Soledad O'Brien Destroys Obnoxious Hack Chris Cillizza on Twitter
There are few things Democrats and Republicans agree on in this bipartisan climate, but one of them is that Chris Cillizza is the absolute worst. He is to journalism what Nickelback is to rock and roll, or Michael Bay is to film - and at least they didn't write tons of articles ...read more
Is Al Jazeera America Just Going To Be More of the Same?
Like most people who appreciate the necessity of independent media outlets, it was personally frustrating to watch Current TV go under back at the beginning of the year. You don't have to agree with every point-of-view presented by a news organization to value its freedom to ...read more
Is Soledad O'Brien Out at CNN?
I get that as in every other field of modern entertainment, when it comes to TV news, a rumor is just a rumor. I also get that a rumor generated by The New York Post is often even less than a rumor. But given what we've seen lately, particularly what we witnessed last week ...read more
Facts? What Facts?
By Chez Pazienza: In case you haven't seen this yet, it's pretty much guaranteed to make your day. Or give you a brain hemorrhage. Or possibly both. Yesterday morning on CNN's Starting Point, Soledad O'Brien got into a contentious on-air back-and-forth with Mitt Romney ...read more
The Republican Medicare Scam, Part 2
By Bob Cesca: Something hilarious and weird happened yesterday. No sooner had I posted my column here about the Republican Medicare Scam, but Mitt Romney surrogate John Sununu returned to CNN, clipped on a microphone and shouted down Soledad O'Brien with the same ...read more
Romney 'Not Concerned About Very Poor'
Mitt Romney tell CNN that he's not too fussed about Americans living in abject poverty: "By the way, I'm in this race because I care about Americans. I'm not concerned about the very poor. We have a safety net there. If it needs repair, I'll fix it. I'm not concerned about ...read more