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Maddow: Summers’ connections ‘feel really Bushy’

Rachel Maddow commented on Larry Summers’ controversial connections to Wall Street firms. “This revolving door between Wall Street and regulating wall street, not only feels really bushy, it’s starting to feel not just like the foxes are guarding the henhouse, but that the foxes are both guarding the henhouse and…

CBS: Summers got $8 million from troubled banks in 2008

President Obama’s chief economic advisor is coming under criticism after records revealed that he received large fees from troubled financial institutions. CBS’ Thalia Assuras reported that Summer was paid nearly $8 million in salary, shares and speaking fees. This video is from CBS’ The Early Show, broadcast Apr. 7, 2009.…

Michael J. Fox: Limbaugh is ‘cartoonish’

Michael J. Fox talked to Jon Stewart about how his support for stem cell research caused him to be attacked by Rush Limbaugh during the 2006 elections. This video is from Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, broadcast Apr. 6, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Cheney refuses to allow his records in Bush library

Rachel Maddow talks about former Vice President Dick Cheney’s apparent reluctance to allow his records to go to President Bush’s presidential library in Dallas. This video is from MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show, broadcast Apr. 6, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Backwards Obama speech proves he is antichrist

People who think President Obama is the anti-Christ say they hear things like “serve Satan” when they play his speeches backwards. Rachel Maddow takes a look at what other things might be learned by playing other people’s speeches backwards. This video is from MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show, broadcast Apr.…

GOP blocking nominees to protect torture memos

Many of President Obama’s top appointments are being blocked by Congressional Republicans. Rachel Maddow is joined by “The Nation” Washington editor Chris Hayes. This video is from MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show, broadcast Apr. 6, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Michelle Bachmann warns of ‘re-education camps’

Rep. Michelle Bachmann told KTLK’s Sue Jeffers that Democrats had plans to require mandatory service from America’s young people. “I believe that there is a very strong chance that we will see that young people will be put into mandatory service. And the real concerns is that there are provisions…

Clinton: Overturn Afghan law allowing rape

Secretary Hillary Clinton spoke out against an Afghan law that the United Nations says would essential legalize rape during an interview with Radio Free Europe Monday. “I was deeply concerned because I do not think it reflects the values of the vast majority of the people of Afghanistan. This was…

Obama: US not at war with Islam

On Monday, the Associated Press reports, “Obama, making his first visit to a Muslim nation as president, declared Monday the United States ‘is not at war with Islam’ and called for a greater partnership with the Islamic world.” This video is from CNN.com, broadcast Apr. 6, 2009. Download video via…

NBC reporter: Decision not to show coffins was political

For the first time in 18 years, the media has been allowed to witness the return of a fallen soldier. NBC’s Jim Miklaszewski told Contessa Brewer that President H.W. Bush’s decision to bar media from witnessing coffins of returning soldier was political. This video is from MSNBC’s News Live, broadcast…

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