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Fight night down South

Fight night down South

03/12/12 08:00PM

Newt Gingrich continues to vow to take his fight “all the way to Tampa,” but can he really win? The Alabama and Mississippi primaries are make-or-break for Gingrich, but even if he loses those contests, he may not exit the race anytime soon. watch

All eyes on Obama's next moves

All eyes on Obama's next moves

03/12/12 08:00PM

Obama’s approval ratings may be dipping as the GOP race continues. With a White House conference scheduled on the same day as the Alabama and Mississippi primaries, is Obama playing by strategy, or is it all just a coincidence? The NOW panel weighs in... watch

Feeding zebras & the life of Newt Gingrich

03/12/12 04:51PM

How much does it cost to feed a zebra?  Newt Gingrich knew the answer to that when he was ten years old!  His campaign released a 16 minute film on the life and times of Newton Leroy McPherson.  We planned to run part of it in our segment on the 2012 race, but ran out of time.  Here are some gems from the video: how Newt used to play on tanks... read more

NOW & Later

03/12/12 03:35PM

'Joke shows' - Joseph Kony - awkward transitions - the American dream - all in today's NOW & Later, the web's most eclectic extra! read more

Intern Moment of the Day: College Debt

Intern Moment of the Day: College Debt

03/12/12 03:11PM

Our interns know a thing or two about the cost of college so it isn't a big surprise that their moment of the day is our segment on student loans.  Richard Cordray, the new head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, is looking into student loan abuses and asking college students to share their stories about problems they’ve had... read more

NOW Today: Game changers?

03/12/12 06:58AM

This morning we're reminded that just one story has the potential to completely reshape the 2012 race. It's not certain that the news out of Afghanistan will be that story, but the killing of 16 civilians by a rogue U.S. soldier has the Taliban vowing revenge and re-igniting the debate over Afghanistan. After 10 years at war, the issue... read more

Trending NOW

03/12/12 06:47AM

A busy Monday with several new headlines.Magid CPI: Taliban vow revenge for Afghans killed by US troop; Whitney Houston's daughter tells Oprah: 'She's always with me'; Crystal Cathedral's senior pastor says she's leaving to start a new church Google: 2012 ncaa tournament bracket; what time is it; sarah palinTwitter:... read more

War in Afghanistan reminiscent of Vietnam?

War in Afghanistan reminiscent of Vietnam?

03/11/12 08:00PM

New poll numbers show growing disapproval of U.S. involvement in Afghanistan. MSNBC’s Alex Wagner and the NOW panel weigh in on the current state of the war in Afghanistan following news of a U.S. soldier who killed 16 Afghani civilians over the... watch

Gallons of problems

Gallons of problems

03/11/12 08:00PM

Rising gas prices are hurting Obama’s approval ratings, but will this be the issue that hurts his re-election too? The NOW panel discusses Obama’s response to oil consumption in America, fracking and Keystone XL. watch

GOP alienates women with culture war

GOP alienates women with culture war

03/11/12 08:00PM

From the recent debate over contraception to Rush Limbaugh’s incendiary comments about Sandra Fluke, the Republican party seems to be losing favor with female voters. Can the GOP find a way to repair the party’s image amongst women before November? watch

The Speaker's take on his Congress

03/09/12 06:09PM

It's not exactly that the comment is all that surprising - it's that it comes from none other than the Speaker of the House himself!Here's what Rep. John Boehner, R-Ohio, told Peggy Noonan: "We got some of the smartest people in the country who serve here, and some of the dumbest. We got some of the best people you'd... read more

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