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Greta Van Susteren was fired this week from MSNBC even though her numbers were good even in the key demographics, when she could not beat her competition on Fox and CNN.  I am dubious of this excuse from MSNBC.  After all if finishing last makes you fireable, only Rachel Madcow would be safe and after …

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Democratic California Rep. Maxine Waters appeared on MSNBC’s “AM Joy” Sunday to discuss the possible impeachment of President Donald Trump. Host Joy-Ann Reid hailed Waters as a “resistance hero,” then asked about Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner and his ties to Russia. Kushner is said to have tried setting up a secret communications channel with the …

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  MSNBC, CNN and every other major network but Fox News are keeping their viewers in the dark about the alleged violent rape of a 14-year-old girl by two illegal immigrants aliens, the New York Times conceded in an article about Fox News on Saturday. The two alleged rapists, ages 17 and 18, were enrolled …

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  Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter David Cay Johnston, the recipient of two pages of President Donald Trump’s 2005 tax return, has been slammed for controversial comments he made about First Lady Melania Trump on a show on MSNBC on March 14. On the MSNBC show “The Last Word With Lawrence O’Donnell,” Johnston, who has written for …

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The joke Mike Pesca made about Kellyanne Conway Tuesdsay on MSNBC left host Stephanie Ruhle shaking her head in dismay. Ruhle first noted that the counselor to the president is “taking some heat” after a photo surfaced Monday “showing her kneeling on a couch in the Oval Office.” “Okay, not funny. That’s not funny. I’m not …

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Michael Moore, the filmmaker and left-wing activist, is convinced the enthusiastic scenes at various Congressional Republicans’ outreach events is the start of something much bigger. The longtime Trump critic joined MSNBC’s Chris Hayes Wednesday night to discuss what he saw as the most significant popular protests since the 1970s, rejecting the notion that any of those …

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Rep. Maxine Waters blasted Donald Trump, his cabinet and Russia on MSNBC Tuesday night. The California Democrat explained that she views President Trump’s foreign policy team as primarily concerned with easing American pressure on Russia. “[Secretary of State Rex] Tillerson’s real job is to get in there and get those sanctions lifted,” she stated. “But all of them …

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MSNBC dedicated a portion of its Presidents’ Day coverage to people protesting Donald Trump across the country. “I’m here for the travel ban,” a woman in Los Angeles told Gadi Schwartz. When Schwartz pressed her to elaborate, she responded, “gosh, I’m nervous.” Loading… “It was just upsetting that people with green cards who are getting detained for …

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Joe Scarborough, host of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” directly compared President Trump to 20th century Italian Fascist leader Benito Mussolini while discussing the president’s attacks on the media Monday morning. “He went full Mussolini,” Scarborough said, “and called the press the enemy of the people.” The Italian dictator, commonly known as “Il Duce,” the Duke, was …

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Things got heated between Carl Higbie and Louise Mensch on MSNBC Tuesday morning. Mensch — who earlier in the broadcast suggested Mike Flynn’s behavior could lead to President Trump’s impeachment — blamed the retired Navy SEAL for defending the White House. “There’s a picture on Instagram of the guy with the nuclear football,” she shot at Higbie. …

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Joe Scarborough took a shot at White House senior policy adviser Stephen Miller on Monday’s broadcast of “Morning Joe.” On Sunday, Miller repeatedly told ABC’s George Stephanopoulos about rampant voter fraud taking place during the 2016 election, a claim the MSNBC host sarcastically applied to Sunday night’s Grammy Awards. “One other insight here,” Scarborough said to close …

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Rep. Maxine Waters told MSNBC’s Katy Tur Thursday that she doesn’t “intend” for President Donald Trump to remain in office “for four years.” Tur asked the California Democrat, who has repeatedly called for POTUS’ impeachment, why she believes Republicans “would get onboard” with impeaching Trump. “Well, I think he’s going embarrass his party,” Waters answered. …

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Maxine Waters shot down claims the Democratic Party is distancing itself from her calls for President Trump’s impeachment during a Tuesday interview on MSNBC. On Monday, Waters told reporters “eventually” Trump will be impeached, which prompted House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to immediately tell the same reporters that Trump has not done anything that could be considered …

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Chris Cillizza hates that Donald Trump — like Bill Clinton — is willing to go off script in his public addresses. The Washington Post blogger broke down Trump’s speech at the Major Cities Chiefs Association winter conference on MSNBC Wednesday, in which he bemoaned the fact that Trump does this “all the time.” “The second half of …

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House Speaker Paul Ryan laughed at MSNBC’s Kasie Hunt Thursday morning when she asked him a question regarding Donald Trump’s recent comments about Arnold Schwarzenegger and “The Apprentice.” Hunt first noted that Trump “referenced Arnold Schwarzenegger today at the National Prayer Breakfast.” “Oh did he?” Ryan replied with a smile on his face. “Did he do the …

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MSNBC experienced some technical difficulties Wednesday morning. After cutting to footage of President Trump meeting with African-American community leaders in the White House, someone in the booth apparently sat on the rewind button. And then this happened. Loading… WATCH: Third time’s the charm.

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Rachel Maddow heavily criticized President Donald Trump’s inauguration speech on Friday afternoon. “It’s interesting, I have heard that same sentiment that you just described from the very top reaches of the outgoing administration,” the MSNBC host told Brian Williams. “That oratory is powerful and can be a form of leadership, but it’s not the work …

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Reverend Al Sharpton said on MSNBC tonight, “There’s no question that the process that elected [Donald Trump] was not legitimate.” He told MTP Daily guest anchor Peter Alexander that “clearly the process has serious questions about it,” and given who John Lewis is and what role he holds in American history, people “should not take …

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Georgetown Professor Michael Eric Dyson is proposing the idea that white people should have an ‘Individual Reparations Account’ to make donations to black institutions and individuals. The idea is part of his forthcoming book, “Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America.” Dyson made the argument during an interview with Ana Marie Cox in the January 8 …

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