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Posted on: Aug 19, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Here's what you get when you mix bad reporting with GOP frames.

Posted on: Jul 30, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Everyone is yelling at Dobbs for fanning birther hysteria (save his boss, Jon Klein.)

Posted on: Jul 10, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Only weeks ago Mark Sanford's melodrama had eclipsed Ensign's scandal. But Ensign's sleaziness has once again captured the spotlight.

Posted on: Jun 26, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

If the arc of the Obama administration truly bends toward transparency, it seems that we've still got a ways to bend.

Posted on: Jun 25, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Savage recently called on people "harassed by this Stalinist group, Media Matters" to publish the names and pictures of Media Matters staffers.

Posted on: Jun 22, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Marco Rubio: "I have a feeling the situation in Iran would be a little different if they had a 2nd amendment like ours."

Posted on: May 22, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

The reinvigorated RNC, focused on the future, immediately cut an ad that referenced a 1964 ad from Lyndon Johnson?

Posted on: May 20, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

A good hard look at politicians' ridiculous fear of Gitmo detainees.

Posted on: May 19, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Former Navy SEAL, wrestler , and Minnesota Governor vs. a FOX news host. Guess who wins?

Posted on: May 14, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Stewart continues to prove the people who say that comedians aren't willing to go after Obama wrong.

Posted on: May 5, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Fox news caught manipulating the news!!! Say it ain't so!

Posted on: Apr 27, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Republican politicking continues to put the whole nation at risk.

Posted on: Apr 14, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

I think you'll agree, this video is probably NSFW, unless you work for the Republican Party of Virginia.

Posted on: Mar 10, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Jon Stewart rips into Jim Cramer again. Jim Cramer defends himself on Today Show: Stewart is a comedian ... runs a "variety show."

Posted on: Mar 5, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Brutal, but utterly hilarious.

Posted on: Jan 29, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Employees at the National Science Foundation are allegedly knee-deep in online smut, and Iowa Sen. Charles Grassley will not stand for it.

Posted on: Dec 18, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

"Why is that ringing the big 'YOU'RE TELLING A LIE' bell in my head?"

Posted on: Dec 13, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

The highlight of last night's Daily Show was the moving send-off that Stewart gave career Fox News doormat Alan Colmes.

Posted on: Nov 25, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Rachel Maddow and Dahlia Lithwick discuss Obama, war crimes, and torture.

Posted on: Nov 22, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

"I can barely contain my excitement about his election, I just think it's a fabulous new development."

Posted on: Nov 12, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

New York City woke up to find that committed satirists had delivered a remarkably well-rendered facsimile of the Times.

Posted on: Nov 5, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

The morning after the election has brought an opening salvo in what could become a contentious battle of recriminations for the GOP.

Posted on: Nov 4, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Exit polls are another part of the election scenery, so do not put a lot of stock -- or pin too many of your hopes -- to these results.

Posted on: Oct 28, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

"There's going to be a bloodbath ... the litmus test will be: where did you stand on Palin?"

Posted on: Oct 21, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Apparently the 'f%ck you' just wasn't enough.

Posted on: Oct 9, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

To "transcend politics" Bill O'Reilly thinks McCain should just yell and engage in crazyfaced, nonsensical rantings.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

"It was disappointing because I didn't think John McCain would ever be as dismissive of the First Amendment as Dick Cheney."

Posted on: Sep 30, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Brokaw's numbers weren't made up out of whole cloth, but they were certainly out of date.

Posted on: Sep 29, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

"We have decided to suspend our editorial activities today so we can adequately ponder the implications of the economic bailout program."

Posted on: Sep 22, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

"Decisions by the Secretary ... are non-reviewable ... and may not be reviewed by any court of law or any administrative agency."

Posted on: Jul 30, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

McCain goes for new lows with latest attack on Obama.

Posted on: Jul 21, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

NYT didn't publish McCain's op-ed, but since "he wants the attention, let's give it to him."

Posted on: Mar 24, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Turner: "I can tell you from my firsthand, personal experience that Sean Hannity does, in fact, agree with many of my political and social views."

Posted on: Feb 19, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Real authoritative, responsible stuff!

Posted on: Jan 31, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

They will come carrying a petition signed by 17,000 people demanding an apology from O'Reilly for his ignorance and abuse.

Posted on: Dec 17, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

The Clinton campaign decided that they'd save a little money and use today's morning news shows to mount a lengthy campaign commercial.

Posted on: Nov 20, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

Jason Linkins: The former White House press secretary is set to release what is rumored to be a "tell-all" book in April of '08.