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Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Chris Matthews

#EndorseThis: Rep. Jim Himes Thinks Devin Nunes Must Have Written His Memo Drunk

In what sounds like a candid exchange over a beer, U.S. Representative Jim Himes (D-CT) tells Chris Matthews of MSNBC what rational people in D.C. really think of that “secret” Devin Nunes memo on the FBI: a stronger substance than beer could be to blame. “You’d hope that whoever wrote (the memo) was a couple […]

January 26, 2018
Michael Moore

#EndorseThis: Michael Moore Condemns Trump’s Callous Address

Following President Trump’s address to Congress last night, the airwaves were filled with somber pundits praising the president’s “pivot” after he delivered a speech that exceeded the very low bar set for him. While Trump may have used his calm, low baritone to try to sound “presidential” and seduce America, Michael Moore saw right through the charade.

March 1, 2017
Jeff Weaver Chris Matthews

#EndorseThis: Sanders’ Campaign Manager Turns Tax Return Question On Chris Matthews

Bernie Sanders’ campaign manager Jeff Weaver had some words for Chris Matthews about the anchor’s insistence on seeing Sanders’ tax returns: Why didn’t Matthews release his own returns when his wife ran for Congress?

June 7, 2016
Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump gets a kiss from his daughter Ivanka at the end of a campaign victory party after rival candidate Senator Ted Cruz dropped out of the race for the Republican presidential nomination following the results of the Indiana state primary, at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York, U.S., May 3, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Donald Trump Can’t Win Without Women

Donald Trump, the Republican Party’s freshly-minted presumptive nominee for president, has called his Democratic counterpart Hillary Clinton a weak candidate lacking in stamina whose only asset is the “woman’s card.”

May 6, 2016

This Week in Crazy: Libruls R Dum

Radical libruls have taken over our classrooms, our judiciaries, and the media. But they can’t take over my column! Welcome to “This Week In Crazy.”

April 1, 2016

Trump Randomly Decides Women Should Be Punished For Getting Abortions

Since the start of Trump’s candidacy, he’s continuously backpedaled, hedged and applied circular and nonsensical logic to the issue.

March 30, 2016

Endorse This: Carly Fiorina Is A Terrible Person

Carly Fiorina may have gotten demoted to the undercard debate last night — but she came in first place for cringe-inducing smarminess.

January 15, 2016

WATCH: Getting Things Done Vs. Ted Cruz

See Joe Conason discuss the GOP’s warring factions on MSNBC’s “Hardball.”

November 5, 2014

WATCH: Joe Conason Discusses Jon Stewart’s Fight Against The Far Right on ‘Hardball’

National Memo Editor-in-Chief Joe Conason appeared on MSNBC’s Hardball with Chris Matthews on Wednesday evening to discuss the highly influential Jon Stewart, and his aptitude for calling out the far right in a manner that resonates with viewers. The Daily Show host is known for his unique way of tackling the issues with candor — he’s unapologetic, […]

May 14, 2014