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Bully Pulpit

The term "bully pulpit" stems from President Theodore Roosevelt's reference to the White House as a "bully pulpit," meaning a terrific platform from which to persuasively advocate an agenda. Roosevelt often used the word "bully" as an adjective meaning superb/wonderful. The Bully Pulpit features news, reasoned discourse, opinion and some humor.

Sunday, August 28, 2005

Robertson Apologizes for Chavez Assassination Remarks

By Randy Hall
CNSNews.com Staff Writer/Editor

(CNSNews.com) - Christian broadcaster Pat Robertson apologized Wednesday for calling on the U.S. to assassinate Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, stating that he "spoke in frustration" regarding "the war of terror being waged against civilized nations throughout the world."


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