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Olbermann says spinning Fleischer was stoned

Newsweek’s Jonathan Alter talked to MSNBC’s Keith Olbermann about Ari Fleischer and other Bush supporters who are still trying to rewrite history to be more favorable to the former president This video is from MSNBC’s Countdown, broadcast Mar. 11, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Colbert renews rap challenge to Michael Steele

Stephen Colbert renewed a invitation for Michael Steele to a contest of rapping skills. “I have twice challenged Mr. Steele to come on my show and lay down some hard-core core-conservative rhymes in a rap battle with me,” said Colbert on his Tuesday night show. This video is from Comedy…

Hannity suggests Christianity compatible with torture

Fox News’ Sean Hannity invited Meghan McCain on his show to talk about court filing by 9/11 defendants detained at Guantanamo Bay. The group of detainees had admitted that they were “terrorists to the bone.” “They declared war on us and we’re fighting a war and we know there is…

Stewart continues assault on Cramer, includes Scarborough

Jon Stewart expanded his assault on Jim Cramer to include Joe Scarborough. In defending Cramer, Scarborough attempted to criticize Stewart: “Politicians stumbles over himself. They pick it up. They edit it. He runs the clip. Then he makes a funny face and the audience has a Pavlovian response.” “What do…

Fort Lewis soldier charged in teen’s death

A Fort Lewis private has been charged in the death of his 16-year-old girlfriend. The Associated Press reported: The Army has charged a 19-year-old soldier from Indiana in the fatal drug overdose of a 16-year-old girl at a Fort Lewis barracks. Pvt. Timothy E. Bennitt, a heavy construction equipment operator…

Ron Paul: McCain ‘grandstanding’ with earmark opposition

Ron Paul believes that all Congressional spending should be done through earmarks. “We needed to earmark everything.” Paul told Fox’s Neil Cavuto. “Would you argue then, sir, when John McCain was saying the whole earmark thing itself is what’s out of control?” asked Cavuto. “No. No. He totally misunderstands it.…

Obama not concerned by 9/11 defendants’ filing

RAW STORY’s Rachel Oswald reported: White House press secretary Robert Gibbs said Judge Henley’s decision to accept the detainees’ legal pleading was not troubling at a press conference this afternoon. FOX News reporter Wendell Goler asked Gibbs if the decision by the judge to accept the legal filings was troubling,…

Cramer whines about criticism from Stewart

CNBC’s Jim Cramer got defensive when NBC’s Meredith Vieira asked him about criticism by late-nite comic Jon Stewart. “Did I make a mistake? Okay, first of all, any time you recommend a stock and it goes down, you’ve made a mistake,” confessed Cramer. The CNBC host tried to defend himself.…

Jon Stewart to Jim Cramer: ‘F*ck you!’

CNBC’s Jim Cramer got defensive when NBC’s Meredith Vieira asked him about criticism by late-nite comic Jon Stewart. “Did I make a mistake? Okay, first of all, any time you recommend a stock and it goes down, you’ve made a mistake,” confessed Cramer. The CNBC host tried to defend himself.…

Olbermann: Blame for economic crisis goes beyond Washington

Countdown’s Keith Olbermann places the blame for the economic downturn past President Barack Obama and President Bush to the Wall Street executives who paid politicians and brought deregulation. This video is from MSNBC’s Countdown, broadcast Mar. 9, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

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