On the first day of the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), the biggest annual gathering of right-leaning activists, Reason TV correspondent Kennedy talks with former Sen. Fred Thompson (R-Tenn.) and other attendees about...Show More Summary
“Democracy Now!” hosts a roundtable discussion on the crisis in Ukraine with Anton Shekhovtsov, a Ukrainian citizen and researcher specializing in far-right movements; Jonathan Steele, former Moscow correspondent for The Guardian; and Keith Gessen, an editor at n+1 magazine who covered the 2010 Ukraine elections for The New Yorker.
Kaiser Family Foundation announced last week that NPR health correspondent Julie Rovner will be coming on board as a Robin Toner Distinguished Fellow. While at NPR, Rovner has reported on health policy and politics in Washington and...Show More Summary
Chuck Todd, NBC News' Chief White House Correspondent, decided to take off his journalist hat to play partisan politics during his appearance on Morning Joe on Wednesday February 26 to comment on in the words of co-host Mika Brzezinski...Show More Summary
In which our intrepid correspondent jumps eyes wide shut headfirst onto the shiny awards bandwagon with a great flying leap and sticky squid tentacles to prevent overshooting. Now read this:Will Durst: Fast Track Munchies (Feb 16, 2014) Hoyer: Democrats Positioned To Take Back The House (Feb 10, 2014) Will Durst: Eat Fresh Plastic! (Feb 7, […]
John Dickerson is the political director for CBS News and also a political correspondent for Slate. Monday he wrote a piece suggesting that everyone would be better off not mentioning Monica Lewinsky, or any other event in Bill Clinton's history, as part of coverage of Hillary. Show More Summary
Under the auspice that American politics is the nation’s trashiest reality show, Joel McHale has been asked to host this year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner, it was announced today. McHale will take over emceeing duties from past...Show More Summary
Comedian Joel McHale, known for his skewering of pop culture as host of “The Soup,” will turn his sights to the political arena when he headlines the May 3 White House Correspondents Dinner. The White House Correspondents’ Association announced that McHale, who also stars on ABC’s “Community,” would provide the comedic stylings at the annual […]
Russian political analyst Sergey Markov tells a Daily Show correspondent that gay sex is not normal. You know, like having sex with a conference table isn't normal. Featured Image: read more
Former “Daily Show” correspondent John Oliver‘s upcoming HBO show now has a name and premiere date. The half-hour “Last Week Tonight” premieres April 27 at 11pm. Fox News contributor David Webb is adding political columnist to his portfolio. Show More Summary
Nothing to see here, according to ABC's Jon Karl. The Good Morning America correspondent on Tuesday told viewers that the so-called "Hillary papers," a treasure trove of quotes and documents, are a "positive portrayal" and "none of this appears to be politically damaging." [See video below. Show More Summary
By Jim Gourley Best Defense chief cultural correspondent As recently demonstrated on this blog, topics like the nature of war and the modern relevance of Clausewitz are to military officers and policy wonks what politics and religion are to the Thanksgiving dinner table. Show More Summary
[Watch Video] Filmmaker Greg Whiteley speaks to chief arts correspondent Jeffrey Brown about the behind-the-scenes view of former Massachusetts Gov. Romney over the course of two political campaigns depicted in the documentary “Mitt.” When...Show More Summary
ABC's David Wright is obsessed with Sarah Palin. The Nightline correspondent introduces gratuitous, bitter attacks against the former vice presidential candidate into segments that have nothing to do with politics. On Wednesday's program,...Show More Summary
The Daily Show finds humor in the extremes of political behavior, and so correspondent Jason Jones was naturally confused by a small town where (gasp) "sleazy" political attack ads made by a Koch Brothers group didn't take.
Sam Feist, CNN Washington bureau chief announced today that Brianna Keilar has been named CNN’s senior political correspondent. Along with reporting the top political and policy stories of the day, Keilar will serve as the lead reporter covering Hillary Clinton and the 2016 Democratic field. Show More Summary
Brianna Keilar has been named CNN’s senior political correspondent. In her new role, which begins next month, Keilar will serve as the lead reporter covering Hillary Clinton and the Democratic field of 2016 Presidential contenders, as...Show More Summary
WaPo has promoted Phillip Rucker from White House correspondent to national politics reporter and has hired Adam Taylor away from Business Insider to contribute to its “WorldViews” foreign affairs blog. Taylor has been an editor at BI since 2010. Show More Summary
NBC News Chief White House Correspondent Chuck Todd, who also anchors MSNBC's "The Daily Rundown," sat down with MSNBC's Andrea Mitchell Tuesday to lament "how we communicate in politics." Todd was commenting on Rep. Michael Grimm (R-NY) threatening a reporter Tuesday night. Show More Summary
The last time Scarlett Johansson got involved with politics, she might as well have fucked Sean Penn in the middle of the White House Correspondents Dinner, and before that, she was running around telling people Obama was her e-mail boyfriend. So let’s just say her track record isn’t exactly the greatest which is why it Read More...