Hay Belly I think he thought Sharpton was being interviewed first or something so didn't speak up as he thought she was talking to Sharpton. He wanted to make sure she was going to him and didn't want to talk over Sharpton if he was being interviewed too.
sosage "...could we possibly get Al Sharpton instead? I mean...Jesse Jackson? Seriously?"
Rev. Blackson Pollock The teleprompter is god
Thou shalt not question the holy teleprompter
Thy eyes will deceive you
The teleprompter shows only truth
baleen It's harder than you think to play news reporter.
phalsebob It's easy. Sharpton is the fat one, and Jackson is the Black Statler.
Ashenblade Yeah it's easier to tell if the person to be interviewed is actually there, and not in say, Burbank.