TYT 11.12.12 Hour 1

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Hour 1
Segment 1
Cenk hosting today. Latest on the General Petraeus resignation and drama involved. Videos of Rep Peter King bringing to light the real danger behind the FBI’s actions surrounding Petraeus. Video of his mistress talking about classified information regarding potential reasons for the attack in Libya. Cenk thinks this is more egregious than what they’ve accused Bradley Manning of. Allen West has lost his reelection bid in Florida, but he won’t accept it. He’s accusing the voting process of screwing him over and might even sue.

Segment 2
Cenk dismantles the fear over the fiscal cliff talk that is dominating the news. Video of Bill Kristol claiming that raising taxes on the rich won’t be the worst thing in the world. Cenk cautions against buying into the b/s Kristol was throwing around. Even Obama is talking about raising revenue, while lowering taxes on the rich. He’d go with the Republican talking point of bringing in money by closing loopholes & moving money around.

Segment 3
Video of Rowdy Roddy Piper beating Jimmy Superfly Snuka up with a coconut and a banana. Today, Piper tweeted about how Linda McMahon wasted nearly $100 million of her own money on failed campaigns. Video of Grover Norquist denying the fact that Obama won on the basis of increasing taxes on the rich that aren’t paying their share. Doorman in NYC talked about how cheap David Koch is.