“The Battle for the Soul of the Democratic Party is Joined!” – Obama-Biden vs. FDL’s David Dayen

By: Wednesday September 29, 2010 6:02 am

Lawrence O’Donnell ropes FDL Newser David Dayen into some high-flying hyperbole, announcing the battle for the soul of the Democratic Party is joined! Between, according to Lawrence, the Leader of the Free World and his Vice President of the United States on one side — and a blogger on the other. Good luck, David!


Lawrence O’Donnell is Dangerously Wrong About Social Security

By: Tuesday August 31, 2010 8:00 am

Lawrence O’Donnell drank the Kool-Aid on Social Security a long time ago; last night he showed a consistent ability to swallow myths about the most successful social program in American history.

Mitch McConnell’s Con: Cut Social Security to Enable Tax Cuts to the Rich

By: Tuesday August 24, 2010 1:30 am

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell catches the dishonest bait and switch that Republican Senate Leader Mitch McConnell tried to pawn off on Sunday’s Meet the Press. * On MTP, McConnell repeatedly dodged and weaved to avoid answering a simple question from host David Gregory, which boils down to this: if you Republicans are so hysterical about the [...]

“Just Say Now” on Morning Joe

By: Thursday August 19, 2010 9:30 am

This morning on MSNBC’s Morning Joe, Rolling Stone Executive Editor Eric Bates discussed Ari Berman’s latest article on marijuana legalization, appropriately entitled “Just Say Now” (catchy, isn’t it?).

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