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  • MSNBC - The news industies version of The HMS Titanic
    MSNBC - The news industry's version of The HMS Titanic
    To no one’s surprise in the broadcast news business, MSNBC's ratings and revenue are just north of the Marianas Trench. There is little hope for a miracle recovery the situation has gotten so bad, according to Politico columnist Dylan...
  • Sean Hannity does Playboy
    Hannity gets snippy about Maddow and ratings
    Apparently Playboy is still a thing and Fox News' Sean Hannity sat down with them for an interview in which he got pretty annoyed talking about his roller coaster ratings and Rachel Maddow.In February, Hannity's show took a 35 percent...
  • Maddow: Voter ID billboard in Pennsylvania
    Maddow: Elections aren't supposed to be scary and confusing
    On her show last night, Rachel Maddow reported on a growing problem facing elections — voter suppression by Republicans.Maddow highlighted a story out of Arizona in which voters who speak Spanish have been told the election is on November 8,...
  • Paul Ryan calling 30 percent of Americans takers
    Paul Ryan calls 30 percent of Americans losers
    On her show last night, Rachel Maddow commented on a video that's surfaced of Paul Ryan saying that 30 percent of Americans are "takers."The video, shot in November 2011, of Congressman Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) shows him making the claim...
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    Maddow: Romney and Republicans resorting to Lyme disease and xenophobia
    On her Friday show, Rachel Maddow spoke about Mitt Romney and Virginia and Florida Republicans' bizarre, and xenophobic, campaign efforts to win these two battleground states.Romney is having a tough time swaying voters in the Commonwealth of...
  • Rachel Maddow: Margin of Error
    Maddow: Desperate Romney blames polls for losing; looming campaign death spiral
    On her show last night, Rachel Maddow dove into the Romney campaign's latest meme that the polls are all lies and Romney is really winning."Of the last 20 national presidential polls, of the 20 national polls taken in the month of...
  • Rachel Maddow talks about Romney's investment in CNOOC
    Maddow takes Romney to task over state-owned China oil firm investment
    On her show last night, Rachel Maddow highlighted, yet another, Mitt Romney tax return problem.It turns out that Romney invested money in the China National Offshore Oil Corporation. That's a state-owned oil company in China, which is still a...
  • Rachel Maddow on Romney's taxes
    Maddow: Romney's tax return is a mess for the campaign
    On her Friday show, Rachel Maddow pointed out the insanity that is Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's tax returns.Romney finally released his 2011 tax returns at 3 p.m. on a Friday.The beltway logic is that if you're going to...
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    Maddow: Leaked Romney video is a bombshell
    On her show last night, Rachel Maddow said that Monday was quite possibly the worst day in politics for the Mitt Romney campaign since the Romney got the nomination."But that was even before the news broke late today of something that is...
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    What Maddow's planning for tonight's show — maybe
    It's always a bad idea to try and predict the future, especially if you're a journalist.But here's what I think could be the topics for discussion in tonight's The Rachel Maddow Show.This is all based on what's on her blog...
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    Rachel Maddow uses Clint Eastwood RNC speech to slam senior citizens
    To say that one was aghast at Clint Eastwood’s controversial Republican National Convention speech in which he spoke to an invisible President Barack Obama in a chair is one thing – to use the incident to horrendously criticize senior...
  • Is MSNBC relevant?
    Is MSNBC relevant?
    It's hard to sit through five minutes of Chris Matthews or Rachel Maddow drivel or any other program on the network. Perusing the Matthews website, his weekly poll has 12 votes! Maddow's blog – a dozen or so views, likes or comments...
  • "Drift" by Rachel Maddow
    Rachel Maddow autographs "Drift" at The Grove
    It becomes obvious very quickly how genuine Rachel Maddow is when meeting her. Even for a few brief moments.A seemingly endless line of Maddow's fans filed around the block all toting her new book "Drift" ready to be signed were...
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    Op-Ed: Is the Golden Rule really the best idea?
    www.FreedomTracks.comWhat is today known as the “golden rule”, is found in similar form in at least 37 often non-connected cultures. Thus, the laws of God are clearly written on the conscience of humanity, as the Bible claims and as...
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    Central Falls (RI) School District to re-hire entire faculty and staff (Part 2)
    Roosevelt Ave., Central Falls, RI (public domain) Click here if you missed Part 1Details of the agreement will be released following a ratification vote by Central Falls teachers at a meeting today. The union and district had been working with a...