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Olbermann to Obama: Don’t accept McChrystal resignation

In a Special Comment, Countdown’s Keith Olbermann argues that President Barack Obama shouldn’t accept a resignation from Gen. Stanley McChrystal. This video is from MSNBC’s Countdown, broadcast June 22, 2010. Watch this video on iPhone/iPad…

Fox legal analyst predicts McChrystal will be fired

Fox News Senior Judicial analyst told hosts Gretchen Carlson and Brian Kilmeade that he expects Gen. Stanley McChrystal to be fired by the president. “I think he probably will be because of the insubordination contained in this article,” Napolitano said, referring to a Rolling Stone article due on newsstands Friday.…

Redford: BP marketing makes me want to ‘throw up’

The actor and advocate for an environmentally responsible policy describes what the oil spill should mean for America. This video is from MSNBC’s Countdown, broadcast June 21, 2010. This video is from NRDC.org, uploaded June 3, 2010.…

Kristol: ‘Not healthy’ for Obama to ‘bully’ BP

Fox News’ Bill Kristol believes BP should pay for the Gulf oil spill but he also believes that President Barack Obama shouldn’t “bully” the company into paying. This video is from Fox’s Fox News Sunday, broadcast June 21, 2010. Watch this video on iPhone/iPad…

Turley: Clinton’s comments on Arizona lawsuit ‘deeply embarrassing’ to Holder

While being interviewed by Ecuadorean television, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton revealed that the U.S. will sue Arizona over an anti-illegal immigration law. Jonathan Turley told CNN’s Kiran Chetry that Clinton’s comments were “deeply embarrassing” to Attorney General Eric Holder. This video is from CNN’s American Morning, broadcast June 21,…

Lieberman tells internet to ‘relax’ about ‘kill switch’

Sen. Joe Lieberman is telling his critics to “relax” over a bill that would allow the president to disable parts of the internet as he deems necessary. China has an internet “kill switch” and the U.S. should too, according to Lieberman. “We need this capacity in a time of war.…

Emanuel: Barton apology shows how Republicans would govern

White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel sees a pattern in Rep. Joe Barton’s (R-TX) apology to BP. “That is a philosophy,” Emanuel told ABC’ Jake Tapper Sunday. “You can say it’s a political gift for [Democrats], and it is. But it’s dangerous for the American people because while the…

McConnell: ‘I couldn’t disagree with Joe Barton more’

The Senate Minority Leader Sunday joined a chorus of Republicans who disagree with Rep. Joe Barton’s (R-TX) apology to BP. Rep. Joe Barton shocked fellow Republicans Thursday when he told BP he was sorry that the government was forcing them to pay up for a spill they were responsible for.…

Maddow uncovers BP Gulf recovery propaganda

The Rachel Maddow Show Press Release Theater performs “Ballet at Sea” by the BP Global in-house reporting team. This video is from MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show, broadcast June 17, 2010.…

GOP congressman apologizes to BP for $20 billion ‘shakedown’

Things aren’t all bad for BP. CEO Tony Hayward appeared before a House Energy panel Thursday and at least one Republican congressman spoke up in his defense. Rep. Joe Barton called the $20 billion trust fund a “shakedown” and apologized to the oil company. “I’m speaking totally for myself and…

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