Rachel Maddow

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  • Television networks bring something new to Iowa

    Cable news networks brought new toys and new people to the 2012 presidential campaign's opening night in Iowa on Tuesday, yet the tight race made it a struggle for viewers to make sense of it all.


  • MSNBC chief lauds Sharpton but no job offer yet

    MSNBC's possible hiring of the Rev. Al Sharpton doesn't represent a conflict of interest for the cable channel, its president said.


  • How MSNBC is surviving after Olbermann

    Keith Olbermann essentially invented the present-day MSNBC, but he didn't take it with him when he left.


  • Olbermann suspension highlights ethics rules

    Keith Olbermann's suspension from MSNBC for donating to three Democratic campaigns has made his status a cause for liberals and raised questions about how long-standing rules designed to protect the integrity of news organizations fit in a new era of opinionated programming.


  • ** FILE ** Senate candidate Rand Paul, Kentucky Republican, arrives at his campaign headquarters in Bowling Green, Ky., on Wednesday, May 19, 2010, the day after winning his party's nomination. (AP Photo)

    EDITORIAL: Rand Paul and racism

    It didn't take long for Kentucky Republican senatorial candidate Rand Paul to learn his first lesson in the big-league political spotlight: Never trust a liberal. The libertarian eye surgeon drew fire from the left for his impolitic attempt to hold a rational debate on the nuances of the Civil Rights Act with MSNBC's Rachel Maddow on Wednesday.


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