by Hardball guest host Michael SmerconishAllow me a final word about the incivility that has become all too common in our political discourse. This week's poster boy is Hank Williams Jr. who with regard to the president golfing with the speaker of the house made some inane analogy to Hitler and Netanyahu. I think we all know who, in... read more
We’ll have the latest on the Wall Street protests, an update on the voter registration constraints sweeping the country, a debate on Chris Christie’s weight, and a close look at the campaign to free Amanda Knox. Tune in! read more
Has President Obama found his inner populist? He's got a new line of attack -- against Bank of America's monthly fee on customers who use their ATM cards. Let's get this straight: Banks replace good old fashioned tellers with ATMs in the name of convenience, and in doing so, they save money on all those teller salaries. Now they... read more
Chris Christie, Goodbye. Chris Christie, don't cry.I watched some of the speech today, the New Jersey governor's kiss goodbye to the presidential race and it was kind of a let-down overall. He said he couldn't come up with a reason to not complete his term as governor, which made, I figure, a couple of not-so-great points.One, he... read more
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