Maddow rants against Huffington Post, beltway media
Rachel Maddow had a few sharp-tongued words to say to her colleagues in the press about their coverage of the current budget debacle, and an especially cutting aside reserved for news site The Huffington Post.
In 2009, coverage of local so-called town hall meetings about health care reform was rampant, chronicling the angry conservatives. Now that members of Congress are back home and the budget is the big issue, no coverage, even from “the Huffington Post, which used to be liberal, but who knows anymore,” as Maddow said.
Watch the clip below, which originally aired on MSNBC April 22, 2011.