Bye Bye, JulianJohn Cook · 09/01/11 03:42PM
Many observers have understandably raised concerns for the safety of confidential informants whose identities are revealed in the full, unredacted copy of Wikileaks' State Department cables that was made public this week in a Keystone Kops farce. But the biggest victim of the latest disclosure is Julian Assange, who no longer has a reason to demand your attention.
Erick Erickson, Lord of the House RepublicansJim Newell · 07/25/11 03:41PM
There is precisely one person on Earth for whom this terrible debt ceiling debate has been a net positive: Erick Erickson, CNN political analyst and blogger at RedState.com! He's used it to portray himself as the most important person in Republican party politics, with his trenchant blog posts. Did you know that House Republicans need his permission to do anything? It's true! Our politics are just that healthy.
Bill Maher Explains the Problem With Nancy Grace in 30 SecondsMatt Cherette · 06/18/11 02:56PM
On last night's Real Time, Bill Maher said a lot. He made fat jokes about secret-hoarding New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, compared Michele Bachmann to Sarah Palin, took a final taste of Weiner, and more. But none of that matters, because this clip—which features Maher's joyously jarring 30-second summation of HLN loudmouth Nancy Grace—is the only one worth watching.
Watch Ed Schultz and Michael Steele Yell at Each Other on Real TimeMatt Cherette · 04/16/11 02:22PM
When Bill Maher brought up Senator Jon Kyl's intentionally false statement about Planned Parenthood's propensity to perform abortions on last night's Real Time, panelists Ed Schultz and Michael Steele disagreed with each other about the egregiousness of Kyl's fib. It was contentious, yes, but boy oh boy was that just the tip of their shouty iceberg!
Here Are Joel Osteen's Contradictory, Homophobic Statements to Piers MorganMatt Cherette · 01/26/11 10:01PM
This evening's Piers Morgan Tonight featured megachurch pastor Joel Osteen and his
Stepford wife Victoria. When Morgan switched the subject to homosexuality, Osteen—declaring it a "sin" and comparing it to an "addiction"—contradicted and offended on multiple levels.
Laura Ingraham: Obama's Appearance at Tucson Memorial Was "Campaign Rally"Matt Cherette · 01/13/11 08:42PM
Tucker Carlson: Michael Vick "Should Have Been Executed"Matt Cherette · 12/28/10 10:41PM
Watch a Stupid Republican Congressman Stupidly Argue Against the DADT RepealMatt Cherette · 12/22/10 08:10PM
Dennis Miller Hates Julian Assange and Jimmy Carter, Loves PunsMatt Cherette · 12/01/10 09:06PM
James Carville Loves Talking About Hillary Clinton's Three TesticlesJim Newell · 11/18/10 05:41PM
Donald Trump: People "Close to Rioting" Over Ground Zero MosqueMatt Cherette · 09/13/10 08:49PM
Young Bill O'Reilly Was an Expert In PornAdrian Chen · 08/28/10 11:38AM
Bill O'Reilly Compares Transgender People to EwoksMaureen O'Connor · 05/19/10 01:50PM
This is sadly predictable. Discussing a lawsuit against American Eagle alleging the retailer discriminated against transgender employees, Billo compared trans people to "ewoks," saying they would "scare the customers."
Mike Milbury Calls Russian Olympic Hockey Team "Eurotrash"Matt Cherette · 02/24/10 10:52PM
Let the countdown to Olympic sportscaster Mike Milbury's inevitable suspension begin! After tonight's quarterfinal hockey game between Canada and Russia, Milbury had some choice words for the Russian athletes, saying that they "came with their Eurotrash game." Video inside.
Chris Matthews on Obama: "I Forgot He Was Black Tonight for an Hour"Matt Cherette · 01/27/10 11:00PM
Access Hollywood's Brittany Murphy Coverage: A Tragedy in Four ActsMatt Cherette · 12/21/09 09:43PM
Glenn Beck on Leno: A Dossier of the CrazyMatt Cherette · 12/19/09 01:39AM
I Want to Work for Diddy 2 Confirms that, Yep, Diddy is Still AnnoyingMatt Cherette · 12/08/09 12:00AM
Tonight, we answer the question sure to be on everyone's mind: Is Diddy still an annoying, overgrown baby? Short answer: Yes. Long answer: YESSSSS. Evidence? Watch his freak out when a prospective assistant can't spell a word. Game. Set. Match.