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Martin Bashir Resigns From MSNBC After Sarah Palin Controversy

Martin Bashir Resigns From MSNBC After Sarah Palin Controversy

Wednesday, political commentator Martin Bashir announced that he would no longer be a part of MSNBC’s lineup, ending their 3 year relationship after receiving plenty of backlash for his comments towards former Alaska Governor and presidential hopeful Sarah Palin. Here’s his statement, courtesy of  Mediate, After making an on-air apology, I asked for permission to […]

Chris Matthews Slams Ted Cruz For His Blatant Hypocrisy (Video)

Chris Matthews Slams Ted Cruz For His Blatant Hypocrisy (Video)

Monday, MSNBC host Chris Matthews went after Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) for saying that Senator Harry Reid’s (D-NV) nuclear option decision “will poison the atmosphere of the Senate” and that it is an “abuse of power” by the Democrats. Abuse of power and poison. Hmm…. Like allowing a government shutdown to push an agenda against […]

Sarah Silverman On The War On Women: I Think Vaginas Really, Really Scare People (Video)

Sarah Silverman On The War On Women: I Think Vaginas Really, Really Scare People (Video)

While co-hosting a reproductive rights fundraiser in Texas along with fellow comedian Lizz Winstead, Sarah Silverman was asked by MSNBC’s Chris Hayes what part she thought comedy played in discussing sensitive topics like abortion. Silverman had trouble hearing the question, but told him why she thought the topic was sensitive in the first place: I […]

How Are Progressives Losing The GMO Labeling Debate? (Video)

How Are Progressives Losing The GMO Labeling Debate? (Video)

Discussing Washington’s recent vote on labeling genetically modified foods, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow explained why even some of the more progressive states in America like California are struggling to pass legislation that would make companies tell consumers if their products contained any genetically modified organisms(GMO). For a list of confirmed non-GMO items, visit nongmoproject.org. Also, […]

Rachel Maddow Explains Why Political Extremism Doesn’t Work(Video)

Rachel Maddow Explains Why Political Extremism Doesn’t Work(Video)

MSNBC host Rachel Maddow goes into detail discussing the end of the 16 day  government shutdown, the GOP demands throughout the shutdown, how much damage it did to each party and explains why you can’t continue to take such extreme actions just to get your way during negotiations. She also talks about House Speaker John […]

MSNBC Host To Rep. Blackburn: Do You Hate Obamacare More Than You Love Your Country?(Video)

MSNBC Host To Rep. Blackburn: Do You Hate Obamacare More Than You Love Your Country?(Video)

MSNBC host Thomas Roberts grilled Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) after House Republicans continue to demand parts of Obamacare be repealed or delayed during negotiations to reopen the government, an act that will just lead to another stall in negotiations, because Obama has made it clear that he won’t put the Affordable Care Act on the […]

Jon Stewart Mocks Cable News Stations For Their Consistently Awful Breaking News Coverage(Video)

Jon Stewart Mocks Cable News Stations For Their Consistently Awful Breaking News Coverage(Video)

This is exactly why I skipped the 24 hour, wall-to-wall breaking news coverage of the D.C. Navy Yard mass shooting. I remember the Boston Bombing coverage and recall arrests being announced that didn’t happen yet, descriptions of assailants who didn’t exist and other bomb locations that contained nothing. The 9/11 coverage was much worse than […]

Rachel Maddow Explains to Iraq War Architects: “Your Opinion is No Longer Required”(Video)

Rachel Maddow Explains to Iraq War Architects: “Your Opinion is No Longer Required”(Video)

With a vote on military action in Syria getting closer and closer, I believe every American deserves to be heard when it comes to their opinions on it, regardless of what their ideology is, whether they are for or against it. Wait, there are a few who should just……hush. In a segment titled “You Again?”, […]