Follow us on...
Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Facebook Watch us on YouTube
Register
Page 1 of 72 12341151 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 1078
  1. #1
    Baluchitherium The Rover's Avatar
    Join Date
    01.07.07
    Location
    The Texxas Jam - 1978
    Posts
    5,014
    Favorite VH Album

    Depends on the Day of the Week
    Favorite VH Song

    HAIL, D.O.A., TYWH
    Last Online

    03.26.17 @ 06:51 PM
    Likes
    729
    Liked 892 Times in 540 Posts


    Premium Member

    Default The 2016 Presidential Debates - Then and Now . . .

    From The New Yorker Magazine

    http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/20...dential-debate

    The 2016 Schedule:

    Time – The debates will air from:
    9pm – 10:30pm ET
    8pm – 9:30pm CT
    7pm – 8:30pm MT
    6pm – 7:30pm PT

    http://www.uspresidentialelectionnew...bate-schedule/

    The dates and venues have been announced for the 2016 Presidential debates between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. The date for the Vice Presidential debate between Tim Kaine and Mike Pence has also been announced. Note the broadcast times and channels are identical for the Presidential debates and the Vice Presidential debate.

    Tickets – Tickets for each debate are controlled by the hosting university and are extremely limited since the debates are primarily produced for television. The majority of tickets are distributed to host university students and faculty through a lottery system. See this page for all available ticketing details.

    Live Streaming – All the major news networks will offer a free live stream as will YouTube and Twitter. Live stream links will be posted the day of the debate.

    TV Channels – Each debate will be broadcast live on C-SPAN, ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC, as well as all cable news channels including CNN, Fox News and MSNBC among others.

    Full Videos – Click the “Watch Full Video Link” below on each debate to watch the entire debate video.

    Monday, September 26, 2016
    First presidential debate
    Moderator: Lester Holt, Anchor, NBC Nightly News
    Location: Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

    The first debate will be divided into six time segments of approximately 15 minutes each on major topics to be selected by the moderator and announced at least one week before the debate. The moderator will open each segment with a question, after which each candidate will have two minutes to respond. Candidates will then have an opportunity to respond to each other. The moderator will use the balance of the time in the segment for a deeper discussion of the topic.

    *Wright State University in Ohio has withdrawn from holding the First Presidential debate due to budget issues. Hofstra University will step in to host the first Clinton/Trump debate.

    ~~8 U.S.C. § 1182(f)~~

  2. #2
    Eruption TJENZ's Avatar
    Join Date
    01.25.11
    Location
    Chicago
    Posts
    739
    Favorite VH Album

    Women and Children First
    Favorite VH Song

    Everybody Wants Some!!
    Last Online

    03.24.17 @ 11:44 AM
    Likes
    535
    Liked 419 Times in 248 Posts

    Default

    I'm looking forward to the debates.
    Curious to see if it brings out a different Trump than we saw in the primary debates. I don't think he can do what he did there and repeat success in this venue.

    I do enjoy that he's already complaining about the moderator.
    Take his friendly chat Monday night with Fox's Bill O'Reilly, who asked Trump about the scheduled moderators of his debates with Hillary Clinton. If you missed it, here's a portion of the transcript courtesy of The Washington Post when they talked about the journalists who will be asking the questions, including Lester Holt of NBC:

    "TRUMP: And by the way, Lester is a Democrat.
    "O'REILLY: I didn't know that.
    "TRUMP: Look, it's a phony system. Lester is a Democrat. I mean, they are all Democrats. Okay? It's a very unfair system."
    Well, we checked that part about NBC's Lester Holt, who will moderate the first debate on Sept. 26.

    In fact, as Time magazine also points out, Holt has been a registered Republican in the state of New York since 2003.
    http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-w...olt-a-democrat

  3. #3
    Gird your loins Daisy Hill's Avatar
    Join Date
    04.17.08
    Age
    56
    Location
    Goose Poop, Ohio
    Posts
    12,413
    Favorite VH Album

    Fair Warning
    Favorite VH Song

    Panama
    Last Online

    03.26.17 @ 08:06 AM
    Likes
    1,613
    Liked 1,972 Times in 1,189 Posts

    Default

    It's funny because someone was talking about this on one of the political shows and asking about what kind of preparation Trump would do and the answer from an "insider" was that he would not do any preparation.....he feels he is already prepared

    that could be a big mistake

    but even that, just winning a debate does not mean winning votes. I think Hillary has much much more to lose in this arena than Trump has and he knows it. Even today, women walk a tricky line between being assertive and being seen as a harpy and CLintons speech style doesn't help her.

  4. The Following Member Likes This Post:


  5. #4
    Hang 'Em High Hurricane Halen's Avatar
    Join Date
    07.17.03
    Age
    48
    Location
    Shreveport Louisiana
    Posts
    6,270
    Favorite VH Album

    All of them
    Favorite VH Song

    All of them
    Last Online

    03.26.17 @ 11:27 AM
    Likes
    2,574
    Liked 1,900 Times in 1,056 Posts

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Daisy Hill View Post
    It's funny because someone was talking about this on one of the political shows and asking about what kind of preparation Trump would do and the answer from an "insider" was that he would not do any preparation.....he feels he is already prepared

    that could be a big mistake

    but even that, just winning a debate does not mean winning votes. I think Hillary has much much more to lose in this arena than Trump has and he knows it. Even today, women walk a tricky line between being assertive and being seen as a harpy and CLintons speech style doesn't help her.
    Yeah, it could bite him in the ass. Speaking of ass and preparation.....

    I see Hillary as the Hemorrhoid, and Trump as the, "Preparation H". Just wanted to throw that out there for unknown reasons.

    HH<-------Nov is gonna be some kind of scary----------------

    VH LINKS Resident Paramedic/Firefighter
    #officialhashtaghater
    Copyright holder of all things, "<-----------------"

    UC<------Goal in life to be included in an HH sig-----

  6. #5
    Atomic Punk bklynboy68's Avatar
    Join Date
    01.10.12
    Posts
    14,692
    Favorite VH Album

    The Magnificent 7
    Last Online

    03.26.17 @ 05:39 PM
    Likes
    8,929
    Liked 8,481 Times in 4,588 Posts


    Premium Member

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by TJENZ View Post
    I'm looking forward to the debates.
    Curious to see if it brings out a different Trump than we saw in the primary debates. I don't think he can do what he did there and repeat success in this venue.

    I do enjoy that he's already complaining about the moderator.

    http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-w...olt-a-democrat

    Leave it to NPR to skew reality. When you watch the video it shows you that things didn't really go down how they reported it.

    Fast forward to the 10:30 mark

     "He has a swaggering retro machismo that will give hives to the Steinem cabal" -Camille Paglia on Donald Trump

    "Make way for the bad guy"- Tony Montana

    'This hamburger don't need no helper"- David Lee Roth

    "I wish Bon Jovi would've given me a call before he recorded all of his hits, because the lyrics would've been smarter, the melodies would've been much more smashing, and they would've sold a lot fewer records." -David Lee Roth

    "My beef is people thinking Bon Jovi is good cuz they sold lots of records to housewives." -tango

    "But being number one doesn’t really mean jack fuck all. We sold twice as many records as other records that year (1984) that landed in the Number One position." ~Eddie Van Halen

  7. #6
    Eruption TJENZ's Avatar
    Join Date
    01.25.11
    Location
    Chicago
    Posts
    739
    Favorite VH Album

    Women and Children First
    Favorite VH Song

    Everybody Wants Some!!
    Last Online

    03.24.17 @ 11:44 AM
    Likes
    535
    Liked 419 Times in 248 Posts

    Default

    The video shows the quote is 100% accurate. Keep watching Trump goes on to say "They're gaming the refs" in regards to debate #2. Because those moderators are from CNN.

    If it is gamed in any fashion, it is gamed to favor Trump. Registered republican for debate #1 and a Fox commentator for debate #3.
    If you're keeping score at home, that's 2 debates to 1 where the moderators should favor the GOP candidate.
    Can you believe how much Clinton is whining about that?

  8. #7
    Atomic Punk bklynboy68's Avatar
    Join Date
    01.10.12
    Posts
    14,692
    Favorite VH Album

    The Magnificent 7
    Last Online

    03.26.17 @ 05:39 PM
    Likes
    8,929
    Liked 8,481 Times in 4,588 Posts


    Premium Member

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by TJENZ View Post
    The video shows the quote is 100% accurate. Keep watching Trump goes on to say "They're gaming the refs" in regards to debate #2. Because those moderators are from CNN.

    If it is gamed in any fashion, it is gamed to favor Trump. Registered republican for debate #1 and a Fox commentator for debate #3.
    If you're keeping score at home, that's 2 debates to 1 where the moderators should favor the GOP candidate.
    Can you believe how much Clinton is whining about that?
    Yeeeeah, did you watch the video? It doesn't really back up what NPR was trying to imply. And if you think that Lester Holt of NBC is going to run defense for Trump during the debates ...don't hold your breath.
     "He has a swaggering retro machismo that will give hives to the Steinem cabal" -Camille Paglia on Donald Trump

    "Make way for the bad guy"- Tony Montana

    'This hamburger don't need no helper"- David Lee Roth

    "I wish Bon Jovi would've given me a call before he recorded all of his hits, because the lyrics would've been smarter, the melodies would've been much more smashing, and they would've sold a lot fewer records." -David Lee Roth

    "My beef is people thinking Bon Jovi is good cuz they sold lots of records to housewives." -tango

    "But being number one doesn’t really mean jack fuck all. We sold twice as many records as other records that year (1984) that landed in the Number One position." ~Eddie Van Halen

  9. #8
    orig VH fan x craps champ edwardv's Avatar
    Join Date
    12.12.01
    Age
    58
    Location
    hanover pennsylvania
    Posts
    9,046
    Favorite VH Album

    diver down
    Favorite VH Song

    drop dead legs
    Last Online

    03.26.17 @ 06:54 PM
    Likes
    3,574
    Liked 1,762 Times in 1,113 Posts


    Premium Member

    Default

    EVH 1979: Well, actually it's not much of a vacation, because we run everything ourselves. We design our own album cover, we have to be in the office every day to sign checks - the whole corporation revolves around us. Nothing can be done without our approval. We even have photo approval.

  10. The Following Member Likes This Post:


  11. #9
    Forum Frontman Double Down's Avatar
    Join Date
    10.10.05
    Age
    48
    Location
    Boston
    Posts
    17,551
    Favorite VH Album

    ('78-'84) VH 1; ('86-'95) 5150
    Favorite VH Song

    Dave- I'm The One ; Sam- 5150
    Last Online

    03.26.17 @ 07:20 PM
    Likes
    394
    Liked 717 Times in 379 Posts

    Default

    I won't even be able to watch. It'll be the most obnoxious, cringe-worthy TV in the history of TV. It's going to be so embarrassing.
    .
    .
    .
    VH with Dave ('78-'84) - The best years....the "real" VH.
    VH with Sam ('86-'96) - Incredible era....."We have renamed this town 'New Halen!'.
    VH with Gary ('98) - Fucking disaster. WTF was that??
    VH with Wolf/Dave ('12-'15) - Amazing comeback. Smokin' album and tours.

  12. The Following Member Likes This Post:


  13. #10
    Good Enough
    Join Date
    09.29.14
    Location
    Knoxville, TN
    Posts
    1,798
    Favorite VH Album

    Fair Warning
    Last Online

    03.26.17 @ 06:16 PM
    Likes
    2,512
    Liked 1,682 Times in 842 Posts

    Default

    It will make me mad, but I will watch the debates. If it was up to me, I would not ask Hillary ONE SINGLE POLICY question. Every question would be "Why did you lie about your emails?" "Why did you lie about Bosnian sniper fire?" "Why did you lie about being named after Sir. Hillary?" "Why did you lie about Whitewater?" etc etc.

  14. The Following Member Likes This Post:


  15. #11
    Gird your loins Daisy Hill's Avatar
    Join Date
    04.17.08
    Age
    56
    Location
    Goose Poop, Ohio
    Posts
    12,413
    Favorite VH Album

    Fair Warning
    Favorite VH Song

    Panama
    Last Online

    03.26.17 @ 08:06 AM
    Likes
    1,613
    Liked 1,972 Times in 1,189 Posts

    Default

    so now Trump is threatening to bing Gennifer FLowers to the debate which only underlines for me how he just doesn't get the importance of this debate or the seriousness of the position he is seeking.

    I would be more impressed with him if he brought Gary Johnson. That's a voice that should be heard at these debates...not Gennifer Flowers

  16. The Following Member Likes This Post:


  17. #12
    Atomic Punk I Coulda Hada VH's Avatar
    Join Date
    12.29.00
    Location
    Land O' Lakers
    Posts
    25,010
    Favorite VH Album

    The First One
    Favorite VH Song

    I'm The One
    Last Online

    03.26.17 @ 08:36 PM
    Likes
    6,616
    Liked 12,618 Times in 7,108 Posts


    Premium Member

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Daisy Hill View Post
    so now Trump is threatening to bing Gennifer FLowers to the debate which only underlines for me how he just doesn't get the importance of this debate or the seriousness of the position he is seeking.

    I would be more impressed with him if he brought Gary Johnson. That's a voice that should be heard at these debates...not Gennifer Flowers
    http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politi...cid=spartandhp
    "It's so lonely at the top because it's so crowded at the bottom" - Diamond David Lee Roth

    "The past ain't what it used to be"

    "Music is like candy. You throw out the rappers"

    "Be careful what you wish for because you just might lose what you already have"

    "Women and Children First ... The REAL Van Halen III"

  18. #13
    Atomic Punk I Coulda Hada VH's Avatar
    Join Date
    12.29.00
    Location
    Land O' Lakers
    Posts
    25,010
    Favorite VH Album

    The First One
    Favorite VH Song

    I'm The One
    Last Online

    03.26.17 @ 08:36 PM
    Likes
    6,616
    Liked 12,618 Times in 7,108 Posts


    Premium Member

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Double Down View Post
    I won't even be able to watch. It'll be the most obnoxious, cringe-worthy TV in the history of TV. It's going to be so embarrassing.
    Which is exactly while I will be watching.
    "It's so lonely at the top because it's so crowded at the bottom" - Diamond David Lee Roth

    "The past ain't what it used to be"

    "Music is like candy. You throw out the rappers"

    "Be careful what you wish for because you just might lose what you already have"

    "Women and Children First ... The REAL Van Halen III"

  19. The Following 3 Members Like This Post:


  20. #14
    orig VH fan x craps champ edwardv's Avatar
    Join Date
    12.12.01
    Age
    58
    Location
    hanover pennsylvania
    Posts
    9,046
    Favorite VH Album

    diver down
    Favorite VH Song

    drop dead legs
    Last Online

    03.26.17 @ 06:54 PM
    Likes
    3,574
    Liked 1,762 Times in 1,113 Posts


    Premium Member

    Default

    This debate has the potential to show the world just how far this country has regressed. All we need is Vince McMann to moderate .


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    EVH 1979: Well, actually it's not much of a vacation, because we run everything ourselves. We design our own album cover, we have to be in the office every day to sign checks - the whole corporation revolves around us. Nothing can be done without our approval. We even have photo approval.

  21. The Following 4 Members Like This Post:


  22. #15
    Atomic Punk Get The Show On The Road's Avatar
    Join Date
    01.05.12
    Age
    41
    Location
    Castle Rock, Colorado
    Posts
    7,451
    Favorite VH Album

    Van Halen
    Favorite VH Song

    I'm The One
    Last Online

    03.26.17 @ 08:12 PM
    Likes
    11,014
    Liked 7,264 Times in 3,731 Posts


    Premium Member

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by edwardv View Post
    This debate has the potential to show the world just how far this country has regressed. All we need is Vince McMann to moderate .


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    And Michael Buffer to announce the candidates...

    http://www.letsrumble.com/
    I don't always listen to hard rock, but when I do, I prefer Van Halen. Stay Frosty my friends.

  23. The Following 2 Members Like This Post:


 

 

Similar Threads

  1. After CNBC debacle, Carson camp vows revolt over debates
    By bklynboy68 in forum Political Underground
    Replies: 64
    Last Post: 03.05.16, 09:45 AM
  2. Mitt Romney Out - No Presidential Run in 2016
    By Dave's Dreidel in forum Political Underground
    Replies: 57
    Last Post: 04.18.15, 04:20 AM
  3. Two Sponsors Pull Out From Debates Over Exclusion Of Gary Johnson
    By rocknblues81 in forum VH Fans Meeting Place (Non-Music)
    Replies: 22
    Last Post: 10.03.12, 06:42 AM
  4. Another curve ball in the recent religious debates....
    By broken9500 in forum VH Fans Meeting Place (Non-Music)
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 12.16.07, 07:52 PM
  5. Presidential Debates
    By seenbad in forum VH Fans Meeting Place (Non-Music)
    Replies: 41
    Last Post: 10.11.00, 11:57 AM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •