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Top Talker: Super Failure

11/21/11 09:14AM

After months of deliberations, the congressional super committee appears ready to accept failure. With a self-imposed deadline to slash more than a trillion dollars from the deficit now just hours away, lawmakers on both sides admit any hope for agreement is slipping away. Since the beginning, the deadlock has come down to huge sticking points. read more

Morning Headlines: Monday, Nov. 21st

11/21/11 05:54AM

Here's a look at the stories we're following right now. What are you reading this morning?20 killed as Egyptians demand democracyLawmakers trade blame as deficit talks crumbleNewt tears into OWSDebt super committee members brace for failureOfficers in pepper spray incident placed on leaveRomney scores 2nd major NH endorsementCops: NYC suspect was close to ready with bombAbsentee candidates lead GOP fieldObama asserts growing US stake in Asia read more

Tales of kidnapping, rescues in new...

Tales of kidnapping, rescues in new Holbrooke book

11/20/11 07:00PM

Writer David Rohde joins Morning Joe to discuss the book "Unquiet American," which is about the late U.S. Ambassador Richard Holbrooke. Rohde recounts when Holbrooke helped negotiate his release after being held hostage in both Serbia and Afghanistan. watch

Halperin: No leadership to make deficit...

Halperin: No leadership to make deficit cuts happen

11/20/11 07:00PM

The bipartisan super committee appears poised to admit defeat after the group's talks to find $1.2 trillion in deficit cuts appears to have crumbled. Fortune's Andy Serwer joins Morning Joe to discuss why the talks have broken down, and why some GOP... watch

Barnicle models his new tie

Behind the scenes: Friday on the set of Morning Joe

11/18/11 03:35PM

Happy Friday, everyone!Let's take a quick peek behind the Morning Joe curtain, shall we? If you watched the show today, you saw something particularly fun happen. Donny Deutsch brought Mike Barnicle a tie. A nice shade of purple. It's shiny. Earlier in the week, Donny brought Mika a pair of spiky heels. It's not the first time he's done it, and it seems safe to say it won't be the last. He likes to apologize with shoes.Today he brought the tie. And Barnicle seemed to like it.Here he is modeling it for us: And then Jeff Bridges stopped by, but he didn't bring Barnicle a tie. read more

Huntsman to Obama: Nobody's listening; nobody cares

11/18/11 12:38PM

2012 GOP presidential candidate Jon Huntsman: “You’ve got to realize when you’re elected – either as governor or president – you’ve got two years in which to change the world. You’ve got the benefit of the doubt of the voting public; Congress is pretty much going to give you the benefit of the doubt. You’ve got two years and then the door closes. That’s the president’s problem right now. He had two years. He didn’t address the underlying economic problems. He gave us Obamacare: a $1 trillion bomb over 10 years when we can least afford it. The door has closed. read more

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