Lizz Winstead went on MSNBC's Hardball last night to opine on the big announcement from her fellow Minnesotan and favorite punchline: Michele Bachmann.See Also: - Michele Bachmann: A history of crazy, homophobia, and lies - Bachmann won't run again: Top 10 tweets - Michele Bachmann's 2003 Christmas ... More >>
Jim Graves is coming for you, Michele Bachmann. During an interview with City Pages, Graves -- a wildly successful businessman who created the AmericInn motel chain before founding his luxury-focused Graves Hospitality company -- suggested he probably wouldn't have launched a political career if his ... More >>
Her business is none of your business.When Barack Obama was running for president, Michele Bachmann loved to talk about his relationship with Bill Ayers, the old hippie who blew up federal buildings when Barry Obama was a little kid. Bachmann's fear over Obama's connection to Ayers led to one of ... More >>
Dan Rather insists he's not Michele Bachmann's campaign manager.Dan Rather used to be the poster child of liberal media bias for all good conservatives when he held down the CBS Evening News anchor chair. Then he got suckered into believing some claptrap about George W. Bush's National Guard ... More >>
Mingling with the liberal media elite.There was a time when Michele Bachmann's fans jeered at the way MSNBC's Chris Matthews dismissed her as a hypnotized zombie, and they cheered when she tweaked him on camera after her re-election. So we're wondering what they think of her being caught on came ... More >>
Celebrity stylist Natalie Hale says people should stop picking on Bachmann's make-up.It seems that being Michele Bachmann's celebrity stylist isn't all a bed of roses. Since news broke that Bachmann paid $225 for hair and make-up to Natalie Hale before the 2010 election, the stylist-to-the-stars ... More >>
Michele Bachmann's go-to glam artist, Natalie Hale.News broke this morning that Tea Party Congresswoman Michele Bachmann spent $225 on hair and make-up for election day, and her stylist of choice is a woman by the name of Natalie Hale."The receipt was for the services of professional makeup artis ... More >>
Michele Bachmann: Equal time?The tempest in a tea pot is now the perfect storm. Michele Bachmann's little State of the Union speech scheduled for an online-only audience tonight is now being put on a par with Barack Obama's address to Congress, and the official Republican response from Rep. Pau ... More >>
Wingnut of the Year.Rep. Michele Bachmann took us all on another ride aboard the crazy train this year, questioning the president's patriotism, defending BP, proclaiming herself the queen tea partier -- and winning re-election in the 6th congressional district. Here's a look back.
Too much coffee, man.What a year. Jonathon "The Impaler" Sharkey wanted to be our governor. We got a brand spankin' new Twins ballpark. Michele Bachmann took the tingle out of Chris Matthews. And the Metrodome roof collapsed in the Blizzard of 2010. All of that and more was caught on vide ... More >>
Keith Olbermann's reaction to Michele Bachmann's crush.MSNBC's Keith Olbermann is spitting up at the news that Michele Bachmann said she'd like to be stranded on a desert island with him for a little platonic conversation. "I'm not often stumped. But I have to admit, she stumped me," he said ... More >>
Michele Bachmann wants to get all Swiss Family Robinson with Keith Olbermann.Keith Olbermann has named Michele Bachmann the "Worst Person In The World" over and over, but given the choice she says she'd rather take him with her to a desert island any day than Rachel Maddow or Chris "Tingly Fe ... More >>
Cooper vs. Bachmann: It didn't help.It didn't help Michele Bachmann's recent power play for a leadership position among Republicans that she chose the very same moment to once more climb aboard the crazy train. By Wednesday, she figured out she was better suited to softball sessions with Se ... More >>
It's a conspiracy alright. But a Republican conspiracy.Michele Bachmann wants two things now: To be taken seriously, and to win the No. 4 position in the House leadership ranks. The problem is, she keeps on spouting batshit craziness. It's hard to win the hearts and minds of folks like soon- ... More >>
How's that tingle, Mr. Matthews?A little more than two years ago, Michele Bachmann blurted out to MSNBC's Chris Matthews that various congressional Democrats held anti-American views and ought to be investigated. Her Joe McCarthy moment almost cost her her re-election. Well, the Hardball ho ... More >>
Michele Bachmann: Ready to lead.Michele Bachmann already crowned herself Queen of the Tea Party. And she's Queen of the Money Bags, too. Now she's taking measurements for a cape and crown.
Michele Bachmann is Bill Maher's favorite M.I.L.F.HBO yakker Bill Maher has a love/hate affair with Washington, D.C., whose politicos he routinely lampoons and lambastes on "Real Time." Now he tells Capitol File magazine that he loves "the springtime, when Joe Biden's hair blooms." And he ha ... More >>
Photo: USCG via FlickrMichele Bachmann has been targeted for her reflexive defense of BP, rather than the devastated lives of Gulf Coast residentsTarryl Clark and the Democrats are hitting Michele Bachmann and other congressional Republicans hard for their odd defense of BP and the toxic filt ... More >>
Chris Matthews stuck it to Congresswoman Michele Bachmann today, echoing Hart Van Denburg's eloquently worded headline: Michele Bachmann demands gangster president commandeer boats. Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy
The Southern Poverty Law Center, long known for tracking right wing extremist groups, has released a new report on the "Patriot" movement, and Michele Bachmann is prominently featured.The report lists 40 prominent men and women involved with the "Patriot" movement, anti-government militia-minded ... More >>
The Minnesota congresswoman gives Sarah Palin a run for her money
"Relentless" Sutton leading state's GOP out of the wilderness
Tpaw scores a laugh line with a joke about climate change.
But does the MSNBC host have Hardballs for 44?
She's still talking and cable TV news hosts love it.
Rep. Michele Bachmann received the much-coveted nomination for Congress "Master of Self-Destruction" in Stuart Rothenberg's annual Congression ... More >>
"Hardball" appearance and radio response to Bush on tap this weekend.
Bush to take Japanese PM to Graceland, Wisconsin farmer wants to memorialize Adolf Hitler, nanny sues surveillance company over hidden camera content, the Hulk sells used cars, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...
Growth spurts may trigger teenage cancer, more money spent in Iraq than post-WW II Germany, sight restoration thanks to green algae, the Star Wars Lego symphony, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...
Bush cuts funding for condoms for Africa, Jerry Falwell wants to tell you how to celebrate Christmas, Neal Pollack's poopy problems, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...
Boob tube news swings hard to the right
Howard "Hindenberg" Dean and the rest