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MSNBC's Wolffe Suggests Obama Likes 'Intellectually Rigorous' and 'Satisfying Challenge' of World Chaos

On Tuesday's The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, during a segment about foreign policy challenges involving Russia and the turmoil in the Middle East, Executive Editor Richard Wolffe oddly suggested that President ObamaShow More Summary

MSNBC's Wolffe Contradicted by NBC As He Wrongly Claims No Al-Qaeda in Iraq Before Invasion

Appearing as a guest on Wednesday's The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, executive editor Richard Wolffe mocked former Vice President Dick Cheney for his recent criticism of President Obama, and inaccurately claimed thatShow More Summary

Slobbering Love Affair: MSNBC Gushes Over Hillary Interview

Continuing their slobbering love affair with former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, MSNBC fawned over the answers Clinton gave in a, wait for it, People magazine interview. Now with Alex Wagner guest host Richard Wolffe and the Washington...Show More Summary

Web Video is a ‘Different Kind of Medium’

In an Internet Week panel hosted by Vice this morning, media people got together to discuss the rise of online video. "Digital video is a different kind of medium, said Richard Wolffe, executive editor of  "The video experience...Show More Summary’s Wolffe and Roberts Still Figuring Out How This Digital Integration Stuff Should Work

During a session at the SXSW conference today on the future of TV,'s executive editor Richard Wolffe interviewed the network's on-air anchor Thomas Roberts about a range of topics including the “nasty shit” that people write to him on the Internet. MSNBC, of course, is a product of the larger NBC-Universal operation of Comcast [...]

Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill To Team Up For Richard Jewell Biopic

Fresh from their The Wolff Of Wall Street success, Leonardo diCaprio and Jonah Hill will once again team up in a movie about Atlanta Olympics falsely accused bomber Richard Jewell. Deadline reports that Fox has acquired the rights to Marie Brenner’s 1997 Vanity Fair article “American Nightmare: The Ballad Of Richard Jewell”, which will be... Show More Summary

The Most Clueless Person on the Internet

Richard Wolffe is the executive editor of MSNBC's website. Presumably that means he knows something about what goes on at the network. Last night after someone at MSNBC tweeted the suggestion that the "rightwing" would hate a Cheerios ad featuring a biracial families, there was an immediate firestorm of reaction. Show More Summary

MSNBC's Wolffe: Tea Partiers Want Someone to Be 'Annoying and Inflammatory'

Appearing on Wednesday's The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, Executive Editor Richard Wolffe asserted that Tea Partiers want someone to "be annoying and inflammatory" in responding to President Barack Obama's State of the Union Address as the group discussed the news that Utah Republican Senator Mike Lee will give a Tea Party response to the President. read more

MSNBC's Wolffe Finds Paul Ryan Budget 'Harsh' with 'Absolutely No Compassion'

On Tuesday's PoliticsNation, Executive Editor Richard Wolffe described Wisconsin Republican Rep. Paul Ryan as having put together a budget that was "harsh" and "showing absolutely no compassion" as he appeared as a guest on the MSNBC show. Wolffe: read more

MSNBC's Wolffe Lauds Hillary's 'Monumental Effort' to Fix Bush's 'Mess'

On Wednesday's The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, Executive Editor Richard Wolffe credited Hillary Clinton with a "monumental effort" in "recovering from" the Bush administration's alleged mistakes as he responded to conservative...Show More Summary

MSNBC's Wolffe: Ted Cruz 'Inflaming' 'Fringe' Who Are 'Racist'

On Tuesday's PoliticsNation, Executive Editor Richard Wolffe accused Texas Senator Ted Cruz of "encouraging, inflaming and yes, flirting" with "fringe elements" who are "very ugly" and "racist" as he responded to a clip ofShow More Summary

MSNBC's Wolffe Finds GOP 'Excluding' People By Getting 'More Male and Older and Whiter'

On MSNBC's PoliticsNation show, Executive Editor Richard Wolffe -- formerly of Newsweek -- portrayed the Republican base as getting "more male and older and whiter," and asserted that Republicans are "not ready for power yet." After...Show More Summary

MSNBC's Wolffe Mocks Republican Concerns Over Deficit

On the Thursday, October 31, The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, after host O'Donnell raised new numbers showing that the federal budget deficit has shrunk, executive editor Richard Wolffe dismissed Republican concerns over the deficit. O'Donnell began by posing: read more

MSNBC's Wolffe Derides 'Cheap' Insurance, 'What Is It Really Worth?'

On Wednesday's The Last Word on MSNBC, executive editor Richard Wolffe joined host Lawrence O'Donnell in exonerating President Obama from blame for the recent wave of health insurance policy cancellations, with Wolffe going...Show More Summary

MSNBC Panel on Obama Admin.: ‘So Worried About Spin, They Created Own PR Problem’

9 months agoNews : Mediaite executive editor Richard Wolffe and MSNBC chief political analyst Chuck Todd spoke on Morning Joe Wednesday morning about the role the "mythmaking" properties of President Barack Obama's administration played in creating his...Show More Summary

MSNBC's Wolffe: GOPers 'Have Not Tried to Find Any Compassion'

Appearing as a guest on Tuesday's PoliticsNation on MSNBC, Executive Editor Richard Wolffe asserted that Republicans "have not tried to find any compassion" since last year's election as he reacted to comments from Maine Republican Governor Paul LePage on the number of his state's residents who are not working. Wolffe: read more

The Capitalists

Richard Wolff: US Politics' True Bipartisan Consensus: Capitalism Is Untouchable.Yup.

MSNBC's Wolffe Chides Texas Voters, Some GOPers 'Should Never Have Been Elected'

On Wednesday's PoliticsNation, Executive Editor Richard Wolffe asserted that Republicans like Texas Rep. Louie Gohmert "should never have been elected [to] office in the first place," as he joined host Al Sharpton in lambasting...Show More Summary

MSNBC's Wolffe Sees Tea Party 'Crazies,' GOP 'Killing Themselves' Politically

Appearing as a guest on Wednesday's The Last Word, executive editor Richard Wolffe joined MSNBC host Lawrence O'Donnell in tagging Tea Party Republicans as "crazies" as O'Donnell fretted over whether conservative activistsShow More Summary to Re-Launch Next Week Executive Editor Richard Wolffe is blasting out an email this morning about the site’s relaunch next week. The wait is almost over. We launch next week, and as promised, you’ll get an early look at the website that will transform the digital progressive community. Show More Summary

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