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‘Media Courage Award’ recipient Bill O’Reilly bans the media from his speech.

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Members of the press were dismayed to find out that they were banned from Bill O’Reilly’s speech at the Values Voter Summit tonight. The Washington Independent’s Dave Weigel snapped a picture of the sign letting them know that they couldn’t get in:

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Ironically, O’Reilly was receiving a “Media Courage Award.”

Update

Liberal blogger-activist Mike Stark was kicked out of O’Reilly’s speech. The crowd loudly booed him when he began protesting O’Reilly, and then cheered when security took him out. Watch it:

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