Most of the monologues featured at #EndorseThis are dressed-up for comedic effect. Comics can work from very simple themes and premises, but must dress up their punch lines with misdirection and charm. Trevor Noah likes the slow, meandering start. Samantha Bee likes to throw in a dadaist skit or two. Stephen Colbert has to keep […]
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?
Monday was the tenth anniversary of Barack Obama’s famous keynote address at the 2004 Democratic National Convention, which launched him to national stardom. National Memo Editor-in-Chief Joe Conason joined MSNBC’s Hardball with Chris Matthews to mark the occasion. Video of their discussion is below, via MSNBC:
National Memo Editor-in-Chief Joe Conason joined MSNBC’s Hardball With Chris Matthews on Monday to discuss former vice president Dick Cheney’s refusal to back down from the decision to invade Iraq in 2003 — and his refusal to withdraw from the public stage. Video of the segment is below, via MSNBC:
National Memo Editor-in-Chief Joe Conason discussed the situation in Iraq and the return of the neoconservatives who made the original case for the war, during a Friday evening appearance on Hardball with Chris Matthews. Video of the segment is below, via MSNBC: Want more political news and analysis? Sign up for our daily email newsletter!
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, […]