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Fox host: Pay limits are ‘slippery slope’ to socialism

Fox host Gretchen Carlson is concerned that President Obama’s plan to limit pay for executives whose companies take federal bailout money could lead to socialism. This video is from Fox’s Fox & Friends, broadcast Feb. 5, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Author: Bush Pentagon made Gitmo ‘Dante’s Inferno-ish’

Author Karen Greenberg joins Jon Stewart to talk about her new book “The Least Worst Place.” Greenburg reported that Guantanamo Bay was constructed in less than 96 hours. Pentagon officials wanted the detention center to operate in the spirit of the Geneva Conventions. By the time that the first detainees…

Lewis Black: GOP Rep. could own the ‘asshole store’

Comedy Central’s Lewis Black looks at Congress’ attempt to use YouTube to increase their poll numbers. Lewis notes a comment posted on a video by Republican House Minority Whip Eric Cantor that suggest he works at the “asshole store.” This video is from Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, broadcast Feb.…

Greenwald: Cheney setting up Obama in case of terror attack

Dick Cheney gave his first interview after leaving office. Cheney seemed to spend the entire interview trying to scare the American People. Salon.com’s Glenn Greenwald joins MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow to discuss what Cheney was trying to accomplish in his interview. This video is from MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show, broadcast…

Krugman: Reagan deregulation lead to economic crisis

During a press conference on Wednesday, President Obama rejected tax cuts the Congressional Republicans want. Is Obama ushering in the end of Reaganomics and deregulation? Rachel Maddow is joined by Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman. This video is from MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show, broadcast Feb. 4, 2009. Download video…

Obama announces limits on executive pay

President Obama announced that he was imposing a limit on the pay of some senior executives who work for firms receiving bailout money. “What gets people upset — and rightfully so — are executives being rewarded for failure,” said the president. Senior executive will have their salaries limited to $500,000.…

Colbert to GOP: Rush Limbaugh is your leader

Stephen Colbert examines new leadership in the Republican Party. This video is from Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, broadcast Feb. 3, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Cheney: Hundreds of thousands could die in terror attack

Politico’s Mike Allen interviewed former vice president Dick Cheney. In the interview Cheney said that hundreds of thousands could be killed in a new attack. The former vice president believes that President Obama’s policies make an attack more likely. Politico has more details here. This video is from Politico, broadcast…

Chris Matthews: Howard Dean should replace Daschle

MSNBC’s Chris Matthews asked Sen. Claire McCaskill why Howard Dean is not being named to replace Tom Daschle as the nominee for Secretary of Health and Human Services. “He’s a medical doctor. It seems perfect to make him head of HHS,” said Matthews. This video is from MSNBC’s Hardball, broadcast…

CNN: Phelps unites pot smokers

CNN’s Jeanne Moos reported that the photo of Michael Phelps smoking a bong has united pot smokers on the internet. This video is from CNN’s American Morning, broadcast Feb. 4, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

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