By Charlie Spiering | 12/06/13 08:38 AM
MSNBC's Chris Matthews interviewed President Obama on Thursday in front of an audience of students at American University in Washington, D.C. Here are 13 of the interview questions Matthews asked President Obama during a live taping of his show "Hardball" (lightly edited for clarity). 1. So,...
12/02/13 09:38 AM
There’s a moment in Captain Phillips, Paul Greengrass’s excruciatingly tense tale of the 2009 capture of an American ship captain by Somalian pirate, where the audience gets a rare chance to laugh. It’s probably not meant to come off this way, but after 90-ish minutes of nightmarish,...
By Charlie Spiering | 11/27/13 08:56 AM
Alec Baldwin may be trying to play it cool regarding his recently canceled show on MSNBC, but he's still trying to reconcile that knowing that his former colleague Martin Bashir is still on the air.
By Brian Hughes | 11/26/13 04:55 PM
President Obama in the heart of Tinseltown on Tuesday had a clear message for Hollywood executives: Don't glorify violence. “When it comes to gun violence, we’ve got to make sure that we’re not glorifying it,” Obama said during remarks at DreamWorks Animation in Los Angeles. “The...
By Paul Bedard | 11/25/13 08:36 AM
Fox TV's hit, “The Simpsons,” turned the whole Sunday episode over to liberal-conservative politics, portraying Republicans as vampires who rig elections and poking fun at New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's weight.
By Ashe Schow | 11/22/13 04:13 PM
Science, technology, engineering and math jobs may be the “sexy” jobs of today, but positions requiring higher education aren’t the only ones to which young Americans should aspire, says "Dirty Jobs" expert Mike Rowe. Rowe, whose Discovery Channel show highlights the work of Porta-Potty...
By Charlie Spiering | 11/20/13 08:08 AM
Former President George W. Bush was in rare form Tuesday night on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno", trading jokes and talking about what he's been up to. After Leno remarked that he looked more relaxed than he had as president, Bush replied, "No kiddin' ... Duh!"
By Charlie Spiering | 11/18/13 08:54 AM
Saturday Night Live aired a mock prescription drug ad for Paxil, a pill that could help President Obama out of his second term depression.
By Paul Bedard | 11/17/13 01:03 PM
An unknown political novice who has never visited Washington, D.C., won a special election for Louisiana's 5th District seat Saturday on the endorsement of the “Duck Dynasty” family and a promise to fix Obamacare.
By Rebecca Berg | 11/13/13 02:43 PM
Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor's re-election campaign made a six-figure television buy to air an ad attacking his Republican challenger, Rep. Tom Cotton, for voting to cut funding for entitlement programs. The ad, which will air across Arkansas, hits Cotton for his past support for cuts to Social...
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