israel. The United States has no dog in this fight. We are broke, if you can remember that. We’ve got people who don’t have jobs who are starving in this country. I want everybody to please call and support the president’s deliberative process. Ask the president to get Congress started on jobs here.

GRETA WODELE BRAWNER: Okay Henry, lets leave it there because you say we have no dog in this fight.

ELI LAKE: I don’t want to take this caller seriously. I would like to tell you if you are watching, sir, I regard as a nonsense person. And the notion that Lindsey Graham and John McCain, who are elected U.S. Senators, are somehow cutouts for the state of Israel as part of a large conspiracy, as a popular fringe theory. Enjoy your basement, enjoy your conspiracies. Back here in reality, I will try to cover the world as it is.

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