msnbc

Melissa Harris-Perry Is Going Off The Air After Heartbreaking Report Emerges

Melissa Harris-Perry has had a successful weekend show on MSNBC since February 2012. MHP called her fans “nerds” and her following quickly became hooked on the highly intellectual liberalism that…

Katrin Higher |

It’s Time To Cry: Watch Ahmed Mohamed Get Invited To Tour MIT

I love kids, but as a former teen who ran home from school to work on her “Star Trek: The Next Generation” fanfic novel, I have a special place in…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |

Dan Savage Rips Into Homophobic KY Clerk: She’s “Waiting To Cash In”

Kentucky County Clerk Kim Davis, you might have heard, is refusing to perform her job and issue marriage licenses to gay couples. Davis claims she’s doing this under God’s authority,

Rebecca Vipond Brink |

Freddie Gray, Baltimore & Beyond: What To Read/Watch/Listen To Since TV News Is A Steaming Pile Of Hot Garbage

The mainstream media, and cable news especially, has long been a complete and utter hot mess, but the level of idiocy, godawful “reporting” and outrageous spin has hit new heights in its…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |

16-Year-Old Jada Posts Powerful #IAmJada Photo

This powerful image before you is Jada, a 16-year-old girl in Texas who was sexually assaulted at a party last month and doubly victimized when pictures taken of the assault…

Jessica Wakeman |

Ronan Farrow Talks Going To College At 11 On “The Daily Show”

This is refreshing: a member of the Farrow family is in the news and it’s not related to the Woody Allen child molestation accusation saga. Ronan Farrow, 26-year-old prodigy and…

Jessica Wakeman |

Alec Baldwin Speaks Out About MSNBC Firing, Denies Using Slur

Alec Baldwin spoke to the New York City blog Gothamist on his firing from MSNBC today and insisted he never used the phrase “faggot,” when he allegedly called a…

Jessica Wakeman |

Report: Alec Baldwin Fired From MSNBC Over Gay Slur

Alec Baldwin is reportedly losing his MSNBC talk show, “Up Late With Alec Baldwin,” following a suspension for allegedly calling a paparazzo a gay slur, according to Page Six. Earlier…

Jessica Wakeman |

Alec Baldwin Might Lose His Talk Show Over Gay Slur Scandal

MSNBC suspended Alec Baldwin’s talk show, “Up Late With Alec Baldwin,” after he was accused of calling a paparazzo a gay slur last week. In a blog post this…

Jessica Wakeman |

MSNBC Fails Miserably At Wishing Kim And Kanye A Happy Engagement

MSNBC tried, but failed miserably to report the engagement of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West. The “Kimye Engaged” caption accidentally (or on purpose?) flickered on the chyron over…

Ami Angelowicz |

Ronan Farrow To Host Show On MSNBC

Ronan Farrow, a humanitarian, Rhodes scholar and former Obama administration wonk, who also happens to be the son of Mia Farrow and maaaaybe Frank Sinatra, will host an hour-long…

Jessica Wakeman |

Joe Scarborough Says Newtown Has Made Him Rethink His Pro-Gun Stance

“… We have become so gun loving, so blasé about home-grown violence that in my lifetime alone, far more Americans have been casualties of domestic gunfire than have died in…

Julie Gerstein |

The Girl Accused Of “Yogurting” Obama Tells Her Side Of The Story

Yesterday, in Colorado, President Obama allegedly got “attacked” by some frozen yogurt. “A woman got very excited and spilled yogurt on me,” he said of the incident. God, I hate…

Ami Angelowicz |

Today’s Lady News: I Think They’re Just Messing With Us Now

Oh, look at this all-male TV panel that MSNBC convened to discuss yesterday’s all-male hearing discussion about birth control coverage in healthcare reform
Oklahoma’s state Senate advanced a “fetal personhood”

Jessica Wakeman |

Who’s Been Called In As “Experts” To Talk Birth Control On Cable News?

Who’s been called in as “experts” on cable news to discuss the current debate over birth control? More men than women, that’s who. Across all the networks, 91 men appeared…

Jessica Wakeman |

What Your Body May Be Trying To Tell You

Our bodies tell us a lot of things. A grumbling tummy when we’re hungry, a yawn when we need sleep, those all too familiar menstrual cramp when it’s that time…

Daniela Guernica |

What’s So Great About Rachel Maddow?

MSNBC has always been my news network of choice (sorry CNN, Fox News, and C-SPAN!) — I loved Tim Russert and was always an avid “Meet The Press” watcher, plus…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |

5 Reasons We Love…Rachel Maddow

1. Maddow consistently holds her own with loud mouths like Keith Olbermann and Chris Matthews as a regular panelist on MSNBC. She’s so impressive that she scored a hosting gig…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |