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Leaders, and having it all in our June 30 show

06/30/12 09:00AM

This variety-show appearance of the Shangri-Las is problematic on several levels, by today's standards. The prim and proper outfits for a bunch of roughneck young ladies from Queens; the rude interruption of the "leader of the pack" himself (who looks like Bob Hope, but I can't tell for sure) and his loud motorcycle which keeps revving throughout the performance. read more

Good Look: SNAP out of it, America

Good Look: SNAP out of it, America

06/30/12 07:53AM

Melissa started a stirring discussion about federal spending on SNAP, the program which folks (particularly Republicans) refer to more loosely as food stamps. In addition to warming up for today's show by watching our Go Figure segment and both segments of the discussion below, I'd encourage you also to check out the Washington Post's Suzy Khimm's post from Wednesday. read more

Who is Broadway for?

Who is Broadway for?

06/29/12 08:00PM

Melissa Harris-Perry and her guests - actor Blair Underwood and director Emily Mann - talk about their production of "A Streetcar Named Desire," and the... watch

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