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Is it unfair to bring up Mel Gibson's troubles? After all, it's been more than three years since the superstar allegedly blamed those "fucking Jews" for "all the wars in the world." Gibson loses it in this interview, saying "I've done all the necessary mea culpas."

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Remember that long-ago news conference when George W. Bush couldn't think of any mistakes he had made? Unbelievably, he still can't.

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President Bush reflects on his time in office, airing some regrets and looking to have some say in framing his legacy, during an interview with ABC's Charlie Gibson airing Monday.

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GOP vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin said today that she was "delighted" with her performance in a much-publicized ABC News interview with Charlie Gibson and gave credit to her "trusty Magic 8-Ball" for helping her come up with answers to "some darn tricky questions," according to this satirical report.

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Some flip-flops are more welcome than others During Sarah Palin's interview with Sean Hannity, which "The Daily Show" likened to an infomercial, the VP candidate said war with Russia would be "off the table" That's a different tune than the one she hummed for ABC's Charlie Gibson.

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On Friday, ABC aired another set of excerpts of the interviews of Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin by the journalist her team picked to pose the questions, Charlie Gibson. In these clips, Palin appears slightly more relaxed than she was the previous day, but some of her answers still were fuzzy, especially when it came to whether her personal views on certain issues would influence her policy decisions.

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ABC plans to air portions of Charles Gibson's exclusive interview with Sarah Palin all over its air, hoping to squeeze every last drop of ratings out of the VP nominee's first unscripted appearance. But there's a byproduct of ABC's scheduling: Palin's one foray into media accountability will appear more like several.

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After days of insisting that she is ready to be president but not ready to answer questions, the McCain campaign announced that Sarah Palin will, at last, be interviewed by the dreaded media. Why ABC's Charlie Gibson was specifically chosen for the honor, we don't know, but he'll be flying to Alaska to sit down sometime this week with the VP nominee.

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The Democrats met in Philadelphia Wednesday night for their 21st and probably finally debate The Washington Post's Tom Shales was horrified by what he saw, but not because of the candidates: "For the first 52 minutes Gibson and Stephanopoulos dwelled entirely on specious and gossipy trivia that already has been hashed and rehashed, in the hope of getting the candidates to claw at one another over disputes that are no longer news".

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AlterNet's Jonathan Jones probes Hollywood's post-"Passion" fetish for Christian-oriented films and challenges the assumption that religious movies will rake in the cash by pandering to an attention-starved audience.

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