MSNBC’s Martin Bashir on Friday might have said the wisest thing he’s ever uttered on television.
Speaking with two Democratic members of Congress about goings on in the House Friday, Bashir said referring to Republicans, “If there isn’t a war on women most of us must be ignorant” (video follows with transcribed highlights and commentary):
The show began with Bashir predictably hyperventilating over a compromise House bill passed Friday that would extend low interest rates on student loans paid for with cuts to a preventive healthcare fund.
Someone at NBC News really has to take a serious look at the things coming out of Martin Bashir's mouth. On Monday's MSNBC program bearing his name, the host actually asked a Democratic Congressman if a family member of a Republican... Read Post
MSNBC's Martin Bashir not-so-subtly suggested Wednesday that House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) is a "baby" who should "go the f to sleep" and let Democrats deal with the debt ceiling issue. Anchoring the afternoon program that bea... Read Post
Yesterday, I highlighted the vicious, sexist attacks a Democratic state representative in New Hampshire launched against Republican Marlinda Garcia, a fellow state rep now running for Congress in a highly competitive district. His r... Read Post