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Reagan on Santorum

08/24/11 08:00PM

by Hardball guest host Ron ReaganLet me finish tonight with Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum.Santorum has lately taken to comparing marriage equality to a choice of paper products. According to his whimsical logic, gay people must not be allowed the same opportunity to wed that straight couples enjoy because, well, "a paper towel is not a napkin."If only Santorum's was a lonely, homophobic voice shrieking in the wilderness. read more

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08/24/11 03:31PM

Is that all there is? With the GOP 2012 field nearly fully-formed, conservative intellectuals are still holding out for a hero. But Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), Gov. Mitch Daniels (R-IN), Fmr. Gov. Jeb Bush (R-FL) and Gov. Chris Christie (R-NJ) all deny they’ll get into the race. read more

The politics of science

08/22/11 08:00PM

by Hardball guest host Ron Reagan Let me finish tonight with science and the Republican Party. Two out of the three presidential candidates generally considered frontrunners for the Republican Party nomination believe the moon is made of green cheese. Does that cause you concern?You'd think it would. After all, astronauts have been to the moon and have brought back rocks that seem utterly cheese-free. And no giant space mice have been observed nibbling at lunar craters.Ah, but Rick Perry and Michelle Bachman - the frontrunners in question - don't believe NASA ever landed men on the moon. read more