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Iowa Confirms Mitt Romney As The Weakest Frontrunner Ever

Over the course of one Iowa winter's night Mitt Romney went from the destined GOP to nominee to being the…

11 years ago

So Much For GOP Enthusiasm: 2012 Iowa Winner Has Least Support Ever

The winner of tonight's Iowa GOP caucuses will beat Bob Dole's record for the lowest amount of support for a…

11 years ago

Michele Bachmann Tries To Woo Voters With Her Mad Tax Attorney Skillz

It has come to this. On ABC's This Week, Michele Bachmann attempted to woo Republican voters by claiming that she…

11 years ago

Ron Paul Ups The Ante And Claims Sexual Harassment Shouldn’t Be Illegal

On Fox News Sunday, Ron Paul upped the ante on his extremism by claiming that there should be no federal…

11 years ago

The Biggest Surprises for MSNBC In 2010: Ed Schultz and Lawrence O’Donnell

In a year of highs and lows, and plenty of circus like atmosphere and drama, two of the biggest pleasant…

12 years ago

After 2 Years Obama’s Approval Rating Is Higher than Clinton and Reagan

The latest Gallup poll on President Obama's job approval rating contained an interesting nugget of information. After two years on…

12 years ago

Country Legend Merle Haggard Calls Out The Lies Of Fox News

In an interview with Rolling Stone about receiving the Kennedy Center Honor for lifetime achievement, outlaw country legend Merle Haggard…

12 years ago

A President Reborn: Heading Into 2011 Support For Obama Surges

According to the latest CNN/Opinion Research poll, President Obama's latest string of legislative victories including the ratification of the START…

12 years ago

A Tough 2010: Keith Olbermann’s Ratings Drop by 25%

The bad news keeps coming for MSNBC's Keith Olbermann. The 2010 ratings data is starting to trickle in, and the…

12 years ago

Obama’s 2011 Resolution: Escape the Presidential Bubble

Senior White House adviser Valarie Jarrett was on NBC's Meet The Press today where she offered up an interesting New…

12 years ago

The Top 5 Presidential Christmas Quotes

Every year, the President of the United States delivers a Christmas message. Some are good. Some are bad, but on…

12 years ago

Assange Truthers and The Death of Progressive Compassion

Even though women lean towards the Democrats more than any other party, a small minority of the left has become…

12 years ago

Rachel Maddow: Obama Has Accomplished 85% of First Term Agenda in 2 Years

On her MSNBC program last night Rachel Maddow highlighted an often overlooked fact concerning the presidency of Barack Obama. Maddow…

12 years ago

GOP Left In the Dust As Obama Gets All The Credit for Tax Cut Deal

According to the new CNN/Opinion Dynamics poll, confidence is growing among Americans that President Obama's policies will move the nation…

12 years ago

Rush Limbaugh Accuses Those Who Celebrate DADT Repeal of Hating the Military

On his radio show today, Rush Limbaugh accused anyone who celebrated the repeal of DADT of hating the military. Limbaugh…

12 years ago

Joe Biden Falsely Labels Julian Assange a High Tech Terrorist

Vice President Joe Biden was on NBC's Meet The Press today, where he gave his own opinion on Julian Assange…

12 years ago

Rachel Maddow Tells the Left to Reward Obama for His DADT Victory

Rachel Maddow was on MSNBC providing analysis of the Senate's vote to repeal DADT, when she pointed out that today's…

12 years ago

Keith Olbermann Mocks the Tanking of Sarah Palin’s America By Heart

On his MSNBC program Keith Olbermann mocked the bomb that is Sarah Palin's latest book America By Heart. Olbermann said,…

12 years ago

Your Moment of Wonk: Obama and The Limits of Presidential Power

In his 1960 work Presidential Power and The Modern Presidents political scientist Richard Neustadt came up with the classic concept…

12 years ago

Rachel Maddow Explains How Republicans Broke the Senate

On her MSNBC program Rachel Maddow recently sat America down and tried to explain to them how Republicans have managed…

12 years ago

Humbug: Glenn Beck Charges $125 A Ticket In Ohio Town With 15.8% Unemployment

In the spirit of Christmas, Glenn Beck will be bringing his radio and TV shows to economically devastated Wilmington, Ohio…

12 years ago

Keith Olbermann Exposes Rupert Murdoch’s Betrayal of the War on Christmas

On his MSNBC program Countdown, Keith Olbermann exposed how Rupert Murdoch and his New York Post have betrayed their own…

12 years ago

Crash: Sarah Palin Is Now Less Popular Than George W. Bush

According to a new poll released today by Bloomberg, Sarah Palin's favorable rating continues to plummet, while her unfavorable rating…

12 years ago

Howard Dean Explains To Democrats Why Primarying Obama Is a Bad Idea

Lately there has been a lot of talk in liberal circles about mounting a primary challenge to President Obama in…

12 years ago

Obama’s Disapproval Rating Almost Doubles with Democrats

A new McClatchy-Marist poll was released today and it contained some that should give both the White House and President…

12 years ago

Olbermann and Maddow’s Blasting of Obama Proves MSNBC Is Not Fox

Last night on his MSNBC program Countdown, Keith Olbermann spent almost 12 minutes of his show criticizing President Obama and…

12 years ago

Christine O’Donnell Compares Extending Unemployment Benefits to Pearl Harbor

While speaking in Virginia last night, Sarah Palin's mini-me Christine O'Donnell compared the extension of unemployment benefits for 2 million…

12 years ago

Obama Dares Republicans To Test His Willingness to Fight

President Obama held a press conference to defend the compromise that he reached with the Republicans on a temporary extension…

12 years ago

Despite Media Reports Otherwise The Obama Coalition is Alive and Well

It has become a popular theme in the media lately that the presidency of Barack Obama is doomed because the…

12 years ago

You’re No JFK: George W. Bush Is the Least Popular Living Former President

Gallup has released their 2010 poll of the most popular presidents of the last 50 years. While the two names…

12 years ago

Freedom Attacked: Mitch McConnell Labels Julian Assange A Terrorist

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell was on Meet The Press today where he managed to take the rhetoric on Wikileaks…

12 years ago

Senate Democrats Prove Worthless to Obama in Tax Cut Debate

Despite standing up in front of the media and proclaiming their outrage over the possibility of compromising with Republicans on…

12 years ago

Scrooge Rush Limbaugh Claims The Poor Shouldn’t Be Allowed To Vote

On a day when the US unemployment rate rose to 9.8%, Rush Limbaugh used his radio show to argue that…

12 years ago

America By Fraud: Sarah Palin Buys Her Way On To NYT Bestseller List

Money may not be able to buy Sarah Palin popularity, but it has bought her the illusion of popularity. As…

12 years ago

Just in Time for Christmas Glenn Beck Calls The Suffering of the Poor A Lie

Glenn Beck recently celebrated the fact that millions of people will lose their unemployment benefits by Christmas, by using his…

12 years ago

Joe Scarborough Exposes Rush Limbaugh and Glenn Beck’s Fake Palin Support

It turns out that Joe Scarborough's criticism of Sarah Palin in a column for Politico today was just the tip…

12 years ago

Glenn Beck Claims That Fox News Is Chock Full of Liberals

On his radio show today Glenn Beck and co-host Pat Gray made what could perhaps be labeled as their most…

12 years ago

Decrepit Meets Delusional As McCain Compares Sarah Palin to Reagan

While appearing on CNN's State of the Union, Sen. John McCain continued to carry 2012 water for Sarah Palin by…

12 years ago

John McCain Calls for Regime Change In N. Korea

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) was discussing the latest conflict between North and South Korea on CNN's State of the Union…

12 years ago

How Obama Misstepped Into The TSA Body Scan Quagmire

In politics everything happens for a reason. There are very few coincidences, which has become evident once again by the…

12 years ago

It’s A Teabagger Life: Glenn Beck’s Assault On a Liberal Holiday Classic

On his radio show today, Glenn Beck continued his assault on the liberalism of It's A Wonderful Life by claiming…

12 years ago

Meet the New Enemies of Glenn Beck: Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert

Poor Glenn Beck just can't let go of his jealousy of Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert. Today on his Fox…

12 years ago

Rush Limbaugh Wants The TSA To Grope Obama’s 9 Year Old Daughter

On his radio show today, Rush Limbaugh suggested that President Barack Obama prove that the new TSA screening procedures are…

12 years ago

Glenn Beck Claims Comcast has Marked MSNBC and Keith Olbermann for Death

On his radio show today, while responding to Jimmy Carter's claim that Glenn Beck and Fox distort the news, Beck…

12 years ago

Jimmy Carter Takes A Stand Against Glenn Beck and Fox News

Former President Jimmy Carter was on CNN's Reliable Sources today where he took aim at both Fox News and Glenn…

12 years ago

A Fox News Fairy Tale: Sarah Palin Will Clean Obama’s Clock in 2012

Yet another example of how Fox News is revving up their Republican campaign machine for Sarah Palin occurred on Hannity…

12 years ago

Sarah Palin Gets Outted as George Soros’ Manchurian Caribou Barbie

It was only a matter of time before the culture of paranoia and fear that dominates the Republican Party turned…

12 years ago

From The Ashes of Defeat: The Resurrection of Barack Obama

After a tough six months which culminated in Republicans taking control of the US House and picking up Senate seats…

12 years ago

Keith Olbermann Unsuspends His Worst Persons In The World Segment

First, MSNBC's Keith Olbermann returned from suspension, and now the most popular segment on his Countdown program The Worst Person…

12 years ago

Rachel Maddow Exposes the Phony Republican Earmark Ban

On her MSNBC program last night Rachel Maddow took on one of the great myths of American politics that banning…

12 years ago

Danger Lurks On The Horizon For MSNBC’s Keith Olbermann

With the NBC/Comcast merger on the horizon and reports about the infighting at MSNBC surrounding Keith Olbermann becoming more numerous…

12 years ago

Disapproval of Sarah Palin Reaches an All Time High

It is just days before TLC's heavily hyped Sarah Palin's Alaska debuts, and Gallup released a new poll today which…

12 years ago

Jon Stewart Explains The Evil Brilliance Of Fox News To Rachel Maddow

Jon Stewart sat down for a great interview with Rachel Maddow on her MSNBC show. Stewart described to Maddow what…

12 years ago

Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert Lead Glenn Beck in Time’s Person of the Year Poll

Poor Glenn Beck can't stop being bested by Comedy Central's Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart. First, Colbert and Stewart blew…

12 years ago

Sarah Palin’s Newest Delusion: She Thinks She’s Hillary Clinton

The pre-2012 presidential rumblings continue to come from the direction of reality television star Sarah Palin, as last night in…

12 years ago

Keith Olbermann Returns to the Air and Delivers A Classy Apology

Keith Olbermann returned from the world's shortest indefinite suspension tonight, and he delivered a very professional and classy apology on…

12 years ago

Obama’s Approval Rating Goes Up After Midterm Election Defeat

According to a new Gallup poll released today, President Obama has been helped by the midterm election that his party…

12 years ago

Suspending Keith Olbermann Boosts Countdown’s Ratings

Despite managing to anger Keith Olbermann's audience by suspending the Countdown anchor, MSNBC actually reaped the benefits of much higher…

12 years ago

The Verdict: Keith Olbermann Shows MSNBC Who’s The Boss

The soap opera of the suspension of Keith Olbermann ended with a whimper as MSNBC President Phil Griffin put out…

12 years ago

How Will the Standoff Between Keith Olbermann and MSNBC End?

The twist and turns keep coming in the saga of Keith Olbermann's suspension, with the latest being that Countdown was…

12 years ago

Support Pours in For Suspended MSNBC Anchor Keith Olbermann

News of Keith Olbermann's indefinite suspension has been met with a show of support for the MSNBC anchor from both…

12 years ago

Rachel Maddow Explains Why Keith Olbermann was Suspended

On her MSNBC program tonight, Rachel Maddow explained that Keith Olbermann was suspended for breaking a rule that forbids hosts…

12 years ago

How MSNBC Turned Keith Olbermann’s Viewers into an Angry Angry Mob

After hearing from the masses of disgruntled Keith Olbermann fans, the general consensus is that MSNBC overreacted by suspending Olbermann…

12 years ago

MSNBC is Not Fox News: Keith Olbermann Suspended for Political Donations

MSNBC announced today that Countdown host Keith Olbermann has been indefinitely suspended by the network for making political donations to…

12 years ago

George W. Bush Blames Sarah Palin for Losing the 2008 Election

As former President George W. Bush gets set to make the media rounds to promote his memoir, he is being…

12 years ago

Lewis Black Takes on The Epic Insanity of Sarah Palin

Lewis Black popped by MSNBC's Countdown tonight, and he had some thoughts to share on Sarah Palin. Black said that…

12 years ago

Glenn Beck Fantasizes About Obama Being Assassinated In India

On his radio show today Glenn Beck fantasized that Muslim extremists could assassinate President Obama while he visits India because,…

12 years ago

Keith Olbermann Mocks the New Weeper of the House John Boehner

On his MSNBC program Countdown, Keith Olbermann was recapping some of the stranger moments from last night's victory and concession…

12 years ago

Obama Takes Responsibility for Democratic House and Senate Losses

During his press conference this afternoon, President Obama took responsibility for the Democrats losing control of the House of Representatives.…

12 years ago

How Sarah Palin Lost the Senate for the Republicans

The finger pointing has already begun in the Republican Party due to their failure to win the US Senate last…

12 years ago

Glenn Beck Jumps On the Jon Stewart Bandwagon

On his Fox News program today Glenn Beck claimed that while Jon Stewart's rally had been co-opted by the left,…

12 years ago

The Rally To Restore Sanity Causes a Mainstream Media Meltdown

Jon Stewart managed to do something with his Rally to Restore Sanity that hasn't been done in a long time.…

12 years ago

At Least 250,000 Attend Jon Stewart’s Rally to Restore Sanity

Everyone knew today's Rally to Restore Sanity would be a hit, and if the independent estimates of crowd size are…

12 years ago

Sarah Palin Praises Glenn Beck for Educating Americans about History

Yesterday, Media Matters called on Sarah Palin to speak out against Glenn Beck's violent rhetoric. Palin responded today by calling…

12 years ago

Rush Limbaugh Claims that the Rally to Restore Sanity Helps the Republicans

In what can best be described as a delusional rant, on his radio show today, Rush Limbaugh wove a tale…

12 years ago

Fox Claims Union Members Are Being Bused in At Gunpoint for Stewart/Colbert Rally

The Fox News paranoia over Jon Stewart's Rally to Restore Sanity reached Tom Ridge terror alert level red today, as…

12 years ago

Rachel Maddow Meets Joe Miller and Doesn’t End Up Handcuffed

MSNBC's Rachel Maddow was in Alaska tonight covering the state's three way US Senate race and unlike his fellow Tea…

12 years ago

Enthusiasm for Reelecting Obama Tops Ronald Reagan and Bill Clinton

As we approach Election Day 2010, a new Pew Research Center/National Journal poll finds that Republican gains in 2010 will…

12 years ago

Poll: California’s Prop 19 Has Young Voters Fired Up

An advanced look at a survey of California done by Public Policy Polling revealed that while Prop 19 is not…

12 years ago

Major Garrett Admits that Fox News Wants to Keep America Divided

Former Fox Newser Major Garrett was on MSNBC's Morning Joe talking about NPR's firing of Juan Williams when he said…

12 years ago

Rachel Maddow Explains How the Media Misdiagnosed the 2010 Election

MSNBC's Rachel Maddow was on Meet The Press today, where she explained how the media got the 2010 election narrative…

12 years ago

Karl Rove Refuses to Say That Sarah Palin Would Be a Good President

We a finally found a lie that Karl Rove won't tell. On Face The Nation, the former Bush's Brain was…

12 years ago

Poll: Democratic Enthusiasm Surges as Election Day Approaches

A new Newsweek poll released today provided more evidence that Democrats are not going lie down and let Republicans take…

12 years ago

Bill Maher Explains Why the Tea Party is Not You

On HBO program Real Time, host Bill Maher took a few minutes to explain why the Tea Party is not…

12 years ago

Fox News Accuses NPR of Offensive and Biased Coverage

Today on Fox and Friends Fox News continued the right wing attack on NPR, as they now claimed that George…

12 years ago

Due to Obama Beck Proclaims The Rally to Restore Sanity a Failure

On his radio show today, Glenn Beck continued his attack on Jon Stewart's Rally to Restore Sanity. Beck claimed that…

12 years ago

Political Propaganda Meets Reality TV in Sarah Palin’s Alaska

For the few naïve souls who may have thought that Sarah Palin's TLC reality show and her 2012 presidential ambitions…

12 years ago

Bitter Tea: Christine O’Donnell and Joe Miller Disgrace Democracy

As the nation steams ahead towards Election Day 2010, we are starting to find out the true meaning of the…

12 years ago

Glenn Beck and Barack Obama’s Epic Lightsaber Duel over Star Wars

In what has been a strange election, nothing has been weirder than the political battle over the movie Star Wars.…

12 years ago

Sharron Angle Blames Canada Not Mexico for Illegal Immigration

In an attempt to defend her campaign commercial demonizing illegal immigrants, Republican Senate candidate Sharron Angle recently told a group…

12 years ago

Christine O’Donnell Goes Rogue And Attacks The GOP

Republican candidate Christine O'Donnell has taken another page from Sarah Palin's playbook by going rogue and blaming the GOP for…

12 years ago

Bill Maher Hits Christine O’Donnell with a Montage of Her Most Obnoxious Moments

In an effort to console an exasperated Chris Coons, last night on his HBO show Real Time, Bill Maher served…

12 years ago

Jesse Ventura Slams Sarah Palin For Screwing Alaska

Former pro wrestler, actor, governor of Minnesota, and current television host Jesse Ventura held nothing back in an interview with…

12 years ago

Sharron Angle Accuses Harry Reid of Giving Legal Citizens Social Security

During the US Senate debate tonight between Sharron Angle and Harry Reid, it became clear that Angle has no idea…

12 years ago

Obama Hits the GOP: I’m a Proud Democrat, I’m a Prouder American

During his MTV town hall today, President Obama reframed by bi-partisanship as a patriotic act. Obama said, "I'm a proud…

12 years ago

The Minimum Wage Claims another GOPer as Linda McMahon Crashes and Burns

If any Democratic candidate needs more evidence of the power of the minimum wage issue, I present to you the…

12 years ago

Rush Limbaugh’s Geographically Retarded Attack on George Clooney

Rush Limbaugh today attacked George Clooney for giving up on Darfur, and instead focusing on Sudan. The problem with this…

12 years ago

Study: Polls That Exclude Cell Phone Users Are Biased Towards Republicans

New results the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press have confirmed what many people and some pollsters…

12 years ago

Kill Those Obama/Clinton 2012 Rumors: Biden is Running

In Pittsburgh, PA yesterday Vice President Joe Biden put to bed once and for all the rumor started by Bob…

12 years ago

The Newer Nastier and Completely Unelectable Sarah Palin

While sitting down for a webcast with Michael Reagan for Newsmax, Sarah Palin not only revived charges of death panels,…

12 years ago