Cathy Newman’s catastrophic interview with Jordan Peterson

Article here. Excerpt:

'In the magazine this week I have written a piece about the Canadian Professor Jordan Peterson. He has been in the UK over the last week to talk about his new book 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos. Among many other things – much more of which I go into in the piece – his visit showed up the UK’s broadcast media in a very bad light.

On Saturday morning, Peterson made an appearance on Radio 4’s Today programme. They gave him a hurried four minutes at the end of the show. They could have quizzed him on almost anything and got a point of view different from almost any other they had ever allowed their listeners to hear. Instead they decided to treat him in an alternately jocular and hostile manner. First: ‘Look at this whacky Canadian from out of town’. Then: ‘warning signs: heretic’. The Today programme wasted the opportunity.

But they scored a veritable home-run compared to the interview Cathy Newman did with him yesterday for Channel 4 News. The full half-hour interview is available online. If I was Channel 4 I would take it down. If I was Cathy Newman I would sue or seek a super-injunction. I don’t think I have ever witnessed an interview that is more catastrophic for the interviewer.'

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... red pill moment? I wonder. Suppose she'll reconsider her status as a dedicated feminist? We can only hope.

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I wonder how many times she used the phrase "so you're saying".

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but worth it.

she got out classed. smart guy vs smart arsed feminist.
constantly tried to put words in his mouth.

'u said bla bla bla'.
'that's not what I said'.

good explain of fake 'wage gap'

'equality of outcome'. what's that they say about those who do the same thing over and over and over again, and each time expect a different outcome?

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