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I Guess Joe Scarborough Must Be Up For Contract Renegotiations at MSNBC

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...

Morning Media Newsfeed: Wolff Named EP of The View | Wright to Exit Turner Broadcasting

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

Bill Wolff Named EP of ‘The View;’ Brian Balthazar Joining ABC Show as co-EP

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

Maddow Calls Out ‘Democratic Wuss-itude’ on Airstrikes Against ISIS

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

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

Rachel Maddow Explains Ferguson to Letterman: ‘It Doesn’t Make Any Sense’

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

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.

Watch Now! Rachel Maddow brings her political perspective to “The Late Show”

2 days agoLGBT / Lesbian : After Ellen

The out TV personality talks ISIS and events in Missouri. The post Watch Now! Rachel Maddow brings her political perspective to “The Late Show” appeared first on

Governor Ultrasound: 'That Rolex Came From Santa'

Rachel Maddow does a great job separating the distractions from the real issues in the McDonnell trial, and she highlights a few key gifts the former Governor of Virginia had difficulty explaining away. Some of the excuses are credible; others are pretty lame. Show More Summary

Bill Wolff Moves on from MSNBC. Next Stop ‘The View’

Bill Wolff, MSNBC VP of primetime and executive producer of “The Rachel Maddow Show,” got a sendoff from this staff late last week. Maddow said Wolff “got some sweet new job on some easy show with a sweet new schedule.” That show is “The View,” which begins its news season with new and returning hosts in just a few weeks. Show More Summary

USA Today Reporter Says She And 'Other' Protesters Stung With Tea Gas in Ferguson

Look no further for an example of why police in Ferguson, Mo., don't trust the media. USA Today reporter Yamiche Alcindor appeared on MSNBC shortly before midnight on Aug. 18 for an interview with Rachel Maddow on the chaotic situation in Ferguson since the shooting death of an unarmed 18-year-old black man by a white police officer two weeks ago. Show More Summary

Dallas Morning News ' Wayne Slater Tells National Media "Perry Has Bigger Problems Than ... Conventional Wisdom Suggests"

From the August 21 edition of MSNBC's The Rachel Maddow Show: Previously: Texas Journalists Urge National Press To Take Perry Case More Seriously

#NMOS14: Vigils And Protests In Cities Across The Country Honor Victims Of Police Violence

As Rachel Maddow noted in the clip above, for anyone who was "wondering when the events in Ferguson were going to shift from a local story getting some national coverage to being a full on national story, this might be it." So far things...Show More Summary

WaPo’s Lowery Describes Being Arrested, Assaulted by Ferguson Cops on Maddow

2 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

Washington Post reporter Wesley Lowery was arrested and subsequently released by Ferguson police. Lowery called into Rachel Maddow's show to describe how he was placed in restraints and even assaulted by the cops right after he was just doing his job.

'Fonzie' Recalls Robin Williams' TV Debut: 'He Was a Miracle'

Robin Williams fans know that the TV show Mork & Mindy launched him to national fame. But bigger fans know that he first played his alien character in an episode of Happy Days. Last night, Henry "the Fonz" Winkler told Rachel Maddow on MSNBC that it was clear from the...

Some Guarded Praise for MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow

It’s rare when MSNBC gets favorable reviews from Accuracy in Media, but Rachel Maddow’s report, “Consider the Source,” is worth watching. She was very effective in exposing how Russia Today (RT) television tried to obscure the truth about Russian terrorists bringing down the Malaysian Airlines plane. She also laid out the facts implicating the Russian […]

'Fault in Our Stars' Cutie Ansel Elgort Goes Wet and Shirtless For Charity: VIDEO

2 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Ansel Elgort of The Fault in Our Stars strips to his skivvies and gets dunked with ice water in the latest round of Chillin 4 Charity. Much like with Rachel Maddow, Elgort was challenged by someone he knew - in...

The Story Behind the Ice Bucket Challenge

Matt Lauer has done it, so has Shepard Smith and Rachel Maddow. NBC’s Dylan Dryer did it late last week, then on Saturday challenged her “Today” colleagues Erika Hill, Lester Holt and Jenna Wolfe. They accepted. So where did the ice bucket challenge start? “CBS This Morning” had the back-story this morning. Show More Summary

Ice, Ice, Baby

Good morning, kittens. Are you awake? Are you sleepy? I’m sleepy. So how about a bucket of ice water to wake you up? Oh, not, not on you. That would be rude. How about a bucket of ice water on Rachel Maddow. Yes, Lesbian Nerd Heartthrob Rachel Maddow. Show More Summary

The View to Move Even Further Left? Rachel Maddow's Producer to Take Over

Could the liberal-leaning ladies of The View be pushed even further left? It could happen as MSNBC’s vice president of prime-time programming and producer of The Rachel Maddow Show has been picked to be the new show runner. On Thursday, CNN’s Brian Stelter reported that Bill Wolff will replace longtime producer Bill Geddie. Show More Summary

Bill Wolff Leaving MSNBC for ‘The View’

Bill Wolff, who’s been a fixture at MSNBC for nearly a decade, is about to get a new view. An MSNBC spokesperson confirms with TVNewser that Wolff, who is the EP of Rachel Maddow‘s show, as well as VP of primetime, is leaving the network. Show More Summary

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