Last fall, a judge ordered Bradlee Dean to reimburse Rachel Maddow and the now-defunct Minnesota Independent $24,625 in legal fees stemming from a long-shot defamation lawsuit he filed against them.SEE ALSO: Jake Dagel, former Bradlee Dean employee, discusses working for his "cultic sham ministry" D ... More >>
This afternoon, Andy Parrish, former chief of staff for Michele Bachmann's ill-fated presidential campaign, made a guest appearance on Andrea Mitchell's MSNBC show to talk about Bachmann's big announcement.Parrish's appearance was noteworthy for a few reasons. Though he recently produced an affidavi ... More >>
It's official -- people these days have allergies to everything.The latest example is little 11-year-old Grant Schlager of Austin, Minnesota. When Grant exposes his body to cold temperatures, he breaks out in hives. Swimming in cold water is basically a no-go. Even the simple pleasure of an icy s ... More >>
Photo by Nick Pinto, Village Voice.Sporting a Minnesota Twins t-shirt, Smith and his lawyer announced the lawsuit in New York this morning.Controversial pastor Bradley Dean Smith announced this morning that, in addition to MSNBC host Rachel Maddow, he is also suing Minnesota Independent writer An ... More >>
Can't we all just get along?The pride of University of Minnesota Moorhead and lefty MSNBC host Ed Schultz sure beat himself up pretty good last night after calling radio host Laura Ingraham a "right-wing slut." "I have been in this business since 1978, and I have made a lot of mistakes," he ... More >>
Chocolat Céleste via FacebookCustom chocolates and custom cakes make great bedfellows. We were more than a little sad when Chocolat Celeste owner Mary Leonard announced last year that her famed chocolate shop was closing. But Leonard was undeterred by the havoc the Central Corridor light rail co ... More >>
MSNBC crowns the Tea Party Caucus chair the Queen of CrapMichele Bachmann decided last week that Congress needed a Tea Party Caucus, and promptly made herself its chairwoman. MSNBC's Dylan Ratigan has now derided her as "full of crap" for talking about fiscal responsibility while siding wit ... More >>
Michele Bachmann, she of "gangster government" fame, continues to draw national media mocking for insisting that President Barack Obama should have commandeered boats to combat the drill-baby-drill BP oil spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. First, Hardball weighed in. Now, MSNBC's Keith Olbermann ... More >>
Crazy Congresswoman Michele Bachmann claimed last night that Wall Street reform constituted something akin to fascism:"This has a lot in common with Italy in the 1930s and the way Italy dealt with economics," she said. "It still continues private ownership of business but government is in control."M ... More >>
Photo via americaspower/FlickrU.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, a Republican in a party that's moved so far to the right that he's now considered a liberal on the court, is likely going to retire while President Barack Obama is in office. Who replaces him? That's the latest Washin ... More >>
In a post on DailyKos, Olbermann accuses Ventura of misremembering the circumstances surrounding his time at MSNBC.
A Republican blogger gets the scoop on the mysterious billboard backers.
The competition, for best in-depth reporting, attracted entries from 89 students at 55 universities across the country.
The Body is everywhere these days, drumming up buzz for his new TV show, "Conspiracy Theory."
After watching Snyders dissect the Bachmann political strategy, stay-tuned till the end when a national GOP operative says he only agreed to the interview on the condition that the City Pages cover story not be discussed.
The congresswoman is asked questions but never challenged on her answers.
In part two of a double feature from MSNBC, Rachel Maddow calls out Tim Pawlenty for his recent trip to upstate New York.
Countdown features a one-two punch of Minnesota demagogues.
Now he's calling Chris Matthew's "man crush" on Obama a "bromance." How MTV-chic.
Jon Tevlin gets a shoutout in this clip from MSNBC's Countdown.
When Bachmann went in front of Congress and started ripping Sen. Amy Klobuchar for trying to save Fury Motors, she forgot the key person in the story: herself.
Starbucks pays big buckolas for hourly mention on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" program.
Please, govenor, listen to these illiterate voices of reason.
Bachmann cited a fact from an MIT study and the author has repeatedly said that Republicans are misreading it and that fact is completely false.
Rep. Michele Bachmann has been calling on her supporters to be "armed and dangerous," but can she be blamed when people go on shooting rampages?
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Just wait. Someday she'll catch the golden snitch. Then we'll all be screwed.
Olberman starts the segment by warning viewers this may be the "craziest interview in American political history".
How does a Republican governor who opposed the stimulus bill feel OK taking the money?
MSNBC captured footage today of Rep. Keith Ellison introducing himself to Rep. Virgil Goode today on the floor of the House of Representatives.
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A week after Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast, we've heard from politicians, pundits, survivors, aid workers, and editorialists. Here are just a few of the notable comments coming out of the tragedy... "We finally cleaned up public housing in New Orleans. We couldn't do it, but God did." -- Re ... More >>
Jesse's cable disconnection
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