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'Selma' director DuVernay joins 'MHP' for extensive interview

01/13/15 09:21AM

Golden Globe-nominated director Ava DuVernay visited #nerdland for a lengthy discussion about her critically-acclaimed film, "Selma." Issues discussed with host Melissa Harris-Perry include the history of women in the civil rights movement, the film's controversial depiction of President Lyndon B. Johnson, humanizing Rev. Dr.... read more

"MHP" - February 1st

"MHP" - February 1st

02/01/15 11:59PM

“MHP” provides edgy analysis and guest-driven discussion of political, cultural and community issues. Sunday’s topics include: All things football! watch

#Nerdland plays 'Which Lynch is which?'

#Nerdland plays 'Which Lynch is which?'

02/01/15 11:50AM

#Nerdland guests Dave Zirin, Jill Filipovic, Kavitha Davidson and Chris Valletta guess who said the memorable quote from this past week - Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch or Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch. watch

Is 'Dadvertising' just marketing to women?

Is 'Dadvertising' just marketing to women?

02/01/15 11:39AM

As advertisers celebrate dads in a big way, are they really trying to reach a wider group of men, or is this just another way to market to women? Dave Zirin, Jill Filipovic, Kavitha Davidson and Chris Valletta weigh in. watch

Who will be the surprise guest at Super Bowl?

Who will be the surprise guest at Super Bowl?

02/01/15 11:37AM

After weeks of rehearsal, Katy Perry will share the stage with rocker Lenny Kravitz for the Super Bowl’s halftime show. Craig Melvin reports the latest on what to expect from the performances and which star will reportedly be a surprise guest. watch

Roger Goodell: It's been a tough year for me

Roger Goodell: It's been a tough year for me

02/01/15 11:00AM

While women make up one third of the NFL’s viewers, the league’s handling of the caught-on-video incident of violence perpetrated by Ray Rice against his then-fiancee, now wife, Janay, became the definitive NFL women’s moment of the season. watch

Fans bet big during Super Bowl

Fans bet big during Super Bowl

02/01/15 10:51AM

More people bet on the Super Bowl than any event in American sports, and fans this year can put money on everything from the coin toss to Katy Perry’s hair color during halftime. Intervention specialist Brad Lamm joins to discuss gambling addiction. watch

Parents steering kids away from football

Parents steering kids away from football

02/01/15 10:41AM

A new poll found that 37% of Americans say they would steer their kids away from playing football because they are worried about concussions. Sports neurologist Dr. Anthony Alessi joins the table to discuss. watch

Nicki Minaj talks Super Bowl

Nicki Minaj talks Super Bowl

02/01/15 10:24AM

Super Bowl fans have been ramping up to the game with pre-parties filled with celebrities and pop star performances. NBC’s Craig Melvin talks to Nicki Minaj about the Super Bowl. watch

Why MHP is ‘addicted’ to football

Why MHP is ‘addicted’ to football

02/01/15 09:59AM

Melissa Harris-Perry explains why, despite issues of health problems for players, domestic abuse scandals and “deflate-gate,” she remains addicted to the game and ritual of watching football. Dave Zirin, Wade Davis, Kavitha Davidson and Chris Valletta... watch

'MHP' Syllabus: 2.1.15

01/31/15 07:48PM

This Sunday in #nerdland: we’re touching down on everything football (be prepared for the puns)!Although the league has dropped the ball in some major ways this year, we’re still going to eat our hot wings and root for our favorite team.Our all-star roster of panelists will discuss why we love the game—even at times when we feel like we shouldn... read more

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