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  1. Bill O'Reilly Praises Newsmax as 'Refreshing'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Max

    ... pointed out that O'Reilly never claimed, as has been charged, that he was present at the fighting on the Falkland Islands during the 1982 Argentina-Britain clash. Rather, he reported on a dangerous riot in Buenos Aires during the war in which the ...

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  2. The Bill O'Reilly controversies: Where they standRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WMDH-AM New Castle

    ... O'Reilly and his CBS News colleagues were actually based in Buenos Aires, thousands of miles from the Falkland Islands. O'Reilly has also claimed that his cameraman was injured and "many were killed" during a chaotic protest in Buenos Aires that ...

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  3. Bill Oa Reilly Disgraces War ReportingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The American Conservative

    ... Buenos Aires, about 1,200 miles away. Now, ignoring all of the above, he boldly claims , "I was not on the Falkland Islands and I never said I was." Okey-doke. Then rather than trying to put himself into the war, O'Reilly made an incredible effort ...

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  4. O'Reilly's Falklands coverage is what landed him his anchor job in BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Hot Air

    ... But in 1982, O'Reilly's reporting from a protest in Buenos Aires, 1,200 miles from military action on the Falkland Islands, impressed television executives in Boston enough to help him land a high-paying job at Channel 7 later that year. "We were ...

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  5. Interview with author Lloyd Spencer DavisRead the original story

    Tuesday | Scoop

    Part memoir, partly the research of a field biologist, Professor Penguin could be called 'How Penguins Shaped My Life'. Based on journals kept during Davis's years of working with penguins in the wild, the story takes readers to remote locations: Antarctica, the Galapagos, the deserts of Chile and Peru, the Falkland Islands, the wild coasts of Argentina and South Africa, and New Zealand.

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  6. Scott D. Pierce: Bill O'Reilly's viewers just don't care about his criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Same with the Mother Jones report that O'Reilly exaggerated/lied about being in the war zone during the Falkland Islands War. He wasn't. There's no arguing that fact. He was in Argentina, not the Falkland Islands, where the war was fought. It's like ...

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  7. a UK mocks Argentina's Malvinas-Falklands banknote 'stunt'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Russia Taday

    Britain laughed off a new Argentinian banknote which features an image of the Falkland Islands on Tuesday, dismissing the move as a "stunt." A Foreign Office minister mocked the Argentinian government's 50-peso banknote, suggesting it was worthless both in terms of currency and political value.

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  8. The Perils Of Protecting Bill O'ReillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Media Matters for America

    ... Washington Post : O'Reilly said that "many were killed" in a June 1982 Buenos Aires protest following the Falkland Islands war that he covered as a CBS News correspondent; news accounts from the time cite injuries and mayhem , but no deaths. ...

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  9. Downhill rush. PIC: Mark WebsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Barryanddistrictnews.co.uk

    A SOLDIER has competed in a top army skiing contest - having taken up the sport less than a year ago. Rifleman Dimitrios Mavroyenneas, an infantry soldier with 5th Battalion The Rifles, returned from patrolling the windswept Falkland Islands to the snowy Alps in France to compete in the Alpine section of Army skiing contest Exercise Pipedown, organised by 20th Armoured Infantry Brigade.

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  10. Trailing snail mailRead the original story

    Tuesday | Telegram

    ... sad to bid us farewell. Since then we send Roger a Christmas card every December via his friend in the Falkland Islands. They take months to reach him but he is always happy to get them. Here's part of a note I received dated Feb. 6, 2015. We have ...

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  11. Former soldier in 'ultimate' charity runRead the original story

    Tuesday | Blackpool Today

    A former paratrooper who fought in the Falkland Islands is returning to his Army days to raise money for charity. Despite leaving the squadron several years ago, 52-year-old Robert Taylor is planning to run the Para 10 later this year - described by its organisers as the "ultimate" in 10 mile races.

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  12. Bill O'Reilly and Media HorseradishRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | News Max

    ... saying on "The O'Reilly Factor" that he never claimed to have been present at the fighting on the Falkland Islands. Never. He had indeed covered what he called a dangerous riot in Buenos Aires in which the military fired on protesters. Since this ...

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  13. O'Reilly's Argentina war stories led to stint on Boston TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Boston.com

    Bill O'Reilly's dramatic accounts of covering the Falklands War as a young journalist have been challenged by competitors and former colleagues, prompting questions about the Fox News host's credibility. But in 1982, O'Reilly's reporting from a protest in Buenos Aires, 1,200 miles from military action on the Falkland Islands , impressed television executives in Boston enough to help him land a high-paying job at Channel 7 later that year.

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  14. There's more and more evidence Bill O'Reilly made up stories about his reportingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... claimed he experienced a "war zone" during the conflict . However, O'Reilly was not actually in the Falkland Islands and instead reported on protests that broke out in Buenos Aires, Argentina following the conflict. The host has defended his ...

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  15. The WilliesDEATH at the Finish LineRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2013 | American Reporter

    ... were also among Thatcher's friends. And she was friendly with the junta in Argentina until they claimed the Falkland Islands and gave her an excuse to launch a bogus little war to boost her standing in the polls. In northern Ireland, she and her ...

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  16. Ruddy: Bill O'Reilly and Media HorseradishRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | News Max

    ... saying on "The O'Reilly Factor" that he never claimed to have been present at the fighting on the Falkland Islands. Never. He had indeed covered what he called a dangerous riot in Buenos Aires in which the military fired on protesters. Since this ...

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  17. Bill O'Reilly's Own Video From Falklands Protest Contradicts His "War Zone" ClaimRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Mother Jones

    ... and Argentina in 1982. But after our article appeared, O'Reilly conceded he was never on or near the remote Falkland Islands where the fighting occurred. O'Reilly, like other American correspondents in Argentina who covered that war, was in Buenos ...

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  18. Michael Rose, Senior Coroner for West Somerset - which covers Taunton - to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | This is The West Country

    ... Grenade. He also joined action to quell civil unrest in British Guyana and was part of naval support in the Falkland Islands and British Honduras when they were threatened with invasion, and in British Antarctica where Argentina had established a ...

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  19. O'Reilly's Own Report From Falklands Protest...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Mother Jones

    ... Britain and Argentina. But after our article appeared, O'Reilly conceded he was never on or near the Falkland Islands where the fighting occurred. O'Reilly, like every other American correspondent who covered that war, was in Buenos Aires, 1200 ...

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  20. Falkland yomp for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Rugby Advertiser

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Some of the roughest terrain in the Falkland Islands was no match for two men from West Haddon as they trekked 120km for charity.

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