The Advocate is out with its 50 most influential LGBT media figures list. And the top spot drew a tie. MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow and TMZ’s Harvey Levin both ranked number one. Levin has been a cable news fixture over the last week in the aftermath of his site exposing elevator footage of Ray Rice hitting his then-fiancee Janay Palmer. Show More Summary
Sincere calls for a Congressional debate won't matter. If a president wants war, a debate is mere political theater
At the tail end of MSNBC's post-game analysis on President Barack Obama's address to the nation on ISIS, anchor Rachel Maddow gave each of her panelists the chance to share a few final thoughts. Chris Matthews, who earlier in the hour had criticized Obama for...
HOUSTON, Texas -- The continued failure of the campaign of State Senator Wendy Davis to be governor of Texas has driven her to launch a book tour to attempt to capitalize on her fame before the opportunity fizzles after the coming November 4 th election. Show More Summary
Might be time for MSNBC to tighten security at its studios. I’m not sure who was hosting “The Rachel Maddow Show” last night, but it sure as heck could not have been the cable program’s namesake. The person certainly looked and sounded like Maddow, no doubt about that, but once you hear what she said, […]
NBC News Chief Foreign Correspondent Richard Engel appeared on MSNBC immediately following President Obama's speech on ISIS. He told Rachel Maddow that some of what Obama said on ISIS was "wildly off-base" and oversimplified the situation.
MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow reported that President Obama will not ask for a war or military effort against ISIS during the network’s special coverage of the president’s remarks on Wednesday night. “We're told the president will announce not a war effort but what he'll call a comprehensive counterterrorism campaign against ISIS militants” she stated. Show More Summary
Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell And His Wife - Convicted Felons For Public Corruption RACHEL MADDOW: (Paraphrased From A Show Last Week)"Governor McDonnell was a "Pro-Family, right wing Republican riding on the coattails of 'the Moral Majority', Christian evangelical movement. Show More Summary
ASKING THE IMPORTANT QUESTIONS: Is Rachel @Maddow’s Haircut Waging War Against Heteronormative Patriarchy? Me, I’ll just note that this piece on “heteronormativity” is by a guy named Stacy.
Following former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell's conviction Thursday in the corruptions trial surrounding his use of political office for personal gain, Rachel Maddow took a look back at McDonnell's journey from Pat Robertson-approved 'family values' politician to throw-your-wife-under-the-bus courtroom defendant....
The ex-governor of Virginia who once piously campaigned against marriage equality now finds his own marriage on trial. read more
This week, Bloomberg is hiring a freelance TV graphics editor, as well as a freelance B-roll editor. Meanwhile, NBCUniversal needs a segment producer for The Rachel Maddow Show and a vice president of programming research for NBC Sports Group. Show More Summary
Another embarrassing mistake by Rachel Maddow. This time Rachel has revealed her unfamiliarity with some simple world geography. On her MSNBC show this evening, discussing President Obama's impending trip to one of the Baltic states--Estonia--Maddow...Show More Summary
The longtime senior producer on the MSNBC show takes over for Bill Wolff, who left for 'The View' read more
Like her MSNBC colleagues, Rachel Maddow has covered the shooting of Michael Brown and subsequent protests in Ferguson extensively. Earlier this week, she told David Letterman her thoughts on the story. “It doesn’t make any sense,” Maddow said regarding the militarization of the police force many have cited when talking about Ferguson. Show More Summary
Joe Scarborough is full of #SmartTakes lately, the kind that seem geared to appeal to Rachel Maddow, who I'm told actually runs the network. Just last week, when even Politico writers were horrified that Obama had once again gone golfing...
Click here to receive Mediabistro’s Morning Media Newsfeed via email. Bill Wolff Named EP of The View, Brian Balthazar Joining ABC Show as Co-EP (TVNewser) A week after signing off as EP of The Rachel Maddow Show, Bill Wolff has been announced as the new executive producer of The View. Show More Summary
A week after signing off as EP of “The Rachel Maddow Show,” Bill Wolff (above left) has been announced as the new executive producer of “The View.” The show also made other behind-the-scenes changes including the addition of another TV news veteran, Brian Balthazar (above right) as co-executive producer. Show More Summary
Rachel Maddow made a rare daytime appearance on MSNBC Wednesday, sitting down with Ezra Klein, who was filling in for Alex Wagner, to talk about the possibility of a Congressional vote to authorize airstrikes against ISIS in Syria. Referring...Show More Summary
When David Letterman needs an update on what's happening in the news, he tends to call on Rachel Maddow. Last night, he asked the MSNBC host to give him the primer on the "homicide" or "police shooting" that happened more than two weeks ago in Ferguson, Missouri.