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Chris Matthews to DeLay: ‘I Owe You’

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That’s what the “Hardball” host tells the disgraced representative in a not-meant-for-airing exchange surfaced by the Huffington Post. Also see the sexist comment DeLay made about Hillary Clinton. (video)

Posted on Apr 5, 2006 WATCH & LISTEN
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Stewart Lambastes Cheney’s Demands

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Jon Stewart is at his inspired best riffing on Dick Cheney’s list of hospitality demands.

Posted on Mar 27, 2006 WATCH & LISTEN

Why We Fight

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If you are troubled by the symbiotic relationship between military contractors and military planners—as Eisenhower was—don’t miss the acclaimed documentary, “Why We Fight.”
Check out:

  • the trailer
  • an interview with the film’s creator
  • a New Yorker article on the film’s screening at a military academy
  • a Walter Cronkite column on the film
  • movie reviews here, here and here
  • Posted on Mar 23, 2006 WATCH & LISTEN

    Kevin Phillips Warns of Religious Fanatics

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    Kevin Phillips, in-demand author of “American Theocracy,” says—dead seriously—that many Americans don’t worry about the economy because they’re waiting for the second coming of Christ. Watch it.

    Posted on Mar 22, 2006 WATCH & LISTEN

    Top Climate Scientist Ravages Bush on ‘60 Minutes’

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    NASA scientist James Hansen says that in three decades of government work, he has “never witnessed such restrictions on the ability of scientists to communicate with the public.”

    Posted on Mar 21, 2006 WATCH & LISTEN

    Stewart Jabs Bush Over Iran Bombs Claim

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    Jon Stewart lays it out in technicolor: Bush had no solid backing for his claim that Iran is providing the deadly Iraqi roadside bombs. (As Truthdig also pointed out two days ago.)

    Posted on Mar 17, 2006 WATCH & LISTEN

    Abu Ghraib Victim Exploiting His Own Torture?

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    NFL star Tiki Barber, a “Fox & Friends” guest host, asserted that an Abu Ghraib torture victim is “taking advantage” of his past by heading a prisoners’ rights group.

    Posted on Mar 16, 2006 WATCH & LISTEN

    NYT’s John Burns on Civil War In Iraq

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    The N.Y. Times’ Baghdad bureau chief tells Bill Maher it appears “improbable” that the U.S. effort in Iraq will reach “a satisfactory conclusion.”

    Posted on Mar 15, 2006 WATCH & LISTEN

    Feingold Dresses Down CNN’s Soledad O’Brien

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    The Wisconsin senator says that the CNN host has been intimidated by the RNC into believing that there exists a serious legal debate over the legality of the president’s spying program.
    DailyKos has more.

    Posted on Mar 14, 2006 WATCH & LISTEN

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    Posted on Mar 13, 2006 WATCH & LISTEN

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