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Latest Phil Griffin Items
Since MSNBC is in the political ring, its opponents are always on the lookout for things to attack. Lately, NBC's left-leaning cable news sister has offered plenty of ammunition.
The race card is the overworked joker in the deck of every media and political hack. When a Democratic partisan lays it on the table, the Republican instinct is to head for the exit, leaving his cards, chips and courage behind.
Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus has announced that all RNC staff are banned from appearing on MSNBC until its president formally apologizes for a racially charged tweet against conservatives.
MSNBC has fired the person who posted a tweet calling conservatives racist after an uproar that included a biracial social-media blitz and a Republican National Committee ban on staff appearances on the left-wing television network.
MSNBC's president apologized for an offensive tweet and fired the person responsible Thursday after a top Republican suggested that GOP officials should boycott the news network.
It is news that should secretly please Mitt Romney, a man who insists he won't ever run again for president, and so there. Some voters, however, have not forgotten him, and Mitt nostalgia lingers.
"Hardball" host Chris Matthews is a top-notch, hard-charging cable news-show host — a "national treasure," said MSNBC's president, referring to recent ratings.
During a press briefing Friday morning in the 51st-floor boardroom, MSNBC President Phil Griffin questioned the validity of Fox News' eye-popping ratings last week.
Alec Baldwin officially has landed a gig in cable news, MSNBC confirmed Thursday.