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CNN Might Try Crossfire 3.0

And former Crossfire host Bill Press thinks it’s a grand idea, as long as the show is the “real” Crossfire — the one he hosted — and not the “kiddie” version from  2002 with Tucker Carlson, Bob Novak, Paul Begala and James Carville.

And as Press told Politico, he knows just the right host:


Although Press says he’s not convinced CNN will actually bring back the show — “I think it’s hard to go back in television” — he says he’ll be waiting for a phone call from CNN head Jeff Zucker.

“I’m tanned, rested and ready.”

Here’s hoping CNN chooses anyone but Press. (Or Olbermann, of course)

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