CNN Liberal Begala Sees 'Enormous Problem' in Obama Breaking Law with

June 4th, 2014 8:08 AM
Add CNN political commentator Paul Begala to the list of liberals finding fault with the way President Obama handled the release of five Taliban members from Guantanamo Bay in exchange for American hostage Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl. On Wednesday's New Day on CNN, the liberal spinmeister took the Obama administration to task for not obeying the legal requirement that Congress should be informed…

ABC’s Jonathan Karl Twists RNC Chairman Priebus’s Arm to Play Up G

June 14th, 2013 1:57 PM
Jonathan Karl interviewed RNC chairman Reince Priebus last week for the ABC News online series Politics Confidential, and the veteran reporter tried his very best to create a juicy headline for his video and accompanying article. It took a little stretching and some selective editing, but Karl managed to do it. The headline for the entry, posted to ABC News’ Power Players blog, reads “…

MSNBCers Fall Over Themselves Praising 'Amazing,' 'Historic' Obama For

May 25th, 2013 3:56 PM
If you have any lingering doubts about which way MSNBC "leans," you don't need to look any farther than the cable channel's coverage of President Obama's speech on Thursday regarding foreign relations and national security. At times, it seemed that each MSNBC host or contributor was trying to outdo the other with fawning cheers over the latest address from the Democratic occupant of the White…

Maddow Asks: Why Are Senate Democrats 'Fleeing Like Rats From a Sinkin

April 25th, 2013 3:20 PM
Yesterday, Sen. Max Baucus announced that he is retiring in 2014, making the six-term Montana Democrat the sixth senator of his party to step down two years from now instead of running for re-election. That statistic alarmed Rachel Maddow, the liberal host of a weeknight program on MSNBC, who asked anxiously on Tuesday: “Tell us if something is wrong there. What is the secret about this place…

Brennan Won't Confirm Panetta’s Claim Enhanced Interrogations Led U

February 7th, 2013 6:09 PM
Outgoing Defense Secretary Leon Panetta made news last Sunday when he once again claimed that enhanced interrogation techniques aka torture led to the United States assassinating Osama bin Laden. During his confirmation hearing Thursday, CIA Director nominee John Brennan appeared to dodge a question from Senate Intelligence Committee Vice Chairman Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.) about this claiming…

Ed Schultz Blames Republicans For All The Unemployed People In America

August 12th, 2010 11:41 PM
Ed Schultz on Thursday blamed Republicans for all the unemployed people living in America today.As he began the most recent installment of the "Ed Show" on MSNBC, the host said, "The Republican Party has been on a crusade against the middle class and the poor for the last 30 years. We're now seeing the wreckage of that race to the bottom line culture."He disgracefully continued, "Today a…

Kathy Griffin Calls Bachmann 'Bigot,' Behar: 'I Love It

March 19th, 2010 8:10 AM
On Thursday’s Joy Behar Show on CNN Headline News, host Behar cheered on guest Kathy Griffin as she recounted confronting Representative Michele Bachmann and calling the Minnesota Republican a "bigot" as the left-wing actress and comedian recently lobbied Congress for an end to the Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell policy on gays in the military. After Griffin repeated a story about storming out of a hearing…

Olbermann Compares ‘Grotesque’ Chambliss Rally to ‘Turkey-Killin

December 4th, 2008 4:22 PM

Chambliss Wins In Georgia Open Thread

December 2nd, 2008 10:15 PM

Time's Grunwald Attacks Chambliss; Frets His Win Will Cause Republican

December 2nd, 2008 10:55 AM
Today's run-off election for Georgia's Senate between incumbent Republican Saxby Chambliss and Democrat Jim Martin has attracted a lot of attention, especially because it could put the Democratic majority one seat closer to the 60 seats needed for a filibuster-proof Senate. Michael Grunwald of Time magazine has a story up today about the importance of the outcome of the race, but instead of…

Krugman: GOP 'A Haven For Racists And Reactionaries

November 3rd, 2008 10:15 AM

New York Times Trots Out Cleland Canard

July 19th, 2008 12:29 PM