Best Commencement Speeches, Ever
It’s graduation season again and NPR has published a compendium of the best commencement speeches dating back to 1774. You can sort by terms like “YOLO,” or by year and speaker. If it’s got a YouTube video, it’s there for you to watch. This is a good tool to bookmark …
Chris Matthews vs. the Ballerinas
Chris Matthews chose the Greenberg Theatre at American University as the venue to interview the President this Thursday. The interview bumped a dress rehearsal of the Nutcracker, keeping young traveling ballerinas aged 5-14 from practicing that night and kicking them out on the streets. Read on for the full letter from the Artistic …
Michele Bachmann’s Running Mate? [Picture]
This picture of Michele Bachmann and Chris Matthews was taken last night at the TIME 100 Gala. We’re told they were both holding their breath in this picture.
Our Favorite Election Night Sign
A sign reading, “How’s the tingle, Chris?”, appeared last night on MSNBC as Michele Bachmann was interviewed by Chris Matthews. Following the interview, Matthews took a couple minutes to explain why he had once said what he did and followed it up by calling Bachmann “moronic.” Classy.
Famously Quoteworthy: Who Said This?
Who recently said this? “The past me used to show his happiness on the outside, and there’s no need to do that anymore.” 1. Chris Matthews 2. Gilbert Arenas 3. Adrian Fenty 4. Harry Reid Click to find out.
Famously Quoteworthy: Master of Malt
Jon Stewart on Chris Matthews: … “a Scotch away from becoming Ron Burgundy.” Watch it here.
Ever Had One of Those Nights…
…Where you wish you could take something back? Chris Matthews may be color blind [Real Clear Politics] /what if this guy said the same thing?
MSNBC Can’t Seem To Get It Right
First there was this incident – and now this seen over at Fishbowl. Is it asking too much if someone was to spot-edit the graphics before they made an appearance on national television? [if yes, just say so] *hint: it’s not 2008.
Inside the Mind and Inbox of Rahm Emanuel
Have you ever wondered what Rahm Emanuel’s inbox looked like? Probably not, but in case you had … wonder no more. Click on the picture in order to increase the size. Thanks goes to the geniuses at HolyTaco.com for the inspiration. And please note, this is a spoof and not …
How Should MSNBC Improve Their Ratings?
If you’re MSNBC, what’s the best way to improve your slumping ratings? 1. Hope that Obama taps Chris Matthews as his super-secret press secretary? “This country needs a successful presidency,” Matthews said in addition to, ” I want to do everything I can to make this thing work, this new …
MSNBC is Behaving Like a Heroin Addict
Not our words. Those are the colorful words of one senior staff member at MSNBC, following the demotion of Chris Matthews and Keith Olbermann. In short, the cable network is walking blindly trying to figure out which direction to go. From the NYT: In interviews, 10 current and former staff …
John Adams, Tom Hanks, Chris Matthews
Rachel Cothran covers Tom Hanks and Chris Matthews screening the new HBO mini-series “John Adams” in U.S. Capitol’s Statuary Hall From the Baltimore Sun to Stat Hall – is there anywhere HBO can’t go? Why were they kicked out for “K Street” a few years ago, but back now?
[wow] This video is brutal
A Texas State Senator who supports Barack Obama can’t name a single legislative accomplishment of his. And just how long until Camp Hillary captures this very awkward moment and cuts an ad very similar to this one?