Scott Simon http://michiganradio.org en Out Of The Mouths Of Hosts, Oft Times, Come Flubs http://michiganradio.org/post/out-mouths-hosts-oft-times-come-flubs I have sympathy for anyone who says something stupid into a microphone — any politician, pundit or nervous best man who makes an inane wedding toast.<p>Been there. Done that.<p>Mark Halperin, <em>Time </em>magazine's senior political analyst and a frequent commenter on MSNBC, was suspended by the cable network this week for using a locker-room profanity to critique President Obama's latest press conference. The hosts of the <em>Morning Joe</em> program assured Mr. Halperin that a seven-second delay switch would delete any coarse assessment that he wanted to make.<p>It didn't. Sat, 02 Jul 2011 19:19:50 +0000 Scott Simon 3135 at http://michiganradio.org