David Gregory falsely claims that Obama "said he wanted, on one level," a "real activist" Video ››› May 26, 2009 7:56 PM EDT ››› MEDIA MATTERS STAFF ? Loading the player reg... Previously: Media falsely claim Obama said he doesn't want a justice committed to following the law CNN's Borger, Schneider baselessly conflate judicial "activist[s]" with liberal judges Media obsess over Obama's comments, ignore Bush's highlighting of Thomas' "great empathy" Short Link copy link Posted In Government, The Judiciary Network/Outlet NBC Person David Gregory Show/Publication NBC Nightly News Stories/Interests Supreme Court Nominations, Sotomayor Nomination We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.