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Keith Olbermann: Sarah Palin ‘factually challenged’

On MSNBC’s ‘Countdown’ last night, Keith Olbermann slammed an Op-ed published Tues., July 14, 2009 by the Washington Post, as written by Sarah Palin. “The ‘Op’ in Op-ed could have stood for facts optional here,” Olbermann tells guest Chris Hayes, the Washington editor of The Nation. RAW STORY has more…

Wilkerson suspects CIA ‘killing the wrong people’

As new details about a secret CIA program emerge, an official is now saying the CIA program was meant to carry out “ground attacks” against al Qaeda leaders. This is the same program that former Vice President Dick Cheney reportedly wanted to keep secret from Congress. Rachel Maddow is joined…

Eugene Robinson: Liz Cheney creating ‘wall of smoke’

The Washington Post’s Eugene Robinson discusses Liz Cheney’s defense against allegations that her father, the former vice president, told the CIA to keep Congress in the dark about waterboarding and other counter-terrorism programs. This video is from MSNBC’s Countdown, broadcast July 14, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Olbermann: Senator ‘jackasses’ creating law against human hybrids

Twenty one United States Senators are pushing to ban the creation of human hybrids. MSNBC’s Keith Olbermann and comedian Christian Finnegan discuss why Congress is not focusing on more important matters. This video is from MSNBC’s Countdown, broadcast July 14, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Olbermann: Coward birther dodges duty as soldier

Maj. Stefan Frederick Cook and his attorney Orly Taitz are seeking a federal court order in Georgia to delay, and ultimately prevent Cook’s upcoming deployment to Afghanistan based on his claim that President Barack Obama is not a natural-born citizen and is therefore “ineligible to serve as commander-in-chief of the…

Steele lures blacks to GOP with ‘fried chicken and potato salad’

An Indiana Republican blog got Michael Steele to answer questions from bloggers. MileHive’s Cameron Cowan asked the RNC Chairman for his plan to attract minorities to the Party. “My plan is to say ‘Y’all come,’” said Steele. “I’ve got the fried chicken and potato salad,” he added. This video is…

Sotomayor explains ‘wise Latina’ comments

Judge Sonia Sotomayor explains the context of her controversial 2001 statement, says that she was trying to inspire Latino students “to believe that they become anything that they wanted to become, just as I had.” This video is from The Washington Post, broadcast July 14, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Colbert gives GOP advice for ‘Borking’ Sotomayor

Republicans can derail Judge Sonia Sotomayor’s nomination to the Supreme Court if they follow Stephen Colbert’s sound advice. This video is from Comedy Central’s The Colbert Report, broadcast July 13, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Daily Show: Palin stepping down as mother

The Daily Show’s Samantha Bee announced that Gov. Sarah Palin will be quitting her job as mother. This video is from Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, broadcast July 13, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Liz Cheney: Special prosecutor for torture would be ‘shameful’

Appearing on Fox & Friends Tuesday, Liz Cheney appeared to take credit for keeping the country safe from terrorism. “Look, we have kept the nation safe since 9/11. There hasn’t been a single attack,” she said. But Cheney thinks that Eric Holder is putting the country at risk by considering…

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